The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 107 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +15
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 7 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 2.82% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 6.80% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 40 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
667 588 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.87% 41.44% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 551 517 682
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WinForms
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Cambridge

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) WPF
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) MVVM
6 7 (38.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (38.89%) Moq
6 7 (38.89%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (38.89%) Ninject
6 7 (38.89%) Kanban
6 7 (38.89%) Spring.NET
6 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (38.89%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (38.89%) MSTest
6 7 (38.89%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) NUnit
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (33.33%) C++
7 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (27.78%) Automotive
9 4 (22.22%) C
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Degree

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (38.89%) Moq
1 7 (38.89%) MSTest
1 7 (38.89%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) QARun
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (27.78%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) WPF
3 7 (38.89%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (38.89%) Ninject
3 7 (38.89%) Spring.NET
3 7 (38.89%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) MFC
6 1 (5.56%) Flash
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ATL
6 1 (5.56%) DCOM
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Telematics
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Physics
5 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVVM
2 7 (38.89%) Kanban
2 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 3 (16.67%) VB
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCTS
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) MCAD
2 3 (16.67%) MCSD
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) MathWorks
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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