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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 35 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 20 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.35% 6.33% 8.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.53% 13.99% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
121 143 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.49% 45.25% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 137 96
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
2 23 (88.46%) WCF
2 23 (88.46%) WPF
3 22 (84.62%) TDD
4 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (80.77%) MVC
4 21 (80.77%) Scrum
4 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (76.92%) Moq
5 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 19 (73.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (69.23%) OOD
8 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
9 15 (57.69%) OO
9 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
10 14 (53.85%) N-Tier
10 14 (53.85%) Web Services
10 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
10 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
11 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (46.15%) CSS
12 12 (46.15%) HTML
12 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
12 12 (46.15%) LINQ
12 12 (46.15%) jQuery
12 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Moq
2 19 (73.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
4 8 (30.77%) NUnit
4 8 (30.77%) MSTest
5 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
6 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 13 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 13 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (42.31%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (34.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
2 23 (88.46%) WCF
2 23 (88.46%) WPF
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (53.85%) Web Services
5 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 12 (46.15%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
6 12 (46.15%) LINQ
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
6 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework
7 11 (42.31%) Silverlight
7 11 (42.31%) ADO.NET
7 11 (42.31%) Ajax
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
7 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
8 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (30.77%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) N-Tier
2 8 (30.77%) Tandem
2 8 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 21 (80.77%) MVC
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) OOD
4 15 (57.69%) OO
5 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (30.77%) MVVM
7 8 (30.77%) Kanban
7 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
8 2 (7.69%) Product Management
8 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle