The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 43 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 3 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.33% 5.14% 9.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 14.16% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 33
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 113 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 39.82% 36.33% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 132
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) WPF
3 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) Scrum
4 19 (79.17%) MVC
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (79.17%) TDD
4 19 (79.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (79.17%) Moq
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (54.17%) Kanban
6 12 (50.00%) Spring.NET
6 12 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (50.00%) MSTest
6 12 (50.00%) NUnit
6 12 (50.00%) Retail
6 12 (50.00%) Tandem
6 12 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
6 12 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 12 (50.00%) MVVM
6 12 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
6 12 (50.00%) Ninject
6 12 (50.00%) Razor View Engine

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Moq
1 19 (79.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (50.00%) MSTest
2 12 (50.00%) NUnit
3 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (4.17%) AccuRev
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 12 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (20.83%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 3 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) WPF
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (50.00%) Ninject
5 12 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (50.00%) Spring.NET
5 12 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 8 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 8 (33.33%) Ajax
7 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (50.00%) Tandem
2 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (83.33%) Scrum
2 19 (79.17%) MVC
2 19 (79.17%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (54.17%) Kanban
4 12 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (50.00%) MVVM
4 12 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 10 (41.67%) OOD
6 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) SOLID
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Information Management
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft