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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 229 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -2
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1447 1758 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 1.64% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 4.15% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1653 1764
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
43909 42375 47512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 39.47% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36901 36766 41779
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 2 September 2014 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 2 September 2014. 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 -52 1356 £40,000 - 178
London -66 418 £50,000 -13.04% 49
South East -68 289 £40,000 - 27
Yorkshire +12 144 £40,000 +14.28% 27
East of England -33 129 £40,000 +6.66% 13
North West -33 116 £36,250 +18.85% 20
West Yorkshire +18 99 £37,500 +7.14% 12
West Midlands 0 96 £38,000 +8.57% 10
East Midlands -31 88 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Leeds +11 85 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Berkshire +2 55 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Brighton -18 54 £41,500 -5.68%
East Sussex -21 54 £41,500 -5.68% 2
Manchester -33 54 £37,500 +25.00% 11
South West -44 53 £37,500 +8.69% 18
Staffordshire +4 48 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Cheshire -9 48 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Surrey -59 47 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Nottinghamshire -11 46 £40,000 +33.33% 5
City of London -103 45 £55,000 -8.33% 16
Hampshire -37 44 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire -5 43 £37,500 - 7
North Yorkshire +19 42 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Kent -6 39 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Nottingham -9 39 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Buckinghamshire -25 35 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Bedfordshire -8 34 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Warrington -7 33 £31,375 -21.56% 2
Wales +8 31 £36,000 +12.50% 3
Cambridge -17 31 £37,500 - 4

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2947 (92.06%) .NET
2 2928 (91.47%) C#
3 2164 (67.60%) SQL Server
4 1856 (57.98%) ASP.NET
5 1785 (55.76%) WPF
6 1580 (49.36%) SQL
7 1493 (46.64%) Windows
8 1400 (43.74%) WCF
9 1274 (39.80%) MVC
10 1044 (32.61%) TDD
11 989 (30.90%) Scrum
12 971 (30.33%) Microsoft
13 913 (28.52%) .NET Framework
14 862 (26.93%) OO
15 844 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 777 (24.27%) HTML
17 750 (23.43%) JavaScript
18 721 (22.52%) VB.NET
19 691 (21.59%) Finance
20 668 (20.87%) NUnit
21 659 (20.59%) MVVM
22 609 (19.03%) Web Services
23 605 (18.90%) T-SQL
24 597 (18.65%) CSS
25 569 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
26 545 (17.03%) Moq
27 532 (16.62%) Rhino Mocks
28 520 (16.24%) Degree
29 512 (16.00%) Kanban
30 489 (15.28%) Visual Studio

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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
1 199 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 176 (5.50%) IIS
3 71 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 36 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 23 (0.72%) CMS
8 21 (0.66%) MQSeries
9 14 (0.44%) Apache
10 12 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.34%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.31%) ColdFusion
12 10 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (0.28%) Oracle 10gAS
14 6 (0.19%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.12%) Moodle
15 4 (0.12%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.094%) WorkSite
16 3 (0.094%) SAS
Applications
1 371 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 83 (2.59%) MS Office
3 16 (0.50%) InfoPath
4 15 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.19%) MS Project
9 1 (0.031%) InDesign
9 1 (0.031%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.031%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 44 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
4 4 (0.12%) Tridion
5 3 (0.094%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.094%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.062%) Endur
6 2 (0.062%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.062%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.50%) Trello
3 14 (0.44%) IaaS
3 14 (0.44%) PaaS
4 8 (0.25%) SaaS
5 4 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.12%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.062%) GitHub
7 1 (0.031%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.031%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.031%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.031%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.72%) Internet
2 44 (1.37%) Intranet
3 36 (1.12%) Broadband
4 11 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.28%) HTTP
6 8 (0.25%) WAN
6 8 (0.25%) LAN
7 7 (0.22%) Wireless
8 4 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.094%) UMTS
10 2 (0.062%) GPRS
11 1 (0.031%) GSM
11 1 (0.031%) DNS
11 1 (0.031%) SSL
11 1 (0.031%) LTE
11 1 (0.031%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2164 (67.60%) SQL Server
2 413 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 273 (8.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 269 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 243 (7.59%) Relational Database
6 220 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 205 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 114 (3.56%) Oracle Database
9 99 (3.09%) RDBMS
10 57 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
11 45 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 38 (1.19%) MySQL
13 26 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 25 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 24 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.69%) DTS
17 19 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
19 10 (0.31%) PerformancePoint
20 9 (0.28%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 668 (20.87%) NUnit
2 545 (17.03%) Moq
3 532 (16.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 489 (15.28%) Visual Studio
5 422 (13.18%) MSTest
6 347 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 137 (4.28%) Subversion
8 81 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
9 44 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 33 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 27 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 24 (0.75%) ReSharper
13 22 (0.69%) TeamCity
14 21 (0.66%) JUnit
15 20 (0.62%) Maven
16 18 (0.56%) Hudson
17 17 (0.53%) Selenium
17 17 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 17 (0.53%) Jenkins
18 16 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 691 (21.59%) Finance
2 180 (5.62%) Banking
3 177 (5.53%) Retail
4 113 (3.53%) Front Office
5 105 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 61 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.72%) Law
9 52 (1.62%) Marketing
10 48 (1.50%) Advertising
11 38 (1.19%) Legal
12 31 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 30 (0.94%) Back Office
14 16 (0.50%) Automotive
15 11 (0.34%) Games
16 10 (0.31%) Military
16 10 (0.31%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.25%) French Language
17 8 (0.25%) Norwegian Language
17 8 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 2815 (87.94%) Developer
2 1445 (45.14%) .NET Developer
3 1136 (35.49%) C# Developer
4 574 (17.93%) Software Developer
5 573 (17.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 395 (12.34%) Senior Developer
7 246 (7.69%) Junior
8 233 (7.28%) Junior Developer
9 219 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 219 (6.84%) .NET Software Developer
10 192 (6.00%) Software Engineer
11 164 (5.12%) Senior C# Developer
12 162 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 159 (4.97%) Graduate
14 155 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 153 (4.78%) Graduate Developer
16 149 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
17 135 (4.22%) Junior .NET Developer
18 134 (4.19%) VB.NET Developer
19 126 (3.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2947 (92.06%) .NET
2 1856 (57.98%) ASP.NET
3 1785 (55.76%) WPF
4 1400 (43.74%) WCF
5 913 (28.52%) .NET Framework
6 844 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 777 (24.27%) HTML
8 609 (19.03%) Web Services
9 597 (18.65%) CSS
10 464 (14.50%) jQuery
11 461 (14.40%) Castle Windsor
12 458 (14.31%) XML
13 402 (12.56%) Spring.NET
14 398 (12.43%) Unity DI Container
15 383 (11.97%) Ninject
16 367 (11.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 358 (11.18%) Razor View Engine
18 338 (10.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 328 (10.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 309 (9.65%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 399 (12.46%) Inversion of Control
2 333 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 182 (5.69%) N-Tier
4 144 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 121 (3.78%) Client/Server
6 114 (3.56%) Tandem
7 91 (2.84%) Hedge funds
8 73 (2.28%) Mathematics
9 61 (1.91%) Social Network
10 44 (1.37%) NHS
11 43 (1.34%) Fixed Income
12 42 (1.31%) Equities
13 40 (1.25%) Physics
14 34 (1.06%) Derivative
15 31 (0.97%) Mobile App
16 30 (0.94%) Streaming Music
17 25 (0.78%) DTV
18 22 (0.69%) GIS
18 22 (0.69%) Management Information System
19 20 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1493 (46.64%) Windows
2 96 (3.00%) Android
3 70 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 24 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
6 18 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 17 (0.53%) Linux
8 16 (0.50%) UNIX
9 15 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
11 10 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.19%) Windows CE
13 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.12%) CentOS
14 3 (0.094%) Windows Phone 7
15 2 (0.062%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.062%) NetWare
16 1 (0.031%) AIX
16 1 (0.031%) Solaris
16 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1274 (39.80%) MVC
2 1044 (32.61%) TDD
3 989 (30.90%) Scrum
4 862 (26.93%) OO
5 659 (20.59%) MVVM
6 569 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 512 (16.00%) Kanban
8 477 (14.90%) Continuous Integration
9 434 (13.56%) Software Engineering
10 421 (13.15%) Dependency Injection
11 368 (11.50%) Web Application Development
12 308 (9.62%) Multithreading
13 283 (8.84%) Unit Testing
14 268 (8.37%) OOP
15 260 (8.12%) OOD
16 178 (5.56%) BDD
17 166 (5.19%) Web Development
18 156 (4.87%) Mentoring
19 141 (4.40%) E-Commerce
20 128 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2928 (91.47%) C#
2 1580 (49.36%) SQL
3 750 (23.43%) JavaScript
4 721 (22.52%) VB.NET
5 605 (18.90%) T-SQL
6 277 (8.65%) VB
7 274 (8.56%) C++
8 155 (4.84%) Java
9 78 (2.44%) VB6
10 75 (2.34%) C
11 71 (2.22%) VBA
12 61 (1.91%) PHP
12 61 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 31 (0.97%) XPath
14 26 (0.81%) Python
15 24 (0.75%) F#
16 23 (0.72%) Ruby
17 22 (0.69%) VBScript
18 20 (0.62%) PowerShell
19 19 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 520 (16.24%) Degree
2 223 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 191 (5.97%) MCSD
4 190 (5.94%) MCP
5 189 (5.90%) MCAD
5 189 (5.90%) MCTS
6 13 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.41%) PhD
7 8 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.22%) ISEB
9 6 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.094%) CFA
10 3 (0.094%) CISSP
11 1 (0.031%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.031%) HNC
11 1 (0.031%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (1.59%) QA
2 16 (0.50%) EMIR
2 16 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (0.50%) UCITS
3 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.22%) SLA
5 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.062%) GAMP
7 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (0.37%) MOM
2 6 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.094%) Control-M
4 2 (0.062%) Puppet
5 1 (0.031%) Nagios
Vendors
1 971 (30.33%) Microsoft
2 335 (10.47%) Oracle
3 87 (2.72%) DevExpress
4 74 (2.31%) Twitter
5 63 (1.97%) Facebook
6 27 (0.84%) Syncfusion
7 26 (0.81%) IBM
8 21 (0.66%) Bloomberg
9 20 (0.62%) Infragistics
9 20 (0.62%) Adobe
10 19 (0.59%) Google
11 16 (0.50%) Serena
12 13 (0.41%) VMware
13 10 (0.31%) Sybase
13 10 (0.31%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.28%) Typemock
14 9 (0.28%) Perforce
15 8 (0.25%) Reuters
15 8 (0.25%) Red Gate
15 8 (0.25%) Endeca
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.0 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.0 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £35k + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
RMI International
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday