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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 89 63 86
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 48 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.42% 3.48% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 6.95% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 47
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £41,500 £37,500
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
764 834 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.45% 50.09% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 668 734 825
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -12 29 £35,000 -10.82% 3
Crewe 0 8 - -
Macclesfield +12 4 £33,750 -3.57%
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 - -
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 90 (97.83%) C#
1 90 (97.83%) .NET
2 74 (80.43%) Windows
3 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 60 (65.22%) WPF
5 57 (61.96%) Scrum
6 56 (60.87%) TDD
7 54 (58.70%) MVVM
8 53 (57.61%) Dependency Injection
8 53 (57.61%) Spring.NET
8 53 (57.61%) Castle Windsor
9 52 (56.52%) Ninject
9 52 (56.52%) Unity DI Container
9 52 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (56.52%) Kanban
9 52 (56.52%) Inversion of Control
9 52 (56.52%) MSTest
9 52 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 52 (56.52%) Moq
9 52 (56.52%) NUnit
10 48 (52.17%) .NET Framework
11 43 (46.74%) ASP.NET
12 37 (40.22%) SQL
12 37 (40.22%) MVC
13 36 (39.13%) WCF
14 34 (36.96%) VB
15 33 (35.87%) VB.NET
16 32 (34.78%) Finance
17 31 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) Internet
2 8 (8.70%) Wireless
3 2 (2.17%) Intranet
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) DTS
4 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (56.52%) NUnit
1 52 (56.52%) MSTest
1 52 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 52 (56.52%) Moq
2 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (94.57%) Developer
2 67 (72.83%) .NET Developer
3 28 (30.43%) Junior
4 27 (29.35%) Junior Developer
5 26 (28.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (27.17%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (27.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 25 (27.17%) Graduate
7 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.26%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.26%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (3.26%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.17%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (97.83%) .NET
2 60 (65.22%) WPF
3 53 (57.61%) Castle Windsor
3 53 (57.61%) Spring.NET
4 52 (56.52%) Unity DI Container
4 52 (56.52%) Ninject
5 48 (52.17%) .NET Framework
6 43 (46.74%) ASP.NET
7 36 (39.13%) WCF
8 31 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (18.48%) Web Services
10 16 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
10 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (14.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (14.13%) HTML
12 11 (11.96%) CSS
13 10 (10.87%) Ajax
13 10 (10.87%) XML
14 9 (9.78%) LINQ
15 8 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 52 (56.52%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
3 22 (23.91%) Social Network
3 22 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.09%) New Media
6 1 (1.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (80.43%) Windows
2 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (61.96%) Scrum
3 56 (60.87%) TDD
4 54 (58.70%) MVVM
5 53 (57.61%) Dependency Injection
6 52 (56.52%) Kanban
6 52 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (40.22%) MVC
8 25 (27.17%) Web Application Development
9 16 (17.39%) OO
10 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.35%) Web Development
12 4 (4.35%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
13 3 (3.26%) Project Management
13 3 (3.26%) CRM
13 3 (3.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (97.83%) C#
2 37 (40.22%) SQL
3 34 (36.96%) VB
4 33 (35.87%) VB.NET
5 20 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) VBA
7 2 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Facebook
1 22 (23.91%) Twitter
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.26%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Alderley Edge
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago