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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 33 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 25 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.49% 7.99% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.45% 23.71% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 9
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
152 97 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 45.51% 33.68% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 152 95 55
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 October 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (95.56%) C#
3 42 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 42 (93.33%) WCF
4 41 (91.11%) Windows
5 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
5 40 (88.89%) Scrum
6 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (73.33%) TDD
7 33 (73.33%) WPF
7 33 (73.33%) MVC
7 33 (73.33%) Moq
8 28 (62.22%) SQL
8 28 (62.22%) T-SQL
9 27 (60.00%) .NET Framework
10 26 (57.78%) Multithreading
10 26 (57.78%) OO
11 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (53.33%) OOD
13 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
13 23 (51.11%) Rhino Mocks
14 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
15 21 (46.67%) SharePoint
15 21 (46.67%) LINQ
15 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (42.22%) Subversion
16 19 (42.22%) Team Foundation Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (73.33%) Moq
2 23 (51.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (42.22%) Subversion
3 19 (42.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (37.78%) Visual Studio
5 12 (26.67%) NUnit
5 12 (26.67%) MSTest
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 32 (71.11%) .NET Developer
3 22 (48.89%) C# Developer
4 21 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (31.11%) Senior Developer
5 14 (31.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (20.00%) Technical Leader
8 8 (17.78%) Lead Developer
8 8 (17.78%) Technical Developer
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (8.89%) Architect
9 4 (8.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.89%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 42 (93.33%) WCF
3 33 (73.33%) WPF
4 27 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 21 (46.67%) LINQ
5 21 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (42.22%) ADO.NET
7 18 (40.00%) Silverlight
8 13 (28.89%) Web Services
9 12 (26.67%) Spring.NET
9 12 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (26.67%) Ninject
10 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (11.11%) HTML
11 5 (11.11%) CSS
12 3 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
2 12 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Scrum
2 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (73.33%) TDD
3 33 (73.33%) MVC
4 26 (57.78%) Multithreading
4 26 (57.78%) OO
5 24 (53.33%) OOD
6 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (26.67%) Kanban
7 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (26.67%) MVVM
7 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
8 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) E-business
9 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.22%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
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