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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 118 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 6 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.30% 1.25% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 2.82% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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
851 887 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.49% 44.22% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 758 775 967
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Bristol

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Advertising
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.14%) MFC
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) Client/Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) FishEye
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (14.29%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
2 3 (21.43%) MVVM
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft