The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 79 78 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 1.20% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 2.16% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
South 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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
352 463 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.75% 55.78% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 377 307
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Dorset

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WinForms
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Dorset

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) XSLT
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) NUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) WSDL
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Kanban
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Spring.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) NUnit
1 5 (38.46%) MSTest
1 5 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (38.46%) Moq
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) WSDL
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) WPF
4 5 (38.46%) Spring.NET
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (38.46%) Ninject
4 5 (38.46%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (38.46%) Kanban
1 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (38.46%) MVVM
1 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle