The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 100 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 22 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 2.38% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 14
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
582 672 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.85% 33.22% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 513 610 508
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (91.49%) SQL Server
2 42 (89.36%) .NET
3 40 (85.11%) C#
4 29 (61.70%) SQL
5 27 (57.45%) Windows
5 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
6 23 (48.94%) VB.NET
7 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
8 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
9 17 (36.17%) WCF
10 16 (34.04%) OO
11 15 (31.91%) Visual Studio
12 14 (29.79%) WPF
12 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
13 13 (27.66%) Web Services
14 11 (23.40%) IIS
14 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (19.15%) Web Development
15 9 (19.15%) XML
16 8 (17.02%) Replication
16 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (17.02%) Subversion
17 7 (14.89%) Android
17 7 (14.89%) MVC
17 7 (14.89%) Oracle
17 7 (14.89%) VB
17 7 (14.89%) JavaScript

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (23.40%) IIS
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (91.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.26%) MS Access
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.02%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) MSTest
4 1 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.13%) Moq
General
1 6 (12.77%) Law
1 6 (12.77%) Legal
2 5 (10.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (97.87%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) C# Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Software Developer
4 14 (29.79%) Senior Developer
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Graduate
8 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
3 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
4 17 (36.17%) WCF
5 14 (29.79%) WPF
6 13 (27.66%) Web Services
7 9 (19.15%) XML
8 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (12.77%) XSLT
10 5 (10.64%) WF
10 5 (10.64%) CSS
10 5 (10.64%) HTML
11 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET
12 3 (6.38%) jQuery
12 3 (6.38%) .NET Compact Framework
13 2 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
14 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (2.13%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Replication
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) OO
2 9 (19.15%) Web Development
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
4 6 (12.77%) Workflow
4 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) UML
4 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Information Management
5 5 (10.64%) SOA
6 4 (8.51%) ERP
6 4 (8.51%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.38%) Android Development
7 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.38%) OOD
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) VB.NET
4 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.89%) VB
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) VB6
7 4 (8.51%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.26%) C++
9 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Epicor
3 4 (8.51%) DevExpress
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