The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 63 41 68
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 25 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.18% 4.43% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 12.80% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 27
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
WinForms
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
380 375 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.07% 34.63% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 326 342 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WinForms
Salary Trend in Essex

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Essex

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Essex

WinForms
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Colchester +5 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chelmsford 0 7 £45,280 +44.89% 1
Basildon -3 6 £42,500 -15.00%
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (87.67%) C#
3 63 (86.30%) ASP.NET
4 60 (82.19%) SQL Server
5 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
6 43 (58.90%) SQL
7 39 (53.42%) WPF
8 36 (49.32%) Web Services
9 30 (41.10%) Degree
10 29 (39.73%) Windows
11 27 (36.99%) Visual Studio
12 26 (35.62%) DevExpress
13 25 (34.25%) MVC
14 22 (30.14%) VB.NET
14 22 (30.14%) IIS
14 22 (30.14%) WCF
14 22 (30.14%) Android
14 22 (30.14%) Android Development
15 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
16 20 (27.40%) Java
16 20 (27.40%) SOAP
16 20 (27.40%) SharePoint
16 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (26.03%) Scrum
17 19 (26.03%) Ruby
17 19 (26.03%) Ruby on Rails
18 18 (24.66%) TDD
18 18 (24.66%) Razor View Engine
19 17 (23.29%) NUnit
19 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 22 (30.14%) IIS
2 20 (27.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (82.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (23.29%) NUnit
3 16 (21.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (21.92%) Moq
4 15 (20.55%) MSTest
5 7 (9.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) .NET Developer
3 25 (34.25%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Junior
4 7 (9.59%) Junior .NET Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Junior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (86.30%) ASP.NET
3 39 (53.42%) WPF
4 36 (49.32%) Web Services
5 22 (30.14%) WCF
6 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (27.40%) SOAP
7 19 (26.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (24.66%) Razor View Engine
9 15 (20.55%) Spring.NET
9 15 (20.55%) Castle Windsor
9 15 (20.55%) Ninject
9 15 (20.55%) Unity DI Container
10 14 (19.18%) XML
11 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (15.07%) HTML
13 10 (13.70%) CSS
14 8 (10.96%) XSL
14 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
14 8 (10.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.92%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (9.59%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.85%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (5.48%) Social Network
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.11%) Tandem
8 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.73%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) MVC
2 22 (30.14%) Android Development
3 19 (26.03%) Scrum
4 18 (24.66%) TDD
5 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (21.92%) Kanban
6 16 (21.92%) MVVM
7 15 (20.55%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (19.18%) Web Application Development
9 12 (16.44%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.85%) Change Control
11 5 (6.85%) OO
11 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
12 3 (4.11%) Web Development
12 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.11%) OOP
13 2 (2.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (87.67%) C#
2 43 (58.90%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) VB.NET
4 20 (27.40%) Java
5 19 (26.03%) Ruby
6 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (41.10%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) MCP
2 8 (10.96%) MCAD
2 8 (10.96%) MCSD
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.96%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.85%) Google
4 4 (5.48%) Facebook
4 4 (5.48%) Twitter
5 2 (2.74%) InterSystems
6 1 (1.37%) Sybase
Chelmsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Saffron Walden
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago