The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 80 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 4 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% 2.19% 4.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 7.19% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 45
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
231 306 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.96% 30.51% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 205 259 327
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bedfordshire region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 3 £44,000 +8.64%
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 25 (92.59%) Windows
4 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
5 23 (85.19%) WPF
6 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
7 20 (74.07%) MVC
7 20 (74.07%) Scrum
7 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (74.07%) WCF
8 19 (70.37%) TDD
8 19 (70.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (70.37%) Moq
8 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 13 (48.15%) Kanban
9 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (44.44%) Spring.NET
10 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (44.44%) MSTest
10 12 (44.44%) NUnit
10 12 (44.44%) Retail
10 12 (44.44%) Tandem
10 12 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (44.44%) Ninject
10 12 (44.44%) MVVM
10 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Moq
1 19 (70.37%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (44.44%) MSTest
2 12 (44.44%) NUnit
3 11 (40.74%) Visual Studio
4 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.70%) AccuRev
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) .NET Developer
3 13 (48.15%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (29.63%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (18.52%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) WPF
3 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (74.07%) WCF
5 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
6 12 (44.44%) Ninject
6 12 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
6 12 (44.44%) Spring.NET
6 12 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
8 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 9 (33.33%) jQuery
9 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET
9 8 (29.63%) Ajax
9 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (44.44%) Tandem
2 8 (29.63%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (74.07%) MVC
1 20 (74.07%) Scrum
2 19 (70.37%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (48.15%) Kanban
4 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (44.44%) MVVM
4 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 10 (37.04%) OOD
6 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 7 (25.93%) OO
7 7 (25.93%) SOLID
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Information Management
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft