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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 25 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.36% - 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £23,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
74 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 50.34% 46.43% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 62 48
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £40,000 £47,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (57.14%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft