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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 269 231 173
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -58
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1173 1467 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.26% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 3.29% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1357 1651
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 £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
41418 44528 42429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.32% 38.25% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35449 37455 36678
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -37 1115 £40,000 - 182
London -24 376 £55,000 +10.00% 50
South East -78 173 £40,000 - 34
Yorkshire +9 148 £37,500 -1.31% 19
West Yorkshire +16 117 £37,000 -1.33% 6
East Midlands +6 93 £35,000 -12.50% 10
East of England -40 84 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands -16 82 £37,500 +5.63% 16
Leeds -10 72 £40,000 - 3
North West -34 72 £37,000 +5.71% 18
City of London +50 63 £62,500 +13.63% 15
South West -12 61 £35,000 -4.76% 16
Nottinghamshire -11 46 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Nottingham +1 41 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cheshire -11 36 £35,000 - 6
Surrey -7 35 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Manchester -16 33 £37,500 - 9
Bedfordshire -1 32 £38,500 -14.44%
North East 0 31 £40,000 +56.86% 3
Staffordshire -3 31 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Berkshire -11 29 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North Yorkshire -16 29 £40,000 - 13
Derbyshire -1 27 £52,000 +30.00% 2
East Sussex -13 27 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Derby +17 26 £53,500 +7.00% 2
Birmingham +14 26 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Huddersfield - 25 £30,000 -
Scotland 0 23 £40,000 -8.57%
Hertfordshire -7 23 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Wiltshire +20 22 £35,000 -7.89% 10

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2234 (95.02%) C#
2 2173 (92.43%) .NET
3 1560 (66.35%) SQL Server
4 1288 (54.79%) WPF
5 1217 (51.77%) ASP.NET
6 1216 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
7 1166 (49.60%) Windows
8 1009 (42.92%) MVC
9 988 (42.02%) WCF
10 966 (41.09%) SQL
11 851 (36.20%) TDD
12 755 (32.11%) Scrum
13 695 (29.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 687 (29.22%) .NET Framework
15 655 (27.86%) JavaScript
16 637 (27.09%) NUnit
17 604 (25.69%) Microsoft
18 603 (25.65%) Finance
19 593 (25.22%) HTML
20 587 (24.97%) MVVM
21 552 (23.48%) Moq
22 540 (22.97%) Rhino Mocks
23 500 (21.27%) Dependency Injection
24 495 (21.05%) Kanban
25 482 (20.50%) VB.NET
26 475 (20.20%) T-SQL
27 468 (19.91%) CSS
28 467 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
29 444 (18.89%) OO
30 442 (18.80%) Castle Windsor

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 119 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 96 (4.08%) IIS
3 38 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
4 37 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (1.11%) CMS
6 13 (0.55%) Kentico
7 10 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.30%) Node.js
10 5 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.17%) Confluence
11 4 (0.17%) Apache
12 2 (0.085%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.085%) JBoss
12 2 (0.085%) WordPress
12 2 (0.085%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.085%) DNN
12 2 (0.085%) Drupal
12 2 (0.085%) GemFire
Applications
1 226 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.62%) MS Office
3 15 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.55%) MS Project
5 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.043%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.085%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.043%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 64 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.26%) SaaS
4 4 (0.17%) Office 365
4 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.043%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.51%) Broadband
2 50 (2.13%) Internet
3 22 (0.94%) SMTP
4 18 (0.77%) SMS
4 18 (0.77%) SMPP
5 15 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.47%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.30%) Intranet
8 6 (0.26%) Wireless
8 6 (0.26%) DNS
9 4 (0.17%) Firewall
9 4 (0.17%) Extranet
9 4 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (0.13%) FTP
10 3 (0.13%) HTTP
11 2 (0.085%) CTI
12 1 (0.043%) Cisco ICM
12 1 (0.043%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.043%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1560 (66.35%) SQL Server
2 158 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 155 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 131 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 103 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 97 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 41 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 38 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
10 34 (1.45%) MySQL
11 31 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 22 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 21 (0.89%) Event Store
14 20 (0.85%) MongoDB
15 12 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.38%) KDB
17 8 (0.34%) QlikView
17 8 (0.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 637 (27.09%) NUnit
2 552 (23.48%) Moq
3 540 (22.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 402 (17.10%) MSTest
5 350 (14.89%) Visual Studio
6 281 (11.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 114 (4.85%) Subversion
8 77 (3.28%) Git (software)
9 46 (1.96%) Selenium
10 42 (1.79%) JIRA
11 38 (1.62%) TeamCity
12 32 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
13 27 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 22 (0.94%) WatiN
15 15 (0.64%) ReSharper
15 15 (0.64%) NuGet
16 13 (0.55%) AccuRev
17 11 (0.47%) Mercurial
18 10 (0.43%) CruiseControl
19 8 (0.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 603 (25.65%) Finance
2 148 (6.30%) Retail
3 141 (6.00%) Banking
4 116 (4.93%) Front Office
5 81 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 72 (3.06%) Back Office
6 72 (3.06%) Games
7 71 (3.02%) Investment Banking
8 61 (2.59%) Marketing
9 39 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 33 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 20 (0.85%) Law
12 15 (0.64%) Electronics
13 10 (0.43%) Advertising
14 8 (0.34%) Publishing
14 8 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.30%) Automotive
16 5 (0.21%) Legal
17 3 (0.13%) Billing
17 3 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2088 (88.81%) Developer
2 1199 (51.00%) .NET Developer
3 778 (33.09%) C# Developer
4 422 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 323 (13.74%) Software Developer
6 273 (11.61%) Senior Developer
7 185 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 149 (6.34%) Graduate
9 134 (5.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 133 (5.66%) Junior
11 132 (5.61%) Graduate Developer
12 129 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
13 126 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
14 122 (5.19%) Junior Developer
15 108 (4.59%) VB.NET Developer
16 106 (4.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 95 (4.04%) C# Software Engineer
17 95 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 92 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
19 91 (3.87%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2173 (92.43%) .NET
2 1288 (54.79%) WPF
3 1217 (51.77%) ASP.NET
4 988 (42.02%) WCF
5 695 (29.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 687 (29.22%) .NET Framework
7 593 (25.22%) HTML
8 468 (19.91%) CSS
9 442 (18.80%) Castle Windsor
10 432 (18.38%) Ninject
11 417 (17.74%) Web Services
12 393 (16.72%) Unity DI Container
13 389 (16.55%) Spring.NET
14 332 (14.12%) jQuery
15 310 (13.19%) XML
16 280 (11.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 237 (10.08%) Entity Framework
18 216 (9.19%) LINQ
19 205 (8.72%) Ajax
20 192 (8.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 399 (16.97%) Inversion of Control
2 293 (12.46%) Computer Science
3 212 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
4 142 (6.04%) Client/Server
5 140 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 130 (5.53%) N-Tier
7 118 (5.02%) Social Network
8 102 (4.34%) Tandem
9 63 (2.68%) Mathematics
10 61 (2.59%) Hedge funds
11 57 (2.42%) Equities
12 54 (2.30%) Data Structures
13 47 (2.00%) Algorithms
14 43 (1.83%) Derivative
15 42 (1.79%) NHS
16 39 (1.66%) Mobile App
17 33 (1.40%) User Experience
17 33 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (1.32%) Fixed Income
19 28 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1166 (49.60%) Windows
2 100 (4.25%) Android
3 91 (3.87%) Apple iOS
4 38 (1.62%) Linux
5 30 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
6 23 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 18 (0.77%) UNIX
9 16 (0.68%) Windows Phone 7
10 9 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.38%) Solaris
11 6 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.17%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.043%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1216 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1009 (42.92%) MVC
3 851 (36.20%) TDD
4 755 (32.11%) Scrum
5 587 (24.97%) MVVM
6 500 (21.27%) Dependency Injection
7 495 (21.05%) Kanban
8 467 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
9 444 (18.89%) OO
10 358 (15.23%) Software Engineering
11 337 (14.33%) Web Application Development
12 244 (10.38%) Unit Testing
13 237 (10.08%) Multithreading
14 211 (8.97%) SDLC
15 208 (8.85%) OOP
16 206 (8.76%) OOD
17 140 (5.95%) Web Development
18 126 (5.36%) SOA
19 113 (4.81%) BDD
20 92 (3.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2234 (95.02%) C#
2 966 (41.09%) SQL
3 655 (27.86%) JavaScript
4 482 (20.50%) VB.NET
5 475 (20.20%) T-SQL
6 245 (10.42%) VB
7 147 (6.25%) C++
8 130 (5.53%) Java
9 93 (3.96%) VB6
10 48 (2.04%) VBA
11 47 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 46 (1.96%) C
13 35 (1.49%) XPath
14 22 (0.94%) PHP
15 21 (0.89%) Delphi
15 21 (0.89%) VC++
16 18 (0.77%) XQuery
17 17 (0.72%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.55%) F#
19 12 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 342 (14.55%) Degree
2 52 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.81%) MCSD
5 15 (0.64%) MCPD
6 13 (0.55%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.30%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.30%) PhD
8 2 (0.085%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.043%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.19%) QA
2 16 (0.68%) SLA
3 10 (0.43%) SNOMED CT
4 9 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.043%) MiFID
5 1 (0.043%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.043%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.043%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (0.47%) MOM
2 1 (0.043%) Control-M
2 1 (0.043%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 604 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 197 (8.38%) Oracle
3 123 (5.23%) Facebook
3 123 (5.23%) Twitter
4 38 (1.62%) DevExpress
5 32 (1.36%) Google
6 31 (1.32%) TIBCO
7 29 (1.23%) Xamarin
8 24 (1.02%) Sybase
9 20 (0.85%) Apple
10 16 (0.68%) Perforce
11 15 (0.64%) Telerik
12 11 (0.47%) Tableau
13 7 (0.30%) Informatica
13 7 (0.30%) Fidessa
14 6 (0.26%) Syncfusion
15 5 (0.21%) LANDesk
15 5 (0.21%) Sitecore
15 5 (0.21%) Infragistics
16 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
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