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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 70 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 20 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.58% 2.10% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 6.35% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 47
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,280 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
424 362 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.57% 33.03% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 332 305 340
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -14 7 £40,000 -11.66%
Brentwood - 3 £45,000 -
Colchester -4 1 £22,000 -37.14%
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) C#
3 42 (91.30%) SQL
3 42 (91.30%) MVC
4 41 (89.13%) ASP.NET
5 30 (65.22%) .NET Framework
5 30 (65.22%) WPF
6 29 (63.04%) T-SQL
6 29 (63.04%) VB.NET
7 26 (56.52%) LINQ
8 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (45.65%) XML
11 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
11 19 (41.30%) Retail
11 19 (41.30%) Entity Framework
12 18 (39.13%) JSON
12 18 (39.13%) Razor View Engine
12 18 (39.13%) OO
13 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
14 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
14 16 (34.78%) Finance
15 12 (26.09%) IIS
15 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
16 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (23.91%) Feature Driven Development
16 11 (23.91%) BDD
16 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (26.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) FTP
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (41.30%) Retail
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) Banking
4 7 (15.22%) Back Office
5 3 (6.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 14 (30.43%) VB.NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) .NET Web Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior
9 1 (2.17%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) ASP.NET
3 30 (65.22%) .NET Framework
3 30 (65.22%) WPF
4 26 (56.52%) LINQ
5 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (45.65%) XML
7 19 (41.30%) Entity Framework
8 18 (39.13%) JSON
8 18 (39.13%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
10 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (8.70%) Web Services
12 3 (6.52%) WCF
13 2 (4.35%) Silverlight
14 1 (2.17%) LINQ to SQL
14 1 (2.17%) jQuery
14 1 (2.17%) HTML
14 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) MVC
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) OO
4 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) Feature Driven Development
4 11 (23.91%) BDD
5 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) OOD
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) C#
2 42 (91.30%) SQL
3 29 (63.04%) T-SQL
3 29 (63.04%) VB.NET
4 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) Tcl
6 1 (2.17%) VB6
6 1 (2.17%) XPath
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco