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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 127 134 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 6 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 3.58% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 11
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
665 642 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.07% 26.00% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 598 546 550
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Reading

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (67.86%) MVC
5 18 (64.29%) Web Services
5 18 (64.29%) Oracle
5 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 17 (60.71%) jQuery
6 17 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
8 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (50.00%) TDD
9 13 (46.43%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (46.43%) SOA
9 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
9 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (46.43%) Entity Framework
9 13 (46.43%) Unity DI Container
9 13 (46.43%) SOLID
10 12 (42.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
10 12 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (42.86%) NUnit
11 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
12 10 (35.71%) CSS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
3 12 (42.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 12 (42.86%) NUnit
4 6 (21.43%) JIRA
5 4 (14.29%) Android Studio
6 2 (7.14%) MSTest
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Technical Leader
4 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
8 4 (14.29%) Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (14.29%) Programmer
8 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) Web Services
3 17 (60.71%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (46.43%) Entity Framework
6 13 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (46.43%) Unity DI Container
7 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 10 (35.71%) CSS
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
9 6 (21.43%) WCF
9 6 (21.43%) WPF
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET
11 4 (14.29%) Ajax
11 4 (14.29%) Android SDK
11 4 (14.29%) HTML5
11 4 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (75.00%) Scrum
2 19 (67.86%) MVC
3 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 14 (50.00%) TDD
5 13 (46.43%) SOA
5 13 (46.43%) SOLID
6 12 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (32.14%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) OOD
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Web Development
11 1 (3.57%) ATDD
11 1 (3.57%) BDD
11 1 (3.57%) Kanban
11 1 (3.57%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Sencha