The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 79 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 42 24 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.44% 1.35% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 3.01% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 55
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
782 798 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.36% 44.78% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 652 688 955
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
North West

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 +5 29 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Macclesfield +10 5 £28,500 -3.38% 2
Crewe +2 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Chester - 2 £46,250 - 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 147 (100.00%) C#
2 124 (84.35%) .NET
3 98 (66.67%) WPF
4 76 (51.70%) ASP.NET
4 76 (51.70%) MVVM
5 75 (51.02%) SQL
5 75 (51.02%) Windows
6 73 (49.66%) TDD
7 72 (48.98%) SQL Server
8 67 (45.58%) .NET Framework
9 66 (44.90%) MVC
10 62 (42.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (40.14%) Scrum
12 53 (36.05%) WCF
13 46 (31.29%) Spring.NET
13 46 (31.29%) Microsoft
13 46 (31.29%) Dependency Injection
13 46 (31.29%) Castle Windsor
14 45 (30.61%) Ninject
14 45 (30.61%) Kanban
14 45 (30.61%) Inversion of Control
14 45 (30.61%) MSTest
14 45 (30.61%) Rhino Mocks
14 45 (30.61%) Moq
14 45 (30.61%) Unity DI Container
14 45 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (30.61%) NUnit
15 44 (29.93%) VB.NET
16 42 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 39 (26.53%) T-SQL

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.33%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) GPRS
2 3 (2.04%) UMTS
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.72%) DTS
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (30.61%) MSTest
1 45 (30.61%) Rhino Mocks
1 45 (30.61%) Moq
1 45 (30.61%) NUnit
2 14 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.36%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (6.80%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (74.15%) Developer
2 73 (49.66%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.73%) Software Engineer
4 28 (19.05%) C# Software Engineer
5 27 (18.37%) Junior
5 27 (18.37%) Junior Developer
6 25 (17.01%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (17.01%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (17.01%) Graduate
7 24 (16.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 22 (14.97%) Software Developer
9 19 (12.93%) Team Leader
10 18 (12.24%) Software Team Leader
11 16 (10.88%) C# Developer
12 13 (8.84%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (6.12%) SQL Developer
13 9 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (5.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (84.35%) .NET
2 98 (66.67%) WPF
3 76 (51.70%) ASP.NET
4 67 (45.58%) .NET Framework
5 62 (42.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (36.05%) WCF
7 46 (31.29%) Spring.NET
7 46 (31.29%) Castle Windsor
8 45 (30.61%) Ninject
8 45 (30.61%) Unity DI Container
9 42 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 26 (17.69%) Silverlight
11 24 (16.33%) Razor View Engine
12 20 (13.61%) HTML
12 20 (13.61%) jQuery
13 19 (12.93%) CSS
13 19 (12.93%) Web Services
13 19 (12.93%) XML
14 18 (12.24%) Ajax
15 12 (8.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.61%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (24.49%) N-Tier
3 24 (16.33%) Computer Science
4 16 (10.88%) SystemC
5 12 (8.16%) NHS
6 7 (4.76%) Social Network
6 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.40%) Informatics
8 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) New Media
9 1 (0.68%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.02%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.40%) Android
4 4 (2.72%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (2.72%) Windows Phone
4 4 (2.72%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.04%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.70%) MVVM
2 73 (49.66%) TDD
3 66 (44.90%) MVC
4 59 (40.14%) Scrum
5 46 (31.29%) Dependency Injection
6 45 (30.61%) Kanban
6 45 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (26.53%) OO
7 39 (26.53%) Unit Testing
8 36 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 25 (17.01%) OOD
10 24 (16.33%) Web Application Development
11 22 (14.97%) OOP
12 17 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (6.80%) Multithreading
15 9 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
16 6 (4.08%) Matrix Management
16 6 (4.08%) Product Management
17 5 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (51.02%) SQL
3 44 (29.93%) VB.NET
4 39 (26.53%) T-SQL
5 31 (21.09%) VB
6 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.88%) C
8 2 (1.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.20%) MCP
2 15 (10.20%) MCTS
3 11 (7.48%) MCAD
3 11 (7.48%) MCSD
4 4 (2.72%) MCPD
5 2 (1.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (31.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.76%) Facebook
2 7 (4.76%) Twitter
3 4 (2.72%) Apple
4 1 (0.68%) 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
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Depending of level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
HCSS Education
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum with 2-3 years commercial experience
Posted: 16 days ago