The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 102 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 23 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 5.10% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 26
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £37,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 490 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.10% 27.34% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 586 427 542
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WinForms
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Birmingham

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (97.06%) C#
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) WCF
3 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
5 18 (52.94%) HTML
5 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
5 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
6 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
7 16 (47.06%) OO
7 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (44.12%) XML
8 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (44.12%) SQL
8 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (41.18%) CSS
10 13 (38.24%) Windows
10 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
11 12 (35.29%) WPF
11 12 (35.29%) Web Services
12 11 (32.35%) MVC
12 11 (32.35%) VB6
12 11 (32.35%) VB
13 10 (29.41%) ADO.NET
13 10 (29.41%) Web Development
13 10 (29.41%) OOD
14 9 (26.47%) Finance
14 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (26.47%) IIS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) NUnit
1 4 (11.76%) MSTest
1 4 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (11.76%) Moq
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 12 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate
7 1 (2.94%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) WCF
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (44.12%) XML
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 12 (35.29%) WPF
7 12 (35.29%) Web Services
8 10 (29.41%) ADO.NET
9 9 (26.47%) .NET Compact Framework
10 8 (23.53%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) HTML5
12 6 (17.65%) XSLT
12 6 (17.65%) LINQ
13 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
14 4 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
14 4 (11.76%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 9 (26.47%) Client/Server
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) OO
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) Web Development
4 10 (29.41%) OOD
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.59%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) Workflow
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) UML
7 5 (14.71%) MVVM
7 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
8 4 (11.76%) Kanban
9 3 (8.82%) Wealth Management
10 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
3 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) VB6
6 11 (32.35%) VB
7 5 (14.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSD
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) BT
2 2 (5.88%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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Posted: 5 days ago
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