The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 372 305 245
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -60
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 748 1147 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 1.05% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 2.79% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1048 1354
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
37367 41054 44673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.76% 37.53% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32553 35063 37550
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -63 718 £42,500 +6.25% 115
London -27 264 £55,000 - 24
South East +39 172 £40,000 - 29
Yorkshire -43 70 £42,500 +13.33% 14
North West +16 66 £40,000 +11.11% 16
Hampshire +42 51 £40,000 +14.28% 7
East Midlands -35 46 £33,500 -4.28% 2
West Yorkshire -54 44 £50,000 +35.13% 9
West Midlands -39 39 £37,500 +7.14% 11
South West -18 37 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Manchester -2 34 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Halifax - 29 £50,000 - 3
Cheshire +27 28 £25,000 -27.53% 4
City of London +21 28 £60,500 -6.92% 4
Oxfordshire +4 28 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Nottinghamshire -9 25 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Surrey +24 24 £55,000 +57.14% 1
East of England -51 24 £40,000 -5.88% 8
East Sussex +3 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warrington +16 22 £25,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 22 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham -8 20 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Brighton +20 19 £40,000 -17.94% 3
Oxford +2 18 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Staffordshire -6 18 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Kent +21 17 £46,250 +15.62% 2
North Yorkshire +16 16 £42,500 +6.25% 3
York +16 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 14 £46,250 +15.62% 6
Milton Keynes +22 14 £46,250 +15.62% 1

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1579 (96.46%) .NET
2 1570 (95.91%) C#
3 1115 (68.11%) SQL Server
4 973 (59.44%) WPF
5 941 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
6 932 (56.93%) ASP.NET
7 838 (51.19%) Windows
8 787 (48.08%) MVC
9 687 (41.97%) SQL
10 651 (39.77%) TDD
11 647 (39.52%) WCF
12 625 (38.18%) Scrum
13 531 (32.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 513 (31.34%) NUnit
15 491 (29.99%) HTML
16 474 (28.96%) Finance
17 462 (28.22%) Microsoft
18 448 (27.37%) .NET Framework
19 427 (26.08%) MVVM
20 425 (25.96%) JavaScript
21 419 (25.60%) Moq
22 415 (25.35%) Rhino Mocks
23 386 (23.58%) VB.NET
24 383 (23.40%) CSS
25 367 (22.42%) Kanban
26 337 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 319 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
28 317 (19.36%) T-SQL
29 308 (18.81%) SQL Server 2014
30 306 (18.69%) Castle Windsor

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 74 (4.52%) IIS
2 45 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 21 (1.28%) CMS
6 7 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.37%) Confluence
7 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.37%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.18%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.12%) WordPress
10 1 (0.061%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.061%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.061%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 126 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.34%) MS Office
3 10 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.061%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.73%) Hi Portfolio
2 9 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.24%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.18%) Endur
5 2 (0.12%) Magento
5 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.061%) Global One
6 1 (0.061%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.061%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.73%) Sage Pay
4 5 (0.31%) SaaS
5 2 (0.12%) Firebase
5 2 (0.12%) GitHub
5 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.12%) IaaS
5 2 (0.12%) Office 365
5 2 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.18%) Internet
2 29 (1.77%) Broadband
3 14 (0.86%) HTTP
3 14 (0.86%) SSL
4 9 (0.55%) LDAP
5 7 (0.43%) FTP
5 7 (0.43%) SMTP
6 5 (0.31%) CTI
6 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.24%) SNMP
8 1 (0.061%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.061%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.061%) Firewall
8 1 (0.061%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.061%) Network Security
8 1 (0.061%) RS-232
8 1 (0.061%) VPN
8 1 (0.061%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1115 (68.11%) SQL Server
2 308 (18.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 110 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (4.58%) Relational Database
7 46 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 42 (2.57%) MySQL
10 32 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (1.04%) JasperReports
13 14 (0.86%) VLDB
14 13 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (0.79%) SQLite
15 12 (0.73%) MongoDB
16 11 (0.67%) Event Store
16 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.61%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 513 (31.34%) NUnit
2 419 (25.60%) Moq
3 415 (25.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 297 (18.14%) MSTest
5 265 (16.19%) Visual Studio
6 180 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 87 (5.31%) Subversion
8 46 (2.81%) Jasmine
9 41 (2.50%) Git (software)
10 32 (1.95%) ReSharper
11 27 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
12 26 (1.59%) TeamCity
13 23 (1.41%) JIRA
