The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.48% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 230 266 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 48.63% 51.65% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 212 239 243
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

MFC
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for MFC in Dorset

MFC
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth - 7 £57,500 -
MFC
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MFC.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C++
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (14.29%) STL
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Lead Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Principal Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL