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 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 147 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 113 139 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.52% 1.95% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 4.10% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 100 122 149
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
3294 3389 3528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.35% 47.63% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2772 3033 3210
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Manchester -33 51 £36,500 +21.66% 10
Cheshire -13 48 £35,000 +14.75% 4
Lancashire +8 13 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Merseyside -2 1 £31,500 +5.00% 4
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 260 (98.48%) C#
2 229 (86.74%) .NET
3 179 (67.80%) SQL Server
4 153 (57.95%) ASP.NET
4 153 (57.95%) WPF
5 143 (54.17%) MVC
6 142 (53.79%) WCF
7 113 (42.80%) Windows
8 110 (41.67%) TDD
9 108 (40.91%) .NET Framework
10 99 (37.50%) OO
11 91 (34.47%) Scrum
12 90 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 89 (33.71%) VB.NET
14 88 (33.33%) SQL
15 86 (32.58%) HTML
16 82 (31.06%) MVVM
17 80 (30.30%) Unit Testing
18 73 (27.65%) Moq
18 73 (27.65%) NUnit
19 70 (26.52%) Continuous Integration
20 67 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
21 66 (25.00%) Kanban
22 65 (24.62%) CSS
23 64 (24.24%) T-SQL
24 63 (23.86%) JavaScript
25 60 (22.73%) XML
26 57 (21.59%) Dependency Injection
26 57 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 56 (21.21%) Inversion of Control

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (3.79%) ColdFusion
2 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS Project
2 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) Trello
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.85%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) Wireless
2 7 (2.65%) Intranet
3 3 (1.14%) GPRS
3 3 (1.14%) UMTS
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (10.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.89%) DTS
9 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 73 (27.65%) Moq
1 73 (27.65%) NUnit
2 54 (20.45%) MSTest
2 54 (20.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 35 (13.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (8.71%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 10 (3.79%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (1.89%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.14%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.76%) JIRA
10 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (15.91%) Finance
2 23 (8.71%) Retail
3 7 (2.65%) Advertising
4 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 238 (90.15%) Developer
2 122 (46.21%) .NET Developer
3 89 (33.71%) C# Developer
4 62 (23.48%) Software Developer
5 40 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (13.26%) Senior Developer
7 34 (12.88%) Junior
8 33 (12.50%) Junior Developer
9 29 (10.98%) Graduate
9 29 (10.98%) Graduate Developer
10 27 (10.23%) Junior .NET Developer
11 26 (9.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 26 (9.85%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (9.47%) Web Developer
13 19 (7.20%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
15 17 (6.44%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (5.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (86.74%) .NET
2 153 (57.95%) ASP.NET
2 153 (57.95%) WPF
3 142 (53.79%) WCF
4 108 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 90 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 86 (32.58%) HTML
7 65 (24.62%) CSS
8 60 (22.73%) XML
9 57 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 55 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
10 55 (20.83%) Spring.NET
11 54 (20.45%) Ninject
11 54 (20.45%) Unity DI Container
12 51 (19.32%) jQuery
13 47 (17.80%) Web Services
14 41 (15.53%) LINQ
15 34 (12.88%) Silverlight
16 33 (12.50%) REST
16 33 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.21%) Inversion of Control
2 51 (19.32%) N-Tier
3 42 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 16 (6.06%) Physics
5 14 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (5.30%) Social Network
6 12 (4.55%) NHS
6 12 (4.55%) SystemC
7 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.76%) Tandem
8 2 (0.76%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.38%) PDA
9 1 (0.38%) New Media
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 113 (42.80%) Windows
2 12 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.79%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (3.41%) Android
5 7 (2.65%) Windows CE
6 5 (1.89%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.52%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (54.17%) MVC
2 110 (41.67%) TDD
3 99 (37.50%) OO
4 91 (34.47%) Scrum
5 82 (31.06%) MVVM
6 80 (30.30%) Unit Testing
7 70 (26.52%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (25.00%) Kanban
10 57 (21.59%) Dependency Injection
11 43 (16.29%) OOD
12 29 (10.98%) Web Application Development
13 26 (9.85%) Software Engineering
14 21 (7.95%) Web Development
15 19 (7.20%) SOA
16 18 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (6.06%) ATDD
18 12 (4.55%) OOP
18 12 (4.55%) Refactoring
19 10 (3.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 260 (98.48%) C#
2 89 (33.71%) VB.NET
3 88 (33.33%) SQL
4 64 (24.24%) T-SQL
5 63 (23.86%) JavaScript
6 37 (14.02%) VB
7 17 (6.44%) C
8 16 (6.06%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.41%) C++
10 3 (1.14%) Python
11 2 (0.76%) VBA
11 2 (0.76%) Java
11 2 (0.76%) PHP
12 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.38%) XAML
12 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (14.02%) Degree
2 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.27%) MCP
3 5 (1.89%) MCTS
3 5 (1.89%) MCAD
3 5 (1.89%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.52%) SLA
1 4 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.95%) Oracle
3 14 (5.30%) Facebook
3 14 (5.30%) Twitter
4 4 (1.52%) Open Text
4 4 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (0.38%) VMware
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