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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 43 42 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 23 24 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.19% 4.13% 10.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 8.63% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 51
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £53,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
235 278 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.81% 47.85% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 225 231 241
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Burton-upon-Trent +8 6 £45,000 -
Tamworth -2 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cannock +7 4 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 3 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Lichfield - 3 £32,500 -
WinForms
West Midlands

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
3 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 41 (75.93%) C#
4 41 (75.93%) SQL
5 37 (68.52%) VB.NET
6 31 (57.41%) WPF
7 30 (55.56%) Windows
8 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
8 28 (51.85%) .NET Framework
9 23 (42.59%) LINQ
10 20 (37.04%) HTML
11 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
13 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
13 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
14 14 (25.93%) CRM
14 14 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
15 13 (24.07%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (24.07%) WF
15 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (24.07%) MS Office
15 13 (24.07%) Workflow
15 13 (24.07%) MVC
16 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (22.22%) OOP
16 12 (22.22%) OO
16 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
16 12 (22.22%) Web Development
16 12 (22.22%) Relational Database

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 13 (24.07%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (12.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Office
2 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (12.96%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.56%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.96%) NetAdvantage
3 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (12.96%) LLBLGen Pro
4 1 (1.85%) MSTest
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) Software Developer
3 17 (31.48%) .NET Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Software Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Programmer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior WinForms Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (57.41%) WPF
4 28 (51.85%) .NET Framework
5 23 (42.59%) LINQ
6 20 (37.04%) HTML
7 13 (24.07%) WF
8 9 (16.67%) Silverlight
9 7 (12.96%) XML
9 7 (12.96%) LINQ to SQL
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.41%) jQuery
12 2 (3.70%) Web Services
13 1 (1.85%) CSS
13 1 (1.85%) JSON
13 1 (1.85%) REST
13 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) CRM
2 13 (24.07%) MVC
2 13 (24.07%) Workflow
3 12 (22.22%) OOP
3 12 (22.22%) OO
3 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 12 (22.22%) Web Development
4 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Web Design
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.85%) Change Management
8 1 (1.85%) Scrum
8 1 (1.85%) RAD
8 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.85%) Test Management
8 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) C#
1 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) VB.NET
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.96%) VB
5 7 (12.96%) VBA
5 7 (12.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Sage
2 7 (12.96%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.70%) Facebook
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 5 days ago