Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 377 311
Rank change year-on-year -27 -66 -42
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1264 1446 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.81% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 2.08% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1368 2065
England median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,475 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in England

WinForms
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms in England.

Salary trend for WinForms in England

WinForms
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in England

WinForms
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 494 £55,000 - 21
South East +27 326 £44,000 +10.00% 17
North of England -85 181 £42,500 +6.25% 20
South West +55 98 £40,000 - 4
North West -42 97 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East of England +42 90 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Yorkshire -46 83 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Midlands -45 75 £37,500 - 11
West Midlands -5 47 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Midlands -28 28 £35,000 -6.67% 5
North East +4 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
WinForms
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1166 (92.25%) .NET
2 1156 (91.46%) C#
3 881 (69.70%) SQL Server
4 767 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
5 759 (60.05%) WPF
6 662 (52.37%) ASP.NET
7 656 (51.90%) Windows
8 597 (47.23%) MVC
9 522 (41.30%) Scrum
10 521 (41.22%) SQL
11 503 (39.79%) TDD
12 454 (35.92%) WCF
13 436 (34.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 430 (34.02%) NUnit
15 412 (32.59%) Microsoft
16 398 (31.49%) MVVM
17 352 (27.85%) Finance
18 344 (27.22%) JavaScript
19 317 (25.08%) .NET Framework
20 291 (23.02%) Kanban
21 290 (22.94%) HTML
22 288 (22.78%) Rhino Mocks
23 274 (21.68%) VB.NET
24 257 (20.33%) CSS
25 243 (19.22%) Visual Studio
26 238 (18.83%) Moq
27 235 (18.59%) Greenfield Project
28 227 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
29 226 (17.88%) SQL Server 2014
30 224 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 53 (4.19%) IIS
2 45 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 35 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 33 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (1.66%) DNN
5 21 (1.66%) Documentum
6 11 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.87%) WordPress
7 9 (0.71%) CMS
8 5 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.32%) Commerce Server
9 4 (0.32%) Commerce Server 2007
10 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.079%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.079%) Drupal
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.079%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.32%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.079%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.079%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.95%) GitHub
4 3 (0.24%) PaaS
5 2 (0.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.03%) Broadband
2 26 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.66%) Wireless
4 12 (0.95%) Internet
5 9 (0.71%) Hyperconnected
6 7 (0.55%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.32%) Intranet
8 3 (0.24%) FTP
8 3 (0.24%) HTTP
8 3 (0.24%) SMS
9 2 (0.16%) SAN
10 1 (0.079%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.079%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 881 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 226 (17.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 106 (8.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 75 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (3.48%) Relational Database
8 40 (3.16%) MySQL
9 27 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
10 26 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.74%) OLTP
14 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.95%) SQLite
16 9 (0.71%) NoSQL
16 9 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 430 (34.02%) NUnit
2 288 (22.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 243 (19.22%) Visual Studio
4 238 (18.83%) Moq
5 209 (16.53%) MSTest
6 178 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 102 (8.07%) Git (software)
8 79 (6.25%) Subversion
9 22 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
10 19 (1.50%) JIRA
11 18 (1.42%) TeamCity
12 14 (1.11%) Selenium
12 14 (1.11%) SpecFlow
13 13 (1.03%) Jenkins
13 13 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 13 (1.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 12 (0.95%) Mercurial
15 11 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (0.79%) MSBuild
16 10 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 352 (27.85%) Finance
2 130 (10.28%) Banking
3 73 (5.78%) Investment Banking
