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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 58 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 43 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.15% 2.27% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.01% 6.52% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 31
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
477 368 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.92% 34.75% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 377 314 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Chelmsford +14 21 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Basildon 0 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Braintree - 3 £28,500 -
Harlow - 1 £52,500 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 63 (86.30%) C#
3 61 (83.56%) ASP.NET
4 55 (75.34%) SQL
5 53 (72.60%) VB.NET
6 51 (69.86%) WPF
7 49 (67.12%) MVC
8 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
9 36 (49.32%) T-SQL
9 36 (49.32%) XML
9 36 (49.32%) .NET Framework
10 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (47.95%) Razor View Engine
11 34 (46.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 31 (42.47%) JSON
12 31 (42.47%) LINQ
13 24 (32.88%) Windows
14 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
15 14 (19.18%) WCF
16 13 (17.81%) OO
16 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (16.44%) Scrum
18 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
18 11 (15.07%) TDD
18 11 (15.07%) NUnit
18 11 (15.07%) Kanban
18 11 (15.07%) Rhino Mocks
18 11 (15.07%) Moq
19 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
19 10 (13.70%) MS Office

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) NUnit
1 11 (15.07%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (15.07%) Moq
2 10 (13.70%) MSTest
3 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Automotive
3 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (98.63%) Developer
2 46 (63.01%) .NET Developer
3 31 (42.47%) Software Developer
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior
7 1 (1.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.37%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (1.37%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (83.56%) ASP.NET
3 51 (69.86%) WPF
4 36 (49.32%) .NET Framework
4 36 (49.32%) XML
5 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (47.95%) Razor View Engine
6 34 (46.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 31 (42.47%) JSON
7 31 (42.47%) LINQ
8 14 (19.18%) WCF
9 10 (13.70%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (13.70%) Ninject
9 10 (13.70%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (13.70%) Spring.NET
10 8 (10.96%) HTML
11 6 (8.22%) Web Services
12 4 (5.48%) HTML5
12 4 (5.48%) jQuery
13 2 (2.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (12.33%) NHS
3 8 (10.96%) Social Network
3 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.85%) Kindle
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Telematics
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) MVC
2 13 (17.81%) OO
2 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.44%) Scrum
4 11 (15.07%) TDD
4 11 (15.07%) Kanban
5 10 (13.70%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (13.70%) MVVM
5 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
6 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.22%) OOD
8 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) B2B
9 3 (4.11%) Practice Management
10 2 (2.74%) OOP
11 1 (1.37%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (86.30%) C#
2 55 (75.34%) SQL
3 53 (72.60%) VB.NET
4 36 (49.32%) T-SQL
5 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.59%) VB
7 4 (5.48%) VBScript
8 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) Python
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) MCAD
2 1 (1.37%) MCSD
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) DevExpress
3 8 (10.96%) Facebook
3 8 (10.96%) Twitter
4 1 (1.37%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.37%) Sybase
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago