The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 109 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 20 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 1.57% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 3.09% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 9
Average salary £42,000 £36,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
728 873 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.40% 50.70% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 632 797 516
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Bristol

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bristol

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (88.24%) WPF
3 25 (73.53%) MVC
3 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
4 23 (67.65%) WCF
5 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 22 (64.71%) Windows
6 21 (61.76%) TDD
6 21 (61.76%) NUnit
6 21 (61.76%) MSTest
6 21 (61.76%) Moq
7 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
8 19 (55.88%) Scrum
8 19 (55.88%) Dependency Injection
8 19 (55.88%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (55.88%) MVVM
8 19 (55.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (55.88%) Kanban
8 19 (55.88%) Spring.NET
8 19 (55.88%) Castle Windsor
8 19 (55.88%) Ninject
8 19 (55.88%) Web Application Development
8 19 (55.88%) Unity DI Container
9 18 (52.94%) MCP
10 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (44.12%) MCAD

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) NUnit
1 21 (61.76%) MSTest
1 21 (61.76%) Moq
2 19 (55.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (88.24%) WPF
3 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
4 23 (67.65%) WCF
5 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (55.88%) Castle Windsor
6 19 (55.88%) Ninject
6 19 (55.88%) Spring.NET
6 19 (55.88%) Unity DI Container
7 15 (44.12%) Razor View Engine
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) LINQ
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.94%) HTML
11 1 (2.94%) CSS
11 1 (2.94%) XSL
11 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 21 (61.76%) TDD
3 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (55.88%) Kanban
4 19 (55.88%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (55.88%) MVVM
4 19 (55.88%) Web Application Development
4 19 (55.88%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) VB6
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) MCP
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (44.12%) MCTS
3 15 (44.12%) MCAD
3 15 (44.12%) MCSD
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle