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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 191 152 153
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 50 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 1.51% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 3.40% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 88 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
2675 2621 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.18% 44.36% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2373 2332 2187
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +6 32 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Bristol -20 11 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Wiltshire -10 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Somerset -9 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Gloucestershire -20 2 £37,000 +9.62%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 96 (93.20%) .NET
2 92 (89.32%) C#
3 64 (62.14%) ASP.NET
4 60 (58.25%) WPF
5 55 (53.40%) SQL
5 55 (53.40%) SQL Server
6 54 (52.43%) Windows
7 45 (43.69%) MVC
8 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (41.75%) WCF
9 37 (35.92%) Microsoft
9 37 (35.92%) VB.NET
10 34 (33.01%) Scrum
10 34 (33.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (23.30%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (23.30%) Unity DI Container
12 23 (22.33%) Web Services
12 23 (22.33%) .NET Framework
13 22 (21.36%) HTML
14 21 (20.39%) Visual Studio
14 21 (20.39%) TDD
14 21 (20.39%) MVVM
15 20 (19.42%) MSTest
15 20 (19.42%) Moq
15 20 (19.42%) Razor View Engine
15 20 (19.42%) NUnit
16 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
16 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (17.48%) Castle Windsor
17 18 (17.48%) Ninject

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (4.85%) IIS
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Office
2 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Broadband
2 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (53.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.42%) NUnit
2 20 (19.42%) MSTest
2 20 (19.42%) Moq
3 18 (17.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.91%) JIRA
6 2 (1.94%) FishEye
7 1 (0.97%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.97%) JMeter
General
1 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.88%) Advertising
2 2 (1.94%) Marketing
2 2 (1.94%) Legal
2 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (93.20%) Developer
2 56 (54.37%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Software Developer
4 21 (20.39%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Applications Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) .NET Applications Developer
6 8 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Web Applications Developer
8 6 (5.83%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (5.83%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Junior
10 3 (2.91%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (93.20%) .NET
2 64 (62.14%) ASP.NET
3 60 (58.25%) WPF
4 43 (41.75%) WCF
5 34 (33.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (23.30%) Unity DI Container
7 23 (22.33%) .NET Framework
7 23 (22.33%) Web Services
8 22 (21.36%) HTML
9 20 (19.42%) Razor View Engine
10 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (17.48%) Spring.NET
11 18 (17.48%) Castle Windsor
11 18 (17.48%) Ninject
11 18 (17.48%) XML
12 16 (15.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (13.59%) CSS
14 13 (12.62%) XSLT
15 10 (9.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (11.65%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.97%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (52.43%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.97%) Android
2 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) MVC
2 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.01%) Scrum
4 24 (23.30%) Dependency Injection
5 21 (20.39%) MVVM
5 21 (20.39%) TDD
6 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.48%) Kanban
8 14 (13.59%) Web Application Development
9 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.85%) Web Development
11 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) QMS
11 4 (3.88%) Time Management
12 3 (2.91%) Operations Management
12 3 (2.91%) Automated Testing
12 3 (2.91%) OOP
13 2 (1.94%) OO
13 2 (1.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 92 (89.32%) C#
2 55 (53.40%) SQL
3 37 (35.92%) VB.NET
4 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.59%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.71%) VB
7 6 (5.83%) C++
7 6 (5.83%) VBA
8 2 (1.94%) Fortran
8 2 (1.94%) VB6
8 2 (1.94%) Delphi
9 1 (0.97%) Java
9 1 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) MCP
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.77%) MCTS
3 8 (7.77%) MCAD
3 8 (7.77%) MCSD
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.94%) Telerik
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle
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