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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 37 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 6 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.34% 11.38% 15.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 24.57% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 43 37
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
72 175 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.13% 46.30% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 173 103
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
6 10 (58.82%) WCF
6 10 (58.82%) TDD
7 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
7 9 (52.94%) OO
7 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
7 9 (52.94%) OOD
7 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
7 9 (52.94%) Web Services
8 8 (47.06%) MVC
8 8 (47.06%) Scrum
8 8 (47.06%) WPF
8 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (47.06%) Moq
9 7 (41.18%) Entity Framework
9 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (41.18%) Silverlight
9 7 (41.18%) LINQ
9 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (47.06%) Moq
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) MSTest
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
2 13 (76.47%) C# Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
5 7 (41.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) WPF
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (41.18%) Entity Framework
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (41.18%) Silverlight
6 7 (41.18%) LINQ
6 7 (41.18%) ADO.NET
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) OOD
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Product Management
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.88%) MVVM
8 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
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