The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 152 141 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -45
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 62 68 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 1.29% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.22% 3.48% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 101
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1926 1954 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.14% 37.14% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1741 1812
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WinForms
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WinForms Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WinForms
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Staffordshire +11 29 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Birmingham -39 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Warwickshire -2 7 £45,000 +55.17% 3
Shropshire - 7 £62,000 -
Solihull -3 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Wolverhampton - 3 £32,500 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Coventry -12 1 £42,500 +32.81%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 152 (93.83%) .NET
2 129 (79.63%) C#
3 127 (78.40%) SQL Server
4 106 (65.43%) SQL
5 98 (60.49%) WPF
6 97 (59.88%) ASP.NET
7 87 (53.70%) Windows
8 86 (53.09%) VB.NET
9 70 (43.21%) .NET Framework
10 54 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 53 (32.72%) JavaScript
12 50 (30.86%) HTML
12 50 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (25.93%) TDD
14 35 (21.60%) OO
15 34 (20.99%) Relational Database
16 32 (19.75%) MVC
17 31 (19.14%) T-SQL
17 31 (19.14%) WCF
17 31 (19.14%) LINQ
18 28 (17.28%) Visual Studio
19 26 (16.05%) Unit Testing
20 25 (15.43%) Spring.NET
20 25 (15.43%) Dependency Injection
20 25 (15.43%) Castle Windsor
20 25 (15.43%) VB
21 24 (14.81%) Scrum
22 23 (14.20%) Web Development
23 22 (13.58%) CSS
23 22 (13.58%) SharePoint

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.88%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (5.56%) IIS
4 7 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (12.35%) MS Office
1 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.56%) Line 500
3 5 (3.09%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (78.40%) SQL Server
2 34 (20.99%) Relational Database
3 19 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 11 (6.79%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (17.28%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.26%) MSTest
4 14 (8.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (8.64%) Moq
4 14 (8.64%) NUnit
5 12 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (5.56%) NetAdvantage
6 9 (5.56%) LLBLGen Pro
6 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (6.79%) Finance
2 6 (3.70%) Law
3 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.47%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Military
6 1 (0.62%) Front Office
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (88.89%) Developer
2 65 (40.12%) .NET Developer
3 56 (34.57%) Software Developer
4 37 (22.84%) Senior Developer
5 36 (22.22%) C# Developer
6 20 (12.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 20 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.64%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (8.64%) WinForms Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (8.02%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (6.79%) Software Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Programmer
11 9 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (4.32%) .NET Programmer
12 7 (4.32%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (4.32%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.32%) Software Programmer
12 7 (4.32%) C# Programmer
13 6 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (93.83%) .NET
2 98 (60.49%) WPF
3 97 (59.88%) ASP.NET
4 70 (43.21%) .NET Framework
5 50 (30.86%) HTML
6 31 (19.14%) WCF
6 31 (19.14%) LINQ
7 25 (15.43%) Spring.NET
7 25 (15.43%) Castle Windsor
8 22 (13.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 22 (13.58%) CSS
9 21 (12.96%) XML
10 20 (12.35%) Web Services
11 16 (9.88%) XSLT
11 16 (9.88%) WF
11 16 (9.88%) Silverlight
11 16 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (8.64%) Unity DI Container
12 14 (8.64%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (4.32%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.85%) Tandem
6 2 (1.23%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) iPhone
7 1 (0.62%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 87 (53.70%) Windows
2 10 (6.17%) Android
3 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.09%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.93%) TDD
3 35 (21.60%) OO
4 32 (19.75%) MVC
5 26 (16.05%) Unit Testing
6 25 (15.43%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (14.81%) Scrum
8 23 (14.20%) Web Development
9 21 (12.96%) Workflow
10 20 (12.35%) Software Engineering
11 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (10.49%) OOP
12 17 (10.49%) CRM
13 16 (9.88%) Mentoring
14 15 (9.26%) UML
15 14 (8.64%) Kanban
15 14 (8.64%) MVVM
16 11 (6.79%) AOP
16 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 129 (79.63%) C#
2 106 (65.43%) SQL
3 86 (53.09%) VB.NET
4 53 (32.72%) JavaScript
5 31 (19.14%) T-SQL
6 25 (15.43%) VB
7 14 (8.64%) VBA
8 10 (6.17%) VB6
8 10 (6.17%) C++
9 4 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (0.62%) Java
10 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 54 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.73%) Oracle
3 9 (5.56%) Sage
3 9 (5.56%) Infragistics
4 6 (3.70%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.23%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.23%) Facebook
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