Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 62 92
Rank change year-on-year +20 +30 +9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 51 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.96% 3.38% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 8.01% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 40
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,425 £33,750
90th Percentile £54,375 £52,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

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 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 442 537 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 42.95% 42.25% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 396 437 644
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -1 13 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Rochester - 4 £61,250 -
Tunbridge Wells -1 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Canterbury +10 1 £50,000 +44.93% 1
Dartford -2 1 £50,000 +2.56% 1
West Malling - 1 £55,000 -
WinForms
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (94.12%) C#
3 34 (66.67%) Finance
3 34 (66.67%) Windows
4 33 (64.71%) MVC
5 27 (52.94%) TDD
6 26 (50.98%) Systems Analysis
6 26 (50.98%) WPF
7 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 24 (47.06%) SQL
8 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
9 22 (43.14%) CSS
9 22 (43.14%) HTML
10 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
11 19 (37.25%) Oracle
12 14 (27.45%) CRM
12 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
13 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (21.57%) MVVM
15 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
15 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
16 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
17 7 (13.73%) Degree
17 7 (13.73%) Legal
17 7 (13.73%) Thunderhead
17 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (13.73%) WCF
18 6 (11.76%) T-SQL

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 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) SMS
3 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Moq
2 5 (9.80%) NUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.92%) MSTest
5 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (92.16%) Developer
2 36 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 26 (50.98%) C# Developer
4 24 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (43.14%) ASP Developer
5 22 (43.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (31.37%) WinForms Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.76%) WPF Developer
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Internet Developer
9 3 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Junior
10 2 (3.92%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Software Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) WPF
3 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 22 (43.14%) CSS
4 22 (43.14%) HTML
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (13.73%) WCF
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET
8 3 (5.88%) Caliburn.Micro
8 3 (5.88%) LINQ
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 3 (5.88%) RESTful
9 2 (3.92%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (3.92%) Ninject
9 2 (3.92%) Spring.NET
9 2 (3.92%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) MVC
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 26 (50.98%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (27.45%) CRM
4 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.57%) MVVM
7 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.84%) Kanban
8 4 (7.84%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) OOD
8 4 (7.84%) Release Management
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) SDLC
8 4 (7.84%) System Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (5.88%) Prototyping
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) C#
2 24 (47.06%) SQL
3 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) R
7 2 (3.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Thunderhead
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Aderant
4 2 (3.92%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.92%) LexisNexis
4 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.96%) SAP