The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 132 121
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £43,750 £31,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -35.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £24,250 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £38,250 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  

MFC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 581 645 578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.31% 27.93% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 513 582 530
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing MFC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Birmingham

MFC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MFC in Birmingham

MFC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MFC.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) ATL
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ATL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree