The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 61 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% 1.29% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 2.87% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 34
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
265 279 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.81% 45.00% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 222 251 321
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WinForms
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Merseyside region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Merseyside

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Android Development
3 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus+Training (Android)+Bens+Ca
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago