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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 151 128 104
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -24
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 31 54 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 1.38% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 3.11% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 80
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 £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,600 £38,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1473 1734 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.39% 44.44% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1461 1966
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 3 £27,500 -33.33%
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (96.63%) C#
2 77 (86.52%) .NET
3 54 (60.67%) SQL
4 53 (59.55%) ASP.NET
5 47 (52.81%) Windows
6 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
7 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (41.57%) WPF
8 31 (34.83%) Web Services
9 30 (33.71%) WCF
10 23 (25.84%) Scrum
10 23 (25.84%) XML
10 23 (25.84%) VB.NET
10 23 (25.84%) HTML
10 23 (25.84%) MVC
11 21 (23.60%) TDD
12 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
12 20 (22.47%) .NET Framework
13 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
14 18 (20.22%) OO
14 18 (20.22%) jQuery
15 17 (19.10%) Unit Testing
15 17 (19.10%) CSS
15 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
15 17 (19.10%) MVVM
16 15 (16.85%) SDLC
16 15 (16.85%) Degree
17 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
17 14 (15.73%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (13.48%) Visual Studio

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.74%) CMS
1 6 (6.74%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Broadband
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.36%) MSTest
2 11 (12.36%) NUnit
2 11 (12.36%) Moq
3 10 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (5.62%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) InstallShield
6 2 (2.25%) JIRA
6 2 (2.25%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Local Government
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (87.64%) Developer
2 48 (53.93%) .NET Developer
3 34 (38.20%) C# Developer
4 20 (22.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Team Leader
9 7 (7.87%) Junior
9 7 (7.87%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (6.74%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (5.62%) WinForms Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Software Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (86.52%) .NET
2 53 (59.55%) ASP.NET
3 37 (41.57%) WPF
4 31 (34.83%) Web Services
5 30 (33.71%) WCF
6 23 (25.84%) XML
6 23 (25.84%) HTML
7 20 (22.47%) .NET Framework
8 18 (20.22%) jQuery
9 17 (19.10%) CSS
10 10 (11.24%) Spring.NET
10 10 (11.24%) LINQ
10 10 (11.24%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (11.24%) Ninject
10 10 (11.24%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.87%) HTML5
12 6 (6.74%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.74%) CSS3
13 5 (5.62%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) N-Tier
1 10 (11.24%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Proteomics
4 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.81%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.12%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) MVC
2 23 (25.84%) Scrum
3 21 (23.60%) TDD
4 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.22%) OO
6 17 (19.10%) Unit Testing
6 17 (19.10%) MVVM
7 15 (16.85%) SDLC
8 10 (11.24%) Web Development
8 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.24%) Kanban
8 10 (11.24%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (10.11%) OOD
10 7 (7.87%) ITIL
10 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (6.74%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.74%) UML
11 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 86 (96.63%) C#
2 54 (60.67%) SQL
3 23 (25.84%) VB.NET
4 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.99%) C++
6 8 (8.99%) VB
7 6 (6.74%) VBScript
7 6 (6.74%) PHP
8 5 (5.62%) VB6
9 3 (3.37%) Java
10 2 (2.25%) Delphi
11 1 (1.12%) C
11 1 (1.12%) Python
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) MCSD
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.87%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle
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