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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 372 426
Rank change year-on-year +8 +54  
Permanent jobs citing MFC 23 70 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 69 49
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 5886 7300 7795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.65% 40.05% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5130 6531 6719
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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 25 June 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
West Sussex -12 7 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Berkshire +30 6 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Hampshire +7 6 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Surrey +18 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
MFC
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 75 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (81.33%) C#
3 59 (78.67%) Software Engineering
4 46 (61.33%) STL
5 45 (60.00%) SQL
6 39 (52.00%) Multithreading
7 36 (48.00%) Visual Studio
8 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 33 (44.00%) TDD
10 32 (42.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 32 (42.67%) C
11 29 (38.67%) Windows
12 24 (32.00%) COM
12 24 (32.00%) Degree
12 24 (32.00%) SDLC
13 22 (29.33%) WPF
14 16 (21.33%) XML
15 15 (20.00%) .NET
16 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
17 13 (17.33%) WCF
17 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (17.33%) Web Services
18 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
18 12 (16.00%) Web Development
18 12 (16.00%) MVVM
19 11 (14.67%) UML
19 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
19 11 (14.67%) ATL
19 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
19 11 (14.67%) Computer Science Degree

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 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 9 (12.00%) GPRS
3 9 (12.00%) GSM
3 9 (12.00%) RS-232
3 9 (12.00%) RS-485
3 9 (12.00%) Wireless
4 3 (4.00%) Multicast
4 3 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.00%) NUnit
3 7 (9.33%) Subversion
3 7 (9.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (5.33%) Bugzilla
4 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
4 4 (5.33%) Hudson
5 3 (4.00%) FxCop
5 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.00%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (1.33%) Games
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 44 (58.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 33 (44.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 31 (41.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (20.00%) Developer
6 11 (14.67%) C# Developer
6 11 (14.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Firmware Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) Principal Software Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Lead Software Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Software Development Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (61.33%) STL
2 32 (42.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 24 (32.00%) COM
4 22 (29.33%) WPF
5 16 (21.33%) XML
6 15 (20.00%) .NET
7 13 (17.33%) WCF
7 13 (17.33%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.67%) ATL
9 10 (13.33%) CSS
9 10 (13.33%) HTML
10 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.00%) NHibernate
10 9 (12.00%) WinForms
11 5 (6.67%) ActiveX
12 3 (4.00%) ADO.NET
12 3 (4.00%) FFmpeg
12 3 (4.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.00%) Home Automation
3 7 (9.33%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.67%) Life Science
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) CUDA
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Robotics
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (78.67%) Software Engineering
2 39 (52.00%) Multithreading
3 33 (44.00%) TDD
4 24 (32.00%) SDLC
5 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.00%) MVVM
6 12 (16.00%) Web Development
7 11 (14.67%) UML
8 9 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 9 (12.00%) MVC
8 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.67%) Multithreaded Programming
10 6 (8.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.33%) Issue Tracking
12 3 (4.00%) CAD
12 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
12 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
12 3 (4.00%) Regression Testing
12 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 61 (81.33%) C#
3 45 (60.00%) SQL
4 32 (42.67%) C
5 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.33%) Java
7 9 (12.00%) Embedded C
7 9 (12.00%) Embedded C++
8 6 (8.00%) VC++
9 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Firmware
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) EMC
2 9 (12.00%) NEC
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