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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 55 49 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 27 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.87% 4.66% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 12.74% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
306 361 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.55% 36.54% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 265 329 343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,815 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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 +2 21 £45,000 -7.69%
Leighton Buzzard -1 5 £50,000 +33.33%
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (87.50%) C#
3 47 (83.93%) SQL Server
4 44 (78.57%) Windows
4 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 40 (71.43%) WCF
7 37 (66.07%) MVC
8 36 (64.29%) SQL
9 35 (62.50%) Scrum
10 32 (57.14%) TDD
10 32 (57.14%) T-SQL
10 32 (57.14%) WPF
10 32 (57.14%) Moq
11 30 (53.57%) Rhino Mocks
12 29 (51.79%) SharePoint
13 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
14 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (41.07%) OOD
15 23 (41.07%) OO
16 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
18 20 (35.71%) Visual Studio
18 20 (35.71%) N-Tier
18 20 (35.71%) Multithreading
18 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
18 20 (35.71%) LINQ
18 20 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (32.14%) MOM

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (51.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (83.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (57.14%) Moq
2 30 (53.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 12 (21.43%) MSTest
4 12 (21.43%) NUnit
5 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (16.07%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.57%) Automotive
1 2 (3.57%) Legal
1 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 40 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 29 (51.79%) C# Developer
4 27 (48.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (33.93%) Senior Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (23.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (17.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (10.71%) Agile C# Developer
11 5 (8.93%) Programmer
12 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
13 3 (5.36%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (5.36%) Analyst
13 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
13 3 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
13 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
13 3 (5.36%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 40 (71.43%) WCF
4 32 (57.14%) WPF
5 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (35.71%) LINQ
7 20 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (32.14%) ADO.NET
8 18 (32.14%) Web Services
8 18 (32.14%) Silverlight
9 12 (21.43%) Spring.NET
9 12 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (21.43%) Ninject
9 12 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (5.36%) LINQ to SQL
13 1 (1.79%) jQuery
13 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 12 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (66.07%) MVC
3 35 (62.50%) Scrum
4 32 (57.14%) TDD
5 23 (41.07%) OOD
5 23 (41.07%) OO
6 20 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.43%) Kanban
8 12 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 12 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (21.43%) MVVM
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
10 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.57%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.57%) CAD
12 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) C#
2 36 (64.29%) SQL
3 32 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.93%) VC++
5 5 (8.93%) VB
5 5 (8.93%) VB6
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
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