The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 40 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 19 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.22% 11.11% 8.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.45% 29.36% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 17
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 109 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.77% 37.85% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 115 107 76
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
Bedfordshire

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 23 July 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 83 (100.00%) C#
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (92.77%) SQL Server
2 77 (92.77%) Windows
3 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
4 64 (77.11%) Microsoft
5 62 (74.70%) WCF
6 60 (72.29%) Scrum
6 60 (72.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 59 (71.08%) WPF
8 53 (63.86%) TDD
9 51 (61.45%) Subversion
10 47 (56.63%) .NET Framework
11 45 (54.22%) Multithreading
11 45 (54.22%) SQL
11 45 (54.22%) T-SQL
12 44 (53.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (49.40%) Visual Studio
14 38 (45.78%) OOD
15 34 (40.96%) N-Tier
15 34 (40.96%) Moq
16 31 (37.35%) OO
16 31 (37.35%) MVC
17 30 (36.14%) Software Engineering
17 30 (36.14%) SharePoint
18 29 (34.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 29 (34.94%) LINQ
19 26 (31.33%) Project Management
19 26 (31.33%) Silverlight

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 30 (36.14%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (92.77%) SQL Server
2 44 (53.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
4 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (72.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (61.45%) Subversion
3 41 (49.40%) Visual Studio
4 34 (40.96%) Moq
5 22 (26.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (21.69%) NUnit
6 18 (21.69%) MSTest
7 9 (10.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (73.49%) Developer
2 40 (48.19%) .NET Developer
3 28 (33.73%) Architect
4 26 (31.33%) C# Developer
5 23 (27.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (26.51%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (21.69%) Lead Developer
8 17 (20.48%) Technical Leader
9 16 (19.28%) Technical Developer
10 15 (18.07%) Senior Developer
11 11 (13.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (12.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (10.84%) Software Developer
13 9 (10.84%) SharePoint Developer
13 9 (10.84%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (10.84%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (9.64%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (7.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (7.23%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
3 62 (74.70%) WCF
4 59 (71.08%) WPF
5 47 (56.63%) .NET Framework
6 29 (34.94%) LINQ
6 29 (34.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 26 (31.33%) Silverlight
8 24 (28.92%) ADO.NET
9 17 (20.48%) HTML
9 17 (20.48%) CSS
9 17 (20.48%) Spring.NET
9 17 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
9 17 (20.48%) Ninject
9 17 (20.48%) Unity DI Container
10 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (16.87%) Ajax
11 14 (16.87%) LINQ to SQL
12 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (15.66%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) N-Tier
2 17 (20.48%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.82%) Social Network
4 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) RIA
5 2 (2.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 77 (92.77%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) Scrum
2 53 (63.86%) TDD
3 45 (54.22%) Multithreading
4 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (45.78%) OOD
6 31 (37.35%) OO
6 31 (37.35%) MVC
7 30 (36.14%) Software Engineering
8 26 (31.33%) Project Management
9 21 (25.30%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (22.89%) Business Analysis
10 19 (22.89%) Product Management
11 17 (20.48%) Kanban
11 17 (20.48%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (20.48%) MVVM
12 13 (15.66%) Web Application Development
13 12 (14.46%) Domain-Driven Design
13 12 (14.46%) SOA
14 5 (6.02%) SEO
14 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 45 (54.22%) T-SQL
3 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) XAML
4 2 (2.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) MOM
Vendors
1 64 (77.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Facebook
2 4 (4.82%) Twitter
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