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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 31 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.33% 6.59% 7.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 9.02% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
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
57 122 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 44.19% 73.05% 68.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 117 81
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £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 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) XML
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python