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

Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 340 292
Rank change year-on-year -26 -48  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 682 889 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.89% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 2.30% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 634 830 1104
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

WinForms
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WinForms in the UK

WinForms
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in the UK

WinForms
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 641 £42,500 - 114
London -7 195 £55,000 - 37
South East +11 133 £41,000 -4.09% 19
North West -41 77 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East of England +35 69 £42,500 +22.30% 12
West Midlands +3 54 £40,000 - 11
Yorkshire -11 54 £35,000 -17.64% 11
South West +6 41 £37,500 - 5
West Yorkshire -4 40 £37,500 -7.40% 6
Cheshire -17 31 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Kent +11 28 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +48 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Sussex +34 26 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Oxfordshire +17 25 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Manchester -49 22 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Berkshire +47 21 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Somerset +6 20 £38,000 -3.79% 2
Merseyside - 19 £45,000 - 4
Staffordshire -14 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands -16 17 £42,500 +21.42% 3
City of London +23 15 £50,000 -31.03% 10
Folkestone +3 15 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Hampshire +1 15 £40,000 - 1
Dunstable - 14 £52,500 - 2
Crewe - 14 £42,500 - 1
Dorset +13 13 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 13 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Bath -1 13 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Warrington -18 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
St Helens - 13 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1425 (95.64%) C#
2 1421 (95.37%) .NET
3 1123 (75.37%) SQL Server
4 922 (61.88%) WPF
5 850 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
6 800 (53.69%) ASP.NET
7 730 (48.99%) MVC
8 694 (46.58%) SQL
9 651 (43.69%) Windows
10 607 (40.74%) WCF
11 594 (39.87%) TDD
12 511 (34.30%) Scrum
13 497 (33.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 470 (31.54%) .NET Framework
15 469 (31.48%) Microsoft
16 442 (29.66%) NUnit
17 409 (27.45%) MVVM
18 402 (26.98%) JavaScript
19 391 (26.24%) HTML
20 369 (24.77%) VB.NET
21 338 (22.68%) Kanban
22 317 (21.28%) CSS
23 311 (20.87%) Finance
23 311 (20.87%) Rhino Mocks
24 304 (20.40%) T-SQL
25 291 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
26 279 (18.72%) Moq
27 271 (18.19%) Web Services
28 264 (17.72%) Greenfield Project
29 247 (16.58%) SQL Server 2014

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 44 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.21%) IIS
3 29 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (0.87%) CMS
6 10 (0.67%) Mule
6 10 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (0.54%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.27%) Confluence
10 4 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.20%) WordPress
12 2 (0.13%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.13%) OpenROAD
13 1 (0.067%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.067%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Visualfiles
2 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.067%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 84 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.34%) GitHub
3 16 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.20%) Trello
5 1 (0.067%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.16%) Broadband
2 31 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.88%) Internet
4 17 (1.14%) Kerberos
5 5 (0.34%) HTTP
6 4 (0.27%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.20%) Network Security
8 1 (0.067%) Intranet
8 1 (0.067%) LDAP
8 1 (0.067%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.067%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1123 (75.37%) SQL Server
2 247 (16.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 84 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 81 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 76 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 70 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 44 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.81%) MySQL
12 22 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (1.28%) NoSQL
14 17 (1.14%) MongoDB
14 17 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.07%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.40%) SQLite
18 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 442 (29.66%) NUnit
2 311 (20.87%) Rhino Mocks
3 279 (18.72%) Moq
4 239 (16.04%) Visual Studio
5 212 (14.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 194 (13.02%) MSTest
7 72 (4.83%) Subversion
8 68 (4.56%) Git (software)
9 29 (1.95%) JIRA
10 21 (1.41%) MSBuild
11 15 (1.01%) Selenium
12 12 (0.81%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.54%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.54%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.54%) NuGet
14 6 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 5 (0.34%) AccuRev
15 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
16 4 (0.27%) CruiseControl
16 4 (0.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 311 (20.87%) Finance
2 110 (7.38%) Banking
3 84 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 62 (4.16%) Marketing
5 36 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 33 (2.21%) Front Office
7 23 (1.54%) Advertising
8 22 (1.48%) Legal
9 15 (1.01%) Retail
10 9 (0.60%) Back Office
10 9 (0.60%) Local Government
11 8 (0.54%) Automotive
12 6 (0.40%) Law
12 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.34%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.27%) Electronics
15 3 (0.20%) Billing
15 3 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 1343 (90.13%) Developer
2 911 (61.14%) .NET Developer
3 800 (53.69%) C# Developer
4 494 (33.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 264 (17.72%) Software Developer
6 256 (17.18%) WPF Developer
7 229 (15.37%) C# WPF Developer
8 156 (10.47%) .NET Software Developer
9 153 (10.27%) SQL Developer
10 152 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
11 150 (10.07%) WinForms Developer
12 138 (9.26%) Senior Developer
13 130 (8.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 121 (8.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 96 (6.44%) Senior .NET Developer
16 85 (5.70%) Junior
17 77 (5.17%) Agile Developer
17 77 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 76 (5.10%) Junior Developer
19 74 (4.97%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1421 (95.37%) .NET
2 922 (61.88%) WPF
3 800 (53.69%) ASP.NET
4 607 (40.74%) WCF
5 497 (33.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 470 (31.54%) .NET Framework
7 391 (26.24%) HTML
8 317 (21.28%) CSS
9 271 (18.19%) Web Services
10 219 (14.70%) jQuery
11 215 (14.43%) Entity Framework
12 214 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 214 (14.36%) Castle Windsor
13 207 (13.89%) NHibernate
14 199 (13.36%) Ninject
15 191 (12.82%) Spring.NET
16 190 (12.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 187 (12.55%) LINQ
18 186 (12.48%) Unity DI Container
19 168 (11.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 264 (17.72%) Greenfield Project
2 118 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 98 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 89 (5.97%) Client/Server
5 57 (3.83%) Social Network
6 56 (3.76%) Tandem
7 44 (2.95%) Streaming Music
8 43 (2.89%) N-Tier
9 36 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (2.21%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.34%) Fintech
12 17 (1.14%) Algorithms
13 15 (1.01%) User Experience
14 14 (0.94%) iPad
15 11 (0.74%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.40%) Equities
16 6 (0.40%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.40%) Online Gambling
17 5 (0.34%) Data Structures
17 5 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 651 (43.69%) Windows
2 26 (1.74%) Android
3 7 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.34%) Unix
4 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.20%) Linux
7 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
2 730 (48.99%) MVC
3 594 (39.87%) TDD
4 511 (34.30%) Scrum
5 409 (27.45%) MVVM
6 338 (22.68%) Kanban
7 291 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (13.69%) Dependency Injection
9 194 (13.02%) OO
10 190 (12.75%) Inversion of Control
11 189 (12.68%) Unit Testing
12 166 (11.14%) Software Engineering
13 163 (10.94%) Web Development
14 147 (9.87%) BDD
15 146 (9.80%) Web Application Development
16 118 (7.92%) OOP
17 110 (7.38%) SDLC
18 83 (5.57%) Test Automation
19 78 (5.23%) Multithreading
20 76 (5.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1425 (95.64%) C#
2 694 (46.58%) SQL
3 402 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 369 (24.77%) VB.NET
5 304 (20.40%) T-SQL
6 140 (9.40%) VB
7 119 (7.99%) C++
8 66 (4.43%) Java
9 39 (2.62%) C
10 34 (2.28%) PowerShell
10 34 (2.28%) XPath
11 33 (2.21%) VB6
12 26 (1.74%) XQuery
13 25 (1.68%) VBA
14 22 (1.48%) XAML
15 15 (1.01%) PHP
16 12 (0.81%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.74%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.74%) Python
18 7 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 189 (12.68%) Degree
2 55 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.01%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.40%) MCPD
7 5 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.27%) PhD
9 3 (0.20%) MCTS
9 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.13%) MCP
10 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.48%) QA
2 2 (0.13%) GAAP
2 2 (0.13%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.067%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.067%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 469 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 90 (6.04%) Oracle
3 66 (4.43%) Facebook
4 57 (3.83%) Twitter
5 39 (2.62%) DevExpress
6 27 (1.81%) Xamarin
7 21 (1.41%) Google
8 20 (1.34%) IBM
9 19 (1.28%) Telerik
10 10 (0.67%) Infragistics
11 9 (0.60%) Apple
12 6 (0.40%) Bloomberg
12 6 (0.40%) LexisNexis
12 6 (0.40%) Reuters
12 6 (0.40%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.27%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.27%) Borland
13 4 (0.27%) Perforce
13 4 (0.27%) SAP
13 4 (0.27%) Thunderhead
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Great Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Bathgate, West Lothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum + bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40 - 48k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Powys
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago