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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 350 281 248
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -33
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 837 1218 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 1.10% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 2.92% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1129 1375
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
38107 41697 45243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.87% 37.81% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35558 38497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -54 803 £42,500 +6.25% 113
London -31 267 £55,000 - 30
South East +52 212 £40,000 - 18
Yorkshire -36 81 £42,500 +14.86% 9
Hampshire +31 69 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Midlands -21 64 £40,000 +6.66% 14
North West 0 63 £40,000 +11.11% 21
West Yorkshire -52 50 £43,750 +18.24% 8
South West +3 44 £37,500 +3.44% 7
East Midlands -43 39 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Staffordshire +11 37 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Oxfordshire -15 34 £40,000 - 3
Manchester +1 32 £40,000 - 8
Cheshire +17 30 £40,000 +8.10% 3
City of London +23 29 £62,500 -3.84% 4
East of England -23 29 £40,000 - 8
Kent +24 28 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Basingstoke +10 28 £40,000 +77.77%
York +24 27 £42,500 +54.54% 1
North Yorkshire +15 27 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Surrey +30 25 £55,000 +25.71% 2
Nottinghamshire -16 24 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Warrington +17 23 £25,000 - 2
East Sussex +2 23 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Halifax - 23 £50,000 - 2
Brighton +12 20 £42,500 -1.84% 3
Wiltshire +14 18 £40,000 +10.34%
Nottingham -9 18 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Birmingham -18 18 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Stoke-on-Trent - 18 £37,500 - 2

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1677 (96.21%) C#
2 1663 (95.41%) .NET
3 1199 (68.79%) SQL Server
4 1001 (57.43%) WPF
5 999 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
6 982 (56.34%) ASP.NET
7 878 (50.37%) Windows
8 845 (48.48%) MVC
9 744 (42.69%) SQL
10 689 (39.53%) WCF
11 669 (38.38%) TDD
12 648 (37.18%) Scrum
13 558 (32.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 545 (31.27%) HTML
15 525 (30.12%) Finance
16 523 (30.01%) NUnit
17 509 (29.20%) Microsoft
18 490 (28.11%) JavaScript
19 453 (25.99%) .NET Framework
20 449 (25.76%) MVVM
21 435 (24.96%) Moq
22 431 (24.73%) CSS
23 422 (24.21%) Rhino Mocks
24 387 (22.20%) VB.NET
25 379 (21.74%) Kanban
26 344 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 332 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
28 326 (18.70%) T-SQL
29 312 (17.90%) Castle Windsor
30 306 (17.56%) MSTest

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 73 (4.19%) IIS
2 42 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (0.98%) CMS
6 7 (0.40%) Confluence
7 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.11%) WordPress
11 1 (0.057%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.057%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.057%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.057%) WebLogic
Applications
1 148 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.84%) MS Office
3 14 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.057%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (0.86%) Hi Portfolio
2 10 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.46%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.23%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.057%) Endur
6 1 (0.057%) Global One
6 1 (0.057%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.057%) Sonata
6 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.63%) SaaS
3 11 (0.63%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.23%) IaaS
4 4 (0.23%) PaaS
5 3 (0.17%) GitHub
6 2 (0.11%) Firebase
7 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.75%) Internet
2 29 (1.66%) Broadband
3 14 (0.80%) HTTP
4 13 (0.75%) SSL
5 11 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.40%) CTI
6 7 (0.40%) LDAP
7 6 (0.34%) FTP
7 6 (0.34%) SMTP
7 6 (0.34%) SNMP
8 4 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.057%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.057%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.057%) Firewall
9 1 (0.057%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.057%) Network Security
9 1 (0.057%) RS-232
9 1 (0.057%) VPN
9 1 (0.057%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1199 (68.79%) SQL Server
2 306 (17.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 132 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 82 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 68 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (2.64%) NoSQL
9 42 (2.41%) MySQL
10 32 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.15%) JasperReports
13 17 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 15 (0.86%) Event Store
14 15 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 14 (0.80%) VLDB
16 13 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (0.75%) MongoDB
17 12 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 523 (30.01%) NUnit
2 435 (24.96%) Moq
3 422 (24.21%) Rhino Mocks
4 306 (17.56%) MSTest
5 302 (17.33%) Visual Studio
6 200 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 102 (5.85%) Subversion
8 51 (2.93%) Git (software)
9 46 (2.64%) Jasmine
10 41 (2.35%) ReSharper
11 37 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
12 35 (2.01%) TeamCity
13 22 (1.26%) JIRA
14 19 (1.09%) NSubstitute
15 13 (0.75%) MSBuild
16 11 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 10 (0.57%) Jenkins
17 10 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 9 (0.52%) SpecFlow
19 8 (0.46%) AccuRev
General
1 525 (30.12%) Finance
2 105 (6.02%) Banking
3 76 (4.36%) Front Office
4 69 (3.96%) Marketing
5 50 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.47%) Games
7 35 (2.01%) Retail
8 31 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.72%) Back Office
10 27 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.03%) Advertising
12 16 (0.92%) Legal
13 12 (0.69%) Military
14 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.52%) Publishing
16 7 (0.40%) Law
17 5 (0.29%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
19 3 (0.17%) Electronics
20 2 (0.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1611 (92.43%) Developer
2 1112 (63.80%) .NET Developer
3 983 (56.40%) C# Developer
4 664 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 298 (17.10%) Software Developer
6 262 (15.03%) WPF Developer
7 242 (13.88%) C# WPF Developer
8 229 (13.14%) WinForms Developer
9 224 (12.85%) C# Software Developer
10 175 (10.04%) Senior Developer
11 169 (9.70%) .NET Software Developer
12 164 (9.41%) SQL Developer
13 144 (8.26%) Junior
13 144 (8.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 141 (8.09%) Junior Developer
15 137 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
16 128 (7.34%) Senior C# Developer
17 124 (7.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 115 (6.60%) Graduate
18 115 (6.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1663 (95.41%) .NET
2 1001 (57.43%) WPF
3 982 (56.34%) ASP.NET
4 689 (39.53%) WCF
5 558 (32.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 545 (31.27%) HTML
7 453 (25.99%) .NET Framework
8 431 (24.73%) CSS
9 344 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 312 (17.90%) Castle Windsor
11 286 (16.41%) jQuery
11 286 (16.41%) Ninject
12 269 (15.43%) Unity DI Container
13 260 (14.92%) Spring.NET
14 242 (13.88%) Web Services
15 221 (12.68%) XML
16 199 (11.42%) NHibernate
17 197 (11.30%) HTML5
18 179 (10.27%) LINQ
19 147 (8.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 290 (16.64%) Inversion of Control
2 217 (12.45%) Computer Science
3 127 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
4 115 (6.60%) Client/Server
5 93 (5.34%) Tandem
6 64 (3.67%) N-Tier
7 61 (3.50%) Social Network
8 49 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (2.58%) Mathematics
10 41 (2.35%) Derivative
11 40 (2.29%) iPad
12 38 (2.18%) Streaming Music
13 35 (2.01%) Hedge funds
14 32 (1.84%) Mobile App
15 27 (1.55%) Fixed Income
16 26 (1.49%) Equities
17 19 (1.09%) Algorithms
17 19 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 15 (0.86%) Physics
19 13 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 878 (50.37%) Windows
2 43 (2.47%) Unix
3 30 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 25 (1.43%) Windows 8
5 21 (1.20%) Android
6 20 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.57%) Linux
10 6 (0.34%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.29%) FreeBSD
11 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 999 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
2 845 (48.48%) MVC
3 669 (38.38%) TDD
4 648 (37.18%) Scrum
5 449 (25.76%) MVVM
6 379 (21.74%) Kanban
7 332 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 303 (17.38%) OO
9 302 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
10 258 (14.80%) Web Application Development
11 234 (13.43%) Software Engineering
12 178 (10.21%) BDD
12 178 (10.21%) Unit Testing
12 178 (10.21%) Web Development
13 149 (8.55%) SDLC
14 132 (7.57%) OOP
15 103 (5.91%) OOD
16 91 (5.22%) SOA
17 80 (4.59%) Mentoring
18 71 (4.07%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1677 (96.21%) C#
2 744 (42.69%) SQL
3 490 (28.11%) JavaScript
4 387 (22.20%) VB.NET
5 326 (18.70%) T-SQL
6 203 (11.65%) VB
7 149 (8.55%) C++
8 48 (2.75%) VB6
9 46 (2.64%) XPath
10 40 (2.29%) Java
11 31 (1.78%) F#
11 31 (1.78%) VBA
12 29 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 29 (1.66%) XAML
13 28 (1.61%) C
14 23 (1.32%) Perl
15 20 (1.15%) Korn
16 17 (0.98%) Delphi
16 17 (0.98%) PowerShell
17 16 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 275 (15.78%) Degree
2 59 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.63%) MCTS
6 9 (0.52%) MCPD
7 6 (0.34%) PhD
7 6 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.29%) MCSD
9 3 (0.17%) MCP
10 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.11%) MCAD
10 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.057%) MCSE
11 1 (0.057%) OCA
11 1 (0.057%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (0.57%) QA
1 10 (0.57%) SLA
2 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.057%) MOM
Vendors
1 509 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.83%) Oracle
3 72 (4.13%) Facebook
4 64 (3.67%) Twitter
5 34 (1.95%) DevExpress
6 19 (1.09%) Google
7 16 (0.92%) Infragistics
8 15 (0.86%) Ab Initio
9 11 (0.63%) PayPal
9 11 (0.63%) WorldPay
9 11 (0.63%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.52%) SAP
11 8 (0.46%) Sybase
11 8 (0.46%) Thunderhead
11 8 (0.46%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.40%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.40%) Telerik
13 6 (0.34%) Cegedim Rx
13 6 (0.34%) Syncfusion
14 5 (0.29%) Atlassian
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Whyteleafe, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £52,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 32k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £20,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago