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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 149 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 32 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 1.48% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 3.32% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 77
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
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
1462 1777 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.04% 44.63% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1507 1994
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 £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -3 3 - -
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 79 (92.94%) C#
2 77 (90.59%) .NET
3 52 (61.18%) Windows
4 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 50 (58.82%) SQL
6 43 (50.59%) SQL Server
7 34 (40.00%) Web Services
8 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (32.94%) XML
10 25 (29.41%) MVC
11 24 (28.24%) Scrum
12 23 (27.06%) WCF
12 23 (27.06%) WPF
13 22 (25.88%) VB.NET
13 22 (25.88%) HTML
14 21 (24.71%) .NET Framework
15 20 (23.53%) OO
16 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
17 18 (21.18%) jQuery
18 16 (18.82%) Degree
18 16 (18.82%) TDD
18 16 (18.82%) Crystal Reports
19 15 (17.65%) CSS
20 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
20 13 (15.29%) Web Development
21 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
21 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
21 12 (14.12%) MVVM
22 11 (12.94%) MSTest
22 11 (12.94%) Moq

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (7.06%) CMS
1 6 (7.06%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Broadband
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.82%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MSTest
1 11 (12.94%) Moq
1 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
1 11 (12.94%) NUnit
1 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) InstallShield
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
5 1 (1.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 46 (54.12%) .NET Developer
3 33 (38.82%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (14.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Team Leader
7 10 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Junior
10 6 (7.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Junior Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (7.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.71%) WinForms Developer
12 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
13 3 (3.53%) Analyst
13 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (90.59%) .NET
2 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (40.00%) Web Services
4 28 (32.94%) XML
5 23 (27.06%) WCF
5 23 (27.06%) WPF
6 22 (25.88%) HTML
7 21 (24.71%) .NET Framework
8 18 (21.18%) jQuery
9 15 (17.65%) CSS
10 11 (12.94%) LINQ
11 10 (11.76%) Spring.NET
11 10 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (11.76%) Ninject
12 8 (9.41%) HTML5
13 6 (7.06%) Entity Framework
13 6 (7.06%) CSS3
14 5 (5.88%) Regular Expression
14 5 (5.88%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) MVC
3 24 (28.24%) Scrum
4 20 (23.53%) OO
5 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.82%) TDD
7 13 (15.29%) Web Development
8 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
8 12 (14.12%) MVVM
9 11 (12.94%) OOD
10 10 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.76%) Kanban
10 10 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (10.59%) UML
12 6 (7.06%) Data Analysis
12 6 (7.06%) CRM
12 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.06%) SDLC
13 5 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (92.94%) C#
2 50 (58.82%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) VB.NET
4 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.41%) VB
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
7 7 (8.24%) VB6
8 6 (7.06%) C++
8 6 (7.06%) VBScript
9 4 (4.71%) Java
10 2 (2.35%) Python
10 2 (2.35%) Delphi
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) MCPD
2 2 (2.35%) MCSD
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.18%) Sybase
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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