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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 188 177 140
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -37
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 63 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.85% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 2.01% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 77
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Wiltshire +15 24 £35,000 -7.89% 12
Cornwall - 10 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -13 9 £28,500 -12.30% 3
Bristol -27 8 £38,000 -27.61%
Devon -5 7 £37,500 -
Somerset +1 4 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Dorset -3 1 £35,000 +7.69%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 90 (95.74%) .NET
2 88 (93.62%) C#
3 75 (79.79%) SQL Server
4 61 (64.89%) SQL
5 47 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 45 (47.87%) Web Services
6 45 (47.87%) Windows
7 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
8 40 (42.55%) WCF
9 38 (40.43%) MVC
10 35 (37.23%) jQuery
11 33 (35.11%) WPF
12 32 (34.04%) T-SQL
13 31 (32.98%) Visual Studio
14 29 (30.85%) HTML
14 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
16 23 (24.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (23.40%) Multithreading
17 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
18 21 (22.34%) Unit Testing
18 21 (22.34%) Scrum
19 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
19 19 (20.21%) Workflow
19 19 (20.21%) KnockoutJS
20 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 18 (19.15%) SMPP
20 18 (19.15%) SMS
20 18 (19.15%) SMTP

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.15%) SMS
1 18 (19.15%) SMTP
1 18 (19.15%) SMPP
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) Intranet
4 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (79.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (32.98%) Visual Studio
2 23 (24.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.89%) MSTest
3 14 (14.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (13.83%) Moq
4 13 (13.83%) NUnit
5 7 (7.45%) JIRA
6 4 (4.26%) AccuRev
7 3 (3.19%) Subversion
8 2 (2.13%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.13%) JMeter
8 2 (2.13%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.06%) JUnit
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.06%) Military
2 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (92.55%) Developer
2 61 (64.89%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.32%) WinForms Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Junior
10 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Graduate
11 3 (3.19%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Junior Software Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Senior VB.NET Developer
12 2 (2.13%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (2.13%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (95.74%) .NET
2 45 (47.87%) Web Services
3 40 (42.55%) WCF
4 35 (37.23%) jQuery
5 33 (35.11%) WPF
6 29 (30.85%) HTML
7 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
8 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
8 19 (20.21%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (18.09%) CSS
11 16 (17.02%) Ajax
12 14 (14.89%) HTML5
13 12 (12.77%) Entity Framework
13 12 (12.77%) Castle Windsor
13 12 (12.77%) Ninject
13 12 (12.77%) Spring.NET
13 12 (12.77%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (11.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (7.45%) Social Network
4 5 (5.32%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) User Experience
6 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.06%) Derivative
7 1 (1.06%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.87%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Android
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) MVC
2 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.40%) Multithreading
4 21 (22.34%) Scrum
4 21 (22.34%) Unit Testing
5 19 (20.21%) Workflow
6 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.96%) TDD
8 14 (14.89%) MVVM
9 13 (13.83%) Kanban
10 12 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (11.70%) Web Design
12 10 (10.64%) ERP
12 10 (10.64%) SDLC
13 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
14 6 (6.38%) OO
14 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
14 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.38%) Web Application Development
15 5 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (93.62%) C#
2 61 (64.89%) SQL
3 47 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
5 32 (34.04%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.77%) VB
7 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.26%) VB6
9 3 (3.19%) XAML
9 3 (3.19%) C++
9 3 (3.19%) Java
10 2 (2.13%) C
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Facebook
3 7 (7.45%) Twitter
4 2 (2.13%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
ISL Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago