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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 78 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 49 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.57% 2.77% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.82% 5.90% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 51
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £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
842 763 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.08% 46.90% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 724 676 879
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 33 £31,375 -21.56% 2
Chester - 5 £35,000 - 1
Crewe -3 4 - -
Macclesfield +7 2 £37,500 +27.11% 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 120 (98.36%) C#
2 104 (85.25%) .NET
3 80 (65.57%) WPF
4 77 (63.11%) MVVM
5 74 (60.66%) Windows
6 71 (58.20%) SQL Server
7 68 (55.74%) TDD
8 66 (54.10%) Scrum
9 64 (52.46%) ASP.NET
10 57 (46.72%) MVC
11 54 (44.26%) SQL
11 54 (44.26%) .NET Framework
12 53 (43.44%) Spring.NET
12 53 (43.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (43.44%) Dependency Injection
12 53 (43.44%) Castle Windsor
13 52 (42.62%) Ninject
13 52 (42.62%) Inversion of Control
13 52 (42.62%) MSTest
13 52 (42.62%) Rhino Mocks
13 52 (42.62%) Moq
13 52 (42.62%) Unity DI Container
13 52 (42.62%) Kanban
13 52 (42.62%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (42.62%) NUnit
14 47 (38.52%) WCF
15 43 (35.25%) VB.NET
16 37 (30.33%) T-SQL
17 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 34 (27.87%) VB

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.31%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) Wireless
3 3 (2.46%) GPRS
3 3 (2.46%) UMTS
4 1 (0.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (58.20%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.10%) DTS
6 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (42.62%) NUnit
1 52 (42.62%) MSTest
1 52 (42.62%) Rhino Mocks
1 52 (42.62%) Moq
2 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (86.07%) Developer
2 75 (61.48%) .NET Developer
3 29 (23.77%) Junior
3 29 (23.77%) Junior Developer
4 27 (22.13%) Graduate
4 27 (22.13%) Junior .NET Developer
4 27 (22.13%) Graduate Developer
5 26 (21.31%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 20 (16.39%) Software Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Team Leader
8 10 (8.20%) Software Team Leader
9 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.38%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.28%) SQL Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (85.25%) .NET
2 80 (65.57%) WPF
3 64 (52.46%) ASP.NET
4 54 (44.26%) .NET Framework
5 53 (43.44%) Spring.NET
5 53 (43.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (43.44%) Castle Windsor
6 52 (42.62%) Ninject
6 52 (42.62%) Unity DI Container
7 47 (38.52%) WCF
8 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 25 (20.49%) Razor View Engine
10 21 (17.21%) Silverlight
10 21 (17.21%) XML
11 19 (15.57%) HTML
11 19 (15.57%) Web Services
11 19 (15.57%) CSS
12 18 (14.75%) Ajax
13 15 (12.30%) jQuery
14 12 (9.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (42.62%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
3 24 (19.67%) N-Tier
4 14 (11.48%) Social Network
4 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (7.38%) NHS
5 9 (7.38%) SystemC
6 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.64%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.82%) New Media
8 1 (0.82%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 74 (60.66%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.10%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Phone
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.46%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (63.11%) MVVM
2 68 (55.74%) TDD
3 66 (54.10%) Scrum
4 57 (46.72%) MVC
5 53 (43.44%) Dependency Injection
6 52 (42.62%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (42.62%) Kanban
7 26 (21.31%) Unit Testing
7 26 (21.31%) Web Application Development
8 22 (18.03%) OO
9 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.38%) OOP
10 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.56%) OOD
12 7 (5.74%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (4.10%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (4.10%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.28%) iOS Development
14 4 (3.28%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 120 (98.36%) C#
2 54 (44.26%) SQL
3 43 (35.25%) VB.NET
4 37 (30.33%) T-SQL
5 34 (27.87%) VB
6 17 (13.93%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.38%) C
8 2 (1.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) MCP
1 5 (4.10%) MCAD
1 5 (4.10%) MCSD
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (4.10%) MCTS
2 2 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Facebook
2 14 (11.48%) Twitter
3 4 (3.28%) Apple
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago