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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 34 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 22 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.94% 7.94% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.77% 23.91% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 9
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
149 92 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.00% 33.21% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 92 68
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
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 18 September 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (98.11%) SQL Server
2 52 (98.11%) C#
3 50 (94.34%) ASP.NET
4 49 (92.45%) Windows
5 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
5 46 (86.79%) WCF
6 41 (77.36%) Scrum
7 37 (69.81%) WPF
8 35 (66.04%) TDD
8 35 (66.04%) Multithreading
8 35 (66.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (64.15%) .NET Framework
10 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (62.26%) SQL
10 33 (62.26%) T-SQL
10 33 (62.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (60.38%) Subversion
12 29 (54.72%) MVC
12 29 (54.72%) Moq
13 27 (50.94%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (49.06%) N-Tier
14 26 (49.06%) OOD
14 26 (49.06%) Visual Studio
14 26 (49.06%) SharePoint
15 25 (47.17%) OO
16 23 (43.40%) LINQ
16 23 (43.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
18 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (49.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (98.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (62.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (66.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (60.38%) Subversion
3 29 (54.72%) Moq
4 26 (49.06%) Visual Studio
5 16 (30.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (18.87%) NUnit
6 10 (18.87%) MSTest
7 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 30 (56.60%) .NET Developer
3 22 (41.51%) C# Developer
4 20 (37.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Architect
6 15 (28.30%) Senior Developer
7 13 (24.53%) Lead Developer
7 13 (24.53%) Technical Leader
8 12 (22.64%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (22.64%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (22.64%) Technical Developer
9 10 (18.87%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.43%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (7.55%) .NET Team Leader
12 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
12 4 (7.55%) Development Team Leader
12 4 (7.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (94.34%) ASP.NET
3 46 (86.79%) WCF
4 37 (69.81%) WPF
5 34 (64.15%) .NET Framework
6 23 (43.40%) LINQ
6 23 (43.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET
7 19 (35.85%) Silverlight
8 12 (22.64%) Web Services
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
9 11 (20.75%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (18.87%) Ninject
10 10 (18.87%) Spring.NET
10 10 (18.87%) Unity DI Container
11 9 (16.98%) Ajax
12 8 (15.09%) jQuery
12 8 (15.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) N-Tier
2 10 (18.87%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Scrum
2 35 (66.04%) TDD
2 35 (66.04%) Multithreading
3 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (54.72%) MVC
5 27 (50.94%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (49.06%) OOD
7 25 (47.17%) OO
8 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
9 14 (26.42%) Project Management
10 11 (20.75%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (18.87%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (18.87%) MVVM
11 10 (18.87%) Kanban
11 10 (18.87%) Web Application Development
12 9 (16.98%) Product Management
12 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
13 4 (7.55%) Web Development
13 4 (7.55%) SOA
13 4 (7.55%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C#
2 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 33 (62.26%) T-SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago