The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 60 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 10 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% 0.25% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 0.56% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 13
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
204 178 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.29% 44.06% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 193 161 171
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £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 Cardiff

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WinForms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Cardiff

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) CRM
6 5 (35.71%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (28.57%) Degree

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) Moq
2 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) XSLT
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Telerik