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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 214 217 149
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -68
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 36 36 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.59% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 1.42% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 78
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,050 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2187 2531 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.65% 41.34% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2252 2248
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 30 April 2016. 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 +5 11 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Wiltshire -2 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bristol +2 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Gloucestershire +12 5 £32,750 -21.08%
Somerset -5 3 £37,500 -6.25%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 71 (95.95%) .NET
2 66 (89.19%) C#
3 51 (68.92%) SQL Server
4 48 (64.86%) Windows
5 47 (63.51%) WCF
6 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (56.76%) SQL
7 37 (50.00%) WPF
8 35 (47.30%) ASP.NET
8 35 (47.30%) MVC
9 34 (45.95%) VB
10 31 (41.89%) VB.NET
10 31 (41.89%) Visual Studio
11 30 (40.54%) .NET Framework
12 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
12 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
13 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
13 28 (37.84%) Scrum
13 28 (37.84%) TDD
13 28 (37.84%) Degree
14 25 (33.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (33.78%) Mentoring
15 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
16 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
17 22 (29.73%) C++
18 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (27.03%) VB6
20 19 (25.68%) NHibernate
21 18 (24.32%) MCPD
21 18 (24.32%) MCTS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (2.70%) IIS
1 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (24.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (68.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) Crystal Reports
3 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) Visual Studio
2 25 (33.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (20.27%) Moq
3 15 (20.27%) NUnit
3 15 (20.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (13.51%) Subversion
5 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.76%) JUnit
7 4 (5.41%) JIRA
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.70%) AccuRev
9 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.70%) JMeter
9 2 (2.70%) NeoLoad
10 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.35%) MSTest
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (97.30%) Developer
2 40 (54.05%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.43%) Software Developer
4 17 (22.97%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 2 (2.70%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Developer in Test
9 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (95.95%) .NET
2 47 (63.51%) WCF
3 37 (50.00%) WPF
4 35 (47.30%) ASP.NET
5 30 (40.54%) .NET Framework
6 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (25.68%) NHibernate
8 18 (24.32%) COM
8 18 (24.32%) CSS
9 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (16.22%) HTML
10 12 (16.22%) Web Services
11 11 (14.86%) XML
12 8 (10.81%) jQuery
13 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
14 6 (8.11%) Ajax
14 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
14 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
14 6 (8.11%) XSL
15 4 (5.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Streaming Music
2 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.70%) Photography
4 2 (2.70%) Robotics
4 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Tandem
5 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.30%) MVC
3 28 (37.84%) Scrum
3 28 (37.84%) TDD
4 25 (33.78%) Mentoring
5 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
6 16 (21.62%) MVVM
7 15 (20.27%) Kanban
8 14 (18.92%) BDD
8 14 (18.92%) SDLC
8 14 (18.92%) Web Application Development
9 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.81%) OOP
11 6 (8.11%) OO
11 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.11%) Project Management
11 6 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (8.11%) SOA
11 6 (8.11%) UML
12 3 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (89.19%) C#
2 42 (56.76%) SQL
3 34 (45.95%) VB
4 31 (41.89%) VB.NET
5 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
6 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
7 22 (29.73%) C++
8 20 (27.03%) VB6
9 18 (24.32%) VC++
10 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
11 3 (4.05%) Java
12 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.70%) C
12 2 (2.70%) C++/CLI
12 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.70%) XPath
12 2 (2.70%) XQuery
13 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
2 18 (24.32%) MCPD
2 18 (24.32%) MCTS
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) SAP
3 11 (14.86%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) Cegedim Rx
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
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