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

Windows Forms (WinForms)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 404 440 406
Rank change year-on-year +36 -34 -66
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 479 449 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 1.60% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 456 438 606
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
England 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 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 28,209 28,030 32,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.15% 40.02% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23,686 24,484 28,455
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%

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 February 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 February 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 +4 106 £55,000 +10.00% 10
West London +10 11 £46,250 +32.14% 14
East London 0 8 £50,000 +25.00% 4
South London -9 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North London +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 464 (96.87%) C#
2 458 (95.62%) .NET
3 394 (82.25%) SQL Server
4 367 (76.62%) WPF
5 352 (73.49%) Agile Software Development
6 332 (69.31%) Windows
7 263 (54.91%) TDD
7 263 (54.91%) NUnit
8 259 (54.07%) Scrum
9 250 (52.19%) ASP.NET
10 248 (51.77%) Rhino Mocks
11 233 (48.64%) MVC
12 232 (48.43%) Finance
13 228 (47.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 218 (45.51%) SQL Server 2014
15 215 (44.89%) MVVM
16 208 (43.42%) WCF
17 178 (37.16%) Moq
17 178 (37.16%) NHibernate
18 177 (36.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 176 (36.74%) Kanban
19 176 (36.74%) SQL
20 174 (36.33%) Castle Windsor
21 159 (33.19%) Microsoft
22 155 (32.36%) .NET Framework
23 145 (30.27%) Greenfield Project
24 124 (25.89%) Banking
25 114 (23.80%) OO
26 111 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
27 109 (22.76%) Web Application Development

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 33 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.47%) BizTalk Server
2 31 (6.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (2.09%) IIS
4 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Elite 3E
1 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.21%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.63%) GitHub
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.10%) Broadband
2 12 (2.51%) Wireless
3 1 (0.21%) FTP
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (82.25%) SQL Server
2 218 (45.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 37 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (6.68%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.51%) OLTP
9 10 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (2.09%) MS Access
10 8 (1.67%) MySQL
11 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.42%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.21%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 263 (54.91%) NUnit
2 248 (51.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 178 (37.16%) Moq
4 104 (21.71%) MSTest
5 74 (15.45%) Subversion
6 69 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (11.48%) Visual Studio
8 18 (3.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 15 (3.13%) Git (software)
10 12 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.46%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.25%) InstallShield
14 4 (0.84%) JIRA
15 3 (0.63%) Mercurial
16 2 (0.42%) Log4Net
16 2 (0.42%) Selenium
16 2 (0.42%) SpecFlow
16 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 2 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 232 (48.43%) Finance
2 124 (25.89%) Banking
3 63 (13.15%) Investment Banking
4 36 (7.52%) Front Office
5 35 (7.31%) Telecoms
6 33 (6.89%) Marketing
7 26 (5.43%) Back Office
8 13 (2.71%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.46%) Legal
11 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.63%) Retail
13 2 (0.42%) Law
14 1 (0.21%) Advertising
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 461 (96.24%) Developer
2 330 (68.89%) C# Developer
3 260 (54.28%) .NET Developer
4 164 (34.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 162 (33.82%) C# WPF Developer
5 162 (33.82%) WPF Developer
6 113 (23.59%) WinForms Developer
7 65 (13.57%) Agile .NET Developer
7 65 (13.57%) Agile Developer
8 43 (8.98%) Graduate
8 43 (8.98%) Graduate Developer
9 38 (7.93%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 34 (7.10%) Telecoms Developer
11 33 (6.89%) Agile C# Developer
11 33 (6.89%) Senior Developer
12 30 (6.26%) C# Software Developer
13 27 (5.64%) Software Developer
14 23 (4.80%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
14 23 (4.80%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
15 20 (4.18%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (95.62%) .NET
2 367 (76.62%) WPF
3 250 (52.19%) ASP.NET
4 228 (47.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 208 (43.42%) WCF
6 178 (37.16%) NHibernate
7 177 (36.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 174 (36.33%) Castle Windsor
9 155 (32.36%) .NET Framework
10 102 (21.29%) Ninject
10 102 (21.29%) Spring.NET
10 102 (21.29%) Unity DI Container
11 82 (17.12%) LINQ
12 74 (15.45%) Ajax
13 72 (15.03%) MonoRail
14 70 (14.61%) Silverlight
15 46 (9.60%) HTML
16 31 (6.47%) AngularJS
17 30 (6.26%) XML
18 27 (5.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 145 (30.27%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (21.71%) Client/Server
3 79 (16.49%) Tandem
4 56 (11.69%) Computer Science
5 31 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (6.47%) Social Network
6 19 (3.97%) User Experience
7 18 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (3.13%) Derivative
8 15 (3.13%) Fintech
9 12 (2.51%) PDA
10 11 (2.30%) Life Science
11 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.63%) Wiki
14 2 (0.42%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 332 (69.31%) Windows
2 8 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.63%) Android
4 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (73.49%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (54.91%) TDD
3 259 (54.07%) Scrum
4 233 (48.64%) MVC
5 215 (44.89%) MVVM
6 176 (36.74%) Kanban
7 114 (23.80%) OO
8 111 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
9 109 (22.76%) Web Application Development
10 106 (22.13%) Dependency Injection
11 102 (21.29%) Inversion of Control
12 88 (18.37%) OOP
13 79 (16.49%) OOD
14 77 (16.08%) BDD
15 76 (15.87%) OOA/OOD
16 56 (11.69%) Asset Management
17 42 (8.77%) Unit Testing
18 41 (8.56%) Multithreading
19 39 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (7.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 464 (96.87%) C#
2 176 (36.74%) SQL
3 67 (13.99%) JavaScript
4 61 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 60 (12.53%) VB
6 55 (11.48%) VB.NET
7 52 (10.86%) C++
8 31 (6.47%) Java
9 24 (5.01%) VB6
9 24 (5.01%) VBA
10 10 (2.09%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.88%) Python
12 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.25%) F#
14 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.21%) Delphi
15 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (12.73%) Degree
2 54 (11.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.04%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.21%) MCAD
4 1 (0.21%) MCSD
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.51%) QA
2 8 (1.67%) EMIR
2 8 (1.67%) MiFID
3 2 (0.42%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) GridGain
Vendors
1 159 (33.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.47%) Facebook
2 31 (6.47%) Twitter
3 23 (4.80%) Oracle
4 10 (2.09%) Telerik
5 4 (0.84%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.63%) Capita
6 3 (0.63%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.63%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.42%) Charles River
7 2 (0.42%) iManage
7 2 (0.42%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.21%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.21%) Cognos
8 1 (0.21%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.21%) Xamarin