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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 76 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 24 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.97% 3.44% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 8.74% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
437 549 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.88% 39.30% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 364 469 306
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +8 5 £40,000 -
Harlow +4 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Colchester -7 1 £22,500 -16.66%
Brentwood - 1 - -
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) C#
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (91.94%) ASP.NET
3 56 (90.32%) MVC
4 44 (70.97%) SQL
4 44 (70.97%) WPF
5 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (59.68%) VB.NET
7 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (48.39%) LINQ
8 29 (46.77%) .NET Framework
8 29 (46.77%) T-SQL
9 27 (43.55%) Razor View Engine
10 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
11 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
11 22 (35.48%) Entity Framework
12 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
13 20 (32.26%) XML
14 19 (30.65%) JSON
15 17 (27.42%) TDD
16 13 (20.97%) Windows
17 12 (19.35%) Finance
17 12 (19.35%) WCF
18 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
18 11 (17.74%) SLA
19 10 (16.13%) OO
19 10 (16.13%) Scrum
19 10 (16.13%) NUnit
19 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
19 10 (16.13%) Unity DI Container

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (12.90%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) FTP
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) NUnit
1 10 (16.13%) MSTest
1 10 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (16.13%) Moq
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 46 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Software Developer
4 11 (17.74%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (14.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.45%) AWS Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Junior
10 1 (1.61%) Development Specialist
10 1 (1.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (91.94%) ASP.NET
3 44 (70.97%) WPF
4 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (48.39%) LINQ
6 29 (46.77%) .NET Framework
7 27 (43.55%) Razor View Engine
8 22 (35.48%) Entity Framework
9 20 (32.26%) XML
10 19 (30.65%) JSON
11 12 (19.35%) WCF
12 10 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (16.13%) Spring.NET
12 10 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (16.13%) Ninject
13 9 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (14.52%) AngularJS
14 7 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (4.84%) HTML
15 3 (4.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.06%) Social Network
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.23%) Kindle
3 2 (3.23%) Telematics
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (90.32%) MVC
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.42%) TDD
4 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.13%) OO
5 10 (16.13%) Scrum
5 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
5 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.13%) Kanban
5 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (16.13%) MVVM
6 7 (11.29%) BDD
6 7 (11.29%) Feature Driven Development
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) Practice Management
8 4 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.45%) OOD
8 4 (6.45%) B2B
9 2 (3.23%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (70.97%) SQL
3 37 (59.68%) VB.NET
4 29 (46.77%) T-SQL
5 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.29%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) Java
8 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) Tcl
9 1 (1.61%) VB6
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Facebook
2 5 (8.06%) Twitter
3 4 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle