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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 255 223 185
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -38
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1250 1600 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.35% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 3.46% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1461 1626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £65,000
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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -30 1187 £40,000 - 144
London -31 368 £55,000 +10.00% 41
South East -65 222 £40,000 -3.61% 20
Yorkshire +23 164 £37,000 -1.33% 25
West Yorkshire +12 122 £37,000 -5.12% 14
North West -14 100 £36,000 -4.00% 16
East of England -60 84 £40,000 - 10
Leeds +5 83 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands -17 82 £35,000 +6.06% 14
East Midlands -9 77 £35,000 -12.50% 5
City of London +50 74 £65,000 +13.04% 8
South West -1 50 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Hampshire -26 48 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 47 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Cheshire -4 47 £37,500 +31.57% 7
Nottingham -5 43 £37,500 - 3
North Yorkshire +28 40 £32,500 -21.21% 7
North East +18 40 £47,500 +86.27% 7
Berkshire -19 35 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Oxfordshire +29 32 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Birmingham +4 31 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Manchester -23 31 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Essex +4 29 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Kent -14 29 £37,500 - 3
Hertfordshire -3 28 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey -40 28 £47,500 - 4
Harrogate +9 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Sussex -25 25 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Durham - 25 £40,000 - 4
Warrington -6 23 £25,000 - 4

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2372 (93.31%) C#
1 2372 (93.31%) .NET
2 1633 (64.24%) SQL Server
3 1408 (55.39%) ASP.NET
4 1312 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 1311 (51.57%) WPF
6 1210 (47.60%) Windows
7 1116 (43.90%) SQL
8 1107 (43.55%) MVC
9 981 (38.59%) WCF
10 872 (34.30%) TDD
11 814 (32.02%) Scrum
12 771 (30.33%) .NET Framework
12 771 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 672 (26.44%) JavaScript
14 662 (26.04%) Microsoft
15 649 (25.53%) NUnit
16 642 (25.26%) Finance
17 639 (25.14%) HTML
18 612 (24.08%) MVVM
19 570 (22.42%) VB.NET
20 564 (22.19%) Moq
21 541 (21.28%) Rhino Mocks
22 517 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
22 517 (20.34%) Kanban
23 510 (20.06%) T-SQL
24 509 (20.02%) OO
25 506 (19.91%) CSS
26 470 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
27 450 (17.70%) Castle Windsor

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 135 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 129 (5.07%) IIS
3 44 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
4 38 (1.49%) CMS
5 34 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (0.55%) Kentico
7 11 (0.43%) Umbraco
7 11 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.31%) FormScape
9 7 (0.28%) Node.js
10 6 (0.24%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.16%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.16%) JBoss
12 4 (0.16%) Apache
12 4 (0.16%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.079%) DNN
13 2 (0.079%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 287 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 49 (1.93%) MS Office
3 14 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.39%) MS Project
5 7 (0.28%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.079%) Simulink
8 2 (0.079%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.079%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.039%) Summit
5 1 (0.039%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.039%) Magento
5 1 (0.039%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.24%) SaaS
4 5 (0.20%) Office 365
5 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.079%) GitHub
6 2 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.27%) Internet
2 63 (2.48%) Broadband
3 23 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.55%) SMS
4 14 (0.55%) SMTP
4 14 (0.55%) SMPP
5 10 (0.39%) Intranet
6 8 (0.31%) Wireless
6 8 (0.31%) DNS
7 6 (0.24%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.16%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.12%) Extranet
9 3 (0.12%) AMQP
9 3 (0.12%) HTTP
10 2 (0.079%) UMTS
10 2 (0.079%) GPRS
10 2 (0.079%) Modbus
10 2 (0.079%) Profibus
11 1 (0.039%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.039%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1633 (64.24%) SQL Server
2 211 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 162 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 159 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 137 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 131 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 117 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 48 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 42 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 40 (1.57%) Oracle Database
11 26 (1.02%) NoSQL
12 25 (0.98%) MySQL
13 21 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (0.75%) Big Data
15 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.55%) Event Store
18 11 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
18 11 (0.43%) MongoDB
19 9 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 649 (25.53%) NUnit
2 564 (22.19%) Moq
3 541 (21.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 423 (16.64%) Visual Studio
5 402 (15.81%) MSTest
6 289 (11.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 96 (3.78%) Subversion
8 69 (2.71%) Git (software)
9 50 (1.97%) Selenium
10 38 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 38 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
11 33 (1.30%) JIRA
12 24 (0.94%) ReSharper
12 24 (0.94%) NuGet
13 23 (0.90%) WatiN
14 19 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 18 (0.71%) CruiseControl
16 17 (0.67%) AccuRev
16 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 13 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 642 (25.26%) Finance
2 141 (5.55%) Retail
3 108 (4.25%) Banking
4 92 (3.62%) Front Office
5 90 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 76 (2.99%) Games
7 62 (2.44%) Marketing
8 53 (2.08%) Back Office
9 48 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 45 (1.77%) Manufacturing
11 35 (1.38%) Law
11 35 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.51%) Automotive
13 12 (0.47%) Electronics
13 12 (0.47%) Advertising
14 11 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.28%) Legal
16 6 (0.24%) Publishing
17 5 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2224 (87.49%) Developer
2 1268 (49.88%) .NET Developer
3 812 (31.94%) C# Developer
4 420 (16.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 374 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 320 (12.59%) Senior Developer
7 187 (7.36%) Software Engineer
8 169 (6.65%) Senior .NET Developer
9 152 (5.98%) Junior
10 147 (5.78%) Graduate
11 142 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
12 137 (5.39%) Graduate Developer
13 134 (5.27%) Junior Developer
14 117 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 116 (4.56%) C# Software Developer
15 116 (4.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 114 (4.48%) VB.NET Developer
17 106 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
18 103 (4.05%) Junior .NET Developer
19 99 (3.89%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2372 (93.31%) .NET
2 1408 (55.39%) ASP.NET
3 1311 (51.57%) WPF
4 981 (38.59%) WCF
5 771 (30.33%) .NET Framework
5 771 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 639 (25.14%) HTML
7 506 (19.91%) CSS
8 450 (17.70%) Castle Windsor
9 443 (17.43%) Ninject
10 440 (17.31%) Web Services
11 405 (15.93%) Spring.NET
12 401 (15.77%) Unity DI Container
13 381 (14.99%) XML
14 346 (13.61%) jQuery
15 341 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 266 (10.46%) Entity Framework
17 225 (8.85%) LINQ
18 208 (8.18%) NHibernate
19 195 (7.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 407 (16.01%) Inversion of Control
2 273 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 238 (9.36%) Enterprise Software
4 148 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 146 (5.74%) N-Tier
6 136 (5.35%) Client/Server
7 129 (5.07%) Social Network
8 87 (3.42%) Tandem
9 66 (2.60%) Data Structures
10 63 (2.48%) Hedge funds
11 56 (2.20%) Algorithms
12 53 (2.08%) Equities
13 51 (2.01%) Mathematics
14 49 (1.93%) Mobile App
15 44 (1.73%) Derivative
16 33 (1.30%) User Experience
17 32 (1.26%) NHS
17 32 (1.26%) Fixed Income
18 29 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 29 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1210 (47.60%) Windows
2 96 (3.78%) Android
3 76 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 27 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
5 26 (1.02%) Linux
6 21 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (0.83%) Windows Phone
7 15 (0.59%) Windows Phone 7
8 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.28%) UNIX
9 7 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.24%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.079%) Solaris
11 2 (0.079%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.039%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1312 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 1107 (43.55%) MVC
3 872 (34.30%) TDD
4 814 (32.02%) Scrum
5 612 (24.08%) MVVM
6 517 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
6 517 (20.34%) Kanban
7 509 (20.02%) OO
8 470 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
9 379 (14.91%) Software Engineering
10 355 (13.97%) Web Application Development
11 292 (11.49%) Unit Testing
12 225 (8.85%) Multithreading
13 219 (8.62%) OOP
14 215 (8.46%) OOD
15 205 (8.06%) SDLC
16 152 (5.98%) Web Development
17 132 (5.19%) SOA
18 120 (4.72%) BDD
19 98 (3.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2372 (93.31%) C#
2 1116 (43.90%) SQL
3 672 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 570 (22.42%) VB.NET
5 510 (20.06%) T-SQL
6 295 (11.61%) VB
7 170 (6.69%) C++
8 135 (5.31%) Java
9 105 (4.13%) VB6
10 74 (2.91%) VBA
11 56 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 50 (1.97%) C
13 32 (1.26%) PHP
14 31 (1.22%) XPath
15 30 (1.18%) Delphi
16 26 (1.02%) VC++
17 22 (0.87%) Objective-C
18 19 (0.75%) XQuery
19 17 (0.67%) Python
20 16 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 340 (13.38%) Degree
2 73 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (0.75%) MCSD
4 16 (0.63%) MCPD
4 16 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.47%) PhD
6 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.16%) HND
8 1 (0.039%) ISEB
8 1 (0.039%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (1.42%) SLA
2 32 (1.26%) QA
3 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.39%) SNOMED CT
5 3 (0.12%) GAMP
6 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.039%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.039%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.039%) TickIT
6 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.039%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.039%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.35%) MOM
2 2 (0.079%) Control-M
3 1 (0.039%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.039%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 662 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 226 (8.89%) Oracle
3 134 (5.27%) Facebook
4 132 (5.19%) Twitter
5 48 (1.89%) DevExpress
6 33 (1.30%) Google
7 32 (1.26%) Xamarin
8 19 (0.75%) Apple
9 18 (0.71%) TIBCO
10 16 (0.63%) Telerik
11 10 (0.39%) Sybase
12 9 (0.35%) Syncfusion
13 8 (0.31%) Tableau
14 7 (0.28%) Infragistics
14 7 (0.28%) Informatica
15 6 (0.24%) SAP
15 6 (0.24%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.20%) Perforce
16 5 (0.20%) Citrix
16 5 (0.20%) Charles River
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (Dependent on skills and experience)
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £100k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday