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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 257 164 176
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +12
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1255 2135 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.76% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 4.39% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1891 1660
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
41846 48688 44770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 40.21% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35608 40962 38965
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -98 1153 £41,500 +3.75% 162
London -63 405 £55,000 - 30
South East -122 213 £40,000 - 33
Yorkshire -14 143 £37,500 - 23
West Yorkshire -17 112 £37,500 - 12
Leeds +10 95 £37,500 +2.73% 8
North West -58 95 £40,000 +6.66% 19
West Midlands -10 90 £40,500 +24.61% 22
East Midlands -38 75 £39,000 -2.50% 8
East of England -91 65 £40,000 -5.88% 12
City of London -14 64 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Hampshire -30 56 £40,000 - 8
Manchester -15 49 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Scotland +1 48 £35,750 -10.62% 3
Kent -10 42 £37,500 - 6
South West -54 41 £37,500 - 6
North East +22 38 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Nottinghamshire -21 35 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Cheshire -46 35 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Staffordshire +3 32 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Berkshire -24 31 £47,500 +21.79% 8
Nottingham -30 31 £39,000 +4.00% 5
Surrey -73 30 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Tyne and Wear +6 26 £32,500 -13.33% 8
North Yorkshire +34 25 £32,500 +3.17% 6
Reading +1 24 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Essex -24 23 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh +6 21 £35,250 -6.00% 2
South Wales -4 21 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Wales -28 21 £40,000 +21.21% 1

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2359 (93.69%) .NET
2 2324 (92.30%) C#
3 1650 (65.53%) SQL Server
4 1538 (61.08%) ASP.NET
5 1309 (51.99%) WPF
6 1241 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1231 (48.89%) Windows
8 1195 (47.46%) SQL
9 1119 (44.44%) MVC
10 904 (35.90%) WCF
11 803 (31.89%) Scrum
12 799 (31.73%) TDD
13 781 (31.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 776 (30.82%) .NET Framework
15 748 (29.71%) Microsoft
16 675 (26.81%) JavaScript
17 652 (25.89%) HTML
18 623 (24.74%) VB.NET
19 608 (24.15%) Finance
20 593 (23.55%) NUnit
21 543 (21.56%) MVVM
22 518 (20.57%) Moq
23 512 (20.33%) CSS
24 502 (19.94%) OO
25 501 (19.90%) Rhino Mocks
26 497 (19.74%) T-SQL
27 476 (18.90%) Kanban
28 439 (17.43%) XML
29 436 (17.32%) Visual Studio
30 422 (16.76%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 166 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 137 (5.44%) IIS
3 55 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
4 44 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 32 (1.27%) CMS
6 20 (0.79%) FormScape
7 19 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.40%) Umbraco
8 10 (0.40%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.28%) WorkSite
10 6 (0.24%) Kentico
10 6 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.20%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.20%) JBoss
11 5 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.16%) Node.js
12 4 (0.16%) MTS
13 3 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 281 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 70 (2.78%) MS Office
3 19 (0.75%) AutoCAD
4 10 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.28%) GNU Octave
6 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
9 2 (0.079%) Simulink
9 2 (0.079%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.079%) MS Project
10 1 (0.040%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.20%) Line 500
4 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.040%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.040%) Magento
5 1 (0.040%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.040%) Summit
5 1 (0.040%) RMDS
5 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.40%) GitHub
3 9 (0.36%) SaaS
4 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.040%) IaaS
6 1 (0.040%) Office 365
6 1 (0.040%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (3.69%) Internet
2 60 (2.38%) Broadband
3 32 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.36%) Wireless
4 9 (0.36%) Intranet
5 8 (0.32%) DNS
5 8 (0.32%) AMQP
6 7 (0.28%) FTP
6 7 (0.28%) HTTP
7 3 (0.12%) SSL
8 2 (0.079%) CTI
8 2 (0.079%) GPRS
8 2 (0.079%) UMTS
8 2 (0.079%) Extranet
8 2 (0.079%) Network Security
8 2 (0.079%) Modbus
8 2 (0.079%) Profibus
9 1 (0.040%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.040%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.040%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1650 (65.53%) SQL Server
2 227 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 173 (6.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 163 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 152 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 94 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (3.02%) RDBMS
8 55 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
9 43 (1.71%) Oracle Database
10 34 (1.35%) MySQL
10 34 (1.35%) Big Data
11 30 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
13 19 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.48%) QlikView
15 12 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.44%) NoSQL
17 10 (0.40%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 593 (23.55%) NUnit
2 518 (20.57%) Moq
3 501 (19.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 436 (17.32%) Visual Studio
5 361 (14.34%) MSTest
6 275 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 84 (3.34%) Subversion
8 59 (2.34%) Git (software)
9 37 (1.47%) ReSharper
10 35 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 34 (1.35%) Selenium
12 28 (1.11%) SoapUI
13 27 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
14 23 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 23 (0.91%) JIRA
15 18 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 17 (0.68%) MSBuild
16 17 (0.68%) AccuRev
17 16 (0.64%) NuGet
18 13 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 608 (24.15%) Finance
2 124 (4.92%) Banking
3 122 (4.85%) Retail
4 95 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 89 (3.53%) Front Office
6 54 (2.14%) Games
7 52 (2.07%) Marketing
8 49 (1.95%) Back Office
9 48 (1.91%) Law
10 47 (1.87%) Investment Banking
11 40 (1.59%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.87%) Advertising
14 17 (0.68%) Legal
14 17 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.60%) Automotive
16 11 (0.44%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.32%) Electronics
18 6 (0.24%) French Language
18 6 (0.24%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 2216 (88.01%) Developer
2 1201 (47.70%) .NET Developer
3 821 (32.61%) C# Developer
4 429 (17.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 397 (15.77%) Software Developer
6 311 (12.35%) Senior Developer
7 171 (6.79%) Junior
8 168 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 160 (6.35%) Software Engineer
10 154 (6.12%) Junior Developer
11 149 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 138 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
13 129 (5.12%) Graduate
14 127 (5.04%) Graduate Developer
15 115 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
16 113 (4.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 100 (3.97%) Junior .NET Developer
18 99 (3.93%) C# Software Developer
19 97 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
20 93 (3.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2359 (93.69%) .NET
2 1538 (61.08%) ASP.NET
3 1309 (51.99%) WPF
4 904 (35.90%) WCF
5 781 (31.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 776 (30.82%) .NET Framework
7 652 (25.89%) HTML
8 512 (20.33%) CSS
9 439 (17.43%) XML
10 406 (16.12%) Castle Windsor
11 383 (15.21%) Web Services
12 381 (15.13%) Ninject
13 365 (14.50%) Spring.NET
14 359 (14.26%) Unity DI Container
15 331 (13.15%) jQuery
16 325 (12.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 289 (11.48%) LINQ
18 239 (9.49%) Entity Framework
19 216 (8.58%) NHibernate
20 203 (8.06%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 367 (14.58%) Inversion of Control
2 245 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 208 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
4 142 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
5 130 (5.16%) Client/Server
6 107 (4.25%) N-Tier
7 105 (4.17%) Social Network
8 81 (3.22%) Tandem
9 64 (2.54%) Hedge funds
10 54 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 50 (1.99%) Algorithms
12 49 (1.95%) Mathematics
13 48 (1.91%) Mobile App
14 44 (1.75%) Derivative
15 36 (1.43%) Fixed Income
15 36 (1.43%) User Experience
16 35 (1.39%) Streaming Music
17 28 (1.11%) Equities
17 28 (1.11%) Private Cloud
18 21 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1231 (48.89%) Windows
2 69 (2.74%) Android
3 60 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 28 (1.11%) Linux
5 16 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 10 (0.40%) UNIX
8 6 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.16%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.079%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.079%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1119 (44.44%) MVC
3 803 (31.89%) Scrum
4 799 (31.73%) TDD
5 543 (21.56%) MVVM
6 502 (19.94%) OO
7 476 (18.90%) Kanban
8 422 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
9 415 (16.48%) Dependency Injection
10 367 (14.58%) Web Application Development
11 359 (14.26%) Software Engineering
12 224 (8.90%) Unit Testing
13 208 (8.26%) OOP
14 195 (7.74%) OOD
15 189 (7.51%) Multithreading
16 168 (6.67%) Web Development
17 124 (4.92%) BDD
18 111 (4.41%) SOA
19 109 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
20 95 (3.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2324 (92.30%) C#
2 1195 (47.46%) SQL
3 675 (26.81%) JavaScript
4 623 (24.74%) VB.NET
5 497 (19.74%) T-SQL
6 317 (12.59%) VB
7 157 (6.24%) C++
8 131 (5.20%) Java
9 107 (4.25%) VB6
10 105 (4.17%) VBA
11 65 (2.58%) PL/SQL
12 51 (2.03%) C
13 38 (1.51%) XPath
14 35 (1.39%) PHP
15 29 (1.15%) Python
15 29 (1.15%) Objective-C
16 24 (0.95%) Delphi
17 22 (0.87%) VC++
18 20 (0.79%) XAML
19 16 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 361 (14.34%) Degree
2 74 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (0.64%) PhD
4 13 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.48%) ISEB
6 10 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.24%) HND
9 5 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.16%) MCSD
11 2 (0.079%) MCP
11 2 (0.079%) MCAD
11 2 (0.079%) MCTS
11 2 (0.079%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (1.67%) QA
2 38 (1.51%) SLA
3 18 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.12%) GAMP
4 3 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.040%) TickIT
5 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 15 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.28%) Firmware
5 3 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.40%) MOM
2 2 (0.079%) Control-M
3 1 (0.040%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 748 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 221 (8.78%) Oracle
3 107 (4.25%) Twitter
4 105 (4.17%) Facebook
5 53 (2.10%) DevExpress
6 32 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 25 (0.99%) Sybase
8 22 (0.87%) Apple
9 19 (0.75%) TIBCO
9 19 (0.75%) Telerik
10 15 (0.60%) VMware
11 11 (0.44%) Infragistics
12 9 (0.36%) Google
12 9 (0.36%) Charles River
13 8 (0.32%) Syncfusion
14 7 (0.28%) Tableau
14 7 (0.28%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.28%) Adobe
14 7 (0.28%) SAP
15 6 (0.24%) Sitecore
City, London
Montash
Posted: 6 hours ago
Shirebrook, Nottinghamshire
Sports Direct Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Executive Resource Group Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Health
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday