Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 419 431 391
Rank change year-on-year +12 -40 -45
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 497 490 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 1.61% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 448 483 667
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% +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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29265 30492 33546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.00% 40.22% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23855 26858 28770
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in London

WinForms
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WinForms in London

WinForms
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in London

WinForms
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London +44 99 £52,500 - 11
West London +9 8 £50,000 +17.65%
East London +4 5 £40,000 +25.00%
South London +7 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 482 (96.98%) .NET
2 478 (96.18%) C#
3 405 (81.49%) SQL Server
4 351 (70.62%) Windows
4 351 (70.62%) Agile Software Development
5 331 (66.60%) WPF
6 311 (62.58%) ASP.NET
7 277 (55.73%) MVC
8 263 (52.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 262 (52.72%) TDD
10 251 (50.50%) Scrum
11 236 (47.48%) NUnit
12 233 (46.88%) Finance
13 227 (45.67%) Rhino Mocks
14 199 (40.04%) SQL Server 2014
15 196 (39.44%) MVVM
16 195 (39.24%) SQL
17 194 (39.03%) Microsoft
18 185 (37.22%) WCF
19 168 (33.80%) Moq
20 167 (33.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 167 (33.60%) NHibernate
21 161 (32.39%) Kanban
22 158 (31.79%) Castle Windsor
23 153 (30.78%) .NET Framework
24 142 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
25 119 (23.94%) Banking
26 106 (21.33%) JavaScript
27 101 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
28 100 (20.12%) OO

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 39 (7.85%) SharePoint
2 30 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
2 30 (6.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (3.82%) IIS
4 10 (2.01%) WordPress
5 1 (0.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 60 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.41%) GitHub
3 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.04%) Broadband
2 21 (4.23%) Wireless
3 3 (0.60%) FTP
3 3 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (81.49%) SQL Server
2 199 (40.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.63%) OLTP
6 19 (3.82%) MySQL
7 17 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 11 (2.21%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.61%) SQLite
13 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.60%) Redis
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
16 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
16 1 (0.20%) MS Access
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 236 (47.48%) NUnit
2 227 (45.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 168 (33.80%) Moq
4 99 (19.92%) MSTest
5 82 (16.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (15.09%) Visual Studio
7 68 (13.68%) Subversion
8 22 (4.43%) Git (software)
9 21 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (2.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 10 (2.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (1.21%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.01%) JUnit
13 5 (1.01%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.60%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.60%) InstallShield
15 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 233 (46.88%) Finance
2 119 (23.94%) Banking
3 73 (14.69%) Investment Banking
4 37 (7.44%) Retail Banking
5 35 (7.04%) Marketing
6 33 (6.64%) Front Office
6 33 (6.64%) Telecoms
7 21 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (3.42%) Back Office
8 17 (3.42%) Legal
9 7 (1.41%) Retail
10 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.60%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 460 (92.56%) Developer
2 303 (60.97%) C# Developer
3 256 (51.51%) .NET Developer
4 160 (32.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 144 (28.97%) C# WPF Developer
5 144 (28.97%) WPF Developer
6 95 (19.11%) WinForms Developer
7 64 (12.88%) Agile Developer
8 62 (12.47%) Agile .NET Developer
9 57 (11.47%) Senior Developer
10 37 (7.44%) Automation Developer
10 37 (7.44%) C# Software Developer
11 35 (7.04%) Graduate
11 35 (7.04%) Graduate Developer
12 32 (6.44%) Agile C# Developer
12 32 (6.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 31 (6.24%) Software Developer
14 30 (6.04%) Telecoms Developer
15 26 (5.23%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
15 26 (5.23%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (96.98%) .NET
2 331 (66.60%) WPF
3 311 (62.58%) ASP.NET
4 263 (52.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 185 (37.22%) WCF
6 167 (33.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 167 (33.60%) NHibernate
7 158 (31.79%) Castle Windsor
8 153 (30.78%) .NET Framework
9 92 (18.51%) Ninject
9 92 (18.51%) Spring.NET
9 92 (18.51%) Unity DI Container
10 81 (16.30%) LINQ
11 80 (16.10%) Ajax
11 80 (16.10%) HTML
12 66 (13.28%) MonoRail
12 66 (13.28%) Silverlight
13 56 (11.27%) AngularJS
14 52 (10.46%) CSS
15 41 (8.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 142 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 96 (19.32%) Client/Server
3 70 (14.08%) Tandem
4 51 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 45 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (8.85%) User Experience
7 31 (6.24%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (5.84%) Social Network
9 21 (4.23%) PDA
10 12 (2.41%) Life Science
11 9 (1.81%) Derivative
12 8 (1.61%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.41%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.80%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.80%) Fintech
14 4 (0.80%) Wiki
15 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 2 (0.40%) Equities
16 2 (0.40%) Fixed Income
16 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 351 (70.62%) Windows
2 7 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.40%) Android
3 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (70.62%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (55.73%) MVC
3 262 (52.72%) TDD
4 251 (50.50%) Scrum
5 196 (39.44%) MVVM
6 161 (32.39%) Kanban
7 101 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (20.12%) OO
9 98 (19.72%) Web Application Development
10 92 (18.51%) Dependency Injection
10 92 (18.51%) Inversion of Control
11 83 (16.70%) OOP
12 77 (15.49%) Asset Management
13 73 (14.69%) BDD
14 71 (14.29%) Web Development
15 69 (13.88%) OOD
16 68 (13.68%) Unit Testing
17 63 (12.68%) OOA/OOD
18 54 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (9.46%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 478 (96.18%) C#
2 195 (39.24%) SQL
3 106 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 79 (15.90%) VB.NET
5 74 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 62 (12.47%) VB
7 54 (10.87%) C++
8 31 (6.24%) VB6
9 23 (4.63%) Java
10 13 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.01%) PHP
13 9 (1.81%) Python
14 7 (1.41%) VBA
15 1 (0.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (12.68%) Degree
2 52 (10.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.60%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.20%) MCAD
4 1 (0.20%) MCSD
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.41%) EMIR
1 7 (1.41%) GAAP
1 7 (1.41%) MiFID
2 6 (1.21%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 194 (39.03%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.84%) Facebook
2 29 (5.84%) Twitter
3 27 (5.43%) Oracle
4 10 (2.01%) Cognos
5 9 (1.81%) Infragistics
6 3 (0.60%) iManage
6 3 (0.60%) LexisNexis
7 2 (0.40%) Charles River
8 1 (0.20%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.20%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.20%) TIBCO