Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +19
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 49 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.46% 4.20% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.61% 9.61% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 58
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,825 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £54,875 £47,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 510 593 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.41% 43.70% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 444 507 689
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,550 £25,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Kent

WinForms
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Kent

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Kent over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Kent

WinForms
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Folkestone 0 9 £40,000 - 2
Rochester - 6 £61,250 -
Tunbridge Wells +5 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Canterbury +11 1 £50,000 +44.93%
West Malling -1 1 £55,000 +37.50%
WinForms
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (93.88%) C#
3 37 (75.51%) MVC
4 33 (67.35%) Windows
5 31 (63.27%) Finance
6 27 (55.10%) TDD
7 25 (51.02%) Systems Analysis
8 24 (48.98%) WPF
9 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
9 22 (44.90%) CSS
9 22 (44.90%) HTML
9 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
10 21 (42.86%) SQL
11 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
12 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (28.57%) MVVM
13 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle
14 11 (22.45%) CRM
15 10 (20.41%) Legal
15 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
15 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
17 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
17 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
17 8 (16.33%) WCF
18 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
18 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Hyperconnected
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) SMS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) Moq
2 7 (14.29%) NUnit
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (8.16%) MSTest
3 4 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (6.12%) MSBuild
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (6.12%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 35 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 26 (53.06%) C# Developer
4 24 (48.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (44.90%) ASP Developer
5 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (24.49%) WinForms Developer
7 7 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (14.29%) Team Leader
8 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Graduate
9 4 (8.16%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Junior
9 4 (8.16%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
9 4 (8.16%) WPF Developer
10 3 (6.12%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) WPF
3 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
3 22 (44.90%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) HTML
4 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (16.33%) WCF
7 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (8.16%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (8.16%) Ninject
7 4 (8.16%) Spring.NET
7 4 (8.16%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.12%) Caliburn.Micro
8 3 (6.12%) LINQ
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) MVC
2 27 (55.10%) TDD
3 25 (51.02%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.57%) MVVM
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (22.45%) CRM
7 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) ERP
9 5 (10.20%) Information Security
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
9 5 (10.20%) Practice Management
9 5 (10.20%) Service Design
10 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (8.16%) Kanban
10 4 (8.16%) Scrum
10 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) VBA
7 3 (6.12%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) GDPR
1 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Aderant
3 5 (10.20%) Infragistics
3 5 (10.20%) LexisNexis
3 5 (10.20%) Thunderhead
3 5 (10.20%) Xamarin