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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
England / North West
Rank 165 157 168
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 84 82 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.43% 1.47% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.42% 3.98% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 77
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
2456 2059 2825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.90% 36.85% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 1799 2513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,100 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -27 47 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Cheshire +9 18 £29,750 -19.59% 2
Merseyside +5 14 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Lancashire -4 11 £42,500 +6.25%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 156 (98.11%) .NET
2 143 (89.94%) C#
3 111 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (67.30%) SQL Server
5 105 (66.04%) WPF
6 89 (55.97%) VB.NET
7 86 (54.09%) Windows
8 80 (50.31%) TDD
9 79 (49.69%) Kanban
9 79 (49.69%) Scrum
10 77 (48.43%) MVVM
11 72 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (43.40%) Moq
12 69 (43.40%) NUnit
13 68 (42.77%) Rhino Mocks
14 65 (40.88%) Dependency Injection
14 65 (40.88%) Unity DI Container
15 64 (40.25%) Inversion of Control
15 64 (40.25%) Spring.NET
15 64 (40.25%) MSTest
15 64 (40.25%) Castle Windsor
15 64 (40.25%) Ninject
16 59 (37.11%) MVC
17 57 (35.85%) SQL
18 55 (34.59%) VB
18 55 (34.59%) SQL Server 2014
19 50 (31.45%) ASP.NET
20 47 (29.56%) WCF
21 39 (24.53%) .NET Framework
22 36 (22.64%) Microsoft

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 7 (4.40%) Confluence
2 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.77%) GitHub
1 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.69%) Internet
2 5 (3.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (67.30%) SQL Server
2 55 (34.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (11.95%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.52%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 69 (43.40%) Moq
1 69 (43.40%) NUnit
2 68 (42.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 64 (40.25%) MSTest
4 23 (14.47%) JIRA
5 15 (9.43%) Git (software)
6 13 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (7.55%) AccuRev
8 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.40%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (1.26%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (17.61%) Marketing
2 7 (4.40%) Legal
3 6 (3.77%) Local Government
4 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.52%) Back Office
5 4 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Finance
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 145 (91.19%) Developer
2 117 (73.58%) .NET Developer
3 51 (32.08%) C# Developer
4 44 (27.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (26.42%) .NET Software Developer
6 27 (16.98%) Junior
7 26 (16.35%) Software Developer
8 21 (13.21%) Junior Developer
9 19 (11.95%) Graduate
9 19 (11.95%) Graduate Developer
10 18 (11.32%) Junior .NET Developer
11 17 (10.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 17 (10.69%) Internet Developer
12 15 (9.43%) WinForms Developer
13 14 (8.81%) SQL Developer
14 13 (8.18%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (6.29%) VB.NET Developer
16 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 7 (4.40%) Senior Developer
17 6 (3.77%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (98.11%) .NET
2 105 (66.04%) WPF
3 65 (40.88%) Unity DI Container
4 64 (40.25%) Castle Windsor
4 64 (40.25%) Ninject
4 64 (40.25%) Spring.NET
5 50 (31.45%) ASP.NET
6 47 (29.56%) WCF
7 39 (24.53%) .NET Framework
8 34 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (10.06%) HTML
11 14 (8.81%) CSS
12 12 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (6.92%) jQuery
14 9 (5.66%) HTML5
15 8 (5.03%) AngularJS
16 7 (4.40%) Entity Framework
16 7 (4.40%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 64 (40.25%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (20.13%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.43%) Tandem
4 13 (8.18%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.40%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.52%) NHS
7 4 (2.52%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 86 (54.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Android
2 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (50.31%) TDD
3 79 (49.69%) Kanban
3 79 (49.69%) Scrum
4 77 (48.43%) MVVM
5 72 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (40.88%) Dependency Injection
7 59 (37.11%) MVC
8 25 (15.72%) Web Application Development
9 15 (9.43%) OO
10 14 (8.81%) Unit Testing
11 12 (7.55%) Web Development
12 11 (6.92%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.03%) BDD
13 8 (5.03%) OOP
14 7 (4.40%) Machine Learning
14 7 (4.40%) Mobile Development
14 7 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.40%) SOLID
14 7 (4.40%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 143 (89.94%) C#
2 89 (55.97%) VB.NET
3 57 (35.85%) SQL
4 55 (34.59%) VB
5 18 (11.32%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.29%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.40%) C++
8 4 (2.52%) C
8 4 (2.52%) Ruby
8 4 (2.52%) VB6
9 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.26%) Delphi
11 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.77%) DevExpress
3 6 (3.77%) Google
3 6 (3.77%) IBM
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.63%) LexisNexis
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