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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 58 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.21% 0.17% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 0.48% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
193 208 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.11% 34.38% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 181 251
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 May 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (53.33%) CRM
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) VB
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (40.00%) WCF
6 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) ISEB
7 4 (26.67%) UML
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (20.00%) LINQ
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) MVVM
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) CRM Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (40.00%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) LINQ
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) CRM
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) MVVM
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) VB
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik