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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 260 196 170
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -26
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 51 118 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 1.14% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 2.95% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 106 135
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
3399 4002 4304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.67% 38.53% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2995 3445 3920
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the City of London

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 116 (93.55%) C#
2 105 (84.68%) .NET
3 61 (49.19%) WPF
4 59 (47.58%) SQL Server
5 58 (46.77%) Finance
6 54 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (40.32%) SQL
8 47 (37.90%) ASP.NET
9 42 (33.87%) .NET Framework
10 39 (31.45%) HTML
11 37 (29.84%) WCF
12 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 36 (29.03%) MVC
13 34 (27.42%) Banking
14 33 (26.61%) Windows
15 29 (23.39%) OO
16 28 (22.58%) Front Office
17 26 (20.97%) TDD
18 25 (20.16%) Degree
19 24 (19.35%) CSS
20 22 (17.74%) Visual Studio
20 22 (17.74%) Scrum
20 22 (17.74%) Multithreading
21 21 (16.94%) LINQ
21 21 (16.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
22 20 (16.13%) XML
23 19 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
23 19 (15.32%) jQuery
24 18 (14.52%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (5.65%) IIS
1 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.61%) Lync
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.61%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.81%) MTS
Applications
1 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.42%) RMDS
3 2 (1.61%) Tridion
3 2 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) PaaS
2 2 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Intranet
1 7 (5.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (47.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.42%) QlikView
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.81%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) Visual Studio
2 19 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.42%) NuGet
5 3 (2.42%) Moq
6 2 (1.61%) NUnit
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.81%) MSTest
7 1 (0.81%) Subversion
7 1 (0.81%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.81%) Mockito
General
1 58 (46.77%) Finance
2 34 (27.42%) Banking
3 28 (22.58%) Front Office
4 6 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.84%) Games
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.61%) Law
6 2 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (87.90%) Developer
2 54 (43.55%) C# Developer
3 32 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 21 (16.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (11.29%) WPF Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Programmer
7 9 (7.26%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Junior
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.65%) Junior Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.03%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (84.68%) .NET
2 61 (49.19%) WPF
3 47 (37.90%) ASP.NET
4 42 (33.87%) .NET Framework
5 39 (31.45%) HTML
6 37 (29.84%) WCF
7 24 (19.35%) CSS
8 21 (16.94%) LINQ
8 21 (16.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (16.13%) XML
10 19 (15.32%) jQuery
11 18 (14.52%) Web Services
12 10 (8.06%) Ajax
13 7 (5.65%) HTML5
14 4 (3.23%) Spring.NET
14 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (3.23%) Task Parallel Library
15 3 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (2.42%) Razor View Engine
15 3 (2.42%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.29%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.48%) Fixed Income
4 10 (8.06%) Derivative
4 10 (8.06%) Hedge funds
5 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.42%) iPad
8 3 (2.42%) Swaptions
8 3 (2.42%) Equities
8 3 (2.42%) Physics
9 2 (1.61%) Online Games
9 2 (1.61%) User Experience
10 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.03%) MVC
3 29 (23.39%) OO
4 26 (20.97%) TDD
5 22 (17.74%) Scrum
5 22 (17.74%) Multithreading
6 17 (13.71%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.06%) MVVM
7 10 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.26%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (7.26%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.26%) Asset Management
8 9 (7.26%) System Testing
9 7 (5.65%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (5.65%) CRM
10 6 (4.84%) OOP
10 6 (4.84%) SOA
10 6 (4.84%) Low Latency
11 5 (4.03%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.03%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (93.55%) C#
2 50 (40.32%) SQL
3 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.52%) VB.NET
5 12 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.06%) Java
7 8 (6.45%) VBA
8 7 (5.65%) VB
9 5 (4.03%) Python
9 5 (4.03%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.23%) C++
10 4 (3.23%) R
11 2 (1.61%) VB6
11 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (20.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) VCP4
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.42%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Charles River
4 5 (4.03%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.23%) Sybase
5 4 (3.23%) Syncfusion
5 4 (3.23%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.42%) Sony
7 2 (1.61%) Open Text
7 2 (1.61%) Google
7 2 (1.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.81%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.81%) eSpeed
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