The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 712 628 598
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -30
Permanent jobs citing MFC 190 267 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 182 254 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £65,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45374 42969 48068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 39.52% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38534 37236 42507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -93 180 £40,000 - 14
South East -35 59 £35,000 -26.31% 5
London -47 53 £40,000 -36.00% 3
East of England -22 40 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Sussex +9 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Horsham - 16 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -21 15 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Berkshire -3 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Hertfordshire -3 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Hampshire -33 13 £40,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridge -14 12 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Chessington - 11 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Southampton - 10 £42,000 -
Surbiton - 10 £47,500 - 1
Surrey +3 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
West Midlands -2 9 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -39 8 £41,250 +10.00%
Letchworth - 8 £43,750 -
Bracknell - 8 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands -6 7 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Worcestershire - 7 £41,500 -
Newbury +2 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Leicestershire - 6 £40,000 - 1
North West -3 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Scotland -7 5 £38,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -12 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Dunstable - 5 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 5 £38,500 - 1
Leicester - 5 £40,000 -

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 382 (95.50%) C++
2 270 (67.50%) Software Engineering
3 265 (66.25%) C#
4 215 (53.75%) Windows
5 184 (46.00%) .NET
6 143 (35.75%) Visual Studio
7 129 (32.25%) Degree
8 126 (31.50%) C
9 125 (31.25%) SQL
10 108 (27.00%) VC++
11 94 (23.50%) OO
12 89 (22.25%) WPF
13 85 (21.25%) SQL Server
14 84 (21.00%) Java
15 80 (20.00%) Multithreading
16 74 (18.50%) XML
17 69 (17.25%) Linux
18 65 (16.25%) WinForms
19 64 (16.00%) Computer Science
20 61 (15.25%) STL
21 58 (14.50%) Microsoft
22 53 (13.25%) Finance
23 52 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
24 50 (12.50%) Qt
25 49 (12.25%) JavaScript
26 45 (11.25%) Scrum
27 44 (11.00%) Mathematics
27 44 (11.00%) Android
28 43 (10.75%) HTML
29 42 (10.50%) Ethernet

MFC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (2.25%) IIS
2 7 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.75%) Apache
3 3 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.50%) Ethernet
2 34 (8.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.25%) Wireless
4 9 (2.25%) Bluetooth
5 8 (2.00%) GPRS
5 8 (2.00%) GSM
6 3 (0.75%) 4G
6 3 (0.75%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.75%) 3G
6 3 (0.75%) 2G
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.25%) MySQL
4 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 143 (35.75%) Visual Studio
2 38 (9.50%) Subversion
3 24 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (4.50%) Maven
5 16 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (4.00%) NUnit
6 15 (3.75%) JUnit
7 10 (2.50%) JIRA
8 9 (2.25%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.00%) PVCS
10 6 (1.50%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.25%) MSTest
11 5 (1.25%) Hudson
11 5 (1.25%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.25%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.25%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.75%) xUnit.net
12 3 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.75%) Moq
12 3 (0.75%) MbUnit
General
1 53 (13.25%) Finance
2 41 (10.25%) Electronics
2 41 (10.25%) Banking
3 25 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.50%) Retail
5 16 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.50%) Automotive
7 11 (2.75%) Games
8 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) French Language
10 2 (0.50%) German Language
10 2 (0.50%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 218 (54.50%) Developer
2 194 (48.50%) Software Engineer
3 87 (21.75%) C# Developer
4 79 (19.75%) C++ Developer
5 71 (17.75%) Software Developer
6 55 (13.75%) C++ Software Engineer
7 47 (11.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 41 (10.25%) .NET Developer
9 37 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (8.75%) C# Software Engineer
11 32 (8.00%) Senior Developer
12 29 (7.25%) C++ Software Developer
13 28 (7.00%) .NET Software Engineer
14 26 (6.50%) Java Developer
15 25 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
16 21 (5.25%) Junior
17 19 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
17 19 (4.75%) Junior Developer
17 19 (4.75%) Graduate
18 17 (4.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (46.00%) .NET
2 89 (22.25%) WPF
3 74 (18.50%) XML
4 65 (16.25%) WinForms
5 61 (15.25%) STL
6 50 (12.50%) Qt
7 43 (10.75%) HTML
8 35 (8.75%) OpenGL
9 32 (8.00%) HTML5
10 28 (7.00%) ASP.NET
11 26 (6.50%) .NET Framework
12 25 (6.25%) WCF
13 24 (6.00%) J2SE
13 24 (6.00%) ATL
13 24 (6.00%) J2EE
14 21 (5.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 21 (5.25%) Web Services
15 20 (5.00%) SOAP
16 18 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (4.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 44 (11.00%) Mathematics
3 30 (7.50%) CUDA
4 20 (5.00%) Physics
5 17 (4.25%) Firmware
6 16 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 16 (4.00%) Visualisation
7 15 (3.75%) Device Driver
8 14 (3.50%) 3D Graphics
9 13 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (2.00%) Home Automation
12 6 (1.50%) Derivative
13 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.75%) Handset
14 3 (0.75%) iDTV
14 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.50%) Thin Client
15 2 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 215 (53.75%) Windows
2 69 (17.25%) Linux
3 44 (11.00%) Android
4 26 (6.50%) UNIX
5 20 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.50%) Windows CE
7 9 (2.25%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.50%) Solaris
9 2 (0.50%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (67.50%) Software Engineering
2 94 (23.50%) OO
3 80 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 52 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (11.25%) Scrum
6 40 (10.00%) OOP
7 38 (9.50%) TDD
8 37 (9.25%) OOD
8 37 (9.25%) Project Management
9 33 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 29 (7.25%) Software Architecture
11 27 (6.75%) MVVM
12 24 (6.00%) UML
13 19 (4.75%) Time Management
14 16 (4.00%) Image Processing
14 16 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
14 16 (4.00%) 3D Visualisation
15 14 (3.50%) MVC
16 13 (3.25%) Software Testing
17 12 (3.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 382 (95.50%) C++
2 265 (66.25%) C#
3 126 (31.50%) C
4 125 (31.25%) SQL
5 108 (27.00%) VC++
6 84 (21.00%) Java
7 49 (12.25%) JavaScript
8 28 (7.00%) Embedded C
9 19 (4.75%) Embedded C++
10 13 (3.25%) Assembly Language
11 11 (2.75%) PHP
12 9 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.75%) VB
13 7 (1.75%) Perl
14 5 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.00%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.75%) C++/CLI
16 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 129 (32.25%) Degree
2 12 (3.00%) PhD
3 5 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.75%) TickIT
1 11 (2.75%) ISO 9000
2 3 (0.75%) HL7
2 3 (0.75%) DICOM
3 1 (0.25%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 58 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.00%) Perforce
3 13 (3.25%) Oracle
4 11 (2.75%) EMC
5 8 (2.00%) NEC
6 4 (1.00%) MathWorks
6 4 (1.00%) Borland
7 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.75%) QNX
8 2 (0.50%) Citrix
8 2 (0.50%) VMware
9 1 (0.25%) Freescale
9 1 (0.25%) Google
9 1 (0.25%) Apple
9 1 (0.25%) Sybase
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