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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 85 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 8 68 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.70% 5.48% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 14.78% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 66 45
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
387 460 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.01% 37.07% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 314 439 310
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 2015. 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 -17 4 £48,750 +2.63%
Leighton Buzzard - 3 £50,000 -
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) C#
3 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
4 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 24 (72.73%) Windows
5 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
5 23 (69.70%) WCF
6 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (63.64%) SQL
7 20 (60.61%) T-SQL
7 20 (60.61%) MVC
8 18 (54.55%) SharePoint
9 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
10 14 (42.42%) TDD
11 13 (39.39%) WPF
11 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
12 12 (36.36%) Moq
12 12 (36.36%) Scrum
13 11 (33.33%) N-Tier
13 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
13 11 (33.33%) Web Services
13 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
13 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (30.30%) OO
14 10 (30.30%) OOD
15 9 (27.27%) Project Management
15 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 9 (27.27%) ADO.NET
15 9 (27.27%) Silverlight

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 18 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (36.36%) Moq
2 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) NUnit
3 4 (12.12%) MSTest
4 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 15 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 13 (39.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Programmer
7 7 (21.21%) AWS Developer
8 6 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (9.09%) Analyst
10 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
11 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 23 (69.70%) WCF
4 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 13 (39.39%) WPF
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) ADO.NET
7 9 (27.27%) Silverlight
7 9 (27.27%) LINQ
7 9 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (12.12%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (12.12%) Ninject
9 4 (12.12%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (12.12%) Spring.NET
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.12%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 10 (30.30%) OO
6 10 (30.30%) OOD
7 9 (27.27%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) Web Development
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
11 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.12%) MVVM
11 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
11 4 (12.12%) Kanban
11 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
13 2 (6.06%) SOA
13 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) VB6
4 8 (24.24%) VB
4 8 (24.24%) VC++
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft