The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 86 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 46 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.35% 2.75% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 5.83% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
WinForms
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
827 738 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.28% 47.28% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 712 660 823
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Cheshire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Cheshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 29 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Crewe -1 6 - -
Chester - 5 £35,000 - 3
Macclesfield +7 3 £37,500 +16.27% 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 99 (98.02%) C#
2 95 (94.06%) .NET
3 76 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (70.30%) Windows
5 68 (67.33%) SQL Server
6 65 (64.36%) Scrum
7 62 (61.39%) WPF
8 59 (58.42%) MVVM
9 58 (57.43%) TDD
10 55 (54.46%) .NET Framework
10 55 (54.46%) ASP.NET
11 53 (52.48%) Spring.NET
11 53 (52.48%) Dependency Injection
11 53 (52.48%) Castle Windsor
12 52 (51.49%) Ninject
12 52 (51.49%) Unity DI Container
12 52 (51.49%) Inversion of Control
12 52 (51.49%) MSTest
12 52 (51.49%) Rhino Mocks
12 52 (51.49%) Moq
12 52 (51.49%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (51.49%) Kanban
12 52 (51.49%) NUnit
13 46 (45.54%) MVC
14 44 (43.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (42.57%) SQL
16 42 (41.58%) VB.NET
17 40 (39.60%) WCF
18 36 (35.64%) VB
19 30 (29.70%) T-SQL

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.74%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) Intranet
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (67.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.92%) DTS
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (51.49%) MSTest
1 52 (51.49%) Rhino Mocks
1 52 (51.49%) Moq
1 52 (51.49%) NUnit
2 12 (11.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (92.08%) Developer
2 71 (70.30%) .NET Developer
3 30 (29.70%) Junior
4 29 (28.71%) Junior Developer
5 27 (26.73%) Graduate
5 27 (26.73%) Junior .NET Developer
5 27 (26.73%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (25.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
10 3 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Software Team Leader
10 3 (2.97%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (2.97%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (2.97%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.98%) WPF Developer
11 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (94.06%) .NET
2 62 (61.39%) WPF
3 55 (54.46%) .NET Framework
3 55 (54.46%) ASP.NET
4 53 (52.48%) Spring.NET
4 53 (52.48%) Castle Windsor
5 52 (51.49%) Ninject
5 52 (51.49%) Unity DI Container
6 44 (43.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (39.60%) WCF
8 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 22 (21.78%) Razor View Engine
10 19 (18.81%) HTML
11 18 (17.82%) CSS
12 17 (16.83%) Web Services
12 17 (16.83%) Ajax
13 16 (15.84%) XML
14 14 (13.86%) jQuery
15 11 (10.89%) Silverlight
15 11 (10.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (51.49%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (25.74%) Computer Science
3 17 (16.83%) Social Network
3 17 (16.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.94%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.99%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (70.30%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (64.36%) Scrum
3 59 (58.42%) MVVM
4 58 (57.43%) TDD
5 53 (52.48%) Dependency Injection
6 52 (51.49%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (51.49%) Kanban
7 46 (45.54%) MVC
8 26 (25.74%) Web Application Development
9 18 (17.82%) OO
10 13 (12.87%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.94%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.95%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.95%) OOD
13 5 (4.95%) OOP
14 4 (3.96%) iOS Development
14 4 (3.96%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 99 (98.02%) C#
2 43 (42.57%) SQL
3 42 (41.58%) VB.NET
4 36 (35.64%) VB
5 30 (29.70%) T-SQL
6 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.98%) VBA
8 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) MCP
1 2 (1.98%) MCAD
1 2 (1.98%) MCSD
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
1 2 (1.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Facebook
1 17 (16.83%) Twitter
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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