Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FoxPro (VFP) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FoxPro (VFP) over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 1238 1274
Rank change year-on-year +62 +36 +7
Permanent jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 30 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.005% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 23
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £27,650 £28,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +49.25%

FoxPro (VFP) is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 100094 99915 112409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.32% 52.89% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82448 86252 96120
UK median annual salary £49,039 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.24% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

FoxPro (VFP)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FoxPro (VFP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FoxPro (VFP) 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).

Salary trend for FoxPro (VFP) in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FoxPro (VFP) in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
UK excluding London +50 30 £37,500 -6.25% 1
England +49 30 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North of England - 20 £36,250 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 -
North East - 7 £35,000 -
North West - 5 £45,000 - 1
South East +44 1 £45,000 -5.26%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FoxPro (VFP).

1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) C++
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) .NET
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) VB
7 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 7 (23.33%) JNI
8 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (16.67%) RAD
10 5 (16.67%) Informix
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (16.67%) COBOL
10 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 5 (16.67%) RPG
10 5 (16.67%) C
10 5 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (16.67%) Uniface
10 5 (16.67%) OpenROAD
10 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 5 (16.67%) SAS
10 5 (16.67%) Tcl
10 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) xBase

FoxPro (VFP)
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) OpenROAD
2 5 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) Informix
4 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) CA Gen
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (16.67%) PROIV
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) FoxPro Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Uniface Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) JNI
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Tandem
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (16.67%) RAD
1 5 (16.67%) SDLC
1 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Data Conversion
2 4 (13.33%) Data Management
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (6.67%) Line Management
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (26.67%) VB
6 5 (16.67%) C
6 5 (16.67%) Clipper
6 5 (16.67%) COBOL
6 5 (16.67%) DataFlex
6 5 (16.67%) LINC
6 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (16.67%) RPG
6 5 (16.67%) Tcl
6 5 (16.67%) Uniface
6 5 (16.67%) xBase
7 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (10.00%) VB6
9 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) Sage
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau