Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 429 450 425
Rank change year-on-year +21 -25 -67
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 459 418 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 1.51% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 441 400 543
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +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 27,923 27,728 32,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.54% 40.72% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,983 23,664 28,787
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 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
Central London +38 108 £57,500 +15.00% 9
South London -4 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West London +4 12 £46,250 +32.14% 10
East London +19 11 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North London 0 2 £50,000 +5.26%
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 444 (96.73%) C#
2 435 (94.77%) .NET
3 341 (74.29%) SQL Server
4 339 (73.86%) WPF
5 289 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 262 (57.08%) Windows
7 245 (53.38%) Finance
8 230 (50.11%) TDD
9 205 (44.66%) ASP.NET
10 202 (44.01%) WCF
11 201 (43.79%) SQL
12 199 (43.36%) NUnit
13 190 (41.39%) Scrum
14 176 (38.34%) MVC
15 174 (37.91%) Rhino Mocks
16 171 (37.25%) MVVM
17 159 (34.64%) .NET Framework
18 152 (33.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 152 (33.12%) Microsoft
19 135 (29.41%) Kanban
20 134 (29.19%) Moq
21 133 (28.98%) Banking
22 123 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 121 (26.36%) Castle Windsor
24 113 (24.62%) NHibernate
25 105 (22.88%) OO
26 104 (22.66%) SQL Server 2014
27 100 (21.79%) Greenfield Project
28 90 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
29 88 (19.17%) Dependency Injection

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 16 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (3.05%) CMS
4 6 (1.31%) IIS
5 4 (0.87%) Apache
5 4 (0.87%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (6.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.22%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
2 14 (3.05%) IaaS
3 9 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.70%) Broadband
2 3 (0.65%) DMZ
2 3 (0.65%) DNS
2 3 (0.65%) Firewall
2 3 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 104 (22.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 52 (11.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 52 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (9.59%) Crystal Reports
5 35 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.96%) MS Access
9 9 (1.96%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.74%) Big Data
11 7 (1.53%) MySQL
11 7 (1.53%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.31%) Blockchain
12 6 (1.31%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.09%) DB2
13 5 (1.09%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 199 (43.36%) NUnit
2 174 (37.91%) Rhino Mocks
3 134 (29.19%) Moq
4 90 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (16.78%) MSTest
6 72 (15.69%) Visual Studio
7 60 (13.07%) Subversion
8 39 (8.50%) Git (software)
9 32 (6.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 16 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (3.27%) Jenkins
12 14 (3.05%) CruiseControl
12 14 (3.05%) MSBuild
13 8 (1.74%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (1.31%) InstallShield
14 6 (1.31%) JIRA
15 5 (1.09%) Selenium
16 4 (0.87%) ReSharper
16 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 245 (53.38%) Finance
2 133 (28.98%) Banking
3 56 (12.20%) Investment Banking
4 37 (8.06%) Back Office
5 34 (7.41%) Front Office
6 26 (5.66%) Marketing
7 17 (3.70%) Telecoms
8 14 (3.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.44%) Legal
11 2 (0.44%) Retail
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 440 (95.86%) Developer
2 307 (66.88%) C# Developer
3 255 (55.56%) .NET Developer
4 156 (33.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 138 (30.07%) C# WPF Developer
5 138 (30.07%) WPF Developer
6 104 (22.66%) WinForms Developer
7 41 (8.93%) Agile .NET Developer
7 41 (8.93%) Agile Developer
8 40 (8.71%) Junior
8 40 (8.71%) Junior Developer
8 40 (8.71%) Software Developer
9 39 (8.50%) Graduate
9 39 (8.50%) Graduate Developer
10 38 (8.28%) Senior Developer
11 34 (7.41%) Junior C# Developer
12 33 (7.19%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 31 (6.75%) Junior WPF Developer
14 28 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
15 25 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (94.77%) .NET
2 339 (73.86%) WPF
3 205 (44.66%) ASP.NET
4 202 (44.01%) WCF
5 159 (34.64%) .NET Framework
6 152 (33.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 123 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 121 (26.36%) Castle Windsor
9 113 (24.62%) NHibernate
10 77 (16.78%) Ninject
10 77 (16.78%) Spring.NET
10 77 (16.78%) Unity DI Container
11 57 (12.42%) AngularJS
12 53 (11.55%) Ajax
13 49 (10.68%) Web Services
14 46 (10.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 44 (9.59%) LINQ
15 44 (9.59%) MonoRail
16 43 (9.37%) Silverlight
17 39 (8.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (21.79%) Greenfield Project
2 74 (16.12%) Client/Server
3 64 (13.94%) Computer Science
4 61 (13.29%) Tandem
5 32 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (5.23%) Fintech
7 23 (5.01%) Social Network
8 14 (3.05%) Derivative
9 12 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (2.40%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.31%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.09%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.09%) User Experience
13 4 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.65%) Life Science
14 3 (0.65%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 262 (57.08%) Windows
2 14 (3.05%) VMS
3 2 (0.44%) Android
3 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (50.11%) TDD
3 190 (41.39%) Scrum
4 176 (38.34%) MVC
5 171 (37.25%) MVVM
6 135 (29.41%) Kanban
7 105 (22.88%) OO
8 88 (19.17%) Dependency Injection
9 86 (18.74%) Web Application Development
10 85 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (16.78%) Inversion of Control
12 74 (16.12%) OOP
13 71 (15.47%) OOA/OOD
13 71 (15.47%) OOD
14 66 (14.38%) BDD
15 35 (7.63%) Web Development
16 33 (7.19%) Software Engineering
17 32 (6.97%) Asset Management
17 32 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (6.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 444 (96.73%) C#
2 201 (43.79%) SQL
3 73 (15.90%) T-SQL
4 60 (13.07%) JavaScript
5 43 (9.37%) VBA
6 42 (9.15%) Java
7 41 (8.93%) VB
7 41 (8.93%) VB.NET
8 29 (6.32%) C++
9 20 (4.36%) MATLAB
10 17 (3.70%) VB6
11 12 (2.61%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.18%) F#
13 9 (1.96%) Python
14 7 (1.53%) Ruby
15 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.09%) ES6
15 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 81 (17.65%) Degree
2 50 (10.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.53%) MCPD
3 7 (1.53%) MCTS
3 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.27%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) EMIR
2 2 (0.44%) MiFID
3 1 (0.22%) GAAP
System Software
1 14 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.87%) GridGain
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 152 (33.12%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.50%) Oracle
3 23 (5.01%) Facebook
3 23 (5.01%) Twitter
4 20 (4.36%) Telerik
5 9 (1.96%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.09%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.09%) SAP
6 5 (1.09%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.87%) Capita
7 4 (0.87%) Informatica
8 3 (0.65%) Google
9 2 (0.44%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.22%) iManage
10 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.22%) LexisNexis