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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 86 43 75
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +32
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 35 78 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.87% 4.99% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 10.68% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 65 64
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £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
649 730 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.71% 46.71% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 539 639 937
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 £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 February 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 February 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 -38 14 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Macclesfield - 13 £40,000 -
Knutsford -4 2 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Runcorn - 1 £57,500 - 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 77 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (94.81%) .NET
3 57 (74.03%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (66.23%) Windows
5 48 (62.34%) ASP.NET
5 48 (62.34%) Scrum
6 44 (57.14%) MVC
6 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 44 (57.14%) WPF
7 41 (53.25%) VB.NET
8 40 (51.95%) TDD
9 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
10 37 (48.05%) VB
10 37 (48.05%) MVVM
11 35 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
11 35 (45.45%) Moq
11 35 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
11 35 (45.45%) Ninject
11 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (45.45%) Kanban
11 35 (45.45%) Spring.NET
11 35 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
11 35 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
11 35 (45.45%) MSTest
11 35 (45.45%) NUnit
11 35 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
12 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (38.96%) SQL
14 29 (37.66%) WCF
15 25 (32.47%) Computer Science

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) Internet
2 4 (5.19%) Wireless
3 2 (2.60%) GPRS
3 2 (2.60%) UMTS
3 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (49.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.79%) DTS
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (45.45%) NUnit
1 35 (45.45%) MSTest
1 35 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
1 35 (45.45%) Moq
2 13 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Law
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (94.81%) Developer
2 56 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 28 (36.36%) Junior
4 27 (35.06%) Junior Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Graduate
6 18 (23.38%) C# Developer
7 13 (16.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
9 7 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.90%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (2.60%) .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (2.60%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (94.81%) .NET
2 48 (62.34%) ASP.NET
3 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 44 (57.14%) WPF
4 35 (45.45%) Spring.NET
4 35 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
4 35 (45.45%) Ninject
4 35 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
5 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (37.66%) WCF
7 20 (25.97%) HTML
8 19 (24.68%) XML
9 18 (23.38%) CSS
10 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (20.78%) jQuery
11 12 (15.58%) Ajax
12 11 (14.29%) JSON
12 11 (14.29%) Web Services
13 9 (11.69%) XHTML
13 9 (11.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.99%) Social Network
3 10 (12.99%) N-Tier
3 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.49%) W3C
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (66.23%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (74.03%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (62.34%) Scrum
3 44 (57.14%) MVC
4 40 (51.95%) TDD
5 37 (48.05%) MVVM
6 35 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
6 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (45.45%) Kanban
7 25 (32.47%) Web Application Development
8 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.79%) Web Development
10 6 (7.79%) OOP
10 6 (7.79%) OO
11 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (5.19%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.60%) Android Development
13 2 (2.60%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (53.25%) VB.NET
3 37 (48.05%) VB
4 30 (38.96%) SQL
5 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 21 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
1 10 (12.99%) Facebook
1 10 (12.99%) Twitter
2 3 (3.90%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.60%) Apple
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago