Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 354 349
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +20
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.008% 0.073% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 16
North West median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.11% -15.63%
10th Percentile £37,500 £24,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £42,500 £40,250 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5836 5174 5121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.48% 41.81% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4852 4506 4404
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MFC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MFC in the North West

MFC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MFC in the North West

MFC
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -29 1 £40,000 +33.33%
MFC
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North West region with a requirement for MFC.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree