The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% 0.62% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.33% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Median salary £52,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

WinForms is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 290 377 321
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 46.93% 46.95% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 270 369 274
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing WinForms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Southampton

WinForms
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Southampton

WinForms
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) NICE Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NICE Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin