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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 175 135 167
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +32
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 52 78 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.51% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 3.47% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 77 46
Average salary £36,750 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2625 2245 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 43.38% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1986 1948
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 August 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 August 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
Bristol -3 16 £52,500 +40.00% 7
Wiltshire -11 8 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Gloucestershire -5 7 £32,500 -15.58% 2
Devon -13 7 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Dorset -21 7 £32,500 - 3
Somerset -25 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 100 (92.59%) .NET
2 95 (87.96%) C#
3 78 (72.22%) WPF
4 77 (71.30%) Windows
5 76 (70.37%) SQL Server
6 70 (64.81%) ASP.NET
7 60 (55.56%) MVC
8 54 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (49.07%) WCF
10 49 (45.37%) SQL
11 44 (40.74%) Scrum
12 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
13 40 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
13 40 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
14 37 (34.26%) Inversion of Control
14 37 (34.26%) MSTest
14 37 (34.26%) MVVM
14 37 (34.26%) Rhino Mocks
14 37 (34.26%) Moq
14 37 (34.26%) Castle Windsor
14 37 (34.26%) Ninject
14 37 (34.26%) TDD
14 37 (34.26%) NUnit
14 37 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (34.26%) Kanban
14 37 (34.26%) Spring.NET
15 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 35 (32.41%) Razor View Engine
15 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 33 (30.56%) Web Application Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (3.70%) IIS
2 2 (1.85%) OpenROAD
2 2 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Broadband
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.85%) Ingres
4 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (34.26%) MSTest
1 37 (34.26%) Rhino Mocks
1 37 (34.26%) Moq
1 37 (34.26%) NUnit
2 8 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.70%) Subversion
3 4 (3.70%) MSI
4 1 (0.93%) FishEye
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 19 (17.59%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (95.37%) Developer
2 73 (67.59%) .NET Developer
3 32 (29.63%) C# Developer
4 21 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (12.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 11 (10.19%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
10 8 (7.41%) Applications Developer
11 6 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
11 6 (5.56%) WinForms Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.78%) C++ Developer
13 3 (2.78%) C++/C# Developer
14 2 (1.85%) Senior C++ Developer
14 2 (1.85%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (92.59%) .NET
2 78 (72.22%) WPF
3 70 (64.81%) ASP.NET
4 54 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (49.07%) WCF
6 40 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
7 37 (34.26%) Castle Windsor
7 37 (34.26%) Ninject
7 37 (34.26%) Spring.NET
8 35 (32.41%) Razor View Engine
8 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 21 (19.44%) Web Services
10 20 (18.52%) HTML
10 20 (18.52%) .NET Framework
11 17 (15.74%) CSS
12 13 (12.04%) Silverlight
12 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (10.19%) Sass
13 11 (10.19%) LESS
14 9 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (34.26%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.85%) CCTV
3 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) Social Media
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.93%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 77 (71.30%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.56%) MVC
2 44 (40.74%) Scrum
3 40 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
4 37 (34.26%) MVVM
4 37 (34.26%) TDD
4 37 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (34.26%) Kanban
5 33 (30.56%) Web Application Development
6 20 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 18 (16.67%) Web Development
8 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.48%) OOP
10 6 (5.56%) OO
11 4 (3.70%) SOA
12 3 (2.78%) UML
13 2 (1.85%) Multithreading
13 2 (1.85%) Content Management
13 2 (1.85%) Operations Management
13 2 (1.85%) Logistics
13 2 (1.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (87.96%) C#
2 49 (45.37%) SQL
3 28 (25.93%) T-SQL
4 27 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.11%) C++
6 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.56%) C
7 6 (5.56%) VB
8 4 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.70%) Python
8 4 (3.70%) Java
9 2 (1.85%) VB6
9 2 (1.85%) Fortran
10 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (29.63%) MCP
2 32 (29.63%) MCAD
2 32 (29.63%) MCSD
2 32 (29.63%) MCTS
3 24 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.85%) GAMP
Vendors
1 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Telerik
3 1 (0.93%) Google
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Paritor
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago