The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 73 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 5 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.69% 0.50% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 1.49% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
WinForms
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
241 134 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.43% 33.58% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 222 131 141
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WinForms
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Northampton region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Northampton

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (8.33%) Law
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (8.33%) Ninject
5 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (8.33%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft