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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 331 263 173
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -90
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 920 1273 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.21% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 3.25% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1196 1749
Average salary £42,574 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
38020 39121 43598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.92% 37.27% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32777 33668 36387
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -69 851 £42,500 +6.25% 147
London -19 292 £55,000 +8.91% 40
South East -33 191 £45,000 +20.00% 27
Yorkshire -31 93 £41,500 +10.66% 19
North West +19 78 £40,000 +3.89% 20
West Midlands -13 63 £40,000 -5.88% 13
West Yorkshire -44 57 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Manchester +31 55 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Surrey +3 47 £45,000 +50.00% 1
South West -37 40 £35,000 -6.66% 12
East Midlands -43 38 £35,000 -9.67% 3
East of England -58 37 £38,750 -3.12% 11
Staffordshire +11 32 £40,000 +15.10% 4
Hampshire +7 32 £37,500 -6.25% 8
North Yorkshire +45 31 £37,500 -16.66% 3
City of London +44 29 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 28 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Berkshire +4 26 £50,000 +17.64% 5
York +33 23 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 23 £35,000 - 1
Nottingham -2 22 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire +14 21 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Oxfordshire -14 21 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Scotland -21 21 £37,500 - 2
Halifax - 20 £52,500 - 3
North East +11 19 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Kent -10 19 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Warrington +9 18 £37,500 +50.00% 5
Tyne and Wear +8 18 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Milton Keynes +4 18 £45,000 -5.26%

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1910 (94.46%) C#
2 1863 (92.14%) .NET
3 1436 (71.02%) SQL Server
4 1110 (54.90%) WPF
5 1092 (54.01%) ASP.NET
6 1072 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
7 1058 (52.32%) Windows
8 896 (44.31%) MVC
9 827 (40.90%) WCF
10 810 (40.06%) SQL
11 712 (35.21%) TDD
12 707 (34.97%) Scrum
13 639 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 569 (28.14%) Finance
14 569 (28.14%) NUnit
14 569 (28.14%) .NET Framework
15 555 (27.45%) JavaScript
16 547 (27.05%) HTML
17 527 (26.06%) Microsoft
18 499 (24.68%) MVVM
19 473 (23.39%) Moq
20 470 (23.24%) Rhino Mocks
21 447 (22.11%) CSS
22 441 (21.81%) Kanban
23 422 (20.87%) VB.NET
24 378 (18.69%) Visual Studio
25 375 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 344 (17.01%) Castle Windsor
27 334 (16.52%) T-SQL
27 334 (16.52%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 57 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
2 34 (1.68%) IIS
2 34 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 24 (1.19%) Node.js
4 11 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.35%) CMS
6 6 (0.30%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.25%) Drupal
7 5 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.25%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.25%) WordPress
8 4 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
8 4 (0.20%) GemFire
9 3 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.099%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.099%) Confluence
11 1 (0.049%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 196 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.08%) MS Office
3 36 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (0.84%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.20%) Hi Portfolio
2 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.049%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 88 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.15%) IaaS
4 3 (0.15%) PaaS
4 3 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.049%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.76%) Internet
2 37 (1.83%) Broadband
3 23 (1.14%) HTTP
4 22 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.49%) Firewall
6 9 (0.45%) LDAP
7 8 (0.40%) SSL
8 6 (0.30%) SNMP
9 5 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.20%) FTP
11 3 (0.15%) DNS
11 3 (0.15%) SMTP
12 2 (0.099%) CTI
12 2 (0.099%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.099%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.099%) Skype
13 1 (0.049%) Intranet
13 1 (0.049%) RS-232
13 1 (0.049%) SMS
13 1 (0.049%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1436 (71.02%) SQL Server
2 294 (14.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 141 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 91 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 81 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 71 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 50 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 49 (2.42%) Oracle Database
10 48 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
11 46 (2.27%) MySQL
12 39 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
14 16 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.69%) QlikView
16 12 (0.59%) MongoDB
17 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
18 8 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 569 (28.14%) NUnit
2 473 (23.39%) Moq
3 470 (23.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 378 (18.69%) Visual Studio
5 323 (15.97%) MSTest
6 272 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 95 (4.70%) Subversion
8 66 (3.26%) JIRA
9 61 (3.02%) Git (software)
10 35 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
11 30 (1.48%) TeamCity
12 29 (1.43%) Jasmine
13 24 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 22 (1.09%) AccuRev
15 20 (0.99%) ReSharper
16 16 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 15 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
18 12 (0.59%) Jenkins
19 9 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 8 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 569 (28.14%) Finance
2 116 (5.74%) Banking
3 113 (5.59%) Front Office
4 108 (5.34%) Retail
5 57 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 48 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.23%) Marketing
8 43 (2.13%) Back Office
9 33 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.19%) Games
11 17 (0.84%) Law
12 14 (0.69%) Electronics
12 14 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.64%) Legal
13 13 (0.64%) Music Industry
14 7 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.35%) Automotive
15 5 (0.25%) Publishing
16 4 (0.20%) Military
17 2 (0.099%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1838 (90.90%) Developer
2 1246 (61.62%) .NET Developer
3 1156 (57.17%) C# Developer
4 776 (38.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 306 (15.13%) WPF Developer
6 304 (15.03%) Software Developer
7 298 (14.74%) C# WPF Developer
8 242 (11.97%) SQL Developer
9 241 (11.92%) C# Software Developer
10 239 (11.82%) WinForms Developer
11 223 (11.03%) ASP.NET Developer
12 207 (10.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 187 (9.25%) Senior Developer
14 166 (8.21%) .NET Software Developer
15 156 (7.72%) Junior
16 144 (7.12%) Junior Developer
17 139 (6.87%) VB.NET Developer
18 133 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
19 130 (6.43%) Senior C# Developer
20 124 (6.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1863 (92.14%) .NET
2 1110 (54.90%) WPF
3 1092 (54.01%) ASP.NET
4 827 (40.90%) WCF
5 639 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 569 (28.14%) .NET Framework
7 547 (27.05%) HTML
8 447 (22.11%) CSS
9 375 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 344 (17.01%) Castle Windsor
11 322 (15.92%) Unity DI Container
12 298 (14.74%) Ninject
12 298 (14.74%) Spring.NET
13 296 (14.64%) jQuery
14 290 (14.34%) Web Services
15 239 (11.82%) XML
16 228 (11.28%) LINQ
17 222 (10.98%) NHibernate
18 204 (10.09%) Ajax
19 203 (10.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 322 (15.92%) Inversion of Control
2 231 (11.42%) Computer Science
3 155 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
4 119 (5.89%) Client/Server
5 98 (4.85%) Tandem
6 96 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (3.86%) N-Tier
8 74 (3.66%) Social Network
9 58 (2.87%) Streaming Music
10 51 (2.52%) Equities
11 50 (2.47%) Mathematics
12 49 (2.42%) Fixed Income
13 40 (1.98%) Derivative
14 35 (1.73%) Mobile App
15 34 (1.68%) Hedge funds
16 29 (1.43%) Physics
17 20 (0.99%) Data Structures
18 18 (0.89%) NHS
19 17 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 15 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1058 (52.32%) Windows
2 45 (2.23%) Apple iOS
3 44 (2.18%) Android
4 41 (2.03%) Linux
5 39 (1.93%) Unix
6 17 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (0.45%) Solaris
11 8 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.30%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.099%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1072 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 896 (44.31%) MVC
3 712 (35.21%) TDD
4 707 (34.97%) Scrum
5 499 (24.68%) MVVM
6 441 (21.81%) Kanban
7 334 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
8 328 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
9 297 (14.69%) Web Application Development
10 285 (14.09%) OO
11 270 (13.35%) Software Engineering
12 169 (8.36%) SDLC
13 166 (8.21%) Unit Testing
14 162 (8.01%) Multithreading
15 147 (7.27%) BDD
16 143 (7.07%) OOP
17 125 (6.18%) Web Development
18 111 (5.49%) OOD
19 107 (5.29%) SOA
20 95 (4.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1910 (94.46%) C#
2 810 (40.06%) SQL
3 555 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 422 (20.87%) VB.NET
5 334 (16.52%) T-SQL
6 253 (12.51%) VB
7 150 (7.42%) C++
8 118 (5.84%) VB6
9 93 (4.60%) Java
10 50 (2.47%) XPath
11 36 (1.78%) VBA
12 33 (1.63%) C
13 32 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 29 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.24%) F#
16 22 (1.09%) TypeScript
17 20 (0.99%) XQuery
18 18 (0.89%) Python
19 17 (0.84%) VC++
20 13 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 328 (16.22%) Degree
2 62 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.99%) MCPD
6 18 (0.89%) MCTS
7 9 (0.45%) MCSD
8 8 (0.40%) MCAD
9 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.15%) ISEB
9 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.099%) HND
10 2 (0.099%) PhD
10 2 (0.099%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.049%) MCP
11 1 (0.049%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (0.74%) SLA
2 12 (0.59%) QA
3 2 (0.099%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 527 (26.06%) Microsoft
2 174 (8.61%) Oracle
3 80 (3.96%) Facebook
4 79 (3.91%) Twitter
5 36 (1.78%) DevExpress
6 28 (1.38%) Xamarin
7 17 (0.84%) SAP
8 13 (0.64%) Google
8 13 (0.64%) Telerik
9 12 (0.59%) Perforce
10 11 (0.54%) Charles River
10 11 (0.54%) TIBCO
11 10 (0.49%) Atmel
12 8 (0.40%) iManage
12 8 (0.40%) LANDesk
13 7 (0.35%) IBM
13 7 (0.35%) Sybase
14 4 (0.20%) LexisNexis
14 4 (0.20%) Sencha
14 4 (0.20%) Typemock
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £830000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + it
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 50K
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: bonus, Pension TBC
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £27k - 37k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Unspecified - Salary depends on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago