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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 363 276
Rank change year-on-year +37 -87  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 784 920 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.88% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 2.31% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 721 857 1191
Median salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 March 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 March 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 +37 736 £41,000 -4.65% 103
South East +65 208 £42,500 -5.02% 25
London -22 193 £55,000 - 23
Yorkshire +26 84 £37,500 -11.76% 10
North West -9 79 £40,000 - 6
West Yorkshire +29 68 £37,500 -11.76% 6
East of England +41 62 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Manchester -25 52 £34,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +16 44 £41,000 +2.50% 12
Hampshire +33 43 £40,000 -8.04% 2
South West +29 40 £38,500 +11.59% 8
Kent +26 40 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Leeds +31 29 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +26 28 £36,750 +5.00% 9
West Sussex +25 25 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands -15 25 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Berkshire +45 22 £45,000 -1.09% 6
Staffordshire +5 22 £41,000 -3.52% 5
Farnborough +31 21 £40,000 -19.59%
Halifax +1 21 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Surrey +29 20 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London +20 20 £38,500 -30.00% 3
Somerset +2 20 £42,000 +12.00% 3
East Sussex +12 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bedfordshire +33 18 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Brighton +5 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +19 16 £32,500 -23.52% 3
North Yorkshire +3 16 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Merseyside - 14 £40,000 - 3
Chichester - 13 £42,500 - 1

WinForms
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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 with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1559 (96.29%) .NET
2 1550 (95.74%) C#
3 1187 (73.32%) SQL Server
4 948 (58.55%) WPF
5 917 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
6 863 (53.30%) ASP.NET
7 780 (48.18%) MVC
8 713 (44.04%) Windows
9 706 (43.61%) SQL
10 632 (39.04%) WCF
11 618 (38.17%) TDD
12 572 (35.33%) Scrum
13 554 (34.22%) .NET Framework
14 533 (32.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 496 (30.64%) JavaScript
16 495 (30.57%) Microsoft
17 475 (29.34%) HTML
18 456 (28.17%) NUnit
19 435 (26.87%) MVVM
20 397 (24.52%) CSS
21 377 (23.29%) VB.NET
22 368 (22.73%) Kanban
23 365 (22.54%) Finance
24 352 (21.74%) Rhino Mocks
25 332 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
26 330 (20.38%) Moq
27 322 (19.89%) T-SQL
28 293 (18.10%) SQL Server 2014
29 277 (17.11%) Web Services
30 275 (16.99%) jQuery

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 48 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.10%) IIS
3 29 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (0.86%) CMS
6 12 (0.74%) Umbraco
7 10 (0.62%) Mule
8 8 (0.49%) Confluence
8 8 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.37%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.12%) WordPress
13 1 (0.062%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.062%) WebSphere
Applications
1 166 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.062%) MS Project
4 1 (0.062%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.062%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.062%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.99%) GitHub
4 4 (0.25%) Office 365
5 3 (0.19%) Trello
6 2 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.27%) Broadband
2 52 (3.21%) Internet
3 29 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 20 (1.24%) HTTP
5 13 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.19%) Network Security
8 1 (0.062%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.062%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.062%) FTP
8 1 (0.062%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.062%) Intranet
8 1 (0.062%) LDAP
8 1 (0.062%) SSL
8 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.062%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1187 (73.32%) SQL Server
2 293 (18.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 79 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 37 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.98%) MySQL
8 32 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 32 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 30 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
12 22 (1.36%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.56%) MongoDB
15 7 (0.43%) SQLite
16 4 (0.25%) Big Data
16 4 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 456 (28.17%) NUnit
2 352 (21.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 330 (20.38%) Moq
4 258 (15.94%) Visual Studio
5 235 (14.52%) MSTest
6 216 (13.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 76 (4.69%) Git (software)
8 67 (4.14%) Subversion
9 30 (1.85%) JIRA
10 18 (1.11%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.05%) MSBuild
12 12 (0.74%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.56%) AccuRev
14 7 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
14 7 (0.43%) NuGet
