The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 30 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 6 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.92% 6.43% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.38% 8.59% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Average salary - £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 128 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 61.44% 74.85% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 87 123 68
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Bolton

WinForms
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 14 (82.35%) WCF
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 11 (64.71%) XML
5 11 (64.71%) jQuery
5 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (17.65%) WPF
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.76%) MFC
8 2 (11.76%) C++
9 1 (5.88%) LINQ

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) C# Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Junior
5 4 (23.53%) Graduate
6 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) WCF
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) MFC
6 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree