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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
UK / England
Rank 745 824 810
Rank change year-on-year +79 -14  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 89 118 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 114 125
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +32.14% -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 31605 37393 37674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.09% 38.58% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27181 32527 32264
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +60 51 £47,500 +18.75% 6
East of England +31 16 £35,000 +2.94% 3
London +60 14 £38,750 -22.50% 2
West Midlands +28 3 £45,000 +80.00%
South West +15 2 £40,000 -4.76%
East Midlands - 2 £57,500 - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for MFC.

1 135 (93.75%) C++
2 100 (69.44%) C#
3 88 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 63 (43.75%) STL
5 58 (40.28%) SQL
5 58 (40.28%) Windows
6 54 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 53 (36.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 50 (34.72%) C
9 48 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 44 (30.56%) Multithreading
11 43 (29.86%) .NET
12 41 (28.47%) JavaScript
12 41 (28.47%) Degree
13 40 (27.78%) SDLC
14 37 (25.69%) Java
15 36 (25.00%) TDD
16 35 (24.31%) HTML
17 34 (23.61%) COM
18 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
18 33 (22.92%) Computer Science
19 29 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (19.44%) Qt
21 26 (18.06%) ATL
21 26 (18.06%) CSS
21 26 (18.06%) Web Development
21 26 (18.06%) WPF
22 25 (17.36%) OpenGL
23 24 (16.67%) XML
24 22 (15.28%) UML

MFC
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.69%) Apache
1 1 (0.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.19%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.81%) RS-232
2 17 (11.81%) RS-485
3 14 (9.72%) Wireless
4 7 (4.86%) Ethernet
4 7 (4.86%) GPRS
4 7 (4.86%) GSM
5 6 (4.17%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.39%) Multicast
6 2 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.39%) MySQL
3 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.11%) NUnit
3 3 (2.08%) InstallShield
3 3 (2.08%) JUnit
3 3 (2.08%) MSTest
3 3 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.39%) FxCop
4 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.39%) StyleCop
4 2 (1.39%) Subversion
4 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
General
1 10 (6.94%) Games
2 8 (5.56%) Electronics
2 8 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (0.69%) Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (59.72%) Software Engineer
2 68 (47.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 53 (36.81%) Developer
4 28 (19.44%) C# Developer
5 27 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (18.06%) C++ Developer
6 26 (18.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
7 18 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 13 (9.03%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Web Developer
10 9 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Principal Software Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Real Time Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.75%) STL
2 53 (36.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 43 (29.86%) .NET
4 35 (24.31%) HTML
5 34 (23.61%) COM
6 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
7 28 (19.44%) Qt
8 26 (18.06%) ATL
8 26 (18.06%) CSS
8 26 (18.06%) WPF
9 25 (17.36%) OpenGL
10 24 (16.67%) XML
11 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 15 (10.42%) WCF
13 14 (9.72%) Entity Framework
14 13 (9.03%) NHibernate
14 13 (9.03%) Web Services
14 13 (9.03%) WinForms
15 10 (6.94%) Ajax
16 7 (4.86%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.72%) iPad
3 13 (9.03%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.94%) Device Driver
4 10 (6.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (4.86%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (4.86%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.86%) Home Automation
6 4 (2.78%) Life Science
7 3 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.69%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) CUDA
8 1 (0.69%) Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.69%) iSeries
8 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.69%) Robotics
8 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (40.28%) Windows
2 21 (14.58%) Linux
3 3 (2.08%) Android
3 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.08%) Unix
4 2 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 44 (30.56%) Multithreading
3 40 (27.78%) SDLC
4 36 (25.00%) TDD
5 29 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (18.06%) Web Development
7 22 (15.28%) UML
8 17 (11.81%) Mathematics
9 15 (10.42%) MVVM
10 14 (9.72%) MVC
11 13 (9.03%) Embedded Software Development
12 12 (8.33%) OO
13 10 (6.94%) 3D Modelling
13 10 (6.94%) Feasibility Study
13 10 (6.94%) Mobile Development
13 10 (6.94%) Physics
14 9 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (4.86%) CAE
15 7 (4.86%) OOD
15 7 (4.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 135 (93.75%) C++
2 100 (69.44%) C#
3 58 (40.28%) SQL
4 50 (34.72%) C
5 41 (28.47%) JavaScript
6 37 (25.69%) Java
7 17 (11.81%) Embedded C++
8 15 (10.42%) Python
9 9 (6.25%) Embedded C
10 8 (5.56%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.86%) Fortran
12 6 (4.17%) VC++
13 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.39%) PHP
15 1 (0.69%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.69%) COBOL
15 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (28.47%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) PhD
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 7 (4.86%) EMC
3 7 (4.86%) NEC
4 1 (0.69%) Google
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: 60,000.00 + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago