The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 136 98 129
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +31
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 51 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 2.07% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 4.20% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 73 54
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
WinForms
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1814 1905 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 49.38% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1704 1732
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 Manchester

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WinForms
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Manchester

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Manchester

WinForms
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Wigan -3 3 £32,500 -13.90% 1
Bolton +2 2 £34,250 -11.03% 2
Stockport -1 2 £29,250 -5.64% 1
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Oldham - 1 £35,000 -
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 91 (86.67%) .NET
3 84 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 68 (64.76%) OO
5 67 (63.81%) MVC
5 67 (63.81%) WCF
6 66 (62.86%) ASP.NET
7 51 (48.57%) WPF
8 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (44.76%) Unit Testing
10 43 (40.95%) VB.NET
11 39 (37.14%) HTML
12 33 (31.43%) Windows
13 32 (30.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (30.48%) TDD
14 31 (29.52%) .NET Framework
14 31 (29.52%) LINQ
15 30 (28.57%) XML
15 30 (28.57%) OOD
16 29 (27.62%) Degree
17 27 (25.71%) CSS
17 27 (25.71%) ADO.NET
18 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
21 20 (19.05%) Finance
22 19 (18.10%) N-Tier
22 19 (18.10%) XSLT
22 19 (18.10%) NUnit
22 19 (18.10%) Moq

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (1.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Intranet
2 3 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (30.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (16.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) NUnit
1 19 (18.10%) Moq
2 17 (16.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.48%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.86%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Retail
3 7 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (92.38%) Developer
2 65 (61.90%) C# Developer
3 38 (36.19%) .NET Developer
4 35 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 28 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (22.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (20.95%) Senior Developer
8 17 (16.19%) Web Developer
9 16 (15.24%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (7.62%) Senior Software Developer
14 5 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
14 5 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
14 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
15 4 (3.81%) Team Leader
16 3 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
16 3 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (86.67%) .NET
2 67 (63.81%) WCF
3 66 (62.86%) ASP.NET
4 51 (48.57%) WPF
5 39 (37.14%) HTML
6 31 (29.52%) .NET Framework
6 31 (29.52%) LINQ
7 30 (28.57%) XML
8 27 (25.71%) CSS
8 27 (25.71%) ADO.NET
9 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (18.10%) XSLT
11 18 (17.14%) jQuery
12 17 (16.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (14.29%) RESTful
14 14 (13.33%) REST
15 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 11 (10.48%) XSD
17 11 (10.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) N-Tier
2 16 (15.24%) Mathematics
2 16 (15.24%) Physics
2 16 (15.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.43%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) Windows CE
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (64.76%) OO
2 67 (63.81%) MVC
3 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (44.76%) Unit Testing
5 32 (30.48%) TDD
6 30 (28.57%) OOD
7 18 (17.14%) Scrum
8 15 (14.29%) Web Development
9 13 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.43%) SOA
11 11 (10.48%) Refactoring
11 11 (10.48%) ATDD
11 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.48%) Kanban
12 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (7.62%) UML
14 7 (6.67%) Project Management
14 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) VB.NET
3 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 16 (15.24%) SQL
6 11 (10.48%) TypeScript
7 7 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (2.86%) C
8 3 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.95%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.95%) MCP
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.90%) Open Text
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