The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 714 695 660
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Permanent jobs citing MFC 169 216 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 158 201 214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,250 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MFC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MFC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC within the UK.

MFC Salary Trend in the UK

MFC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

MFC Salary Histogram in the UK

MFC
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 160 £40,000 - 13
South East -23 49 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Cambridge +50 31 £40,000 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire +35 31 £40,000 -
East of England +5 31 £40,000 -3.03%
London +26 25 £60,000 +41.17% 4
West Sussex +8 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +15 19 £41,000 +36.66% 3
South West -4 17 £33,500 -21.17% 1
West Midlands -13 14 £30,000 -27.71%
Worcestershire +3 13 £25,000 -28.57%
Burgess Hill +1 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +18 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
North West +9 11 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Horsham -6 11 £50,000 - 1
Chertsey +9 10 £24,000 -4.00%
Scotland +21 9 £38,500 - 1
Manchester - 9 £27,500 - 1
Edinburgh +18 8 £38,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 8 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Bristol +1 8 £32,000 +10.34% 1
Malvern +1 7 £36,500 +4.28%
Sheffield -3 7 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Guildford +11 6 £40,500 -
Worcester +4 6 £22,500 -40.00%
Gloucestershire -10 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Leicestershire +12 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Brighton +12 3 £45,000 +20.00%
East Sussex +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands 0 3 £30,000 -25.00%

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MFC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MFC.

1 316 (96.93%) C++
2 204 (62.58%) Windows
3 186 (57.06%) Software Engineering
4 157 (48.16%) C#
5 140 (42.94%) Visual Studio
6 138 (42.33%) Degree
7 123 (37.73%) STL
8 116 (35.58%) Multithreading
9 113 (34.66%) SQL
10 104 (31.90%) Microsoft
11 103 (31.60%) Computer Science
12 93 (28.53%) .NET
13 91 (27.91%) OO
13 91 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
14 83 (25.46%) JavaScript
15 81 (24.85%) HTML
16 79 (24.23%) SQL Server
17 68 (20.86%) TDD
18 66 (20.25%) VC++
19 65 (19.94%) C
20 61 (18.71%) Java
21 60 (18.40%) XML
22 59 (18.10%) Client/Server
23 56 (17.18%) Linux
24 55 (16.87%) Qt
24 55 (16.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 53 (16.26%) Algorithms
26 49 (15.03%) Finance
27 48 (14.72%) HTML5
28 47 (14.42%) Subversion

MFC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MFC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (14.42%) TCP/IP
2 32 (9.82%) Ethernet
3 12 (3.68%) HTTP
4 11 (3.37%) GSM
4 11 (3.37%) Wireless
5 10 (3.07%) GPRS
6 7 (2.15%) Internet
7 6 (1.84%) NFC
7 6 (1.84%) Bluetooth
7 6 (1.84%) LDAP
7 6 (1.84%) RFID
8 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.88%) Relational Database
3 33 (10.12%) MySQL
4 8 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.84%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.53%) DB2
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.31%) SQLite
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 140 (42.94%) Visual Studio
2 47 (14.42%) Subversion
3 28 (8.59%) GCC
4 23 (7.06%) GoogleTest
5 20 (6.13%) CppUnit
6 18 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (4.60%) Bugzilla
8 14 (4.29%) Hudson
8 14 (4.29%) NUnit
8 14 (4.29%) CruiseControl
8 14 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (2.45%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.45%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.45%) FitNesse
10 6 (1.84%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.92%) GDB
11 3 (0.92%) JIRA
11 3 (0.92%) FishEye
12 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
General
1 49 (15.03%) Finance
2 47 (14.42%) Electronics
3 17 (5.21%) Games
4 8 (2.45%) Advertising
5 7 (2.15%) Marketing
6 6 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.84%) Automotive
7 5 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 181 (55.52%) Developer
2 142 (43.56%) Software Engineer
3 136 (41.72%) C++ Developer
4 42 (12.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 37 (11.35%) Software Developer
6 31 (9.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (8.90%) C++ Software Developer
8 21 (6.44%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 16 (4.91%) Junior
11 15 (4.60%) Junior Developer
12 13 (3.99%) Senior Developer
12 13 (3.99%) GUI Developer
13 10 (3.07%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (3.07%) Graduate
14 8 (2.45%) Junior C++ Developer
14 8 (2.45%) Applications Developer
15 7 (2.15%) C++ Applications Developer
15 7 (2.15%) Senior C++ Developer
15 7 (2.15%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (37.73%) STL
2 93 (28.53%) .NET
3 81 (24.85%) HTML
4 60 (18.40%) XML
5 55 (16.87%) Qt
5 55 (16.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 48 (14.72%) HTML5
7 45 (13.80%) WPF
8 42 (12.88%) OpenGL
9 37 (11.35%) ASP.NET
10 27 (8.28%) FIX Protocol
11 26 (7.98%) jQuery
12 22 (6.75%) DirectX
13 19 (5.83%) COM
14 17 (5.21%) Web Services
15 15 (4.60%) Direct3D
16 14 (4.29%) D-Bus
17 12 (3.68%) .NET Framework
18 11 (3.37%) WinForms
18 11 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 103 (31.60%) Computer Science
2 59 (18.10%) Client/Server
3 53 (16.26%) Algorithms
4 42 (12.88%) Mathematics
5 39 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (9.51%) Visualisation
7 30 (9.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (8.90%) Fixed Income
9 25 (7.67%) Pocket PC
10 21 (6.44%) 3D Graphics
11 17 (5.21%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (4.60%) CUDA
13 10 (3.07%) Home Automation
14 8 (2.45%) Hedge funds
14 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (2.45%) Data Structures
14 8 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (2.45%) Device Driver
15 7 (2.15%) Management Information System
15 7 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 204 (62.58%) Windows
2 56 (17.18%) Linux
3 40 (12.27%) Android
4 38 (11.66%) UNIX
5 34 (10.43%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.45%) Windows CE
7 6 (1.84%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (57.06%) Software Engineering
2 116 (35.58%) Multithreading
3 91 (27.91%) OO
3 91 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.86%) TDD
5 47 (14.42%) OOD
6 40 (12.27%) Scrum
7 30 (9.20%) Kanban
7 30 (9.20%) Low Latency
8 27 (8.28%) Pair Programming
9 25 (7.67%) OOP
10 24 (7.36%) UML
11 21 (6.44%) Unit Testing
11 21 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.44%) Software Architecture
12 18 (5.52%) 3D Visualisation
13 17 (5.21%) Waterfall
14 16 (4.91%) Linear Algebra
15 13 (3.99%) OOA/OOD
15 13 (3.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 316 (96.93%) C++
2 157 (48.16%) C#
3 113 (34.66%) SQL
4 83 (25.46%) JavaScript
5 66 (20.25%) VC++
6 65 (19.94%) C
7 61 (18.71%) Java
8 29 (8.90%) Objective-C
9 18 (5.52%) Embedded C++
10 16 (4.91%) Embedded C
11 10 (3.07%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.23%) VB
13 2 (0.61%) R
13 2 (0.61%) PHP
13 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.31%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 138 (42.33%) Degree
2 25 (7.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (7.67%) MCP
3 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) PhD
4 5 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.12%) QA
2 11 (3.37%) JTAG
3 2 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (4.91%) Firmware
2 7 (2.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 104 (31.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.68%) EMC
3 11 (3.37%) Lauterbach
4 10 (3.07%) NEC
5 9 (2.76%) Xamarin
6 7 (2.15%) Oracle
7 3 (0.92%) Atmel
7 3 (0.92%) Green Hills
8 2 (0.61%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.61%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.61%) Borland
8 2 (0.61%) Intel
8 2 (0.61%) Sybase
8 2 (0.61%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.31%) QNX
9 1 (0.31%) Sophos
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) Dell
9 1 (0.31%) Sun
9 1 (0.31%) Mitel
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Flexi Time & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago