The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 47 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.72% 2.37% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 5.70% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 9
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
WinForms
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 193 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.15% 41.59% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 132 172 176
Average salary £34,500 £37,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WinForms
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Leicester

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (45.00%) WPF
7 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (25.00%) NHS
11 5 (25.00%) Windows
11 5 (25.00%) PHP
11 5 (25.00%) IIS
11 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (25.00%) jQuery
11 5 (25.00%) Telerik
11 5 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (25.00%) HTML5
11 5 (25.00%) Kendo UI

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) AWS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (45.00%) WPF
7 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) Kendo UI
9 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 2 (10.00%) LINQ
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (10.00%) WCF
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Telerik