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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 345 286 232
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -54
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 878 1228 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.11% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 2.92% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1146 1505
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,500 £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
37980 42125 47441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 37.98% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33002 36000 40633
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -57 831 £42,500 +6.25% 94
London -53 261 £55,000 -4.34% 31
South East +28 214 £40,000 - 20
Yorkshire -40 80 £42,500 +14.86% 8
West Midlands -20 77 £40,000 +14.28% 7
North West -1 75 £40,000 +11.11% 11
Hampshire +10 51 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Staffordshire +23 50 £40,000 -4.76% 4
East Midlands -13 48 £32,500 -13.33% 6
West Yorkshire -41 46 £40,500 +9.45% 7
Manchester +23 40 £40,000 - 4
South West +13 39 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Kent +23 37 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Oxfordshire -11 33 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Cheshire +25 32 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +34 31 £55,000 +15.78%
East of England -25 31 £36,000 -15.29% 4
York +18 30 £45,000 +63.63% 1
North Yorkshire +4 30 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 28 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Warrington +24 26 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Scotland +13 26 £37,500 -2.59% 3
City of London +2 26 £65,000 - 5
Stoke-on-Trent - 26 £40,000 - 3
East Sussex +6 25 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Brighton +19 23 £42,500 -1.84% 2
Glasgow +7 23 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Basingstoke +4 21 £40,000 +77.77%
Nottingham -11 21 £27,500 -29.03% 3
Wiltshire +21 19 £40,000 +14.28%

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1716 (95.39%) C#
2 1705 (94.77%) .NET
3 1244 (69.15%) SQL Server
4 1032 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
5 1027 (57.09%) WPF
6 1001 (55.64%) ASP.NET
7 916 (50.92%) Windows
8 858 (47.69%) MVC
9 773 (42.97%) SQL
10 703 (39.08%) WCF
11 675 (37.52%) TDD
12 655 (36.41%) Scrum
13 571 (31.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 563 (31.30%) HTML
15 544 (30.24%) Microsoft
16 531 (29.52%) NUnit
17 526 (29.24%) Finance
18 510 (28.35%) JavaScript
19 482 (26.79%) .NET Framework
20 464 (25.79%) MVVM
21 447 (24.85%) Moq
22 438 (24.35%) CSS
23 432 (24.01%) Rhino Mocks
24 411 (22.85%) VB.NET
25 396 (22.01%) Kanban
26 356 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 338 (18.79%) T-SQL
28 337 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
29 329 (18.29%) Visual Studio
30 317 (17.62%) OO

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 71 (3.95%) IIS
2 44 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 42 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (1.06%) CMS
6 5 (0.28%) Confluence
6 5 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.22%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.11%) WordPress
10 1 (0.056%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.056%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 169 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.28%) MS Office
3 16 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (0.89%) Hi Portfolio
2 12 (0.67%) SAP Business One
3 10 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Magento
4 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.056%) Endur
5 1 (0.056%) Global One
5 1 (0.056%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.056%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.61%) SaaS
3 11 (0.61%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.22%) IaaS
4 4 (0.22%) PaaS
5 3 (0.17%) GitHub
6 2 (0.11%) Firebase
7 1 (0.056%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.83%) Internet
2 29 (1.61%) Broadband
3 20 (1.11%) HTTP
4 18 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.67%) SSL
6 9 (0.50%) LDAP
6 9 (0.50%) SNMP
7 7 (0.39%) CTI
8 4 (0.22%) FTP
8 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.22%) SMTP
9 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.11%) RS-232
11 1 (0.056%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.056%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1244 (69.15%) SQL Server
2 313 (17.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 143 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 64 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (3.06%) NoSQL
8 47 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 44 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (2.22%) MySQL
11 29 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 26 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
12 26 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.17%) JasperReports
13 21 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (0.83%) Event Store
16 14 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.78%) VLDB
17 13 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 531 (29.52%) NUnit
2 447 (24.85%) Moq
3 432 (24.01%) Rhino Mocks
4 329 (18.29%) Visual Studio
5 306 (17.01%) MSTest
6 222 (12.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 103 (5.73%) Subversion
8 53 (2.95%) Git (software)
9 45 (2.50%) ReSharper
10 43 (2.39%) Jasmine
11 42 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
12 35 (1.95%) TeamCity
13 25 (1.39%) JIRA
14 19 (1.06%) NSubstitute
15 15 (0.83%) MSBuild
15 15 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (0.61%) Jenkins
18 8 (0.44%) AccuRev
18 8 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 526 (29.24%) Finance
2 99 (5.50%) Banking
3 77 (4.28%) Front Office
4 63 (3.50%) Marketing
5 47 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.45%) Retail
7 42 (2.33%) Games
8 35 (1.95%) Back Office
8 35 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.94%) Advertising
11 16 (0.89%) Legal
12 12 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.67%) Publishing
13 10 (0.56%) Law
13 10 (0.56%) Military
14 7 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.39%) Electronics
15 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1631 (90.66%) Developer
2 1117 (62.09%) .NET Developer
3 969 (53.86%) C# Developer
4 649 (36.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 304 (16.90%) Software Developer
6 276 (15.34%) WPF Developer
7 256 (14.23%) C# WPF Developer
8 234 (13.01%) WinForms Developer
9 226 (12.56%) C# Software Developer
10 180 (10.01%) Senior Developer
11 172 (9.56%) SQL Developer
12 169 (9.39%) .NET Software Developer
13 151 (8.39%) ASP.NET Developer
14 146 (8.12%) Junior
15 145 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
16 137 (7.62%) Junior Developer
17 134 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 132 (7.34%) Software Engineer
19 124 (6.89%) Senior C# Developer
20 117 (6.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1705 (94.77%) .NET
2 1027 (57.09%) WPF
3 1001 (55.64%) ASP.NET
4 703 (39.08%) WCF
5 571 (31.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 563 (31.30%) HTML
7 482 (26.79%) .NET Framework
8 438 (24.35%) CSS
9 356 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 316 (17.57%) Castle Windsor
11 286 (15.90%) Ninject
12 278 (15.45%) Unity DI Container
13 273 (15.18%) jQuery
13 273 (15.18%) Spring.NET
14 251 (13.95%) Web Services
15 225 (12.51%) XML
16 208 (11.56%) NHibernate
17 204 (11.34%) LINQ
18 198 (11.01%) HTML5
19 157 (8.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 294 (16.34%) Inversion of Control
2 215 (11.95%) Computer Science
3 136 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
4 115 (6.39%) Client/Server
5 93 (5.17%) Tandem
6 73 (4.06%) N-Tier
7 69 (3.84%) Social Network
8 59 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 52 (2.89%) Mathematics
10 45 (2.50%) Streaming Music
11 37 (2.06%) iPad
12 36 (2.00%) Derivative
13 34 (1.89%) Fixed Income
13 34 (1.89%) Hedge funds
14 31 (1.72%) Equities
15 29 (1.61%) Mobile App
16 20 (1.11%) Physics
17 19 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 15 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
18 15 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 916 (50.92%) Windows
2 48 (2.67%) Unix
3 31 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 23 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.22%) Android
6 19 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 19 (1.06%) Windows 8
7 14 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.72%) Linux
8 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.44%) FreeBSD
9 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.44%) Solaris
10 6 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1032 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
2 858 (47.69%) MVC
3 675 (37.52%) TDD
4 655 (36.41%) Scrum
5 464 (25.79%) MVVM
6 396 (22.01%) Kanban
7 337 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
8 317 (17.62%) OO
9 301 (16.73%) Dependency Injection
10 264 (14.67%) Web Application Development
11 253 (14.06%) Software Engineering
12 179 (9.95%) Web Development
13 175 (9.73%) BDD
13 175 (9.73%) Unit Testing
14 154 (8.56%) SDLC
15 134 (7.45%) OOP
16 100 (5.56%) OOD
17 95 (5.28%) Mentoring
18 90 (5.00%) SOA
19 89 (4.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1716 (95.39%) C#
2 773 (42.97%) SQL
3 510 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 411 (22.85%) VB.NET
5 338 (18.79%) T-SQL
6 229 (12.73%) VB
7 151 (8.39%) C++
8 66 (3.67%) VB6
9 54 (3.00%) Java
10 43 (2.39%) XPath
11 32 (1.78%) F#
11 32 (1.78%) VBA
12 29 (1.61%) C
12 29 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 29 (1.61%) XAML
13 23 (1.28%) Perl
14 22 (1.22%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.17%) Korn
15 21 (1.17%) PowerShell
16 16 (0.89%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 282 (15.68%) Degree
2 59 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.83%) MCTS
6 13 (0.72%) MCPD
7 7 (0.39%) MCSD
8 6 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.28%) PhD
10 4 (0.22%) ISEB
10 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.22%) MCAD
11 3 (0.17%) MCP
12 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.056%) HND
13 1 (0.056%) MCSE
13 1 (0.056%) OCA
13 1 (0.056%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (0.56%) SLA
2 8 (0.44%) QA
3 6 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 544 (30.24%) Microsoft
2 127 (7.06%) Oracle
3 83 (4.61%) Facebook
4 75 (4.17%) Twitter
5 37 (2.06%) DevExpress
6 18 (1.00%) Google
7 16 (0.89%) Ab Initio
8 13 (0.72%) SAP
9 11 (0.61%) Charles River
9 11 (0.61%) Infragistics
9 11 (0.61%) PayPal
9 11 (0.61%) WorldPay
9 11 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.44%) Perforce
10 8 (0.44%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.44%) Thunderhead
10 8 (0.44%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.39%) Telerik
12 6 (0.33%) Cegedim Rx
13 5 (0.28%) iManage
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 15% Bonus + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 plus bonus and ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago