Period
to 17 January 2018

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

Windows Forms (WinForms)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 265 279
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 +16
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 353 372 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.16% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 3.07% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 329 314 458
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,111 12,133 15,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.62% 37.89% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11,387 10,564 13,814
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Thames Valley +50 155 £45,000 +15.38% 11
Oxfordshire -10 66 £45,000 +23.29% 5
Hampshire -48 54 £40,000 - 8
Berkshire +58 48 £47,500 +10.47% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 41 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Kent +13 40 £42,000 -1.18% 6
Surrey -16 37 £40,000 -23.81% 7
West Sussex +2 30 £50,000 +17.65% 3
East Sussex -5 29 £50,000 +14.94% 4
Sussex - 4 £47,500 - 1
Home Counties - 4 £43,500 -
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 297 (84.14%) .NET
2 293 (83.00%) C#
3 208 (58.92%) WPF
4 207 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
5 198 (56.09%) SQL Server
6 177 (50.14%) Windows
7 139 (39.38%) ASP.NET
8 137 (38.81%) WCF
9 135 (38.24%) MVC
10 132 (37.39%) TDD
11 127 (35.98%) SQL
12 120 (33.99%) Scrum
13 113 (32.01%) JavaScript
14 104 (29.46%) CSS
15 94 (26.63%) MVVM
16 93 (26.35%) HTML
17 92 (26.06%) Visual Studio
18 85 (24.08%) .NET Framework
19 83 (23.51%) VB.NET
20 80 (22.66%) Software Engineering
21 77 (21.81%) ASP.NET MVC
21 77 (21.81%) Microsoft
22 71 (20.11%) C++
22 71 (20.11%) Computer Science
23 68 (19.26%) Web Services
24 66 (18.70%) Degree
25 65 (18.41%) NUnit
26 64 (18.13%) Git (software)
27 60 (17.00%) jQuery
28 56 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (6.52%) IIS
2 11 (3.12%) DNN
2 11 (3.12%) Documentum
3 4 (1.13%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.13%) CMS
3 4 (1.13%) Commerce Server
3 4 (1.13%) Commerce Server 2007
3 4 (1.13%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.28%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.82%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.68%) Internet
3 10 (2.83%) Hyperconnected
4 3 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (56.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 22 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.40%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.13%) MySQL
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.85%) Big Data
11 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.85%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.57%) Cognos Impromptu
13 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 92 (26.06%) Visual Studio
2 65 (18.41%) NUnit
3 64 (18.13%) Git (software)
4 43 (12.18%) MSTest
4 43 (12.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (7.08%) Moq
6 23 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (1.70%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.13%) JIRA
8 4 (1.13%) Subversion
8 4 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.57%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.57%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.28%) WiX
General
1 53 (15.01%) Finance
2 37 (10.48%) Retail
3 21 (5.95%) Marketing
4 14 (3.97%) Music Industry
5 8 (2.27%) Legal
6 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.70%) Back Office
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Automotive
10 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 283 (80.17%) Developer
2 200 (56.66%) .NET Developer
3 159 (45.04%) C# Developer
4 106 (30.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 92 (26.06%) Software Developer
6 80 (22.66%) Senior Developer
7 79 (22.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 64 (18.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 61 (17.28%) Software Engineer
10 58 (16.43%) C# Software Developer
11 50 (14.16%) SQL Developer
12 46 (13.03%) C++ Software Engineer
12 46 (13.03%) Senior .NET Developer
13 41 (11.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 36 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
15 30 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 27 (7.65%) Lead Developer
17 26 (7.37%) WPF Developer
18 25 (7.08%) Senior C# Software Developer
19 24 (6.80%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (84.14%) .NET
2 208 (58.92%) WPF
3 139 (39.38%) ASP.NET
4 137 (38.81%) WCF
5 104 (29.46%) CSS
6 93 (26.35%) HTML
7 85 (24.08%) .NET Framework
8 77 (21.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (19.26%) Web Services
10 60 (17.00%) jQuery
11 56 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (15.30%) Entity Framework
13 50 (14.16%) HTML5
14 44 (12.46%) OpenGL
14 44 (12.46%) Qt
15 42 (11.90%) MFC
16 40 (11.33%) Ajax
16 40 (11.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 38 (10.76%) Ninject
17 38 (10.76%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 71 (20.11%) Computer Science
2 44 (12.46%) Algorithms
3 31 (8.78%) CUDA
4 19 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.10%) iPad
6 13 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.98%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.98%) Social Network
8 5 (1.42%) EPoS
9 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.28%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 177 (50.14%) Windows
2 13 (3.68%) Android
2 13 (3.68%) Linux
2 13 (3.68%) Unix
3 8 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (38.24%) MVC
3 132 (37.39%) TDD
4 120 (33.99%) Scrum
5 94 (26.63%) MVVM
6 80 (22.66%) Software Engineering
7 53 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (15.01%) Mathematics
7 53 (15.01%) Unit Testing
8 49 (13.88%) OOD
9 45 (12.75%) Kanban
10 44 (12.46%) Dependency Injection
10 44 (12.46%) Physics
11 40 (11.33%) OO
11 40 (11.33%) OOP
12 32 (9.07%) BDD
13 30 (8.50%) Multithreading
14 28 (7.93%) Inversion of Control
15 27 (7.65%) Web Application Development
15 27 (7.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 293 (83.00%) C#
2 127 (35.98%) SQL
3 113 (32.01%) JavaScript
4 83 (23.51%) VB.NET
5 71 (20.11%) C++
6 35 (9.92%) Python
7 26 (7.37%) T-SQL
8 25 (7.08%) VB
9 19 (5.38%) MATLAB
10 14 (3.97%) Ruby
11 7 (1.98%) Java
11 7 (1.98%) PHP
12 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.13%) XAML
13 2 (0.57%) C
14 1 (0.28%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 66 (18.70%) Degree
2 42 (11.90%) PhD
3 9 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.85%) MCTS
4 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.98%) ISO 9001
1 7 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 77 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.10%) Oracle
3 14 (3.97%) Telerik
4 12 (3.40%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.12%) EMC
6 8 (2.27%) Twitter
7 7 (1.98%) Facebook
8 6 (1.70%) Capita
8 6 (1.70%) RedGate
9 4 (1.13%) Google
10 2 (0.57%) Apple
10 2 (0.57%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.57%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.28%) Perforce
11 1 (0.28%) Sybase
11 1 (0.28%) Thunderhead