The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank - 40 56
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.90% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.68% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 119 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.03% 53.36% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 103 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WinForms
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Chester region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Chester

WinForms
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#