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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 139 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 45 80 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 2.15% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 4.32% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 77 100
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1665 1851 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.14% 49.74% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1660 2077
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Bolton +12 11 £24,000 -
Wigan -11 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Stockport - 2 £22,500 - 2
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 90 (94.74%) C#
2 88 (92.63%) .NET
3 61 (64.21%) ASP.NET
4 53 (55.79%) SQL Server
5 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (51.58%) Windows
6 49 (51.58%) MVC
7 47 (49.47%) OO
8 38 (40.00%) HTML
9 37 (38.95%) SQL
10 35 (36.84%) VB.NET
10 35 (36.84%) OOD
10 35 (36.84%) WCF
11 34 (35.79%) XML
12 32 (33.68%) CSS
12 32 (33.68%) Degree
13 30 (31.58%) WPF
14 27 (28.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 24 (25.26%) Web Development
16 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
17 22 (23.16%) Web Services
17 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
18 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
19 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
20 19 (20.00%) Finance
21 18 (18.95%) UML
22 16 (16.84%) LINQ
22 16 (16.84%) Scrum
23 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (2.11%) ColdFusion
1 2 (2.11%) CMS
1 2 (2.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (55.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (13.68%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.11%) MySQL
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) NUnit
2 11 (11.58%) Moq
3 3 (3.16%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.05%) MSTest
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
3 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (41.05%) C# Developer
3 31 (32.63%) .NET Developer
4 25 (26.32%) Software Developer
5 16 (16.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (14.74%) Team Leader
7 12 (12.63%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (11.58%) Junior
8 11 (11.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Junior Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Development Manager
12 6 (6.32%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (6.32%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (6.32%) Systems Developer
12 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.26%) Graduate
14 4 (4.21%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (92.63%) .NET
2 61 (64.21%) ASP.NET
3 38 (40.00%) HTML
4 35 (36.84%) WCF
5 34 (35.79%) XML
6 32 (33.68%) CSS
7 30 (31.58%) WPF
8 22 (23.16%) Web Services
9 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 16 (16.84%) LINQ
11 14 (14.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (11.58%) ADO.NET
12 11 (11.58%) DHTML
13 10 (10.53%) jQuery
14 7 (7.37%) XSLT
14 7 (7.37%) HTML5
15 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (4.21%) Ajax
16 3 (3.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
2 11 (11.58%) Physics
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (51.58%) MVC
3 47 (49.47%) OO
4 35 (36.84%) OOD
5 24 (25.26%) Web Development
6 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
7 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 18 (18.95%) UML
9 16 (16.84%) Scrum
10 15 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (11.58%) Web Application Development
12 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.37%) TDD
14 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
14 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Architecture
15 5 (5.26%) OOP
15 5 (5.26%) Coaching
16 4 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
17 3 (3.16%) Business Analysis
17 3 (3.16%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (94.74%) C#
2 37 (38.95%) SQL
3 35 (36.84%) VB.NET
4 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.58%) VB6
5 11 (11.58%) VB
6 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.37%) C++
8 6 (6.32%) Python
9 5 (5.26%) Delphi
10 4 (4.21%) PHP
11 2 (2.11%) VBScript
11 2 (2.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (33.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) MCP
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) ESRI
4 1 (1.05%) Sybase
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