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

Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 396 345 284
Rank change year-on-year -51 -61  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 661 882 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.90% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 2.30% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 618 825 1134
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £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 36222 38335 41749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.73% 38.96% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30416 33328 35717
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 June 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 June 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 -51 623 £44,500 +4.70% 89
London 0 227 £55,000 - 30
South East -36 116 £40,000 - 21
North West -47 64 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East of England +19 59 £45,000 +27.65% 8
West Midlands -8 55 £40,000 - 9
South West +1 47 £37,500 - 7
Yorkshire -30 44 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Cheshire -38 30 £40,000 -
Kent +1 29 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London +28 26 £50,000 -23.07% 9
West Yorkshire -6 26 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bedfordshire +41 25 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Somerset +19 24 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Staffordshire -13 20 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +19 17 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Dorset +12 17 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bath +6 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 17 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Surrey +14 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Folkestone +3 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridge +3 16 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Oxfordshire -4 16 £30,000 -31.42% 8
Manchester -54 16 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Hampshire -21 15 £40,000 - 3
Merseyside - 13 £45,000 - 2
Dunstable - 13 £52,500 - 1
Wales +15 12 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Leeds +7 12 £38,000 +4.82% 2
Warrington -24 12 £40,000 +14.28%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1373 (95.02%) .NET
2 1367 (94.60%) C#
3 1093 (75.64%) SQL Server
4 895 (61.94%) WPF
5 829 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
6 797 (55.16%) ASP.NET
7 727 (50.31%) MVC
8 650 (44.98%) SQL
9 647 (44.78%) Windows
10 590 (40.83%) TDD
11 572 (39.58%) WCF
12 500 (34.60%) Scrum
13 494 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 468 (32.39%) Microsoft
15 459 (31.76%) NUnit
16 455 (31.49%) .NET Framework
17 404 (27.96%) MVVM
18 386 (26.71%) HTML
19 380 (26.30%) JavaScript
20 352 (24.36%) VB.NET
21 333 (23.04%) Kanban
22 310 (21.45%) Rhino Mocks
23 309 (21.38%) CSS
24 298 (20.62%) Finance
25 289 (20.00%) T-SQL
26 280 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
27 274 (18.96%) Moq
28 263 (18.20%) Greenfield Project
29 250 (17.30%) Web Services
30 232 (16.06%) Visual Studio

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 47 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (2.01%) IIS
4 28 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (0.90%) CMS
6 10 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.55%) Mule
9 7 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.35%) WordPress
12 3 (0.21%) Confluence
12 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.14%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.14%) DNN
13 2 (0.14%) Documentum
13 2 (0.14%) OpenROAD
14 1 (0.069%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.069%) Drupal
14 1 (0.069%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.48%) Visualfiles
2 6 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.069%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.069%) Magento
3 1 (0.069%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.90%) GitHub
3 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.14%) PaaS
4 2 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.57%) Broadband
2 27 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.25%) Internet
3 18 (1.25%) Kerberos
4 5 (0.35%) HTTP
4 5 (0.35%) Wireless
5 2 (0.14%) Network Security
6 1 (0.069%) Intranet
6 1 (0.069%) LDAP
6 1 (0.069%) SAN
6 1 (0.069%) SMS
6 1 (0.069%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.069%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1093 (75.64%) SQL Server
2 230 (15.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 106 (7.34%) SQL Server 2016
4 94 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 71 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (3.53%) Relational Database
8 43 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (2.35%) MySQL
10 32 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (1.31%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.18%) MongoDB
15 16 (1.11%) NoSQL
16 15 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (0.76%) SQLite
18 9 (0.62%) Oracle Database
19 6 (0.42%) OLTP
19 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 459 (31.76%) NUnit
2 310 (21.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 274 (18.96%) Moq
4 232 (16.06%) Visual Studio
5 211 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 195 (13.49%) MSTest
7 77 (5.33%) Subversion
8 55 (3.81%) Git (software)
9 29 (2.01%) JIRA
10 23 (1.59%) MSBuild
11 22 (1.52%) TeamCity
12 21 (1.45%) Selenium
13 13 (0.90%) Jenkins
