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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 225 166 166
Rank change year-on-year
-59 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1466 1787 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.64% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 4.16% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1673 1825
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 £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
44202 43004 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.30% 39.41% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37209 37256 42633
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -42 1383 £40,000 - 181
London -61 406 £50,000 -11.50% 45
South East -42 325 £41,500 +1.21% 28
Yorkshire +6 146 £40,000 +14.28% 30
East of England -27 132 £40,000 +6.66% 16
North West -32 111 £35,000 +16.66% 16
West Yorkshire +12 104 £38,750 +10.71% 14
West Midlands +4 98 £37,750 +7.85% 7
East Midlands -32 94 £39,250 +4.66% 18
Leeds +14 90 £40,000 +23.07% 14
Brighton -9 69 £40,000 -9.09% 2
East Sussex -12 69 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire 0 62 £45,000 +7.46% 5
Surrey -51 55 £46,250 +8.82% 5
South West -36 51 £36,000 +5.88% 18
Manchester -33 50 £37,000 +23.33% 8
Staffordshire +3 48 £37,750 +0.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 48 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Hampshire -32 48 £31,500 -21.25% 7
Cheshire -10 47 £35,000 +14.75% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 45 £37,500 - 6
Kent -3 44 £37,500 -6.25% 3
City of London -118 42 £55,000 -8.33% 11
Nottingham -14 41 £40,000 +6.66% 3
North Yorkshire +7 38 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Bedfordshire -8 33 £45,000 - 3
Warrington -4 32 £25,250 -36.87% 2
Cambridge -11 32 £37,500 - 4
Buckinghamshire -22 32 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Wales +6 30 £35,000 +12.90% 3

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3065 (91.93%) C#
1 3065 (91.93%) .NET
2 2235 (67.04%) SQL Server
3 1934 (58.01%) ASP.NET
4 1862 (55.85%) WPF
5 1632 (48.95%) SQL
6 1534 (46.01%) Windows
7 1479 (44.36%) WCF
8 1326 (39.77%) MVC
9 1090 (32.69%) TDD
10 1039 (31.16%) Microsoft
11 1028 (30.83%) Scrum
12 940 (28.19%) .NET Framework
13 891 (26.72%) OO
14 884 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 795 (23.85%) HTML
16 769 (23.07%) JavaScript
17 724 (21.72%) VB.NET
18 706 (21.18%) Finance
18 706 (21.18%) MVVM
19 690 (20.70%) NUnit
20 635 (19.05%) Web Services
21 615 (18.45%) CSS
21 615 (18.45%) T-SQL
22 584 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
23 560 (16.80%) Moq
24 551 (16.53%) Rhino Mocks
25 534 (16.02%) Kanban
26 529 (15.87%) Degree
27 517 (15.51%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 202 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 188 (5.64%) IIS
3 71 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 43 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 36 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 26 (0.78%) CMS
7 25 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 21 (0.63%) MQSeries
9 14 (0.42%) Apache
10 12 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.30%) ColdFusion
11 10 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.27%) Oracle 10gAS
12 9 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (0.18%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.12%) Moodle
14 4 (0.12%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.090%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.090%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 404 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 84 (2.52%) MS Office
3 18 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 14 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.18%) MS Project
9 1 (0.030%) InDesign
9 1 (0.030%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.030%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 43 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.18%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
5 4 (0.12%) Tridion
6 3 (0.090%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.060%) Endur
7 2 (0.060%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.060%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 54 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.48%) Trello
3 13 (0.39%) IaaS
3 13 (0.39%) PaaS
4 8 (0.24%) SaaS
5 4 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.12%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.060%) GitHub
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.030%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 156 (4.68%) Internet
2 44 (1.32%) Intranet
3 35 (1.05%) Broadband
4 11 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.30%) HTTP
6 8 (0.24%) WAN
6 8 (0.24%) LAN
7 7 (0.21%) Wireless
8 4 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.12%) UMTS
9 3 (0.090%) GPRS
10 1 (0.030%) GSM
10 1 (0.030%) DNS
10 1 (0.030%) SSL
10 1 (0.030%) LTE
10 1 (0.030%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2235 (67.04%) SQL Server
2 421 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 296 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 277 (8.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 247 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 224 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 210 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 112 (3.36%) Oracle Database
9 96 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 60 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
11 45 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 41 (1.23%) MySQL
13 27 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 26 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.66%) DTS
17 19 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
19 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 10 (0.30%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 690 (20.70%) NUnit
2 560 (16.80%) Moq
3 551 (16.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 509 (15.27%) Visual Studio
5 438 (13.14%) MSTest
6 358 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 150 (4.50%) Subversion
8 86 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
9 45 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 35 (1.05%) SpecFlow
11 31 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 25 (0.75%) ReSharper
13 24 (0.72%) Jenkins
14 23 (0.69%) Hudson
15 21 (0.63%) JUnit
16 20 (0.60%) TeamCity
17 19 (0.57%) Maven
18 18 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 18 (0.54%) Mercurial
19 15 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 706 (21.18%) Finance
2 180 (5.40%) Retail
3 176 (5.28%) Banking
4 131 (3.93%) Front Office
5 105 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 60 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.65%) Law
9 54 (1.62%) Marketing
10 49 (1.47%) Advertising
11 39 (1.17%) Legal
12 33 (0.99%) Back Office
13 32 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.45%) Automotive
15 12 (0.36%) Military
16 11 (0.33%) Games
17 10 (0.30%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.24%) French Language
18 8 (0.24%) Norwegian Language
18 8 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 2914 (87.40%) Developer
2 1507 (45.20%) .NET Developer
3 1168 (35.03%) C# Developer
4 608 (18.24%) Software Developer
5 592 (17.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 408 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 256 (7.68%) Junior
8 242 (7.26%) Junior Developer
9 231 (6.93%) .NET Software Developer
10 224 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
11 203 (6.09%) Software Engineer
12 174 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
13 169 (5.07%) Senior C# Developer
14 167 (5.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 166 (4.98%) Graduate
16 160 (4.80%) Graduate Developer
17 155 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
18 145 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
19 133 (3.99%) VB.NET Developer
20 125 (3.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3065 (91.93%) .NET
2 1934 (58.01%) ASP.NET
3 1862 (55.85%) WPF
4 1479 (44.36%) WCF
5 940 (28.19%) .NET Framework
6 884 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 795 (23.85%) HTML
8 635 (19.05%) Web Services
9 615 (18.45%) CSS
10 485 (14.55%) jQuery
11 479 (14.37%) Castle Windsor
12 471 (14.13%) XML
13 421 (12.63%) Spring.NET
14 414 (12.42%) Unity DI Container
15 410 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 401 (12.03%) Ninject
17 396 (11.88%) Razor View Engine
18 349 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 328 (9.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 316 (9.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 421 (12.63%) Inversion of Control
2 347 (10.41%) Computer Science
3 219 (6.57%) N-Tier
4 146 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
5 122 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 120 (3.60%) Tandem
7 89 (2.67%) Hedge funds
8 68 (2.04%) Mathematics
9 59 (1.77%) Social Network
10 56 (1.68%) NHS
11 52 (1.56%) Fixed Income
12 49 (1.47%) Equities
13 38 (1.14%) Derivative
14 34 (1.02%) Physics
15 32 (0.96%) Mobile App
16 30 (0.90%) Streaming Music
17 27 (0.81%) DTV
18 25 (0.75%) Management Information System
18 25 (0.75%) W3C
19 23 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1534 (46.01%) Windows
2 111 (3.33%) Android
3 81 (2.43%) Apple iOS
4 26 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (0.66%) UNIX
6 21 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
6 21 (0.63%) Windows Phone
7 20 (0.60%) Linux
8 15 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
10 12 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.21%) Windows CE
12 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
12 4 (0.12%) CentOS
13 2 (0.060%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.060%) NetWare
14 1 (0.030%) AIX
14 1 (0.030%) Solaris
14 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.030%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1326 (39.77%) MVC
2 1090 (32.69%) TDD
3 1028 (30.83%) Scrum
4 891 (26.72%) OO
5 706 (21.18%) MVVM
6 584 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
7 534 (16.02%) Kanban
8 517 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
9 467 (14.01%) Software Engineering
10 445 (13.35%) Dependency Injection
11 389 (11.67%) Web Application Development
12 336 (10.08%) Multithreading
13 300 (9.00%) Unit Testing
14 272 (8.16%) OOD
15 261 (7.83%) OOP
16 178 (5.34%) Web Development
17 175 (5.25%) BDD
18 148 (4.44%) SOA
19 134 (4.02%) E-Commerce
20 120 (3.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3065 (91.93%) C#
2 1632 (48.95%) SQL
3 769 (23.07%) JavaScript
4 724 (21.72%) VB.NET
5 615 (18.45%) T-SQL
6 298 (8.94%) C++
7 282 (8.46%) VB
8 164 (4.92%) Java
9 89 (2.67%) C
10 76 (2.28%) VB6
11 66 (1.98%) PHP
11 66 (1.98%) VBA
12 59 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 30 (0.90%) XPath
14 27 (0.81%) Python
15 25 (0.75%) Ruby
16 23 (0.69%) F#
17 22 (0.66%) VBScript
18 20 (0.60%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 529 (15.87%) Degree
2 250 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 219 (6.57%) MCSD
4 218 (6.54%) MCP
5 217 (6.51%) MCAD
5 217 (6.51%) MCTS
6 12 (0.36%) PhD
7 11 (0.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.24%) ISEB
9 7 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.090%) CISSP
12 2 (0.060%) CFA
13 1 (0.030%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.030%) HNC
13 1 (0.030%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (1.53%) QA
2 16 (0.48%) EMIR
2 16 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (0.48%) UCITS
3 10 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.21%) SLA
5 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.060%) GAMP
7 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (0.33%) MOM
2 5 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.12%) Control-M
4 3 (0.090%) Nagios
5 2 (0.060%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1039 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 341 (10.23%) Oracle
3 86 (2.58%) DevExpress
4 71 (2.13%) Twitter
5 61 (1.83%) Facebook
6 28 (0.84%) IBM
7 27 (0.81%) Syncfusion
8 23 (0.69%) Adobe
9 22 (0.66%) Bloomberg
10 21 (0.63%) Infragistics
11 19 (0.57%) Google
12 16 (0.48%) Serena
13 14 (0.42%) VMware
14 10 (0.30%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.27%) Typemock
15 9 (0.27%) Perforce
15 9 (0.27%) Sybase
16 8 (0.24%) Red Gate
16 8 (0.24%) Reuters
16 8 (0.24%) Endeca
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus annually and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days, pension, life assurance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 Days, 5% Pension, HC
Posted: 23 hours ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday