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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 36 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 19 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.04% 11.27% 8.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.73% 30.48% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 18
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
129 105 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.78% 36.97% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 122 103 77
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 29 July 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bedford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 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 79 (100.00%) C#
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (94.94%) SQL Server
3 73 (92.41%) Windows
4 67 (84.81%) ASP.NET
5 64 (81.01%) Microsoft
6 62 (78.48%) WCF
7 59 (74.68%) Scrum
8 56 (70.89%) WPF
9 55 (69.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (64.56%) TDD
11 47 (59.49%) Subversion
11 47 (59.49%) .NET Framework
12 45 (56.96%) Multithreading
12 45 (56.96%) SQL
12 45 (56.96%) T-SQL
13 44 (55.70%) SQL Server 2008
14 41 (51.90%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (49.37%) Visual Studio
16 37 (46.84%) OOD
17 34 (43.04%) N-Tier
17 34 (43.04%) Moq
18 33 (41.77%) MVC
19 31 (39.24%) OO
19 31 (39.24%) SharePoint
20 30 (37.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 30 (37.97%) LINQ
21 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
22 26 (32.91%) MS Excel
22 26 (32.91%) Relational Database

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 31 (39.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (32.91%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (94.94%) SQL Server
2 44 (55.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (32.91%) Relational Database
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (69.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (59.49%) Subversion
3 39 (49.37%) Visual Studio
4 34 (43.04%) Moq
5 20 (25.32%) Rhino Mocks
6 17 (21.52%) NUnit
6 17 (21.52%) MSTest
7 8 (10.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Developer
2 38 (48.10%) .NET Developer
3 27 (34.18%) Architect
4 26 (32.91%) C# Developer
5 23 (29.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (26.58%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (22.78%) Lead Developer
8 17 (21.52%) Technical Leader
9 16 (20.25%) Senior Developer
9 16 (20.25%) Technical Developer
10 12 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (13.92%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
13 8 (10.13%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (10.13%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (10.13%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (7.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (7.59%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (84.81%) ASP.NET
3 62 (78.48%) WCF
4 56 (70.89%) WPF
5 47 (59.49%) .NET Framework
6 30 (37.97%) LINQ
6 30 (37.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 24 (30.38%) Silverlight
8 23 (29.11%) ADO.NET
9 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (20.25%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (20.25%) Ninject
10 16 (20.25%) Unity DI Container
10 16 (20.25%) HTML
10 16 (20.25%) CSS
10 16 (20.25%) Spring.NET
11 13 (16.46%) Ajax
11 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (16.46%) Razor View Engine
11 13 (16.46%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) N-Tier
2 16 (20.25%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Social Network
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (92.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (74.68%) Scrum
2 51 (64.56%) TDD
3 45 (56.96%) Multithreading
4 41 (51.90%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (46.84%) OOD
6 33 (41.77%) MVC
7 31 (39.24%) OO
8 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
9 25 (31.65%) Project Management
10 20 (25.32%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (22.78%) Business Analysis
11 18 (22.78%) Product Management
12 16 (20.25%) Kanban
12 16 (20.25%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (20.25%) MVVM
13 13 (16.46%) Web Application Development
14 11 (13.92%) Domain-Driven Design
14 11 (13.92%) SOA
15 4 (5.06%) Web Development
15 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (56.96%) SQL
2 45 (56.96%) T-SQL
3 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 64 (81.01%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Facebook
2 3 (3.80%) Twitter
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