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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 129 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 8 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.42% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 2.57% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 15
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
883 662 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.06% 36.45% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 776 560 684
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
4 9 (69.23%) WCF
5 8 (61.54%) WPF
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
8 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 5 (38.46%) XML
8 5 (38.46%) XSL
8 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) UML
8 5 (38.46%) Project Management
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (38.46%) SDLC
9 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
9 4 (30.77%) VB
9 4 (30.77%) Oracle
10 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (15.38%) MSTest
4 1 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) WCF
3 8 (61.54%) WPF
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) XSL
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) UML
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) VB
7 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin