The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 785 780
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 76 126 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.091% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.35% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 120 153
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34311 36257 39433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.96% 39.20% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28955 31914 34055
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

MFC
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MFC in England

MFC
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MFC in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MFC in England

MFC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the England 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
South East -1 24 £47,500 +18.75% 5
East of England -7 24 £40,000 -11.11% 5
London +30 13 £35,000 -9.67% 3
South West -13 8 £57,500 +33.72%
West Midlands +5 3 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
North East - 2 £37,500 -
MFC
UK

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 England region with a requirement for MFC.

1 158 (94.61%) C++
2 134 (80.24%) C#
3 112 (67.07%) Software Engineering
4 92 (55.09%) Windows
5 75 (44.91%) STL
6 60 (35.93%) Degree
7 58 (34.73%) SQL
8 57 (34.13%) .NET
8 57 (34.13%) Visual Studio
9 54 (32.34%) Computer Science
10 52 (31.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 50 (29.94%) Java
11 50 (29.94%) C
12 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
13 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
14 46 (27.54%) ASP.NET
15 41 (24.55%) Multithreading
16 39 (23.35%) OpenGL
17 37 (22.16%) TDD
18 35 (20.96%) HTML
19 34 (20.36%) Linux
19 34 (20.36%) Mobile App
20 33 (19.76%) Qt
21 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
21 31 (18.56%) ATL
22 30 (17.96%) CSS
23 29 (17.37%) WPF
23 29 (17.37%) SDLC
24 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
25 27 (16.17%) Algorithms

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.38%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.78%) Wireless
3 11 (6.59%) RS-232
3 11 (6.59%) RS-485
4 10 (5.99%) Ethernet
5 9 (5.39%) GPRS
5 9 (5.39%) GSM
6 4 (2.40%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.80%) Multicast
7 3 (1.80%) SSL
8 1 (0.60%) Network Security
8 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.99%) MySQL
3 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.60%) DB2
4 1 (0.60%) MS Access
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.60%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (34.13%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.19%) NUnit
3 9 (5.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (4.79%) Subversion
5 5 (2.99%) Bugzilla
5 5 (2.99%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.99%) Hudson
6 4 (2.40%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.80%) FxCop
7 3 (1.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.80%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) MSTest
7 3 (1.80%) StyleCop
7 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.60%) Qt Creator
9 1 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.60%) XMLSpy
General
1 20 (11.98%) Games
2 11 (6.59%) Electronics
3 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Finance
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (63.47%) Software Engineer
2 73 (43.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 57 (34.13%) Developer
4 38 (22.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 33 (19.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 32 (19.16%) C# Developer
7 26 (15.57%) C++ Developer
8 16 (9.58%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (8.98%) .NET Developer
10 14 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (8.38%) Principal Engineer
10 14 (8.38%) Principal Software Engineer
11 13 (7.78%) Software Developer
12 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (6.59%) Embedded Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 9 (5.39%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (5.39%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.91%) STL
2 57 (34.13%) .NET
3 52 (31.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 46 (27.54%) ASP.NET
5 39 (23.35%) OpenGL
6 35 (20.96%) HTML
7 33 (19.76%) Qt
8 31 (18.56%) ATL
9 30 (17.96%) CSS
10 29 (17.37%) WPF
11 24 (14.37%) COM
12 21 (12.57%) XML
13 15 (8.98%) Ajax
14 14 (8.38%) Web Services
15 13 (7.78%) HTML5
15 13 (7.78%) WCF
16 12 (7.19%) .NET Framework
16 12 (7.19%) jQuery
17 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
17 10 (5.99%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (32.34%) Computer Science
2 34 (20.36%) Mobile App
3 27 (16.17%) Algorithms
4 19 (11.38%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (11.38%) iPad
5 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.99%) Client/Server
7 9 (5.39%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (5.39%) Home Automation
8 3 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.80%) User Experience
9 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.20%) Life Science
9 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.60%) AS400
10 1 (0.60%) iSeries
10 1 (0.60%) Pocket PC
10 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.60%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 92 (55.09%) Windows
2 34 (20.36%) Linux
3 14 (8.38%) Apple iOS
4 13 (7.78%) Android
5 6 (3.59%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.80%) Unix
7 2 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (67.07%) Software Engineering
2 41 (24.55%) Multithreading
3 37 (22.16%) TDD
4 29 (17.37%) SDLC
5 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (14.37%) Mathematics
6 24 (14.37%) Web Development
7 23 (13.77%) OO
8 21 (12.57%) Physics
9 20 (11.98%) OOP
10 19 (11.38%) CAE
10 19 (11.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 19 (11.38%) OOD
11 16 (9.58%) UML
12 15 (8.98%) 3D Modelling
13 14 (8.38%) Embedded Software Development
13 14 (8.38%) Mobile Development
14 13 (7.78%) Test Automation
15 12 (7.19%) MVVM
15 12 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 158 (94.61%) C++
2 134 (80.24%) C#
3 58 (34.73%) SQL
4 50 (29.94%) C
4 50 (29.94%) Java
5 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
6 25 (14.97%) Python
7 19 (11.38%) Fortran
8 18 (10.78%) Objective-C
9 17 (10.18%) Embedded C++
10 15 (8.98%) Embedded C
11 10 (5.99%) VC++
12 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.20%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.60%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.60%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.60%) COBOL
15 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (35.93%) Degree
2 24 (14.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (11.38%) Numerate Degree
3 19 (11.38%) PhD
4 11 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.99%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Firmware
2 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SELinux
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.18%) Xamarin
3 9 (5.39%) EMC
3 9 (5.39%) NEC
4 1 (0.60%) Google
4 1 (0.60%) ILOG
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 4 day working week
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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