4 69 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.64%) Marketing
6 44 (3.48%) Retail
7 37 (2.93%) Retail Banking
8 35 (2.77%) Back Office
9 32 (2.53%) Front Office
10 31 (2.45%) Legal
11 22 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.50%) Music Industry
13 18 (1.42%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.55%) Games
15 6 (0.47%) Automotive
16 4 (0.32%) Advertising
16 4 (0.32%) Law
17 3 (0.24%) Electronics
17 3 (0.24%) Publishing
18 2 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1072 (84.81%) Developer
2 716 (56.65%) .NET Developer
3 648 (51.27%) C# Developer
4 424 (33.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 218 (17.25%) Software Developer
6 214 (16.93%) WPF Developer
7 207 (16.38%) C# WPF Developer
8 174 (13.77%) C# Software Developer
9 155 (12.26%) Senior Developer
10 141 (11.16%) .NET Software Developer
11 132 (10.44%) WinForms Developer
12 110 (8.70%) SQL Developer
13 103 (8.15%) Software Engineer
14 94 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
15 83 (6.57%) ASP.NET Developer
15 83 (6.57%) Senior C# Developer
16 81 (6.41%) Agile Developer
17 78 (6.17%) Agile .NET Developer
18 77 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 71 (5.62%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1166 (92.25%) .NET
2 759 (60.05%) WPF
3 662 (52.37%) ASP.NET
4 454 (35.92%) WCF
5 436 (34.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 317 (25.08%) .NET Framework
7 290 (22.94%) HTML
8 257 (20.33%) CSS
9 224 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 207 (16.38%) NHibernate
11 192 (15.19%) Web Services
12 185 (14.64%) Castle Windsor
13 175 (13.84%) Ninject
13 175 (13.84%) Spring.NET
14 169 (13.37%) jQuery
15 158 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
16 148 (11.71%) LINQ
17 134 (10.60%) AngularJS
18 132 (10.44%) Ajax
19 118 (9.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 235 (18.59%) Greenfield Project
2 134 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 107 (8.47%) Client/Server
4 69 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
4 69 (5.46%) Tandem
5 68 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (5.22%) Algorithms
7 56 (4.43%) User Experience
8 55 (4.35%) Social Network
9 34 (2.69%) Music Streaming
10 28 (2.22%) Mobile App
11 26 (2.06%) CUDA
12 20 (1.58%) PDA
13 19 (1.50%) iPad
14 14 (1.11%) N-Tier
15 12 (0.95%) Driving Licence
15 12 (0.95%) Reinsurance
16 11 (0.87%) Life Science
17 10 (0.79%) Data Centre
17 10 (0.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 656 (51.90%) Windows
2 26 (2.06%) Android
3 24 (1.90%) Unix
4 21 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 16 (1.27%) Linux
7 10 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (47.23%) MVC
3 522 (41.30%) Scrum
4 503 (39.79%) TDD
5 398 (31.49%) MVVM
6 291 (23.02%) Kanban
7 227 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
8 200 (15.82%) OO
9 180 (14.24%) Dependency Injection
9 180 (14.24%) Software Engineering
10 165 (13.05%) Inversion of Control
10 165 (13.05%) Unit Testing
11 149 (11.79%) OOP
12 145 (11.47%) Web Application Development
13 138 (10.92%) BDD
14 129 (10.21%) Web Development
15 121 (9.57%) OOD
16 86 (6.80%) SDLC
17 83 (6.57%) Multithreading
18 82 (6.49%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1156 (91.46%) C#
2 521 (41.22%) SQL
3 344 (27.22%) JavaScript
4 274 (21.68%) VB.NET
5 180 (14.24%) T-SQL
6 149 (11.79%) VB
7 148 (11.71%) C++
8 57 (4.51%) VB6
9 52 (4.11%) Java
10 42 (3.32%) Python
11 32 (2.53%) PL/SQL
12 28 (2.22%) PHP
13 25 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.34%) MATLAB
15 13 (1.03%) VBA
16 9 (0.71%) XPath
16 9 (0.71%) XQuery
17 7 (0.55%) XAML
18 5 (0.40%) C
19 4 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 163 (12.90%) Degree
2 63 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (3.01%) PhD
4 22 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.40%) MCPD
6 4 (0.32%) HND
7 3 (0.24%) MCTS
7 3 (0.24%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.24%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.079%) MCAD
9 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.66%) QA
2 8 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.55%) GAAP
4 6 (0.47%) EMIR
4 6 (0.47%) MiFID
5 4 (0.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.079%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.079%) WMI
Vendors
1 412 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.85%) Oracle
3 58 (4.59%) Facebook
4 56 (4.43%) Twitter
5 26 (2.06%) Telerik
6 21 (1.66%) EMC
7 17 (1.34%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.03%) DevExpress
9 10 (0.79%) Cognos
10 9 (0.71%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.47%) RedGate
12 5 (0.40%) Apple
13 4 (0.32%) Google
14 3 (0.24%) Citrix
14 3 (0.24%) iManage
14 3 (0.24%) LexisNexis
14 3 (0.24%) VMware
15 2 (0.16%) Charles River
15 2 (0.16%) Epicor
15 2 (0.16%) TOWER Software