The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 228 174 162
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -12
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 107 153 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 1.30% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 3.38% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 87 132 189
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4691 4530 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.52% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4041 4035 4917
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 257 (98.85%) C#
2 225 (86.54%) .NET
3 165 (63.46%) WPF
4 157 (60.38%) SQL Server
5 134 (51.54%) Finance
6 133 (51.15%) SQL
7 112 (43.08%) WCF
8 83 (31.92%) ASP.NET
9 68 (26.15%) Multithreading
10 67 (25.77%) Windows
11 64 (24.62%) OO
12 61 (23.46%) TDD
13 58 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (20.77%) MVC
15 53 (20.38%) Front Office
15 53 (20.38%) Web Services
16 52 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 49 (18.85%) Microsoft
18 48 (18.46%) Oracle
19 47 (18.08%) Scrum
20 43 (16.54%) JavaScript
20 43 (16.54%) .NET Framework
21 42 (16.15%) DevExpress
22 41 (15.77%) LINQ
22 41 (15.77%) Banking
22 41 (15.77%) HTML
23 39 (15.00%) T-SQL
23 39 (15.00%) XML
24 37 (14.23%) Degree
25 35 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (5.77%) IIS
2 9 (3.46%) CMS
2 9 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.08%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.08%) Markit EDM
1 8 (3.08%) nopCommerce
1 8 (3.08%) Endur
2 1 (0.38%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.62%) Internet
2 10 (3.85%) FTP
2 10 (3.85%) Intranet
3 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.77%) HTTP
4 2 (0.77%) Broadband
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (7.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.85%) MySQL
8 4 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) OLTP
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 35 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (12.69%) NUnit
4 17 (6.54%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (5.38%) Subversion
6 13 (5.00%) JIRA
7 10 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 10 (3.85%) Moq
8 6 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.15%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.15%) dotCover
11 2 (0.77%) MSTest
General
1 134 (51.54%) Finance
2 53 (20.38%) Front Office
3 41 (15.77%) Banking
4 25 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 16 (6.15%) Legal
6 14 (5.38%) Back Office
7 9 (3.46%) Advertising
8 5 (1.92%) Retail
8 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.77%) Law
10 2 (0.77%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 240 (92.31%) Developer
2 143 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 65 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 45 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 40 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (7.69%) Analyst
7 18 (6.92%) Analyst Developer
8 15 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (4.62%) C++ Developer
9 12 (4.62%) Applications Developer
10 11 (4.23%) C++/C# Developer
10 11 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (4.23%) WPF Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Junior
11 10 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Junior Developer
11 10 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
11 10 (3.85%) Junior C++ Developer
12 9 (3.46%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (86.54%) .NET
2 165 (63.46%) WPF
3 112 (43.08%) WCF
4 83 (31.92%) ASP.NET
5 53 (20.38%) Web Services
6 43 (16.54%) .NET Framework
7 41 (15.77%) LINQ
7 41 (15.77%) HTML
8 39 (15.00%) XML
9 29 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (10.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 28 (10.77%) NHibernate
11 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 23 (8.85%) CSS
13 18 (6.92%) Ajax
14 15 (5.77%) jQuery
15 14 (5.38%) XSLT
16 13 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
17 12 (4.62%) REST
17 12 (4.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.00%) Derivative
2 24 (9.23%) Fixed Income
3 17 (6.54%) Client/Server
4 16 (6.15%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.62%) Hedge funds
7 11 (4.23%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (4.23%) Equities
8 10 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (3.46%) N-Tier
10 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.54%) Tandem
13 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.38%) Swaptions
13 1 (0.38%) PDA
13 1 (0.38%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.77%) Windows
2 5 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (0.38%) Android
3 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.15%) Multithreading
2 64 (24.62%) OO
3 61 (23.46%) TDD
4 58 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (20.77%) MVC
6 47 (18.08%) Scrum
7 32 (12.31%) Asset Management
8 26 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 24 (9.23%) MVVM
10 19 (7.31%) OOD
10 19 (7.31%) SOA
11 17 (6.54%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.77%) RAD
13 14 (5.38%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (4.62%) Analytics
14 12 (4.62%) Investment Management
15 11 (4.23%) ETL
16 10 (3.85%) Risk Management
16 10 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
16 10 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 257 (98.85%) C#
2 133 (51.15%) SQL
3 43 (16.54%) JavaScript
4 39 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 29 (11.15%) VB.NET
6 27 (10.38%) C++
7 24 (9.23%) VB
8 23 (8.85%) Java
9 13 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.46%) VBA
11 8 (3.08%) VB6
11 8 (3.08%) IronPython
11 8 (3.08%) F#
12 6 (2.31%) VC++
13 4 (1.54%) XPath
14 2 (0.77%) Python
14 2 (0.77%) COBOL
15 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.38%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (14.23%) Degree
2 21 (8.08%) MCP
2 21 (8.08%) MCAD
2 21 (8.08%) MCSD
2 21 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.08%) MCTS
3 1 (0.38%) HNC
3 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 49 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (18.46%) Oracle
3 42 (16.15%) DevExpress
4 17 (6.54%) Syncfusion
5 14 (5.38%) Sybase
6 8 (3.08%) OpenLink
6 8 (3.08%) Endeca
6 8 (3.08%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.08%) EPiServer
7 7 (2.69%) thinkFolio
7 7 (2.69%) Charles River
8 5 (1.92%) Sun
9 4 (1.54%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.54%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.54%) Reuters
10 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.77%) IBM
11 2 (0.77%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.77%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.38%) 29West
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, health, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Espirito Santo Investment Bank
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: Excellent Compensation
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £4000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago