The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 69 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 1 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 4.29% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 10.20% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
241 147 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.41% 42.00% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 191 119 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
Hertfordshire

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WinForms
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Watford

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) ERD
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) DTS
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (16.67%) NHibernate

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) MonoRail
3 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) ERD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA