The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 124 127 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 14 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.73% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 2.63% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 34
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -28.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
534 647 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.43% 27.71% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 462 539 647
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WinForms
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Reading

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Reading

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
4 28 (90.32%) MVC
5 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
6 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (67.74%) Windows
7 21 (67.74%) Scrum
7 21 (67.74%) WCF
8 16 (51.61%) WPF
9 15 (48.39%) SQL
10 14 (45.16%) Web Services
11 12 (38.71%) TDD
11 12 (38.71%) BDD
12 11 (35.48%) MVVM
12 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (35.48%) Moq
12 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
12 11 (35.48%) Kanban
12 11 (35.48%) NUnit
12 11 (35.48%) NHibernate
12 11 (35.48%) Streaming Music
13 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
13 9 (29.03%) Oracle
13 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (25.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (25.81%) WF
14 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) NUnit
1 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (35.48%) Moq
2 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 8 (25.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (16.13%) MSTest
6 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (67.74%) WCF
5 16 (51.61%) WPF
6 14 (45.16%) Web Services
7 11 (35.48%) NHibernate
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (25.81%) WF
9 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 7 (22.58%) HTML
11 6 (19.35%) jQuery
11 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (16.13%) CSS
13 3 (9.68%) XML
14 2 (6.45%) XSD
14 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Streaming Music
2 5 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.45%) MPEG
3 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (90.32%) MVC
3 21 (67.74%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) BDD
5 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
5 11 (35.48%) Kanban
5 11 (35.48%) MVVM
6 6 (19.35%) UML
7 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) OO
9 2 (6.45%) Code Coverage
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.23%) Web Development
10 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
6 2 (6.45%) C
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
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