The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 100 74
Permanent jobs citing MFC 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.076% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.18% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
MFC
UK

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
434 566 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.33% 42.85% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 383 527 369
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MFC
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the Wales region.

MFC Salary Trend in Wales

MFC
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft