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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 106 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.072% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
445 433 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.95% 32.24% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 362 384 465
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,077 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(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
South Wales +2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree