The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 207 170 172
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +2
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 29 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 2.15% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 41
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2426 2610 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.83% 44.49% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2280 2264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WinForms
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WinForms Salary Trend in the South West

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the South West

WinForms
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 14 £35,000 -
Somerset +7 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Bristol -25 3 £40,000 -12.08% 4
Wiltshire -6 1 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Gloucestershire -15 1 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Devon -19 1 £40,000 +66.66%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 92 (88.46%) C#
3 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 60 (57.69%) Windows
5 54 (51.92%) SQL
6 51 (49.04%) SQL Server
7 49 (47.12%) MVC
8 48 (46.15%) WPF
9 46 (44.23%) WCF
9 46 (44.23%) VB.NET
10 38 (36.54%) Web Services
11 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
14 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 25 (24.04%) MVVM
16 24 (23.08%) Scrum
17 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
17 22 (21.15%) TDD
17 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (20.19%) Kanban
18 21 (20.19%) NUnit
18 21 (20.19%) Rhino Mocks
18 21 (20.19%) Moq
18 21 (20.19%) MSTest
18 21 (20.19%) Castle Windsor
18 21 (20.19%) Ninject
18 21 (20.19%) Web Application Development
18 21 (20.19%) Dependency Injection
18 21 (20.19%) Inversion of Control

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (10.58%) IIS
2 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Office
2 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.69%) Internet
3 5 (4.81%) SMPP
3 5 (4.81%) SMS
3 5 (4.81%) SMTP
4 4 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (49.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 21 (20.19%) NUnit
2 21 (20.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (20.19%) Moq
2 21 (20.19%) MSTest
3 11 (10.58%) JIRA
4 8 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.73%) NeoLoad
5 7 (6.73%) JMeter
6 3 (2.88%) FishEye
7 2 (1.92%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (2.88%) Advertising
2 2 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Back Office
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (83.65%) Developer
2 59 (56.73%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Software Developer
3 15 (14.42%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Junior Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Graduate
7 6 (5.77%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Junior
7 6 (5.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 4 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Tester
9 3 (2.88%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 48 (46.15%) WPF
4 46 (44.23%) WCF
5 38 (36.54%) Web Services
6 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (20.19%) Castle Windsor
7 21 (20.19%) Ninject
7 21 (20.19%) Spring.NET
7 21 (20.19%) Unity DI Container
8 19 (18.27%) .NET Framework
8 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (17.31%) HTML
10 15 (14.42%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (11.54%) SOAP
11 12 (11.54%) jQuery
12 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (8.65%) CSS
12 9 (8.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.81%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.88%) Replication
6 3 (2.88%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (57.69%) Windows
2 7 (6.73%) Linux
3 1 (0.96%) Android
3 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.12%) MVC
2 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.04%) MVVM
4 24 (23.08%) Scrum
5 22 (21.15%) TDD
5 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (20.19%) Kanban
6 21 (20.19%) Web Application Development
6 21 (20.19%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.73%) Performance Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.77%) Workflow
9 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.81%) Requirements Management
11 4 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.85%) Time Management
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (88.46%) C#
2 54 (51.92%) SQL
3 46 (44.23%) VB.NET
4 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.73%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.73%) VBA
6 7 (6.73%) Java
7 5 (4.81%) C++
8 4 (3.85%) VB
9 3 (2.88%) C
10 2 (1.92%) VB6
11 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Telerik
4 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.96%) Zend
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Range of Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Fruition IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago