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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK
Rank 328 354 269
Rank change year-on-year +26 -85  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 782 918 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.89% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 2.32% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 718 854 1183
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 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 33911 39617 40053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28948 34112 33994
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
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 25 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 25 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 +24 732 £41,000 -4.65% 104
South East +83 207 £42,500 -5.55% 24
London -25 195 £55,000 - 24
North West -3 82 £38,000 -5.00% 10
Yorkshire +15 79 £37,500 -11.76% 10
West Yorkshire +30 64 £37,500 -11.76% 7
East of England +47 61 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Manchester -15 55 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Hampshire +38 44 £40,000 -8.04% 1
West Midlands +7 43 £41,000 +2.50% 12
Kent +24 40 £40,000 -2.43% 2
South West +13 39 £39,250 +15.44% 8
Leeds +29 28 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +24 27 £38,500 +10.00% 9
East Midlands -15 25 £37,500 +7.14% 5
West Sussex +22 23 £42,500 - 3
Surrey +18 23 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Staffordshire +4 23 £41,000 -3.52% 5
Farnborough +24 22 £40,000 -19.59%
Somerset +9 21 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Halifax 0 21 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Berkshire +38 20 £45,000 -1.09% 6
City of London +34 20 £38,500 -30.00% 3
East Sussex +12 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bedfordshire +39 17 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Brighton +18 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +17 15 £32,500 -23.52% 4
North Yorkshire -1 15 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Merseyside - 13 £40,000 - 3

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 1557 (96.41%) .NET
2 1543 (95.54%) C#
3 1179 (73.00%) SQL Server
4 941 (58.27%) WPF
5 917 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
6 861 (53.31%) ASP.NET
7 779 (48.24%) MVC
8 715 (44.27%) Windows
9 710 (43.96%) SQL
10 625 (38.70%) WCF
11 616 (38.14%) TDD
12 568 (35.17%) Scrum
13 552 (34.18%) .NET Framework
14 532 (32.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 489 (30.28%) Microsoft
16 488 (30.22%) JavaScript
17 469 (29.04%) HTML
18 454 (28.11%) NUnit
19 434 (26.87%) MVVM
20 389 (24.09%) CSS
21 378 (23.41%) VB.NET
22 369 (22.85%) Finance
23 367 (22.72%) Kanban
24 354 (21.92%) Rhino Mocks
25 332 (20.56%) Moq
26 330 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
27 322 (19.94%) T-SQL
28 294 (18.20%) SQL Server 2014
29 277 (17.15%) Castle Windsor
30 274 (16.97%) jQuery

WinForms
Top Related 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 50 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.11%) IIS
3 29 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (0.87%) CMS
6 13 (0.80%) Umbraco
7 10 (0.62%) Mule
8 8 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.43%) Confluence
10 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.37%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.062%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.062%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.062%) WordPress
Applications
1 160 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.74%) 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 (4.77%) 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 52 (3.22%) Internet
2 51 (3.16%) Broadband
3 28 (1.73%) 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 1179 (73.00%) SQL Server
2 294 (18.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 76 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 67 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.98%) NoSQL
9 30 (1.86%) MySQL
10 29 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 25 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
13 24 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (1.36%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.43%) MongoDB
17 7 (0.43%) SQLite
18 4 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
18 4 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 454 (28.11%) NUnit
2 354 (21.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 332 (20.56%) Moq
4 257 (15.91%) Visual Studio
5 236 (14.61%) MSTest
6 215 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 76 (4.71%) Git (software)
8 65 (4.02%) Subversion
9 27 (1.67%) JIRA
10 19 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.05%) MSBuild
12 11 (0.68%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.56%) AccuRev
14 7 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
15 6 (0.37%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.37%) NuGet
16 5 (0.31%) Selenium
17 4 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
17 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
18 3 (0.19%) CruiseControl
General
1 369 (22.85%) Finance
2 128 (7.93%) Banking
3 79 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 75 (4.64%) Marketing
5 35 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 32 (1.98%) Front Office
7 28 (1.73%) Advertising
8 20 (1.24%) Legal
9 16 (0.99%) Back Office
9 16 (0.99%) Retail
10 12 (0.74%) Military
11 9 (0.56%) Automotive
11 9 (0.56%) Local Government
12 7 (0.43%) Games
13 5 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Electronics
15 3 (0.19%) Law
15 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1486 (92.01%) Developer
2 1003 (62.11%) .NET Developer
3 848 (52.51%) C# Developer
4 533 (33.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 317 (19.63%) Software Developer
6 242 (14.98%) WPF Developer
7 227 (14.06%) C# WPF Developer
8 198 (12.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 173 (10.71%) SQL Developer
10 164 (10.15%) C# Software Developer
11 156 (9.66%) WinForms Developer
12 144 (8.92%) ASP.NET Developer
13 129 (7.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 125 (7.74%) Senior Developer
15 112 (6.93%) Junior
16 104 (6.44%) Junior Developer
17 96 (5.94%) Agile Developer
18 90 (5.57%) Senior .NET Developer
19 86 (5.33%) Agile .NET Developer
19 86 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1557 (96.41%) .NET
2 941 (58.27%) WPF
3 861 (53.31%) ASP.NET
4 625 (38.70%) WCF
5 552 (34.18%) .NET Framework
6 532 (32.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 469 (29.04%) HTML
8 389 (24.09%) CSS
9 277 (17.15%) Castle Windsor
10 274 (16.97%) jQuery
11 272 (16.84%) Web Services
12 248 (15.36%) Ninject
13 243 (15.05%) Unity DI Container
14 240 (14.86%) Spring.NET
15 225 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 216 (13.37%) Entity Framework
17 215 (13.31%) XML
18 209 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
19 207 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 198 (12.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 166 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 148 (9.16%) Enterprise Software
3 90 (5.57%) Client/Server
4 66 (4.09%) Social Network
5 64 (3.96%) Tandem
6 44 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.23%) N-Tier
8 31 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (1.92%) Fintech
9 24 (1.49%) Streaming Music
10 22 (1.36%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.30%) Algorithms
12 14 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
12 14 (0.87%) Graphic Design
13 13 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.74%) iPad
15 11 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.68%) NHS
16 10 (0.62%) PMI
17 7 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 715 (44.27%) Windows
2 18 (1.11%) 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 3 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.12%) Linux
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 779 (48.24%) MVC
3 616 (38.14%) TDD
4 568 (35.17%) Scrum
5 434 (26.87%) MVVM
6 367 (22.72%) Kanban
7 330 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
8 251 (15.54%) Dependency Injection
9 248 (15.36%) Inversion of Control
10 220 (13.62%) OO
11 180 (11.15%) Web Development
12 171 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 152 (9.41%) Web Application Development
14 143 (8.85%) Software Engineering
15 132 (8.17%) SDLC
16 130 (8.05%) OOP
17 127 (7.86%) BDD
18 84 (5.20%) OOD
19 78 (4.83%) SOA
20 73 (4.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1543 (95.54%) C#
2 710 (43.96%) SQL
3 488 (30.22%) JavaScript
4 378 (23.41%) VB.NET
5 322 (19.94%) T-SQL
6 137 (8.48%) VB
7 117 (7.24%) C++
8 75 (4.64%) Java
9 52 (3.22%) C
10 33 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 33 (2.04%) XPath
11 30 (1.86%) VB6
12 29 (1.80%) XAML
13 19 (1.18%) PHP
14 18 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 14 (0.87%) Python
15 14 (0.87%) XQuery
16 10 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.62%) VBA
17 5 (0.31%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 236 (14.61%) Degree
2 37 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.62%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.31%) MCPD
6 5 (0.31%) MCTS
6 5 (0.31%) PhD
7 3 (0.19%) MCP
7 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.12%) MCITP
9 1 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.062%) MCAD
9 1 (0.062%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.03%) QA
2 9 (0.56%) 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
1 489 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 89 (5.51%) Oracle
3 70 (4.33%) Facebook
4 66 (4.09%) Twitter
5 41 (2.54%) DevExpress
6 20 (1.24%) Xamarin
7 14 (0.87%) Google
7 14 (0.87%) IBM
8 13 (0.80%) Telerik
9 9 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.43%) Bloomberg
10 7 (0.43%) Reuters
11 4 (0.25%) Apple
11 4 (0.25%) Borland
11 4 (0.25%) RedGate
11 4 (0.25%) Thunderhead
12 3 (0.19%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.19%) LexisNexis
12 3 (0.19%) Perforce
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sudbury, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago