The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 289 171 132
Rank change year-on-year
-118 -39
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 42 171 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 1.41% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 3.72% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 162 233
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,050 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
WinForms
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4412 4600 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.03% 37.97% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3814 4149 4753
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WinForms
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the City of London region.

WinForms Salary Trend in the City of London

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the City of London

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WinForms 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 WinForms.

1 124 (96.88%) C#
2 100 (78.13%) .NET
3 74 (57.81%) WPF
4 66 (51.56%) SQL Server
5 64 (50.00%) Finance
6 58 (45.31%) SQL
7 55 (42.97%) WCF
8 43 (33.59%) ASP.NET
9 34 (26.56%) Banking
10 33 (25.78%) MVC
11 32 (25.00%) HTML
12 31 (24.22%) Windows
12 31 (24.22%) OO
12 31 (24.22%) Front Office
13 28 (21.88%) Multithreading
14 27 (21.09%) Web Services
15 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
16 24 (18.75%) TDD
17 23 (17.97%) T-SQL
17 23 (17.97%) Internet
18 22 (17.19%) VB.NET
19 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (16.41%) Scrum
19 21 (16.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 17 (13.28%) Intranet
20 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
21 16 (12.50%) XML
21 16 (12.50%) Visual Studio
21 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WinForms 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 WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.03%) IIS
2 4 (3.13%) CMS
2 4 (3.13%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) nopCommerce
2 2 (1.56%) Endur
2 2 (1.56%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.97%) Internet
2 17 (13.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.13%) DTS
8 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.03%) NUnit
4 4 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (50.00%) Finance
2 34 (26.56%) Banking
3 31 (24.22%) Front Office
4 10 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.25%) Advertising
6 6 (4.69%) Legal
7 4 (3.13%) Back Office
7 4 (3.13%) Retail
8 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 124 (96.88%) Developer
2 68 (53.13%) C# Developer
3 47 (36.72%) .NET Developer
4 20 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.28%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Lead .NET Developer
9 5 (3.91%) WPF Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.91%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Front Office Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (78.13%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) WPF
3 55 (42.97%) WCF
4 43 (33.59%) ASP.NET
5 32 (25.00%) HTML
6 27 (21.09%) Web Services
7 16 (12.50%) XML
8 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
9 13 (10.16%) CSS
9 13 (10.16%) LINQ
10 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.03%) jQuery
12 8 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (4.69%) HTML5
14 5 (3.91%) RESTful
14 5 (3.91%) XSLT
15 4 (3.13%) Ajax
15 4 (3.13%) Backbone.js
15 4 (3.13%) Underscore.js
15 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Equities
1 14 (10.94%) Derivative
2 13 (10.16%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.91%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.91%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.13%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.34%) Physics
8 2 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.56%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.78%) FMCG
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) MVC
2 31 (24.22%) OO
3 28 (21.88%) Multithreading
4 24 (18.75%) TDD
5 21 (16.41%) Scrum
5 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.81%) Asset Management
7 10 (7.81%) ETL
8 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.47%) Investment Management
9 7 (5.47%) SOA
9 7 (5.47%) Memory Management
9 7 (5.47%) Low Latency
10 6 (4.69%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.91%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.91%) Project Management
12 4 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 124 (96.88%) C#
2 58 (45.31%) SQL
3 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.97%) T-SQL
5 22 (17.19%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.81%) VB
7 9 (7.03%) Java
8 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.69%) VB6
9 6 (4.69%) VBA
9 6 (4.69%) C++
10 5 (3.91%) VC++
11 4 (3.13%) IronPython
11 4 (3.13%) VBScript
11 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.13%) F#
11 4 (3.13%) XAML
12 2 (1.56%) PHP
12 2 (1.56%) COBOL
12 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) HNC
2 1 (0.78%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Control-M
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) DevExpress
2 14 (10.94%) Oracle
3 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.91%) Syncfusion
5 4 (3.13%) EPiServer
5 4 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.13%) Endeca
6 3 (2.34%) Sybase
7 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.56%) Tableau
7 2 (1.56%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.78%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.78%) 29West
8 1 (0.78%) Reuters
8 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
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