Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for MFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MFC over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 173 176
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -14
Permanent jobs citing MFC 21 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 1.63% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 19
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £27,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

MFC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,406 1,652 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.17% 43.75% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,010 1,379 1,456
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing MFC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Cambridgeshire

MFC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for MFC in Cambridgeshire

MFC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 19 £47,500 +18.75% 3
MFC
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing MFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MFC.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
1 21 (100.00%) WinForms
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) Unit Testing
4 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) Broadband
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (9.52%) Capita
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.76%) Mathematical Modelling
9 1 (4.76%) Front End Development

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) UI Developer
3 17 (80.95%) C# Developer
4 16 (76.19%) C# WPF Developer
4 16 (76.19%) WinForms Developer
4 16 (76.19%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) WinForms
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.76%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Capita