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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 143 109 137
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +28
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 50 76 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 2.06% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 4.10% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 43
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £37,500 £40,000
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
1759 1853 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.22% 50.18% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1636 1767
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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
Stockport +4 5 £22,500 -30.76% 3
Wigan - 3 £32,500 -
Bolton +9 1 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Bury - 1 £27,500 - 1
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 99 (99.00%) C#
2 94 (94.00%) .NET
3 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (73.00%) OO
5 71 (71.00%) SQL Server
5 71 (71.00%) MVC
6 60 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 55 (55.00%) WCF
7 55 (55.00%) WPF
8 50 (50.00%) HTML
9 45 (45.00%) VB.NET
10 44 (44.00%) Unit Testing
11 40 (40.00%) OOD
12 39 (39.00%) Degree
13 36 (36.00%) .NET Framework
14 35 (35.00%) CSS
14 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (34.00%) LINQ
16 33 (33.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (32.00%) ADO.NET
18 31 (31.00%) XML
19 27 (27.00%) TDD
19 27 (27.00%) Windows
20 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
20 25 (25.00%) Web Development
21 24 (24.00%) Finance
22 23 (23.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 21 (21.00%) SQL
23 21 (21.00%) Moq
23 21 (21.00%) SQL Server 2012

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (2.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (71.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 33 (33.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (21.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) NUnit
1 21 (21.00%) Moq
2 11 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (83.00%) Developer
2 58 (58.00%) C# Developer
3 36 (36.00%) .NET Developer
4 30 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 28 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (22.00%) Senior Developer
7 21 (21.00%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (21.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (14.00%) Web Developer
9 12 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (7.00%) Team Leader
12 7 (7.00%) Development Manager
13 6 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
14 5 (5.00%) Systems Developer
14 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
15 4 (4.00%) Software Manager
15 4 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (94.00%) .NET
2 60 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.00%) WCF
3 55 (55.00%) WPF
4 50 (50.00%) HTML
5 36 (36.00%) .NET Framework
6 35 (35.00%) CSS
7 34 (34.00%) LINQ
8 32 (32.00%) ADO.NET
9 31 (31.00%) XML
10 23 (23.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 20 (20.00%) XSLT
12 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (15.00%) jQuery
14 14 (14.00%) REST
15 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (12.00%) RESTful
16 11 (11.00%) Web Services
16 11 (11.00%) XSD
16 11 (11.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.00%) Mathematics
1 21 (21.00%) Physics
1 21 (21.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (73.00%) OO
3 71 (71.00%) MVC
4 44 (44.00%) Unit Testing
5 40 (40.00%) OOD
6 27 (27.00%) TDD
7 25 (25.00%) Web Development
8 21 (21.00%) Mentoring
9 16 (16.00%) Scrum
10 14 (14.00%) UML
11 13 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (12.00%) SOA
13 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.00%) Refactoring
13 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (11.00%) Kanban
13 11 (11.00%) ATDD
14 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Architecture
16 7 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 99 (99.00%) C#
2 45 (45.00%) VB.NET
3 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.00%) SQL
5 16 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.00%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.00%) VB6
7 5 (5.00%) VB
7 5 (5.00%) C++
8 3 (3.00%) Delphi
8 3 (3.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) Python
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (39.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) MCP
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.00%) Open Text
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