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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 134 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 49 69 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 1.71% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 3.73% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 66 88
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1613 1850 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.65% 45.88% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1597 1932
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 21 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 21 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 +6 7 - -
Stockport -2 1 £22,500 -55.00% 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 86 (92.47%) C#
2 84 (90.32%) .NET
3 61 (65.59%) ASP.NET
4 60 (64.52%) Windows
5 55 (59.14%) SQL
6 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
7 36 (38.71%) Web Services
8 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (35.48%) XML
9 30 (32.26%) MVC
10 28 (30.11%) HTML
11 26 (27.96%) VB.NET
12 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
12 23 (24.73%) Scrum
12 23 (24.73%) WCF
13 22 (23.66%) Degree
14 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
14 21 (22.58%) CSS
14 21 (22.58%) OO
14 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
15 20 (21.51%) WPF
16 19 (20.43%) Web Development
16 19 (20.43%) jQuery
17 18 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
18 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
19 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
19 13 (13.98%) OOD
19 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
20 12 (12.90%) LINQ
21 11 (11.83%) Microsoft

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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%) Umbraco
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 8 (8.60%) Broadband
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.75%) MSTest
4 9 (9.68%) NUnit
4 9 (9.68%) Moq
5 8 (8.60%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (5.38%) Subversion
7 2 (2.15%) JIRA
7 2 (2.15%) AccuRev
7 2 (2.15%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.08%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (93.55%) Developer
2 45 (48.39%) .NET Developer
3 34 (36.56%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Software Developer
5 14 (15.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Agile C# Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Team Leader
7 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (12.90%) Junior
8 11 (11.83%) Junior Developer
8 11 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (4.30%) WinForms Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Graduate
13 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
13 3 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (90.32%) .NET
2 61 (65.59%) ASP.NET
3 36 (38.71%) Web Services
4 33 (35.48%) XML
5 28 (30.11%) HTML
6 23 (24.73%) WCF
7 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 21 (22.58%) CSS
8 20 (21.51%) WPF
9 19 (20.43%) jQuery
10 12 (12.90%) LINQ
11 11 (11.83%) HTML5
12 8 (8.60%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (8.60%) Ninject
12 8 (8.60%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (8.60%) Spring.NET
13 7 (7.53%) DHTML
13 7 (7.53%) CSS3
13 7 (7.53%) Entity Framework
14 5 (5.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.15%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.26%) MVC
3 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
3 23 (24.73%) Scrum
4 21 (22.58%) OO
5 19 (20.43%) Web Development
6 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (13.98%) OOD
7 11 (11.83%) TDD
8 10 (10.75%) UML
9 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.60%) Kanban
10 8 (8.60%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (8.60%) MVVM
11 7 (7.53%) Web Application Development
12 6 (6.45%) CRM
12 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.30%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 86 (92.47%) C#
2 55 (59.14%) SQL
3 26 (27.96%) VB.NET
4 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.75%) VB
6 9 (9.68%) VB6
6 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.60%) PHP
8 7 (7.53%) C++
9 6 (6.45%) VBScript
9 6 (6.45%) Python
10 3 (3.23%) Delphi
10 3 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) 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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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £39 - £40 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago