The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 98 105
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.63% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 1.93% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 387 362 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 44.90% 32.61% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 315 243 391
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

MFC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for MFC in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MFC.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) DCOM
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) XMLSpy
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Java Development Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DCOM
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft