The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 75 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 7 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.98% 1.97% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 5.21% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 11
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
281 326 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.36% 37.82% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 292 326
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WinForms
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Southampton

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) MVC
3 21 (77.78%) Windows
3 21 (77.78%) NUnit
3 21 (77.78%) MVVM
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
5 18 (66.67%) WPF
6 17 (62.96%) Moq
6 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (62.96%) TDD
6 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (62.96%) WCF
6 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
7 16 (59.26%) Castle Windsor
7 16 (59.26%) Ninject
7 16 (59.26%) Razor View Engine
7 16 (59.26%) Web Application Development
7 16 (59.26%) Scrum
7 16 (59.26%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (59.26%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (59.26%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (59.26%) MSTest
7 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (59.26%) Kanban
7 16 (59.26%) Spring.NET
8 9 (33.33%) CSS
8 9 (33.33%) HTML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) CTI
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) NUnit
2 17 (62.96%) Moq
3 16 (59.26%) MSTest
3 16 (59.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) AWS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) WPF
4 17 (62.96%) WCF
4 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
5 16 (59.26%) Razor View Engine
5 16 (59.26%) Spring.NET
5 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (59.26%) Castle Windsor
5 16 (59.26%) Ninject
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
8 5 (18.52%) Kendo UI
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.41%) XML
11 1 (3.70%) Spring
11 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
1 21 (77.78%) MVVM
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Kanban
3 16 (59.26%) Dependency Injection
3 16 (59.26%) Scrum
3 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (59.26%) Web Application Development
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) B2B
4 5 (18.52%) B2C
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Telerik