The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 187 182 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 64 74 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 2.81% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 98
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
WinForms
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2481 2635 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.70% 39.42% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2154 2260 2766
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,275 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WinForms
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WinForms Salary Trend in the North West

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the North West

WinForms
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 34 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Cheshire +19 27 £25,000 -27.53% 3
Merseyside -9 2 £37,500 +59.57% 2
Lancashire +7 1 £37,500 +20.00% 3
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 139 (92.05%) .NET
2 133 (88.08%) C#
3 103 (68.21%) WPF
4 96 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (62.91%) SQL Server
6 89 (58.94%) Windows
7 67 (44.37%) Scrum
8 66 (43.71%) TDD
9 64 (42.38%) VB.NET
9 64 (42.38%) MVVM
10 63 (41.72%) Dependency Injection
10 63 (41.72%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (41.06%) Kanban
12 61 (40.40%) Spring.NET
12 61 (40.40%) NUnit
12 61 (40.40%) Inversion of Control
12 61 (40.40%) MSTest
12 61 (40.40%) Rhino Mocks
12 61 (40.40%) Moq
12 61 (40.40%) Castle Windsor
12 61 (40.40%) Ninject
12 61 (40.40%) Unity DI Container
13 57 (37.75%) MVC
14 53 (35.10%) ASP.NET
15 51 (33.77%) .NET Framework
16 50 (33.11%) SQL
17 45 (29.80%) VB
18 44 (29.14%) WCF
19 42 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (25.17%) SQL Server 2014

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.85%) Internet
2 4 (2.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (62.91%) SQL Server
2 38 (25.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (11.26%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.66%) Big Data
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.66%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 61 (40.40%) Moq
1 61 (40.40%) MSTest
1 61 (40.40%) NUnit
1 61 (40.40%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.60%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.28%) AccuRev
3 11 (7.28%) JIRA
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (15.23%) Finance
2 19 (12.58%) Marketing
3 12 (7.95%) Games
4 11 (7.28%) Back Office
5 6 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (88.74%) Developer
2 102 (67.55%) .NET Developer
3 73 (48.34%) C# Developer
4 49 (32.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (26.49%) Software Developer
6 35 (23.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 30 (19.87%) C# Software Developer
7 30 (19.87%) C# WPF Developer
7 30 (19.87%) WPF Developer
8 26 (17.22%) WinForms Developer
9 25 (16.56%) Graduate
9 25 (16.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 25 (16.56%) Graduate Developer
9 25 (16.56%) Internet Developer
9 25 (16.56%) Junior
9 25 (16.56%) Junior .NET Developer
9 25 (16.56%) Junior Developer
10 16 (10.60%) Software Engineer
11 14 (9.27%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (7.95%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (92.05%) .NET
2 103 (68.21%) WPF
3 61 (40.40%) Castle Windsor
3 61 (40.40%) Ninject
3 61 (40.40%) Spring.NET
3 61 (40.40%) Unity DI Container
4 53 (35.10%) ASP.NET
5 51 (33.77%) .NET Framework
6 44 (29.14%) WCF
7 42 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (19.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (9.93%) HTML
10 14 (9.27%) REST
11 13 (8.61%) jQuery
11 13 (8.61%) Web Services
12 10 (6.62%) SOAP
13 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (5.30%) CSS
14 7 (4.64%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (40.40%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (21.19%) Computer Science
3 24 (15.89%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (11.92%) Social Network
5 15 (9.93%) N-Tier
6 7 (4.64%) iPad
6 7 (4.64%) Online Games
7 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.65%) LIMS
9 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.32%) NHS
11 1 (0.66%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 89 (58.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (44.37%) Scrum
3 66 (43.71%) TDD
4 64 (42.38%) MVVM
5 63 (41.72%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (41.72%) Dependency Injection
6 62 (41.06%) Kanban
7 57 (37.75%) MVC
8 30 (19.87%) OO
9 29 (19.21%) Web Application Development
10 21 (13.91%) Data Protection
11 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
12 17 (11.26%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.96%) SOA
14 6 (3.97%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.97%) UML
15 5 (3.31%) Integration Testing
15 5 (3.31%) Multithreading
15 5 (3.31%) Refactoring
16 4 (2.65%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 133 (88.08%) C#
2 64 (42.38%) VB.NET
3 50 (33.11%) SQL
4 45 (29.80%) VB
5 24 (15.89%) T-SQL
6 23 (15.23%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.65%) C++
7 4 (2.65%) Java
7 4 (2.65%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.32%) Delphi
8 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (11.92%) Facebook
1 18 (11.92%) Twitter
2 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.64%) Oracle
4 1 (0.66%) SAP
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