The table below looks at the statistics for FoxPro (VFP) skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
Rank 873 863 885
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 31 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.039% 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 0.073% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 26
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56541 58551 63646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.21% 53.39% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48499 49569 56120
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

FoxPro (VFP)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

FoxPro (VFP) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK.

FoxPro (VFP) Salary Trend in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 within the UK.

FoxPro (VFP) Salary Histogram in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 29 £35,000 +6.06%
East of England -36 6 £31,500 -4.54%
East Midlands - 6 £42,000 -
Mansfield - 6 £42,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £42,000 -
Birmingham -1 5 £27,500 -15.38%
West Midlands -10 5 £27,500 -21.42%
South East -14 4 £23,250 -33.57%
London +26 3 £38,000 +8.57%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £28,000 -
St Neots - 3 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £33,500 -
Colchester +6 2 £35,000 +8.52%
South West -15 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Essex -24 2 £35,000 +8.52%
Hampshire - 2 £21,500 -
Surrey - 2 £26,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £33,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £21,500 -
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £33,500 -
Bedfordshire +4 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Dunstable -8 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £27,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FoxPro (VFP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FoxPro (VFP).

1 33 (73.33%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) .NET
3 22 (48.89%) C#
4 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 10 (22.22%) VB
7 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.33%) C++
8 6 (13.33%) MS Office
8 6 (13.33%) Document Management
8 6 (13.33%) PrintSoft PReS
9 5 (11.11%) Pegasus
9 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) Finance
9 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
10 4 (8.89%) C
10 4 (8.89%) Oracle
10 4 (8.89%) MVC
10 4 (8.89%) Migration
10 4 (8.89%) Android
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 3 (6.67%) MS Project
11 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 3 (6.67%) Linux
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
11 3 (6.67%) OO

FoxPro (VFP)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FoxPro (VFP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FoxPro (VFP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) PrintSoft PReS
3 3 (6.67%) MS Project
3 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.44%) Essbase
4 2 (4.44%) MS Access
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQLite
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) French Language
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.89%) FoxPro Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.44%) Programmer
6 2 (4.44%) Junior
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) WinForms
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (4.44%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) UNIX
4 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Document Management
2 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) MVC
4 3 (6.67%) Line Management
4 3 (6.67%) Change Control
4 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.67%) OOP
4 3 (6.67%) OO
4 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Time Management
5 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 10 (22.22%) VB
5 6 (13.33%) C++
6 4 (8.89%) C
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.44%) XAML
8 2 (4.44%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) VB6
8 2 (4.44%) Ruby
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Pegasus
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Acxiom
4 3 (6.67%) Mitel
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.44%) Sage
5 2 (4.44%) Cognos