14 16 (0.98%) NSubstitute
15 12 (0.73%) AccuRev
16 10 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 8 (0.49%) MSBuild
17 8 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 6 (0.37%) SpecFlow
19 5 (0.31%) FishEye
General
1 474 (28.96%) Finance
2 119 (7.27%) Banking
3 76 (4.64%) Marketing
4 60 (3.67%) Front Office
5 56 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 39 (2.38%) Games
7 38 (2.32%) Back Office
8 32 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.95%) Retail
9 27 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.28%) Advertising
11 13 (0.79%) Military
11 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.67%) Legal
13 6 (0.37%) Law
14 5 (0.31%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.12%) Electronics
17 2 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1528 (93.34%) Developer
2 1078 (65.85%) .NET Developer
3 922 (56.32%) C# Developer
4 630 (38.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 283 (17.29%) Software Developer
6 240 (14.66%) WPF Developer
7 226 (13.81%) WinForms Developer
8 221 (13.50%) C# WPF Developer
9 215 (13.13%) C# Software Developer
10 174 (10.63%) .NET Software Developer
11 165 (10.08%) Senior Developer
12 146 (8.92%) SQL Developer
13 137 (8.37%) Junior
14 135 (8.25%) Junior Developer
14 135 (8.25%) Senior .NET Developer
15 124 (7.57%) ASP.NET Developer
16 120 (7.33%) Senior C# Developer
17 117 (7.15%) Graduate
18 109 (6.66%) Graduate Developer
19 106 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1579 (96.46%) .NET
2 973 (59.44%) WPF
3 932 (56.93%) ASP.NET
4 647 (39.52%) WCF
5 531 (32.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 491 (29.99%) HTML
7 448 (27.37%) .NET Framework
8 383 (23.40%) CSS
9 337 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 306 (18.69%) Castle Windsor
11 278 (16.98%) Ninject
12 260 (15.88%) Unity DI Container
13 258 (15.76%) jQuery
14 254 (15.52%) Spring.NET
15 234 (14.29%) Web Services
16 207 (12.65%) XML
17 195 (11.91%) NHibernate
18 169 (10.32%) HTML5
19 155 (9.47%) LINQ
20 137 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 280 (17.10%) Inversion of Control
2 218 (13.32%) Computer Science
3 119 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 109 (6.66%) Client/Server
5 89 (5.44%) Tandem
6 53 (3.24%) Social Network
7 49 (2.99%) N-Tier
8 46 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (2.44%) iPad
10 39 (2.38%) Derivative
11 36 (2.20%) Mathematics
11 36 (2.20%) Streaming Music
12 33 (2.02%) Hedge funds
13 27 (1.65%) Mobile App
14 23 (1.41%) Algorithms
15 20 (1.22%) Fixed Income
16 18 (1.10%) Equities
17 16 (0.98%) Management Information System
18 15 (0.92%) Data Structures
19 13 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 838 (51.19%) Windows
2 32 (1.95%) Unix
3 29 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 27 (1.65%) Windows 7
4 27 (1.65%) Windows 8
5 23 (1.41%) Android
6 15 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.37%) Linux
9 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.18%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 941 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
2 787 (48.08%) MVC
3 651 (39.77%) TDD
4 625 (38.18%) Scrum
5 427 (26.08%) MVVM
6 367 (22.42%) Kanban
7 319 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
8 294 (17.96%) Dependency Injection
9 293 (17.90%) OO
10 253 (15.46%) Web Application Development
11 208 (12.71%) Software Engineering
12 181 (11.06%) BDD
13 161 (9.84%) Unit Testing
14 155 (9.47%) Web Development
15 128 (7.82%) OOP
16 112 (6.84%) SDLC
17 103 (6.29%) OOD
18 82 (5.01%) SOA
19 66 (4.03%) Mentoring
20 64 (3.91%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1570 (95.91%) C#
2 687 (41.97%) SQL
3 425 (25.96%) JavaScript
4 386 (23.58%) VB.NET
5 317 (19.36%) T-SQL
6 187 (11.42%) VB
7 138 (8.43%) C++
8 47 (2.87%) XPath
9 33 (2.02%) Java
10 31 (1.89%) VB6
10 31 (1.89%) VBA
11 27 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 25 (1.53%) C
12 25 (1.53%) XAML
13 24 (1.47%) F#
14 20 (1.22%) Perl
15 18 (1.10%) Delphi
16 17 (1.04%) Korn
17 14 (0.86%) PowerShell
18 12 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 258 (15.76%) Degree
2 58 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.37%) PhD
6 5 (0.31%) MCPD
6 5 (0.31%) MCTS
7 3 (0.18%) MCP
8 2 (0.12%) MCSD
8 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.061%) ISEB
9 1 (0.061%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.061%) MCAD
9 1 (0.061%) OCA
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.061%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (0.79%) PCI DSS
1 13 (0.79%) QA
1 13 (0.79%) SLA
2 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.061%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.061%) MiFID
3 1 (0.061%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.061%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.061%) vSphere
Vendors
1 462 (28.22%) Microsoft
2 90 (5.50%) Oracle
3 64 (3.91%) Facebook
4 53 (3.24%) Twitter
5 30 (1.83%) DevExpress
6 24 (1.47%) Google
7 16 (0.98%) Infragistics
8 12 (0.73%) Ab Initio
8 12 (0.73%) PayPal
8 12 (0.73%) WorldPay
9 10 (0.61%) Sitecore
9 10 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.49%) Sybase
11 7 (0.43%) Telerik
11 7 (0.43%) Thunderhead
11 7 (0.43%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.37%) SAP
12 6 (0.37%) Syncfusion
13 5 (0.31%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.24%) Apple
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-45k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
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York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Attractive + full benefits
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London
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