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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 153 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +17
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 89 200 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.31% 3.02% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 6.11% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 161 209
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
2799 3271 4173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.14% 49.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2922 3761
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Manchester -37 43 £43,750 +25.00% 11
Cheshire -43 36 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Merseyside +18 8 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Lancashire -25 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 189 (95.94%) C#
2 183 (92.89%) .NET
3 125 (63.45%) Windows
4 123 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (61.42%) ASP.NET
6 102 (51.78%) MVC
7 101 (51.27%) SQL Server
8 90 (45.69%) WPF
9 83 (42.13%) .NET Framework
10 78 (39.59%) SQL
11 76 (38.58%) Scrum
12 75 (38.07%) VB.NET
12 75 (38.07%) WCF
13 64 (32.49%) HTML
14 59 (29.95%) TDD
15 57 (28.93%) NUnit
15 57 (28.93%) OO
15 57 (28.93%) Moq
16 51 (25.89%) XML
17 50 (25.38%) CSS
17 50 (25.38%) JavaScript
18 48 (24.37%) Finance
18 48 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
18 48 (24.37%) MSTest
19 47 (23.86%) MVVM
19 47 (23.86%) Rhino Mocks
19 47 (23.86%) Dependency Injection
19 47 (23.86%) Inversion of Control
19 47 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
19 47 (23.86%) Kanban

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (2.54%) ColdFusion
2 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.52%) CMS
3 3 (1.52%) IIS
4 2 (1.02%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon S3
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.18%) Internet
2 8 (4.06%) Wireless
3 3 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (51.27%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (12.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.60%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (6.09%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.08%) DTS
8 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.54%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.02%) MySQL
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (28.93%) NUnit
1 57 (28.93%) Moq
2 48 (24.37%) MSTest
3 47 (23.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 27 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (10.66%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.05%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 48 (24.37%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Retail
3 8 (4.06%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Law
5 2 (1.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 169 (85.79%) Developer
2 97 (49.24%) .NET Developer
3 56 (28.43%) C# Developer
4 46 (23.35%) Junior
5 44 (22.34%) Junior Developer
6 35 (17.77%) Graduate
7 33 (16.75%) Graduate Developer
8 30 (15.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 30 (15.23%) Junior .NET Developer
9 27 (13.71%) Software Developer
10 25 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (7.11%) Team Leader
12 13 (6.60%) Senior Developer
12 13 (6.60%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.57%) Development Manager
15 8 (4.06%) Agile C# Developer
16 6 (3.05%) Software Manager
16 6 (3.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (92.89%) .NET
2 121 (61.42%) ASP.NET
3 90 (45.69%) WPF
4 83 (42.13%) .NET Framework
5 75 (38.07%) WCF
6 64 (32.49%) HTML
7 51 (25.89%) XML
8 50 (25.38%) CSS
9 48 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (23.86%) Spring.NET
10 47 (23.86%) Castle Windsor
10 47 (23.86%) Ninject
10 47 (23.86%) Unity DI Container
11 37 (18.78%) Web Services
12 36 (18.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 28 (14.21%) LINQ
14 27 (13.71%) jQuery
15 19 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (8.12%) Ajax
17 15 (7.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.86%) Inversion of Control
2 43 (21.83%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.15%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.11%) Social Network
5 10 (5.08%) Mathematics
5 10 (5.08%) Physics
6 4 (2.03%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.52%) W3C
8 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.02%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.02%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.02%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 125 (63.45%) Windows
2 6 (3.05%) Android
2 6 (3.05%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (51.78%) MVC
3 76 (38.58%) Scrum
4 59 (29.95%) TDD
5 57 (28.93%) OO
6 47 (23.86%) MVVM
6 47 (23.86%) Dependency Injection
6 47 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (23.86%) Kanban
7 41 (20.81%) Web Application Development
8 35 (17.77%) OOD
9 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
9 32 (16.24%) Web Development
10 31 (15.74%) Unit Testing
11 18 (9.14%) UML
12 17 (8.63%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (5.08%) OOP
14 9 (4.57%) E-Commerce
15 8 (4.06%) Risk Management
15 8 (4.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 189 (95.94%) C#
2 78 (39.59%) SQL
3 75 (38.07%) VB.NET
4 50 (25.38%) JavaScript
5 46 (23.35%) VB
6 30 (15.23%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.09%) C++
8 11 (5.58%) VB6
9 6 (3.05%) Python
10 5 (2.54%) Delphi
11 4 (2.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) Java
13 2 (1.02%) VBScript
13 2 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (18.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) GAMP
Vendors
1 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.11%) Facebook
2 14 (7.11%) Twitter
3 10 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (1.52%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.02%) ESRI
6 1 (0.51%) Sybase
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