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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 81 36 61
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +25
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 35 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.94% 6.07% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.07% 12.45% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 83
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
691 779 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.37% 48.72% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 598 676 1110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £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 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -31 17 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Macclesfield -7 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Crewe +17 3 £33,000 +1.53%
Knutsford +1 2 £38,500 -14.44%
Runcorn - 2 £57,500 -
Nantwich +6 1 - -
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 81 (97.59%) C#
2 77 (92.77%) .NET
3 67 (80.72%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (73.49%) Windows
5 54 (65.06%) Scrum
6 50 (60.24%) WPF
7 47 (56.63%) .NET Framework
8 46 (55.42%) TDD
8 46 (55.42%) ASP.NET
9 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
10 41 (49.40%) MVC
10 41 (49.40%) NUnit
10 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (49.40%) Kanban
10 41 (49.40%) Spring.NET
10 41 (49.40%) Dependency Injection
10 41 (49.40%) Inversion of Control
10 41 (49.40%) MSTest
10 41 (49.40%) MVVM
10 41 (49.40%) Rhino Mocks
10 41 (49.40%) Moq
10 41 (49.40%) Castle Windsor
10 41 (49.40%) Ninject
10 41 (49.40%) Unity DI Container
11 39 (46.99%) VB.NET
12 35 (42.17%) SQL
13 34 (40.96%) VB
14 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (38.55%) WCF
16 24 (28.92%) Computer Science

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.92%) Internet
2 8 (9.64%) Wireless
3 2 (2.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.05%) DTS
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (49.40%) NUnit
1 41 (49.40%) MSTest
1 41 (49.40%) Rhino Mocks
1 41 (49.40%) Moq
2 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Financial Institution
2 8 (9.64%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Law
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (92.77%) Developer
2 59 (71.08%) .NET Developer
3 27 (32.53%) Junior
4 26 (31.33%) Junior Developer
5 24 (28.92%) Junior .NET Developer
5 24 (28.92%) Graduate Developer
5 24 (28.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 24 (28.92%) Graduate
6 13 (15.66%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Programmer
10 2 (2.41%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (2.41%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (92.77%) .NET
2 50 (60.24%) WPF
3 47 (56.63%) .NET Framework
4 46 (55.42%) ASP.NET
5 41 (49.40%) Castle Windsor
5 41 (49.40%) Ninject
5 41 (49.40%) Spring.NET
5 41 (49.40%) Unity DI Container
6 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (38.55%) WCF
8 17 (20.48%) HTML
9 16 (19.28%) XML
10 15 (18.07%) CSS
11 13 (15.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (15.66%) LINQ
11 13 (15.66%) jQuery
12 12 (14.46%) Ajax
13 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (12.05%) Web Services
15 8 (9.64%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 41 (49.40%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (28.92%) Computer Science
3 14 (16.87%) Social Network
3 14 (16.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) W3C
4 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (73.49%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Android
2 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (65.06%) Scrum
3 46 (55.42%) TDD
4 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (49.40%) MVC
4 41 (49.40%) Kanban
4 41 (49.40%) Dependency Injection
4 41 (49.40%) MVVM
5 24 (28.92%) Web Application Development
6 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.46%) OO
8 8 (9.64%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.64%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (9.64%) Web Development
9 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.61%) OOP
10 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.41%) Project Management
11 2 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (97.59%) C#
2 39 (46.99%) VB.NET
3 35 (42.17%) SQL
4 34 (40.96%) VB
5 22 (26.51%) T-SQL
6 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.02%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Facebook
1 14 (16.87%) Twitter
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.61%) DevExpress
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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