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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 146 142 134
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 92 111 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.44% 1.59% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 3.63% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 83 97 109
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2616 3055 3607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.82% 43.82% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 2560 3221
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 £26,000 £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 the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Cheshire -2 43 £37,500 +31.57% 6
Manchester -18 28 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Lancashire -3 16 £33,000 +3.12% 2
Cumbria - 2 £29,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £22,000 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 192 (97.46%) C#
2 181 (91.88%) .NET
3 119 (60.41%) ASP.NET
4 111 (56.35%) Windows
5 108 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (52.79%) WPF
7 96 (48.73%) SQL Server
8 92 (46.70%) MVC
9 90 (45.69%) SQL
10 87 (44.16%) WCF
11 77 (39.09%) .NET Framework
12 70 (35.53%) Web Services
13 69 (35.03%) MVVM
14 64 (32.49%) VB.NET
15 60 (30.46%) Scrum
16 58 (29.44%) XML
17 53 (26.90%) N-Tier
18 51 (25.89%) TDD
19 50 (25.38%) HTML
19 50 (25.38%) Dependency Injection
20 48 (24.37%) VB
21 46 (23.35%) JavaScript
22 44 (22.34%) CSS
22 44 (22.34%) Microsoft
23 43 (21.83%) Software Engineering
24 41 (20.81%) T-SQL
25 40 (20.30%) Visual Studio
25 40 (20.30%) Continuous Integration
26 38 (19.29%) jQuery
27 37 (18.78%) Moq

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (9.14%) CMS
2 8 (4.06%) IIS
2 8 (4.06%) Kentico
3 6 (3.05%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (15.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.58%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.58%) MS Project
3 6 (3.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.21%) Internet
2 10 (5.08%) Broadband
3 4 (2.03%) Wireless
4 2 (1.02%) GPRS
4 2 (1.02%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (48.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (10.66%) Crystal Reports
4 20 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (20.30%) Visual Studio
2 37 (18.78%) NUnit
2 37 (18.78%) MSTest
2 37 (18.78%) Moq
3 36 (18.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.52%) JIRA
6 3 (1.52%) AccuRev
6 3 (1.52%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (6.09%) Back Office
2 10 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.08%) Retail
3 8 (4.06%) Finance
4 7 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 177 (89.85%) Developer
2 110 (55.84%) .NET Developer
3 52 (26.40%) C# Developer
4 41 (20.81%) Software Developer
5 33 (16.75%) Junior
6 32 (16.24%) Junior Developer
7 30 (15.23%) Graduate
7 30 (15.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (14.21%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (13.20%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (13.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 24 (12.18%) Senior Developer
11 21 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (10.15%) Software Engineer
13 18 (9.14%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (8.12%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
16 9 (4.57%) Team Leader
16 9 (4.57%) Senior Software Developer
17 8 (4.06%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (91.88%) .NET
2 119 (60.41%) ASP.NET
3 104 (52.79%) WPF
4 87 (44.16%) WCF
5 77 (39.09%) .NET Framework
6 70 (35.53%) Web Services
7 58 (29.44%) XML
8 50 (25.38%) HTML
9 44 (22.34%) CSS
10 38 (19.29%) jQuery
11 36 (18.27%) Spring.NET
11 36 (18.27%) Castle Windsor
11 36 (18.27%) Ninject
11 36 (18.27%) Unity DI Container
12 35 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (15.23%) SOAP
14 27 (13.71%) Entity Framework
15 26 (13.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 26 (13.20%) REST
16 23 (11.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.90%) N-Tier
2 36 (18.27%) Inversion of Control
3 31 (15.74%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.54%) W3C
7 4 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.03%) User Experience
8 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.02%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Proteomics
9 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 111 (56.35%) Windows
2 18 (9.14%) Android
2 18 (9.14%) Apple iOS
3 16 (8.12%) Windows Phone
3 16 (8.12%) Windows Phone 7
4 10 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.02%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.70%) MVC
3 69 (35.03%) MVVM
4 60 (30.46%) Scrum
5 51 (25.89%) TDD
6 50 (25.38%) Dependency Injection
7 43 (21.83%) Software Engineering
8 40 (20.30%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (18.27%) Kanban
10 35 (17.77%) Unit Testing
11 30 (15.23%) Web Application Development
12 26 (13.20%) OO
13 21 (10.66%) SDLC
14 15 (7.61%) Mentoring
14 15 (7.61%) Web Development
15 12 (6.09%) OOP
16 11 (5.58%) Software Testing
17 9 (4.57%) OOD
18 8 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
19 7 (3.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 192 (97.46%) C#
2 90 (45.69%) SQL
3 64 (32.49%) VB.NET
4 48 (24.37%) VB
5 46 (23.35%) JavaScript
6 41 (20.81%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.09%) C++
8 8 (4.06%) Java
9 6 (3.05%) Delphi
9 6 (3.05%) VBScript
9 6 (3.05%) PHP
10 5 (2.54%) VB6
11 1 (0.51%) Python
11 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (14.21%) Degree
2 7 (3.55%) MCSD
2 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.55%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) GAMP
3 2 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 44 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.12%) Apple
3 9 (4.57%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle
5 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
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