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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 126 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 58 74 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 1.82% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 3.92% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 71 87
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1656 1887 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.88% 46.31% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1632 1914
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +7 10 £24,500 -38.75%
Stockport +12 2 £22,500 -44.78% 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 87 (93.55%) C#
2 84 (90.32%) .NET
3 62 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 60 (64.52%) Windows
5 55 (59.14%) SQL
6 45 (48.39%) SQL Server
7 36 (38.71%) XML
8 35 (37.63%) Web Services
9 33 (35.48%) HTML
9 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (33.33%) MVC
11 27 (29.03%) VB.NET
12 25 (26.88%) CSS
12 25 (26.88%) OO
13 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
13 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
13 24 (25.81%) Degree
14 23 (24.73%) WCF
15 22 (23.66%) Scrum
15 22 (23.66%) Web Development
16 21 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (19.35%) OOD
17 18 (19.35%) .NET Framework
17 18 (19.35%) jQuery
18 17 (18.28%) WPF
19 15 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
20 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
21 13 (13.98%) LINQ
22 12 (12.90%) VB
22 12 (12.90%) UML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (6.45%) CMS
1 6 (6.45%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Broadband
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.53%) MSTest
3 7 (7.53%) NUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Moq
4 5 (5.38%) Subversion
4 5 (5.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.08%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
1 7 (7.53%) Retail
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (91.40%) Developer
2 43 (46.24%) .NET Developer
3 33 (35.48%) C# Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Software Developer
5 14 (15.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Agile C# Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Junior
6 13 (13.98%) Team Leader
7 12 (12.90%) Junior Developer
8 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (10.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (7.53%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Systems Developer
14 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
14 4 (4.30%) Graduate
15 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
15 3 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (90.32%) .NET
2 62 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 36 (38.71%) XML
4 35 (37.63%) Web Services
5 33 (35.48%) HTML
6 25 (26.88%) CSS
7 23 (24.73%) WCF
8 18 (19.35%) jQuery
8 18 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 17 (18.28%) WPF
10 13 (13.98%) LINQ
11 11 (11.83%) HTML5
12 10 (10.75%) DHTML
13 7 (7.53%) Entity Framework
13 7 (7.53%) CSS3
14 5 (5.38%) Regular Expression
14 5 (5.38%) Unity DI Container
14 5 (5.38%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (5.38%) Ninject
14 5 (5.38%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.15%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) Physics
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) MVC
3 25 (26.88%) OO
4 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 22 (23.66%) Scrum
5 22 (23.66%) Web Development
6 18 (19.35%) OOD
7 15 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (12.90%) UML
9 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.75%) Web Application Development
10 8 (8.60%) TDD
11 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.45%) CRM
11 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.38%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (5.38%) MVVM
12 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.38%) Kanban
13 4 (4.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 87 (93.55%) C#
2 55 (59.14%) SQL
3 27 (29.03%) VB.NET
4 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.90%) VB
6 11 (11.83%) VB6
7 8 (8.60%) PHP
7 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.53%) C++
9 6 (6.45%) VBScript
9 6 (6.45%) Python
10 4 (4.30%) Delphi
11 3 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.38%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.15%) ESRI
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £39 - £40 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus, Perks
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago