The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 400 424
Rank change year-on-year +61 +24  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 54 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.72% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 36
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5957 7456 7784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.76% 38.01% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5141 6654 6774
Median salary £42,713 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.92% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

MFC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MFC in the South East

MFC
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MFC in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MFC in the South East

MFC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +51 24 £52,500 - 2
West Sussex -4 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +18 9 £60,000 +71.42% 3
East Sussex - 9 £45,000 -
Surrey +40 1 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
MFC
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for MFC.

1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 65 (82.28%) C#
3 59 (74.68%) Software Engineering
4 54 (68.35%) SQL
5 49 (62.03%) STL
6 48 (60.76%) Microsoft
7 42 (53.16%) Visual Studio
7 42 (53.16%) Multithreading
8 41 (51.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 37 (46.84%) C
10 35 (44.30%) SDLC
11 34 (43.04%) TDD
11 34 (43.04%) COM
12 25 (31.65%) Windows
12 25 (31.65%) Degree
12 25 (31.65%) WPF
13 17 (21.52%) .NET
14 16 (20.25%) Web Development
14 16 (20.25%) MVVM
14 16 (20.25%) WCF
15 15 (18.99%) HTML
15 15 (18.99%) CSS
15 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
16 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
16 14 (17.72%) Web Services
16 14 (17.72%) XML
17 13 (16.46%) ATL
17 13 (16.46%) Java
17 13 (16.46%) WinForms
17 13 (16.46%) MVC

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.13%) Ethernet
2 8 (10.13%) GPRS
2 8 (10.13%) GSM
2 8 (10.13%) RS-232
2 8 (10.13%) RS-485
2 8 (10.13%) Wireless
3 3 (3.80%) Multicast
3 3 (3.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (53.16%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.46%) NUnit
3 4 (5.06%) Subversion
3 4 (5.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.80%) FxCop
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 8 (10.13%) Electronics
2 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.27%) Games
2 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Software Engineer
2 46 (58.23%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (31.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (31.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (24.05%) Developer
5 15 (18.99%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Firmware Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Principal Software Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Junior
9 3 (3.80%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.03%) STL
2 41 (51.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 34 (43.04%) COM
4 25 (31.65%) WPF
5 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 16 (20.25%) WCF
7 15 (18.99%) CSS
7 15 (18.99%) HTML
8 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.72%) Web Services
8 14 (17.72%) XML
9 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
9 13 (16.46%) ATL
9 13 (16.46%) Entity Framework
9 13 (16.46%) NHibernate
9 13 (16.46%) WinForms
10 4 (5.06%) OpenGL
11 3 (3.80%) ActiveX
11 3 (3.80%) ADO.NET
11 3 (3.80%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.13%) Home Automation
3 4 (5.06%) Life Science
4 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (74.68%) Software Engineering
2 42 (53.16%) Multithreading
3 35 (44.30%) SDLC
4 34 (43.04%) TDD
5 16 (20.25%) MVVM
5 16 (20.25%) Web Development
6 13 (16.46%) MVC
7 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.39%) UML
8 8 (10.13%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.80%) CAD
11 3 (3.80%) OO
11 3 (3.80%) Project Planning
11 3 (3.80%) Regression Testing
11 3 (3.80%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.27%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C++
2 65 (82.28%) C#
3 54 (68.35%) SQL
4 37 (46.84%) C
5 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
6 13 (16.46%) Java
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded C
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.06%) VC++
9 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.27%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Firmware
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (60.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) EMC
2 8 (10.13%) NEC
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