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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 124 110 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 5 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.62% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.94% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
581 568 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.88% 31.89% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 520 529 386
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) WCF
6 10 (55.56%) OO
6 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (44.44%) HTML
8 8 (44.44%) CSS
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 8 (44.44%) OOD
8 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
9 7 (38.89%) MVC
9 7 (38.89%) XML
10 6 (33.33%) Windows
10 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 6 (33.33%) VB
10 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (33.33%) Degree
10 6 (33.33%) Web Development
10 6 (33.33%) SDLC
11 5 (27.78%) WPF
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (27.78%) .NET Compact Framework
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 11 (61.11%) C# Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (27.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) C# WCF Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
6 5 (27.78%) WCF Developer
6 5 (27.78%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) WCF
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Compact Framework
6 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) LINQ
8 2 (11.11%) CSS3
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) OOD
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Business Development
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) VB
6 5 (27.78%) VB6
7 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCPD
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Autodesk