The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 21 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.72% 6.80% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 11.11% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 52.24% 61.17% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 75
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
Lancashire

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 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (94.12%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) Unit Testing
2 16 (94.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 16 (94.12%) Razor View Engine
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 16 (94.12%) Mercurial
2 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) T-SQL
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 16 (94.12%) Razor View Engine
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (94.12%) Unit Testing
2 16 (94.12%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) T-SQL
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft