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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 119 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 11 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 1.37% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 4.50% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 25
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £29,600 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
568 555 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.12% 30.41% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 536 496 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
3 21 (72.41%) .NET
4 18 (62.07%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
7 11 (37.93%) WCF
7 11 (37.93%) WPF
8 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
9 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
10 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
11 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 7 (24.14%) CSS
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 7 (24.14%) Scrum
11 7 (24.14%) TDD
11 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (20.69%) Web Services
13 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (17.24%) XML
13 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
13 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (17.24%) HTML5
14 4 (13.79%) SOAP
14 4 (13.79%) MVC
14 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
15 3 (10.34%) XSLT

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
5 6 (20.69%) WinForms Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
2 11 (37.93%) WCF
2 11 (37.93%) WPF
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
4 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
9 3 (10.34%) XSLT
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) jQuery
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Compact Framework
10 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) UML
6 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) MVVM
8 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) BT
2 2 (6.90%) DevExpress
2 2 (6.90%) Red Gate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago