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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 76 44 96
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +52
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 37 92 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.17% 5.12% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 10.74% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 34
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
626 857 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.65% 47.69% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 506 691 749
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 April 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 24 April 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 -30 16 £25,000 -33.33% 5
Crewe -4 5 £40,000 - 3
Macclesfield -3 4 £40,000 +40.35%
Runcorn -5 1 £40,000 - 2
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 71 (100.00%) C#
2 67 (94.37%) .NET
3 51 (71.83%) ASP.NET
4 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (66.20%) VB.NET
6 44 (61.97%) MVC
7 43 (60.56%) Scrum
8 42 (59.15%) Windows
8 42 (59.15%) WPF
9 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
9 39 (54.93%) VB
10 35 (49.30%) SQL Server
11 34 (47.89%) WCF
12 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (46.48%) MVVM
13 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (43.66%) TDD
14 28 (39.44%) Dependency Injection
15 27 (38.03%) Inversion of Control
15 27 (38.03%) MSTest
15 27 (38.03%) Kanban
15 27 (38.03%) Rhino Mocks
15 27 (38.03%) Moq
15 27 (38.03%) Castle Windsor
15 27 (38.03%) Ninject
15 27 (38.03%) Web Application Development
15 27 (38.03%) Unity DI Container
15 27 (38.03%) Spring.NET
15 27 (38.03%) NUnit
16 25 (35.21%) Internet

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.04%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) Wireless
3 2 (2.82%) GPRS
3 2 (2.82%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (38.03%) NUnit
1 27 (38.03%) MSTest
1 27 (38.03%) Rhino Mocks
1 27 (38.03%) Moq
2 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Back Office
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 46 (64.79%) .NET Developer
3 27 (38.03%) Junior Developer
3 27 (38.03%) Junior
4 25 (35.21%) Graduate
4 25 (35.21%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (35.21%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (35.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 19 (26.76%) C# Developer
6 15 (21.13%) Software Developer
7 13 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
12 4 (5.63%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Engineer
13 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (94.37%) .NET
2 51 (71.83%) ASP.NET
3 42 (59.15%) WPF
4 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
5 34 (47.89%) WCF
6 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (38.03%) Spring.NET
7 27 (38.03%) Castle Windsor
7 27 (38.03%) Ninject
7 27 (38.03%) Unity DI Container
8 24 (33.80%) XML
9 19 (26.76%) HTML
9 19 (26.76%) CSS
10 18 (25.35%) jQuery
11 17 (23.94%) JSON
11 17 (23.94%) Web Services
12 16 (22.54%) SOAP
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (16.90%) REST
14 11 (15.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (35.21%) Computer Science
3 24 (33.80%) N-Tier
4 5 (7.04%) W3C
5 4 (5.63%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.82%) Social Network
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Android
2 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.97%) MVC
3 43 (60.56%) Scrum
4 33 (46.48%) MVVM
5 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (43.66%) TDD
6 28 (39.44%) Dependency Injection
7 27 (38.03%) Kanban
7 27 (38.03%) Web Application Development
8 18 (25.35%) Unit Testing
9 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
11 9 (12.68%) Web Development
11 9 (12.68%) OOP
12 4 (5.63%) OO
12 4 (5.63%) SOA
12 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.63%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.63%) Customer Engagement
13 2 (2.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (66.20%) VB.NET
3 39 (54.93%) VB
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
6 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.63%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Apple
3 2 (2.82%) Facebook
3 2 (2.82%) Twitter
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 40k + 8% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 16 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 25 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago