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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 265 229 179
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -50
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1211 1501 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.28% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 3.29% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1391 1638
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 £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
41241 45627 43427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 38.92% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35205 38805 37583
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 £60,600 £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 29 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 29 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 -33 1148 £41,500 +3.75% 159
London -14 368 £55,000 +10.00% 40
South East -97 178 £40,000 -3.61% 14
Yorkshire +15 161 £37,000 -5.12% 25
West Yorkshire +21 129 £37,000 -5.12% 17
East Midlands +1 90 £35,000 -8.49% 8
East of England -40 90 £40,000 - 7
Leeds +1 87 £40,000 - 11
North West -13 83 £36,000 +2.85% 29
West Midlands -32 78 £37,500 +5.63% 22
City of London +58 73 £65,000 +33.33% 12
South West +13 62 £37,500 +4.16% 12
Nottinghamshire -1 46 £37,500 - 4
Nottingham +2 41 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Cheshire -2 41 £36,500 +12.30% 8
North East +7 39 £47,500 +86.27% 2
Hampshire -23 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North Yorkshire -1 31 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hertfordshire -12 28 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Berkshire -16 28 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester -12 27 £40,000 +10.34% 12
East Sussex -24 27 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +32 26 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Scotland +2 26 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Surrey -31 26 £43,750 -7.89%
Essex +2 25 £40,000 +14.28%
Derbyshire -3 25 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Bedfordshire -5 25 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Staffordshire -8 25 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Birmingham -2 24 £35,000 +6.06% 4

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 2298 (93.87%) C#
2 2278 (93.06%) .NET
3 1595 (65.16%) SQL Server
4 1308 (53.43%) ASP.NET
5 1285 (52.49%) WPF
6 1266 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
7 1175 (48.00%) Windows
8 1057 (43.18%) SQL
8 1057 (43.18%) MVC
9 990 (40.44%) WCF
10 856 (34.97%) TDD
11 785 (32.07%) Scrum
12 731 (29.86%) .NET Framework
13 723 (29.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 644 (26.31%) Finance
15 643 (26.27%) NUnit
16 637 (26.02%) JavaScript
17 632 (25.82%) Microsoft
18 605 (24.71%) MVVM
19 593 (24.22%) HTML
20 558 (22.79%) Moq
21 542 (22.14%) VB.NET
22 535 (21.85%) Rhino Mocks
23 515 (21.04%) Dependency Injection
24 505 (20.63%) Kanban
25 493 (20.14%) OO
26 487 (19.89%) T-SQL
27 471 (19.24%) CSS
28 466 (19.04%) Continuous Integration
29 449 (18.34%) Web Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 122 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 115 (4.70%) IIS
3 40 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
4 36 (1.47%) CMS
5 33 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (0.57%) Kentico
7 10 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 10 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.33%) Node.js
9 7 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.20%) WorkSite
11 5 (0.20%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.20%) JBoss
11 5 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.16%) Apache
12 4 (0.16%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.082%) DNN
13 2 (0.082%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.082%) Confluence
Applications
1 265 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.84%) MS Office
3 15 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.49%) MS Project
5 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.082%) Simulink
7 2 (0.082%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.041%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.041%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.041%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 56 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.29%) SaaS
4 5 (0.20%) Office 365
5 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.041%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.74%) Internet
2 58 (2.37%) Broadband
3 21 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.69%) SMTP
5 15 (0.61%) SMPP
5 15 (0.61%) SMS
6 9 (0.37%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.29%) Intranet
7 7 (0.29%) DNS
7 7 (0.29%) Wireless
8 4 (0.16%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (0.16%) Extranet
9 3 (0.12%) HTTP
10 2 (0.082%) Firewall
10 2 (0.082%) UMTS
10 2 (0.082%) GPRS
10 2 (0.082%) Modbus
10 2 (0.082%) Profibus
11 1 (0.041%) Cisco ICM
11 1 (0.041%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1595 (65.16%) SQL Server
2 189 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 151 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 144 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 141 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 121 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 120 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
9 34 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 34 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 32 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 26 (1.06%) MySQL
12 20 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (0.78%) MongoDB
14 18 (0.74%) Event Store
14 18 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (0.57%) Big Data
17 8 (0.33%) QlikView
17 8 (0.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 643 (26.27%) NUnit
2 558 (22.79%) Moq
3 535 (21.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 397 (16.22%) MSTest
5 389 (15.89%) Visual Studio
6 275 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 106 (4.33%) Subversion
8 69 (2.82%) Git (software)
9 49 (2.00%) Selenium
10 39 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 34 (1.39%) JIRA
11 34 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
12 25 (1.02%) ReSharper
13 24 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 24 (0.98%) NuGet
14 22 (0.90%) WatiN
15 17 (0.69%) CruiseControl
16 14 (0.57%) AccuRev
17 11 (0.45%) JMeter
17 11 (0.45%) NeoLoad
General
1 644 (26.31%) Finance
2 141 (5.76%) Retail
3 122 (4.98%) Banking
4 96 (3.92%) Front Office
5 83 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 77 (3.15%) Games
7 66 (2.70%) Marketing
8 60 (2.45%) Investment Banking
9 59 (2.41%) Back Office
10 43 (1.76%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 31 (1.27%) Law
13 16 (0.65%) Electronics
14 12 (0.49%) Automotive
15 10 (0.41%) Advertising
16 8 (0.33%) Publishing
16 8 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.25%) Legal
18 4 (0.16%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2134 (87.17%) Developer
2 1218 (49.75%) .NET Developer
3 772 (31.54%) C# Developer
4 408 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 355 (14.50%) Software Developer
6 307 (12.54%) Senior Developer
7 198 (8.09%) Software Engineer
8 166 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
9 148 (6.05%) Graduate
10 144 (5.88%) Junior
11 139 (5.68%) Senior C# Developer
12 132 (5.39%) Graduate Developer
13 127 (5.19%) Junior Developer
14 119 (4.86%) C# Software Developer
15 109 (4.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 108 (4.41%) VB.NET Developer
17 102 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
18 101 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 96 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
20 92 (3.76%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2278 (93.06%) .NET
2 1308 (53.43%) ASP.NET
3 1285 (52.49%) WPF
4 990 (40.44%) WCF
5 731 (29.86%) .NET Framework
6 723 (29.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 593 (24.22%) HTML
8 471 (19.24%) CSS
9 449 (18.34%) Web Services
10 444 (18.14%) Castle Windsor
11 437 (17.85%) Ninject
12 392 (16.01%) Unity DI Container
13 390 (15.93%) Spring.NET
14 339 (13.85%) XML
15 328 (13.40%) jQuery
16 322 (13.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 256 (10.46%) Entity Framework
18 210 (8.58%) LINQ
19 207 (8.46%) NHibernate
20 201 (8.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 398 (16.26%) Inversion of Control
2 275 (11.23%) Computer Science
3 237 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 149 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 149 (6.09%) N-Tier
5 134 (5.47%) Client/Server
6 131 (5.35%) Social Network
7 92 (3.76%) Tandem
8 61 (2.49%) Data Structures
8 61 (2.49%) Hedge funds
9 58 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 58 (2.37%) Mathematics
10 52 (2.12%) Equities
11 49 (2.00%) Mobile App
12 39 (1.59%) Derivative
13 38 (1.55%) NHS
14 33 (1.35%) User Experience
15 31 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (1.18%) Visualisation
17 28 (1.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1175 (48.00%) Windows
2 99 (4.04%) Android
3 79 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 33 (1.35%) Linux
5 29 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
6 23 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 22 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.69%) Windows Phone 7
9 11 (0.45%) UNIX
10 7 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.29%) Windows CE
11 6 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.20%) Solaris
13 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.041%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1266 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1057 (43.18%) MVC
3 856 (34.97%) TDD
4 785 (32.07%) Scrum
5 605 (24.71%) MVVM
6 515 (21.04%) Dependency Injection
7 505 (20.63%) Kanban
8 493 (20.14%) OO
9 466 (19.04%) Continuous Integration
10 383 (15.65%) Software Engineering
11 338 (13.81%) Web Application Development
12 267 (10.91%) Unit Testing
13 217 (8.86%) Multithreading
13 217 (8.86%) OOP
14 214 (8.74%) OOD
15 203 (8.29%) SDLC
16 135 (5.51%) Web Development
17 132 (5.39%) SOA
18 117 (4.78%) BDD
19 96 (3.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2298 (93.87%) C#
2 1057 (43.18%) SQL
3 637 (26.02%) JavaScript
4 542 (22.14%) VB.NET
5 487 (19.89%) T-SQL
6 275 (11.23%) VB
7 164 (6.70%) C++
8 137 (5.60%) Java
9 100 (4.08%) VB6
10 70 (2.86%) VBA
11 54 (2.21%) PL/SQL
12 53 (2.17%) C
13 29 (1.18%) XPath
14 26 (1.06%) Delphi
14 26 (1.06%) PHP
15 25 (1.02%) VC++
16 21 (0.86%) Objective-C
17 18 (0.74%) XQuery
18 12 (0.49%) Python
18 12 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 335 (13.68%) Degree
2 60 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (0.78%) MCSD
4 17 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.61%) MCPD
6 9 (0.37%) PhD
6 9 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.082%) HND
9 1 (0.041%) ISEB
9 1 (0.041%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.27%) SLA
2 27 (1.10%) QA
3 12 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.41%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.041%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.041%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.041%) TickIT
5 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.041%) MiFID
5 1 (0.041%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (0.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.082%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.37%) MOM
2 2 (0.082%) Control-M
3 1 (0.041%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.041%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 632 (25.82%) Microsoft
2 211 (8.62%) Oracle
3 136 (5.56%) Facebook
3 136 (5.56%) Twitter
4 40 (1.63%) DevExpress
5 34 (1.39%) Google
6 31 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 26 (1.06%) TIBCO
8 21 (0.86%) Apple
9 18 (0.74%) Sybase
10 15 (0.61%) Telerik
11 11 (0.45%) Tableau
12 9 (0.37%) Perforce
13 8 (0.33%) Informatica
14 7 (0.29%) SAP
15 6 (0.25%) Infragistics
15 6 (0.25%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.20%) Syncfusion
17 4 (0.16%) LANDesk
17 4 (0.16%) Fidessa
Hereford, Herefordshire
Progressive North
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 30K-40K + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable from £28.000 / £40,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 20% Bonus & Excellent Benefits Pac
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + relocation, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday