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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 51 69 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 2 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.54% 2.86% 7.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 4.69% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 24
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
166 341 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.99% 60.89% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 152 294 180
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Workflow
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) ADO.NET
4 6 (66.67%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
4 6 (66.67%) LINQ
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (44.44%) Twitter
6 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (44.44%) Hudson
7 3 (33.33%) MVC
8 2 (22.22%) TDD
8 2 (22.22%) VB6
8 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
8 2 (22.22%) VB
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
3 6 (66.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (66.67%) LINQ
3 6 (66.67%) ADO.NET
4 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter