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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 57 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 27 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.45% 3.40% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 10.16% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
369 364 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.55% 33.43% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 302 324 397
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +5 7 £45,280 +20.74%
Colchester +4 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Basildon -4 7 £42,500 -15.00% 2
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 55 (83.33%) C#
3 51 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 43 (65.15%) SQL
6 34 (51.52%) WPF
7 31 (46.97%) Web Services
8 27 (40.91%) Degree
9 25 (37.88%) Windows
9 25 (37.88%) Visual Studio
9 25 (37.88%) DevExpress
10 23 (34.85%) VB.NET
11 21 (31.82%) Android
11 21 (31.82%) Android Development
12 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
12 20 (30.30%) MVC
13 19 (28.79%) Ruby
13 19 (28.79%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (28.79%) Java
13 19 (28.79%) IIS
13 19 (28.79%) SharePoint
13 19 (28.79%) SOAP
14 16 (24.24%) WCF
15 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (21.21%) Scrum
16 13 (19.70%) TDD
17 12 (18.18%) NUnit
17 12 (18.18%) XML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 19 (28.79%) IIS
1 19 (28.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Visual Studio
2 12 (18.18%) NUnit
2 12 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (18.18%) Moq
3 11 (16.67%) MSTest
4 5 (7.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 26 (39.39%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Junior
4 7 (10.61%) Junior .NET Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (1.52%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (1.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (1.52%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 34 (51.52%) WPF
4 31 (46.97%) Web Services
5 19 (28.79%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (28.79%) SOAP
6 16 (24.24%) WCF
7 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (18.18%) XML
8 12 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (16.67%) Ninject
9 11 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (16.67%) Spring.NET
10 8 (12.12%) CSS
10 8 (12.12%) HTML
10 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.61%) LINQ
12 6 (9.09%) XSL
12 6 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.58%) Social Network
5 4 (6.06%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.03%) NHS
8 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Android Development
2 20 (30.30%) MVC
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) Scrum
4 13 (19.70%) TDD
5 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.18%) Kanban
6 11 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (16.67%) MVVM
7 10 (15.15%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) OO
11 3 (4.55%) OOP
11 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.55%) Change Control
12 2 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) C#
2 43 (65.15%) SQL
3 23 (34.85%) VB.NET
4 19 (28.79%) Ruby
4 19 (28.79%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) MCP
2 5 (7.58%) MCAD
2 5 (7.58%) MCSD
2 5 (7.58%) MCTS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.88%) DevExpress
3 5 (7.58%) Facebook
3 5 (7.58%) Twitter
3 5 (7.58%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 14 days ago