The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 219 175 148
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -27
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1490 1734 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.59% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 4.04% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1632 1976
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45374 42969 48068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 39.52% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38534 37236 42507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -53 1400 £40,000 - 195
London -56 418 £50,000 -9.09% 45
South East -27 357 £41,500 +3.75% 32
Yorkshire +3 140 £39,250 +13.76% 32
East of England -31 136 £40,000 +6.66% 19
North West -15 105 £35,000 +14.75% 16
West Yorkshire -8 104 £39,000 +20.00% 16
West Midlands +4 100 £36,500 -2.66% 12
East Midlands -28 93 £39,000 +4.00% 17
Leeds +8 87 £40,000 +23.07% 16
Brighton -5 84 £40,000 -9.09%
East Sussex -6 84 £40,000 -9.09%
Surrey -40 65 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Hampshire -31 58 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Berkshire -3 54 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Manchester -32 50 £37,500 +18.11% 7
Kent +2 45 £37,500 -6.25% 4
City of London -121 44 £50,000 -16.66% 13
Nottinghamshire -15 43 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Cheshire +4 42 £31,250 +5.93% 4
Cambridgeshire -3 42 £37,500 - 8
Staffordshire -5 41 £35,500 -5.33% 5
Nottingham -17 39 £40,000 +6.66% 6
South West -51 35 £36,000 +3.59% 12
Cambridge -9 34 £37,500 - 3
Scotland -37 34 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wales +3 33 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Buckinghamshire -29 33 £40,000 +3.22% 3
North Yorkshire -2 32 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Bedfordshire -4 32 £45,000 - 3

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3300 (92.75%) C#
2 3268 (91.85%) .NET
3 2347 (65.96%) SQL Server
4 2070 (58.18%) ASP.NET
5 2002 (56.27%) WPF
6 1713 (48.15%) SQL
7 1611 (45.28%) Windows
8 1600 (44.97%) WCF
9 1395 (39.21%) MVC
10 1167 (32.80%) TDD
11 1129 (31.73%) Microsoft
12 1091 (30.66%) Scrum
13 975 (27.40%) .NET Framework
14 954 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 943 (26.50%) OO
16 818 (22.99%) HTML
17 805 (22.63%) JavaScript
18 763 (21.44%) Finance
19 746 (20.97%) MVVM
20 741 (20.83%) VB.NET
21 723 (20.32%) NUnit
22 664 (18.66%) Web Services
23 632 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
24 629 (17.68%) CSS
25 621 (17.45%) T-SQL
26 575 (16.16%) Rhino Mocks
27 574 (16.13%) Moq
28 561 (15.77%) Degree
29 554 (15.57%) Kanban
30 546 (15.35%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 218 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 206 (5.79%) IIS
3 70 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 47 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 36 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 30 (0.84%) CMS
7 27 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 21 (0.59%) MQSeries
9 15 (0.42%) Apache
9 15 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 12 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.31%) OpenROAD
12 9 (0.25%) Oracle 10gAS
12 9 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.20%) ColdFusion
14 7 (0.20%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.11%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.11%) Moodle
16 3 (0.084%) SAS
Applications
1 436 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 79 (2.22%) MS Office
3 21 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.17%) MS Project
9 1 (0.028%) InDesign
9 1 (0.028%) Simulink
9 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 42 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.34%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.20%) Endur
6 6 (0.17%) nopCommerce
7 4 (0.11%) Tridion
8 2 (0.056%) Line 500
8 2 (0.056%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.028%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.45%) Trello
3 11 (0.31%) IaaS
3 11 (0.31%) PaaS
4 10 (0.28%) SaaS
5 4 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.11%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.056%) GitHub
7 1 (0.028%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.028%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.028%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.028%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.028%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (4.81%) Internet
2 51 (1.43%) Intranet
3 30 (0.84%) Broadband
4 10 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.25%) HTTP
6 8 (0.22%) WAN
6 8 (0.22%) LAN
7 4 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (0.11%) Wireless
7 4 (0.11%) UMTS
8 3 (0.084%) GPRS
9 2 (0.056%) Extranet
10 1 (0.028%) DNS
10 1 (0.028%) GSM
10 1 (0.028%) SSL
10 1 (0.028%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2347 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 448 (12.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 348 (9.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 293 (8.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 255 (7.17%) Relational Database
6 226 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 205 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 115 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 104 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 69 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
11 49 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
12 45 (1.26%) MySQL
13 29 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
14 25 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (0.53%) DTS
17 17 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (0.31%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 723 (20.32%) NUnit
2 575 (16.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 574 (16.13%) Moq
4 535 (15.04%) Visual Studio
5 455 (12.79%) MSTest
6 386 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 159 (4.47%) Subversion
8 91 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 47 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 37 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 33 (0.93%) SpecFlow
12 26 (0.73%) Hudson
