The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 63 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 32 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.78% 3.15% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.74% 9.91% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 34
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 343 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.74% 31.82% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 331 330 297
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
East of England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 -20 19 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £32,500 -
Luton -12 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Dunstable - 1 £40,000 -
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (93.40%) C#
3 92 (86.79%) SQL Server
4 91 (85.85%) Windows
5 87 (82.08%) ASP.NET
6 69 (65.09%) Microsoft
6 69 (65.09%) WCF
7 65 (61.32%) WPF
8 64 (60.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 64 (60.38%) Scrum
9 57 (53.77%) TDD
10 56 (52.83%) SQL
11 54 (50.94%) Subversion
12 52 (49.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (46.23%) .NET Framework
14 48 (45.28%) T-SQL
15 47 (44.34%) Multithreading
16 44 (41.51%) Visual Studio
17 41 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (35.85%) OOD
19 37 (34.91%) MVC
20 34 (32.08%) N-Tier
20 34 (32.08%) OO
20 34 (32.08%) Moq
21 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
22 31 (29.25%) LINQ
22 31 (29.25%) SharePoint
23 30 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 29 (27.36%) Project Management
25 28 (26.42%) MS Excel

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 31 (29.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (26.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (86.79%) SQL Server
2 52 (49.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (26.42%) Relational Database
4 19 (17.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (60.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (50.94%) Subversion
3 44 (41.51%) Visual Studio
4 34 (32.08%) Moq
5 22 (20.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (16.98%) NUnit
6 18 (16.98%) MSTest
7 9 (8.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.94%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (75.47%) Developer
2 52 (49.06%) .NET Developer
3 30 (28.30%) Architect
4 26 (24.53%) C# Developer
5 24 (22.64%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (21.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (17.92%) Lead Developer
8 18 (16.98%) Senior Developer
8 18 (16.98%) Technical Leader
9 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (15.09%) Technical Developer
10 11 (10.38%) Software Developer
10 11 (10.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (10.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (9.43%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (8.49%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (8.49%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (7.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (5.66%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (82.08%) ASP.NET
3 69 (65.09%) WCF
4 65 (61.32%) WPF
5 49 (46.23%) .NET Framework
6 31 (29.25%) LINQ
7 30 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 28 (26.42%) Silverlight
9 25 (23.58%) ADO.NET
10 22 (20.75%) HTML
11 20 (18.87%) CSS
12 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (16.98%) Castle Windsor
14 17 (16.04%) Ninject
14 17 (16.04%) Unity DI Container
14 17 (16.04%) Spring.NET
15 16 (15.09%) LINQ to SQL
15 16 (15.09%) Ajax
16 13 (12.26%) Middleware
16 13 (12.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) N-Tier
2 17 (16.04%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Social Network
4 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.83%) RIA
5 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.83%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.83%) Physics
6 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (85.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Scrum
2 57 (53.77%) TDD
3 47 (44.34%) Multithreading
4 41 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (35.85%) OOD
6 37 (34.91%) MVC
7 34 (32.08%) OO
8 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
9 29 (27.36%) Project Management
10 23 (21.70%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (19.81%) Business Analysis
11 21 (19.81%) Product Management
12 17 (16.04%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (16.04%) MVVM
12 17 (16.04%) Kanban
13 13 (12.26%) Web Application Development
14 12 (11.32%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (11.32%) SOA
15 6 (5.66%) SEO
15 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (93.40%) C#
2 56 (52.83%) SQL
3 48 (45.28%) T-SQL
4 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.66%) Java
7 3 (2.83%) VB
7 3 (2.83%) XAML
7 3 (2.83%) VB6
8 2 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 69 (65.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Adobe
3 4 (3.77%) XMPie
3 4 (3.77%) Facebook
3 4 (3.77%) Twitter
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