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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 151 112 140
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +28
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 91 147 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.49% 2.15% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 4.76% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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
2509 3088 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.16% 45.16% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2635 3133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -24 39 £37,500 - 6
Manchester -19 33 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Lancashire -4 13 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Cumbria - 4 £29,000 -
Merseyside +10 2 £22,000 -31.25% 2
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 183 (96.83%) C#
2 177 (93.65%) .NET
3 122 (64.55%) ASP.NET
4 114 (60.32%) Windows
5 103 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (50.79%) MVC
7 92 (48.68%) SQL Server
8 83 (43.92%) SQL
9 82 (43.39%) WPF
10 81 (42.86%) .NET Framework
11 73 (38.62%) WCF
12 71 (37.57%) Scrum
13 68 (35.98%) VB.NET
14 66 (34.92%) Web Services
15 63 (33.33%) XML
16 58 (30.69%) MVVM
17 52 (27.51%) HTML
18 51 (26.98%) TDD
19 49 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
20 48 (25.40%) VB
21 45 (23.81%) CSS
22 44 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (22.75%) jQuery
23 43 (22.75%) JavaScript
24 41 (21.69%) NUnit
24 41 (21.69%) MSTest
24 41 (21.69%) Moq
25 40 (21.16%) Rhino Mocks
25 40 (21.16%) Castle Windsor
25 40 (21.16%) Ninject

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 16 (8.47%) CMS
2 8 (4.23%) IIS
3 6 (3.17%) Joomla!
3 6 (3.17%) Kentico
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.23%) MS Project
2 8 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.29%) Internet
2 10 (5.29%) Broadband
3 4 (2.12%) Wireless
4 2 (1.06%) GPRS
4 2 (1.06%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (48.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.17%) Crystal Reports
4 22 (11.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.82%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (21.69%) NUnit
1 41 (21.69%) MSTest
1 41 (21.69%) Moq
2 40 (21.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 33 (17.46%) Visual Studio
4 28 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.70%) Subversion
6 3 (1.59%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.06%) JIRA
7 2 (1.06%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (6.88%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Back Office
3 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.17%) Retail
6 4 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 174 (92.06%) Developer
2 112 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 51 (26.98%) C# Developer
4 37 (19.58%) Junior
5 36 (19.05%) Junior Developer
6 35 (18.52%) Software Developer
7 32 (16.93%) Graduate
7 32 (16.93%) Graduate Developer
8 30 (15.87%) Junior .NET Developer
8 30 (15.87%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 27 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (11.11%) Senior Developer
11 19 (10.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (10.05%) Software Engineer
12 16 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.82%) Team Leader
14 11 (5.82%) Agile C# Developer
15 9 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
16 8 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (93.65%) .NET
2 122 (64.55%) ASP.NET
3 82 (43.39%) WPF
4 81 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 73 (38.62%) WCF
6 66 (34.92%) Web Services
7 63 (33.33%) XML
8 52 (27.51%) HTML
9 45 (23.81%) CSS
10 43 (22.75%) jQuery
11 40 (21.16%) Castle Windsor
11 40 (21.16%) Ninject
11 40 (21.16%) Spring.NET
11 40 (21.16%) Unity DI Container
12 39 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (13.23%) SOAP
14 24 (12.70%) HTML5
15 22 (11.64%) Entity Framework
16 21 (11.11%) REST
17 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.16%) Inversion of Control
2 39 (20.63%) N-Tier
3 35 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.65%) W3C
6 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.12%) User Experience
8 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Biotechnology
9 2 (1.06%) Proteomics
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 114 (60.32%) Windows
2 13 (6.88%) Apple iOS
2 13 (6.88%) Android
3 11 (5.82%) Windows Phone 7
3 11 (5.82%) Windows Phone
4 9 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.06%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (50.79%) MVC
3 71 (37.57%) Scrum
4 58 (30.69%) MVVM
5 51 (26.98%) TDD
6 49 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
7 44 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (21.16%) Kanban
9 39 (20.63%) Software Engineering
10 37 (19.58%) Web Application Development
11 31 (16.40%) Unit Testing
12 29 (15.34%) OO
13 20 (10.58%) Web Development
14 16 (8.47%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (6.35%) OOP
15 12 (6.35%) OOD
16 11 (5.82%) SDLC
17 9 (4.76%) UML
18 8 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (96.83%) C#
2 83 (43.92%) SQL
3 68 (35.98%) VB.NET
4 48 (25.40%) VB
5 43 (22.75%) JavaScript
6 34 (17.99%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.76%) Java
8 7 (3.70%) PHP
8 7 (3.70%) C++
8 7 (3.70%) VB6
9 6 (3.17%) Delphi
9 6 (3.17%) VBScript
10 2 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (16.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) MCPD
2 2 (1.06%) MCSD
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.12%) QA
3 3 (1.59%) GAMP
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.82%) Apple
3 9 (4.76%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.53%) Sybase
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle
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