13 25 (0.70%) Jenkins
13 25 (0.70%) ReSharper
14 23 (0.65%) Mercurial
15 21 (0.59%) JIRA
16 20 (0.56%) TeamCity
17 19 (0.53%) JUnit
17 19 (0.53%) WiX
18 18 (0.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 763 (21.44%) Finance
2 184 (5.17%) Banking
3 167 (4.69%) Front Office
4 164 (4.61%) Retail
5 103 (2.89%) Investment Banking
5 103 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 60 (1.69%) Marketing
6 60 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 56 (1.57%) Advertising
8 49 (1.38%) Law
9 40 (1.12%) Back Office
10 33 (0.93%) Legal
11 31 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.39%) Games
13 13 (0.37%) Automotive
14 12 (0.34%) Military
15 11 (0.31%) Local Government
16 8 (0.22%) Swedish Language
16 8 (0.22%) Norwegian Language
16 8 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3088 (86.79%) Developer
2 1609 (45.22%) .NET Developer
3 1252 (35.19%) C# Developer
4 659 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 637 (17.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 436 (12.25%) Senior Developer
7 288 (8.09%) Junior
8 270 (7.59%) Junior Developer
9 258 (7.25%) .NET Software Developer
10 253 (7.11%) Software Engineer
11 238 (6.69%) Senior .NET Developer
12 201 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 197 (5.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 176 (4.95%) Graduate
15 175 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
16 171 (4.81%) Graduate Developer
16 171 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
17 167 (4.69%) Junior .NET Developer
18 131 (3.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
19 127 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3268 (91.85%) .NET
2 2070 (58.18%) ASP.NET
3 2002 (56.27%) WPF
4 1600 (44.97%) WCF
5 975 (27.40%) .NET Framework
6 954 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 818 (22.99%) HTML
8 664 (18.66%) Web Services
9 629 (17.68%) CSS
10 534 (15.01%) jQuery
11 502 (14.11%) Castle Windsor
12 477 (13.41%) XML
13 465 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 445 (12.51%) Spring.NET
15 435 (12.23%) Razor View Engine
16 428 (12.03%) Unity DI Container
17 420 (11.80%) Ninject
18 361 (10.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 333 (9.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 326 (9.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 446 (12.54%) Inversion of Control
2 367 (10.31%) Computer Science
3 251 (7.05%) N-Tier
4 159 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
5 128 (3.60%) Client/Server
6 121 (3.40%) Tandem
7 92 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 69 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 62 (1.74%) Fixed Income
10 61 (1.71%) NHS
10 61 (1.71%) Social Network
11 55 (1.55%) Equities
12 44 (1.24%) Derivative
13 36 (1.01%) DTV
14 32 (0.90%) W3C
14 32 (0.90%) SystemC
15 31 (0.87%) Mobile App
16 30 (0.84%) Streaming Music
16 30 (0.84%) Physics
17 24 (0.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1611 (45.28%) Windows
2 119 (3.34%) Android
3 90 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 34 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (0.82%) UNIX
6 23 (0.65%) Windows Phone
7 21 (0.59%) Linux
8 20 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
9 15 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
10 14 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.20%) Windows CE
13 4 (0.11%) CentOS
13 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
14 2 (0.056%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.056%) NetWare
15 1 (0.028%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.028%) AIX
15 1 (0.028%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1395 (39.21%) MVC
2 1167 (32.80%) TDD
3 1091 (30.66%) Scrum
4 943 (26.50%) OO
5 746 (20.97%) MVVM
6 632 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
7 554 (15.57%) Kanban
8 546 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
9 524 (14.73%) Software Engineering
10 471 (13.24%) Dependency Injection
11 412 (11.58%) Web Application Development
12 382 (10.74%) Multithreading
13 338 (9.50%) Unit Testing
14 309 (8.68%) OOD
15 266 (7.48%) OOP
16 199 (5.59%) Web Development
17 183 (5.14%) BDD
18 168 (4.72%) SOA
19 125 (3.51%) Project Management
20 112 (3.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3300 (92.75%) C#
2 1713 (48.15%) SQL
3 805 (22.63%) JavaScript
4 741 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 621 (17.45%) T-SQL
6 313 (8.80%) C++
7 286 (8.04%) VB
8 177 (4.97%) Java
9 107 (3.01%) C
10 77 (2.16%) VB6
11 66 (1.85%) PHP
12 61 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 52 (1.46%) VBA
14 30 (0.84%) XPath
15 28 (0.79%) F#
16 27 (0.76%) Ruby
17 25 (0.70%) Python
18 23 (0.65%) XAML
19 22 (0.62%) VBScript
20 19 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 561 (15.77%) Degree
2 296 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 260 (7.31%) MCP
3 260 (7.31%) MCTS
4 257 (7.22%) MCSD
5 255 (7.17%) MCAD
6 9 (0.25%) PhD
7 8 (0.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.20%) ISEB
9 6 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.11%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.11%) MCPD
11 2 (0.056%) CISSP
12 1 (0.028%) HNC
12 1 (0.028%) HND
12 1 (0.028%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.028%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (1.52%) QA
2 16 (0.45%) UCITS
2 16 (0.45%) EMIR
2 16 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.084%) SLA
6 2 (0.056%) GAMP
7 1 (0.028%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (0.34%) MOM
2 6 (0.17%) Control-M
3 4 (0.11%) Nagios
4 2 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.028%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1129 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 344 (9.67%) Oracle
3 101 (2.84%) DevExpress
4 73 (2.05%) Twitter
5 61 (1.71%) Facebook
6 34 (0.96%) IBM
6 34 (0.96%) Syncfusion
7 26 (0.73%) Infragistics
7 26 (0.73%) Adobe
8 22 (0.62%) Bloomberg
9 20 (0.56%) Google
10 15 (0.42%) Sybase
11 13 (0.37%) Serena
12 12 (0.34%) Sitecore
12 12 (0.34%) Cognos
13 11 (0.31%) VMware
14 10 (0.28%) Endeca
15 8 (0.22%) Typemock
15 8 (0.22%) Red Gate
15 8 (0.22%) Reuters
Weybridge, Surrey
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, staff discount, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday