The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 262 206 193
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -13
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1168 1745 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.48% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 3.70% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1562 1538
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinForms
Salary Trend

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

WinForms Salary Trend in the UK

WinForms
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the UK

WinForms
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -59 1098 £41,250 -0.60% 152
London -28 361 £55,000 - 39
South East -90 220 £40,000 -3.61% 22
Yorkshire +16 136 £37,500 - 26
West Yorkshire -2 94 £37,500 - 16
North West -23 89 £40,000 +6.66% 15
West Midlands -13 83 £37,500 +17.18% 14
East of England -66 78 £40,000 - 13
City of London +29 75 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Leeds +12 72 £38,750 -3.12% 10
East Midlands -21 72 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Hampshire -15 60 £40,000 - 4
North Yorkshire +50 40 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Kent -1 40 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 40 £39,500 -1.25% 4
Cheshire -22 39 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Nottingham -10 38 £38,250 -4.37% 4
North East +25 37 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Scotland -16 31 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Surrey -35 30 £47,500 - 5
Hertfordshire +6 29 £37,500 - 3
Manchester -3 29 £40,000 +6.66% 9
South West -33 29 £35,000 -2.77% 10
Harrogate +24 27 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Berkshire -14 27 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Oxfordshire +20 26 £43,750 +9.37% 6
Essex -9 25 £40,000 -
Birmingham -21 25 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Southampton +13 20 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Reading +6 20 £47,500 -13.63% 1

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2330 (93.72%) .NET
2 2296 (92.36%) C#
3 1598 (64.28%) SQL Server
4 1437 (57.80%) ASP.NET
5 1273 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
6 1264 (50.84%) WPF
7 1229 (49.44%) Windows
8 1128 (45.37%) SQL
9 1100 (44.25%) MVC
10 933 (37.53%) WCF
11 845 (33.99%) TDD
12 799 (32.14%) Scrum
13 769 (30.93%) .NET Framework
14 759 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 681 (27.39%) Microsoft
16 635 (25.54%) NUnit
17 630 (25.34%) JavaScript
18 626 (25.18%) Finance
19 609 (24.50%) HTML
20 596 (23.97%) VB.NET
21 581 (23.37%) MVVM
22 555 (22.33%) Moq
23 531 (21.36%) Rhino Mocks
24 507 (20.39%) Kanban
25 489 (19.67%) Dependency Injection
25 489 (19.67%) T-SQL
26 487 (19.59%) CSS
27 481 (19.35%) OO
28 453 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
29 442 (17.78%) Castle Windsor

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 142 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 132 (5.31%) IIS
3 48 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 37 (1.49%) CMS
6 16 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (0.60%) FormScape
8 12 (0.48%) Kentico
9 11 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 11 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.28%) Node.js
11 6 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (0.20%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.20%) JBoss
13 4 (0.16%) Apache
14 3 (0.12%) WorkSite
15 2 (0.080%) DNN
15 2 (0.080%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 279 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.13%) MS Office
3 11 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.44%) AutoCAD
4 8 (0.32%) MS Project
5 7 (0.28%) GNU Octave
6 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
8 2 (0.080%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.080%) Simulink
8 2 (0.080%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.040%) Magento
4 1 (0.040%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.040%) Summit
4 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.040%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.32%) SaaS
4 5 (0.20%) GitHub
5 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.080%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.080%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.040%) PaaS
7 1 (0.040%) IaaS
7 1 (0.040%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.70%) Internet
2 66 (2.65%) Broadband
3 28 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.32%) Wireless
4 8 (0.32%) DNS
5 7 (0.28%) Intranet
6 6 (0.24%) SMPP
6 6 (0.24%) SMTP
6 6 (0.24%) SMS
6 6 (0.24%) AMQP
7 4 (0.16%) FTP
7 4 (0.16%) HTTP
7 4 (0.16%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.080%) CTI
9 2 (0.080%) GPRS
9 2 (0.080%) UMTS
9 2 (0.080%) Modbus
9 2 (0.080%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1598 (64.28%) SQL Server
2 206 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 171 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 156 (6.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 139 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 130 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 102 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 58 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
9 51 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 42 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 28 (1.13%) MySQL
12 27 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (1.01%) Big Data
14 18 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
16 14 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.48%) NoSQL
18 11 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
19 9 (0.36%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 635 (25.54%) NUnit
2 555 (22.33%) Moq
3 531 (21.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 414 (16.65%) Visual Studio
5 394 (15.85%) MSTest
6 269 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 82 (3.30%) Subversion
8 68 (2.74%) Git (software)
9 44 (1.77%) Selenium
10 38 (1.53%) TeamCity
11 34 (1.37%) JIRA
12 29 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
13 28 (1.13%) ReSharper
14 23 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 20 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 19 (0.76%) NuGet
16 19 (0.76%) SoapUI
17 18 (0.72%) CruiseControl
17 18 (0.72%) AccuRev
18 16 (0.64%) WatiN
General
1 626 (25.18%) Finance
2 126 (5.07%) Retail
3 106 (4.26%) Banking
4 95 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 87 (3.50%) Front Office
6 67 (2.70%) Games
7 59 (2.37%) Marketing
8 51 (2.05%) Back Office
9 42 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 41 (1.65%) Law
11 39 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 34 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.60%) Automotive
14 15 (0.60%) Advertising
15 7 (0.28%) Electronics
15 7 (0.28%) Legal
16 6 (0.24%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.20%) Publishing
17 5 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2198 (88.42%) Developer
2 1219 (49.03%) .NET Developer
3 791 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 400 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 384 (15.45%) Software Developer
6 304 (12.23%) Senior Developer
7 169 (6.80%) Software Engineer
8 161 (6.48%) Junior
9 160 (6.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 142 (5.71%) Junior Developer
11 137 (5.51%) Graduate
12 134 (5.39%) Graduate Developer
13 132 (5.31%) Senior C# Developer
14 119 (4.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 118 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 113 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
17 108 (4.34%) Junior .NET Developer
17 108 (4.34%) VB.NET Developer
18 97 (3.90%) WinForms Developer
19 95 (3.82%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2330 (93.72%) .NET
2 1437 (57.80%) ASP.NET
3 1264 (50.84%) WPF
4 933 (37.53%) WCF
5 769 (30.93%) .NET Framework
6 759 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 609 (24.50%) HTML
8 487 (19.59%) CSS
9 442 (17.78%) Castle Windsor
10 431 (17.34%) Ninject
11 409 (16.45%) XML
12 406 (16.33%) Web Services
13 399 (16.05%) Spring.NET
14 396 (15.93%) Unity DI Container
15 328 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 320 (12.87%) jQuery
17 242 (9.73%) Entity Framework
18 230 (9.25%) LINQ
19 205 (8.25%) NHibernate
20 180 (7.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 402 (16.17%) Inversion of Control
2 256 (10.30%) Computer Science
3 216 (8.69%) Enterprise Software
4 140 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 129 (5.19%) Client/Server
6 123 (4.95%) N-Tier
7 117 (4.71%) Social Network
8 82 (3.30%) Tandem
9 62 (2.49%) Hedge funds
10 57 (2.29%) Data Structures
11 55 (2.21%) Algorithms
12 47 (1.89%) Mathematics
12 47 (1.89%) Derivative
13 44 (1.77%) Mobile App
14 43 (1.73%) Equities
15 33 (1.33%) Fixed Income
16 29 (1.17%) User Experience
17 28 (1.13%) Streaming Music
18 26 (1.05%) Visualisation
19 25 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1229 (49.44%) Windows
2 82 (3.30%) Android
3 69 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 24 (0.97%) Linux
4 24 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
5 18 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 11 (0.44%) Windows 8
7 11 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
8 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.28%) UNIX
10 6 (0.24%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.080%) Solaris
14 1 (0.040%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1273 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1100 (44.25%) MVC
3 845 (33.99%) TDD
4 799 (32.14%) Scrum
5 581 (23.37%) MVVM
6 507 (20.39%) Kanban
7 489 (19.67%) Dependency Injection
8 481 (19.35%) OO
9 453 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
10 380 (15.29%) Web Application Development
11 356 (14.32%) Software Engineering
12 248 (9.98%) Unit Testing
13 204 (8.21%) OOD
14 203 (8.17%) OOP
15 200 (8.05%) Multithreading
16 159 (6.40%) SDLC
17 155 (6.23%) Web Development
18 122 (4.91%) SOA
19 121 (4.87%) BDD
20 101 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2296 (92.36%) C#
2 1128 (45.37%) SQL
3 630 (25.34%) JavaScript
4 596 (23.97%) VB.NET
5 489 (19.67%) T-SQL
6 310 (12.47%) VB
7 158 (6.36%) C++
8 134 (5.39%) Java
9 109 (4.38%) VB6
10 83 (3.34%) VBA
11 62 (2.49%) PL/SQL
12 45 (1.81%) C
13 37 (1.49%) PHP
14 31 (1.25%) XPath
15 28 (1.13%) Delphi
15 28 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 23 (0.93%) VC++
17 22 (0.88%) Python
18 18 (0.72%) XAML
19 16 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 332 (13.35%) Degree
2 75 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.56%) PhD
4 13 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.44%) MCSD
6 8 (0.32%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.28%) MCPD
8 5 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.20%) HND
9 3 (0.12%) ISEB
10 2 (0.080%) MCTS
10 2 (0.080%) MCP
10 2 (0.080%) MCAD
10 2 (0.080%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.040%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (1.61%) SLA
2 38 (1.53%) QA
3 15 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
5 3 (0.12%) GAMP
6 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.040%) TickIT
6 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 7 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.20%) Firmware
4 1 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.28%) MOM
2 2 (0.080%) Control-M
3 1 (0.040%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.040%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 681 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 218 (8.77%) Oracle
3 120 (4.83%) Facebook
4 118 (4.75%) Twitter
5 49 (1.97%) DevExpress
6 30 (1.21%) Xamarin
7 22 (0.88%) Google
8 21 (0.84%) Apple
9 19 (0.76%) Sybase
10 17 (0.68%) TIBCO
11 11 (0.44%) Telerik
12 9 (0.36%) Syncfusion
13 8 (0.32%) Tableau
14 7 (0.28%) VMware
15 6 (0.24%) Charles River
15 6 (0.24%) Informatica
15 6 (0.24%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.20%) Adobe
17 4 (0.16%) Infragistics
17 4 (0.16%) Citrix
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 55000 Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 7 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35040 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
e-Recruiter
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North
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