Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 169 138
Rank change year-on-year +39 -31 -11
Permanent jobs citing MFC 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.42% 0.045% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 0.12% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £41,875 £36,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £50,625 £36,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +1.28%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 566 844 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.58% 37.83% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 493 700 590
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,125 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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

MFC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Tewkesbury - 5 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £52,500 -
MFC
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Data Encryption
2 5 (83.33%) Cyber Warfare
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) ODBC
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) OLTP
5 1 (16.67%) ESRI
5 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
5 1 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) SysML
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Principal Developer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Cyber Warfare
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Data Encryption
1 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) SysML
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ESRI