15 6 (0.37%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.37%) Selenium
16 5 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
17 4 (0.25%) Jenkins
17 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 365 (22.54%) Finance
2 127 (7.84%) Banking
3 80 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 76 (4.69%) Marketing
5 35 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 33 (2.04%) Front Office
7 29 (1.79%) Advertising
8 20 (1.24%) Legal
9 16 (0.99%) Retail
10 15 (0.93%) Back Office
11 11 (0.68%) Military
12 9 (0.56%) Automotive
12 9 (0.56%) Local Government
13 6 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.37%) Games
14 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.25%) Electronics
16 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 3 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 1485 (91.72%) Developer
2 1002 (61.89%) .NET Developer
3 850 (52.50%) C# Developer
4 536 (33.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 316 (19.52%) Software Developer
6 247 (15.26%) WPF Developer
7 232 (14.33%) C# WPF Developer
8 194 (11.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 173 (10.69%) SQL Developer
10 168 (10.38%) C# Software Developer
11 150 (9.26%) WinForms Developer
12 147 (9.08%) ASP.NET Developer
13 132 (8.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 126 (7.78%) Senior Developer
15 113 (6.98%) Junior
16 105 (6.49%) Junior Developer
17 94 (5.81%) Agile Developer
18 90 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
19 85 (5.25%) Agile .NET Developer
19 85 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1559 (96.29%) .NET
2 948 (58.55%) WPF
3 863 (53.30%) ASP.NET
4 632 (39.04%) WCF
5 554 (34.22%) .NET Framework
6 533 (32.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 475 (29.34%) HTML
8 397 (24.52%) CSS
9 277 (17.11%) Web Services
10 275 (16.99%) jQuery
11 274 (16.92%) Castle Windsor
12 247 (15.26%) Ninject
13 242 (14.95%) Unity DI Container
14 239 (14.76%) Spring.NET
15 224 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 221 (13.65%) Entity Framework
17 217 (13.40%) XML
18 213 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 207 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 200 (12.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 165 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 143 (8.83%) Enterprise Software
3 92 (5.68%) Client/Server
4 66 (4.08%) Social Network
5 63 (3.89%) Tandem
6 44 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.35%) N-Tier
8 31 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (1.91%) Fintech
9 25 (1.54%) Streaming Music
10 23 (1.42%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 14 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
12 14 (0.86%) Graphic Design
13 13 (0.80%) iPad
13 13 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.68%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.68%) NHS
15 9 (0.56%) PMI
16 7 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 713 (44.04%) Windows
2 19 (1.17%) Android
3 7 (0.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (0.37%) Unix
5 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.12%) Linux
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 780 (48.18%) MVC
3 618 (38.17%) TDD
4 572 (35.33%) Scrum
5 435 (26.87%) MVVM
6 368 (22.73%) Kanban
7 332 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 249 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
9 247 (15.26%) Inversion of Control
10 225 (13.90%) OO
11 185 (11.43%) Web Development
12 174 (10.75%) Unit Testing
13 151 (9.33%) Web Application Development
14 147 (9.08%) Software Engineering
15 131 (8.09%) OOP
16 130 (8.03%) BDD
16 130 (8.03%) SDLC
17 84 (5.19%) OOD
18 80 (4.94%) SOA
19 74 (4.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1550 (95.74%) C#
2 706 (43.61%) SQL
3 496 (30.64%) JavaScript
4 377 (23.29%) VB.NET
5 322 (19.89%) T-SQL
6 140 (8.65%) VB
7 120 (7.41%) C++
8 78 (4.82%) Java
9 51 (3.15%) C
10 34 (2.10%) PowerShell
10 34 (2.10%) XPath
11 33 (2.04%) VB6
12 30 (1.85%) XAML
13 20 (1.24%) PHP
14 18 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 15 (0.93%) XQuery
16 14 (0.86%) Python
17 11 (0.68%) VBA
18 10 (0.62%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.31%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 238 (14.70%) Degree
2 36 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.31%) MCPD
5 5 (0.31%) MCTS
5 5 (0.31%) PhD
6 3 (0.19%) MCP
6 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.12%) MCITP
8 1 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.062%) MCAD
8 1 (0.062%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.09%) QA
2 8 (0.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.12%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.062%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 495 (30.57%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.44%) Oracle
3 71 (4.39%) Facebook
4 66 (4.08%) Twitter
5 41 (2.53%) DevExpress
6 19 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 15 (0.93%) Telerik
8 14 (0.86%) Google
8 14 (0.86%) IBM
9 9 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.49%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.43%) Bloomberg
11 7 (0.43%) Reuters
12 5 (0.31%) Apple
13 4 (0.25%) Borland
13 4 (0.25%) Perforce
13 4 (0.25%) RedGate
13 4 (0.25%) Thunderhead
14 3 (0.19%) Cognos
14 3 (0.19%) Infragistics
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