The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 35 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.60% 5.10% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 10.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 65.48% 51.02% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 105 46 35
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

WinForms
Salary Trend in Preston

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Preston

WinForms
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft