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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 195 156 134
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -22
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 39 77 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.35% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 3.85% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 83
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1941 2002 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.92% 35.17% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1810 1704
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -6 18 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Birmingham -30 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Coventry -4 4 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire +6 2 £28,750 +15.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £27,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £34,000 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 106 (88.33%) C#
3 83 (69.17%) ASP.NET
4 82 (68.33%) SQL
5 65 (54.17%) SQL Server
6 62 (51.67%) WPF
7 59 (49.17%) VB.NET
8 56 (46.67%) JavaScript
9 52 (43.33%) HTML
10 50 (41.67%) Windows
11 47 (39.17%) T-SQL
12 46 (38.33%) MVC
13 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (35.83%) .NET Framework
14 39 (32.50%) TDD
15 36 (30.00%) OO
16 32 (26.67%) WCF
17 30 (25.00%) OOP
17 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
18 28 (23.33%) Unit Testing
19 26 (21.67%) CSS
19 26 (21.67%) Entity Framework
20 25 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 24 (20.00%) XML
21 24 (20.00%) Ajax
22 21 (17.50%) NUnit
22 21 (17.50%) ADO.NET
23 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
23 20 (16.67%) HTML5
24 19 (15.83%) Ninject

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.67%) CMS
1 8 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Sage Pay
2 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.83%) VLDB
3 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (17.50%) NUnit
2 19 (15.83%) Visual Studio
3 16 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (11.67%) NSubstitute
4 14 (11.67%) ReSharper
5 5 (4.17%) Moq
5 5 (4.17%) MSTest
5 5 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Law
2 2 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (83.33%) Developer
2 75 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 49 (40.83%) C# Developer
4 41 (34.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (30.83%) Software Developer
6 32 (26.67%) WinForms Developer
7 27 (22.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 24 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 24 (20.00%) WPF Developer
9 23 (19.17%) C# Software Developer
10 21 (17.50%) C# WPF Developer
11 16 (13.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 14 (11.67%) SQL Developer
13 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
15 7 (5.83%) Applications Developer
15 7 (5.83%) Technical Leader
16 6 (5.00%) Graduate
16 6 (5.00%) Junior
16 6 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (69.17%) ASP.NET
3 62 (51.67%) WPF
4 52 (43.33%) HTML
5 43 (35.83%) .NET Framework
6 32 (26.67%) WCF
7 26 (21.67%) CSS
7 26 (21.67%) Entity Framework
8 25 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (20.00%) Ajax
9 24 (20.00%) XML
10 21 (17.50%) ADO.NET
11 20 (16.67%) HTML5
12 19 (15.83%) Ninject
13 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (15.00%) LINQ
14 17 (14.17%) XSD
15 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (12.50%) REST
16 14 (11.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (11.67%) N-Tier
3 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.67%) iPad
4 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.17%) Tandem
6 4 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) SCADA
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.33%) MVC
2 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (32.50%) TDD
4 36 (30.00%) OO
5 30 (25.00%) OOP
6 28 (23.33%) Unit Testing
7 19 (15.83%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (15.83%) Migration
8 17 (14.17%) Scrum
9 15 (12.50%) OOD
9 15 (12.50%) QMS
9 15 (12.50%) SOA
10 14 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.17%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.17%) MVVM
13 10 (8.33%) Web Development
14 9 (7.50%) Configuration Management
15 5 (4.17%) Kanban
15 5 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (88.33%) C#
2 82 (68.33%) SQL
3 59 (49.17%) VB.NET
4 56 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 47 (39.17%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.50%) XAML
7 8 (6.67%) C++
8 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.33%) F#
9 4 (3.33%) Java
9 4 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.50%) VB
11 2 (1.67%) Delphi
12 1 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) Python
12 1 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (0.83%) MCSD
4 1 (0.83%) MCTS
4 1 (0.83%) OCA
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.67%) DevExpress
3 5 (4.17%) Google
3 5 (4.17%) PayPal
3 5 (4.17%) WorldPay
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
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