13 13 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.76%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 8 (0.55%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.55%) NuGet
16 6 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
17 5 (0.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 298 (20.62%) Finance
2 97 (6.71%) Banking
3 84 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 58 (4.01%) Marketing
5 36 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 30 (2.08%) Front Office
7 29 (2.01%) Legal
8 19 (1.31%) Advertising
9 13 (0.90%) Retail
10 12 (0.83%) Back Office
11 10 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.55%) Games
12 8 (0.55%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.48%) Automotive
13 7 (0.48%) Law
14 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.28%) Electronics
15 4 (0.28%) Local Government
16 3 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1279 (88.51%) Developer
2 880 (60.90%) .NET Developer
3 766 (53.01%) C# Developer
4 474 (32.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 251 (17.37%) WPF Developer
6 245 (16.96%) Software Developer
7 223 (15.43%) C# WPF Developer
8 153 (10.59%) C# Software Developer
9 147 (10.17%) SQL Developer
10 143 (9.90%) .NET Software Developer
11 141 (9.76%) WinForms Developer
12 135 (9.34%) ASP.NET Developer
13 124 (8.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 122 (8.44%) Senior Developer
15 82 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
16 78 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 76 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
18 71 (4.91%) Lead Developer
18 71 (4.91%) Software Engineer
19 70 (4.84%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1373 (95.02%) .NET
2 895 (61.94%) WPF
3 797 (55.16%) ASP.NET
4 572 (39.58%) WCF
5 494 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 455 (31.49%) .NET Framework
7 386 (26.71%) HTML
8 309 (21.38%) CSS
9 250 (17.30%) Web Services
10 227 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 222 (15.36%) NHibernate
12 206 (14.26%) Entity Framework
12 206 (14.26%) jQuery
13 201 (13.91%) Castle Windsor
14 194 (13.43%) Ninject
15 186 (12.87%) Spring.NET
16 183 (12.66%) LINQ
17 178 (12.32%) Unity DI Container
18 170 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
19 154 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 263 (18.20%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 95 (6.57%) Client/Server
4 91 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (4.01%) Social Network
6 56 (3.88%) Streaming Music
6 56 (3.88%) Tandem
7 43 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (2.35%) N-Tier
9 25 (1.73%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.31%) iPad
11 16 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 14 (0.97%) Fintech
13 11 (0.76%) User Experience
14 8 (0.55%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.48%) Reinsurance
16 6 (0.42%) Equities
16 6 (0.42%) Management Information System
17 5 (0.35%) NHS
17 5 (0.35%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 647 (44.78%) Windows
2 22 (1.52%) Android
3 5 (0.35%) Unix
3 5 (0.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.28%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.21%) Linux
5 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
2 727 (50.31%) MVC
3 590 (40.83%) TDD
4 500 (34.60%) Scrum
5 404 (27.96%) MVVM
6 333 (23.04%) Kanban
7 280 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
8 200 (13.84%) Dependency Injection
9 181 (12.53%) Inversion of Control
9 181 (12.53%) Unit Testing
10 175 (12.11%) OO
11 172 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 165 (11.42%) Web Development
13 157 (10.87%) BDD
14 155 (10.73%) Web Application Development
15 118 (8.17%) OOP
16 113 (7.82%) SDLC
17 78 (5.40%) Test Automation
18 77 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
19 74 (5.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1367 (94.60%) C#
2 650 (44.98%) SQL
3 380 (26.30%) JavaScript
4 352 (24.36%) VB.NET
5 289 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 152 (10.52%) VB
7 113 (7.82%) C++
8 60 (4.15%) Java
9 39 (2.70%) VB6
10 31 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 30 (2.08%) XPath
12 29 (2.01%) C
13 27 (1.87%) XQuery
14 24 (1.66%) VBA
15 15 (1.04%) PHP
15 15 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.04%) XAML
16 10 (0.69%) Python
17 9 (0.62%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 174 (12.04%) Degree
2 53 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.62%) MCPD
6 5 (0.35%) MCP
6 5 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.21%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.21%) MCTS
8 1 (0.069%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (0.35%) GAAP
3 3 (0.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.069%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.069%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 468 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 93 (6.44%) Oracle
3 69 (4.78%) Facebook
4 58 (4.01%) Twitter
5 36 (2.49%) DevExpress
6 25 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 18 (1.25%) Telerik
8 13 (0.90%) Google
9 12 (0.83%) IBM
10 11 (0.76%) Apple
11 10 (0.69%) Infragistics
12 7 (0.48%) LexisNexis
13 6 (0.42%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.28%) iManage
14 4 (0.28%) SAP
15 3 (0.21%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.21%) Perforce
15 3 (0.21%) Thunderhead
16 2 (0.14%) Borland
16 2 (0.14%) TOWER Software
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + beenfits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competetive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago