The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 236 212 228
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.15% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.051% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £23,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.95% -23.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +3.89%
MFC
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1958 1901 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.96% 35.39% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1719 1748
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MFC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MFC Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MFC
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dudley - 1 £23,500 -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing MFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MFC.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Change Control
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) ATL
4 4 (50.00%) COM
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Ergonomics
6 2 (25.00%) wxWidgets
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (25.00%) Qt
6 2 (25.00%) Clang
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) Games
6 2 (25.00%) Xcode
6 2 (25.00%) STL
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Clang
2 2 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) GUI Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Designer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Visual C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ATL
2 4 (50.00%) COM
3 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (25.00%) Qt
3 2 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (25.00%) wxWidgets
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Ergonomics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft