The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 51 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 25 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.85% 5.89% 5.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.26% 11.23% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 35
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 383 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.54% 52.47% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 248 314 282
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Lichfield +7 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Tamworth -16 5 £35,000 +1.44%
Stafford - 4 £34,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +9 2 £23,000 -34.28%
WinForms
West Midlands

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 57 (98.28%) .NET
2 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
3 48 (82.76%) C#
4 33 (56.90%) VB.NET
5 30 (51.72%) SQL
6 28 (48.28%) T-SQL
7 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
8 24 (41.38%) WPF
9 23 (39.66%) Windows
10 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
11 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
12 18 (31.03%) OO
13 17 (29.31%) VB
14 16 (27.59%) N-Tier
15 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
15 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
16 14 (24.14%) XML
16 14 (24.14%) OOP
16 14 (24.14%) MVC
17 13 (22.41%) Web Services
17 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
18 12 (20.69%) HTML
18 12 (20.69%) Back Office
18 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (18.97%) WCF
19 11 (18.97%) REST
20 10 (17.24%) JSON
20 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
20 10 (17.24%) SOAP
21 9 (15.52%) Scrum

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) MSTest
2 5 (8.62%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (8.62%) Moq
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (20.69%) Back Office
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 33 (56.90%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Senior Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Software Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (17.24%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Lead .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (41.38%) WPF
4 14 (24.14%) XML
5 13 (22.41%) Web Services
5 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
6 12 (20.69%) HTML
7 11 (18.97%) WCF
7 11 (18.97%) REST
8 10 (17.24%) JSON
8 10 (17.24%) SOAP
9 7 (12.07%) jQuery
10 6 (10.34%) LINQ
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.62%) Spring.NET
11 5 (8.62%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (8.62%) Ninject
11 5 (8.62%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (8.62%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.62%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
2 18 (31.03%) OO
3 14 (24.14%) OOP
3 14 (24.14%) MVC
4 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
5 9 (15.52%) Web Development
5 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) TDD
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.62%) Kanban
8 5 (8.62%) MVVM
8 5 (8.62%) Web Application Development
8 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.45%) SOA
10 2 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (82.76%) C#
2 33 (56.90%) VB.NET
3 30 (51.72%) SQL
4 28 (48.28%) T-SQL
5 17 (29.31%) VB
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) VB6
8 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
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