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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 131 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 92 92 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.64% 1.69% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 4.99% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 70
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 45 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Birmingham -23 20 £40,000 +25.00% 5
Wolverhampton +2 7 £32,500 +26.21% 1
Coventry -11 7 £42,500 +34.92%
Shropshire - 6 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +4 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Solihull 0 1 £40,000 +16.78%
Herefordshire - 1 £25,500 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 179 (95.21%) .NET
2 138 (73.40%) C#
3 134 (71.28%) SQL Server
4 132 (70.21%) SQL
5 115 (61.17%) ASP.NET
6 113 (60.11%) VB.NET
7 108 (57.45%) Windows
8 95 (50.53%) .NET Framework
8 95 (50.53%) WPF
9 66 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (31.91%) WCF
11 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
12 50 (26.60%) Oracle
13 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
14 44 (23.40%) HTML
15 43 (22.87%) MVC
16 37 (19.68%) Web Services
16 37 (19.68%) TDD
17 36 (19.15%) T-SQL
18 35 (18.62%) Visual Studio
18 35 (18.62%) OO
18 35 (18.62%) Relational Database
19 32 (17.02%) MS Excel
20 30 (15.96%) Oracle Database
21 29 (15.43%) VB
22 28 (14.89%) Oracle Forms
22 28 (14.89%) Web Development
22 28 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 28 (14.89%) LINQ
23 26 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.70%) IIS
2 16 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.79%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.91%) MS Office
3 10 (5.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.06%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (71.28%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.62%) Relational Database
3 30 (15.96%) Oracle Database
4 26 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (11.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (11.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (7.98%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (6.38%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (18.62%) Visual Studio
2 28 (14.89%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (11.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.38%) NUnit
5 11 (5.85%) MSTest
5 11 (5.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (5.85%) Moq
6 7 (3.72%) Subversion
7 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.06%) NetAdvantage
7 2 (1.06%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 16 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (6.91%) Law
3 11 (5.85%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.85%) Finance
4 7 (3.72%) Military
5 5 (2.66%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 174 (92.55%) Developer
2 83 (44.15%) .NET Developer
3 76 (40.43%) Software Developer
4 52 (27.66%) C# Developer
5 51 (27.13%) Senior Developer
6 33 (17.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (17.02%) VB.NET Developer
8 29 (15.43%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (11.70%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (9.57%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (7.98%) Software Engineer
13 12 (6.38%) WinForms Developer
14 11 (5.85%) .NET Software Engineer
14 11 (5.85%) Senior C# Developer
15 9 (4.79%) Programmer
15 9 (4.79%) SQL Developer
15 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
16 8 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
17 7 (3.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (95.21%) .NET
2 115 (61.17%) ASP.NET
3 95 (50.53%) .NET Framework
3 95 (50.53%) WPF
4 60 (31.91%) WCF
5 44 (23.40%) HTML
6 37 (19.68%) Web Services
7 28 (14.89%) LINQ
7 28 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 24 (12.77%) XML
8 24 (12.77%) WF
9 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (11.70%) CSS
10 22 (11.70%) XSLT
11 21 (11.17%) Spring.NET
11 21 (11.17%) Castle Windsor
12 19 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (9.04%) jQuery
14 12 (6.38%) Ajax
14 12 (6.38%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.85%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (3.72%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.60%) Tandem
6 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.06%) User Experience
7 2 (1.06%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (57.45%) Windows
2 7 (3.72%) Android
3 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.87%) MVC
3 37 (19.68%) TDD
4 35 (18.62%) OO
5 28 (14.89%) Web Development
6 23 (12.23%) Scrum
7 21 (11.17%) Dependency Injection
8 19 (10.11%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.51%) Information Management
10 15 (7.98%) Workflow
11 14 (7.45%) UML
11 14 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.91%) OOP
12 13 (6.91%) SOA
12 13 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.85%) Kanban
14 11 (5.85%) MVVM
14 11 (5.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 138 (73.40%) C#
2 132 (70.21%) SQL
3 113 (60.11%) VB.NET
4 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
5 36 (19.15%) T-SQL
6 29 (15.43%) VB
7 17 (9.04%) C++
8 15 (7.98%) VBA
9 8 (4.26%) VB6
10 7 (3.72%) C
11 5 (2.66%) PHP
12 3 (1.60%) Java
13 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.06%) MCAD
3 2 (1.06%) MCSD
4 1 (0.53%) MCTS
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
Vendors
1 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.60%) Oracle
3 6 (3.19%) DevExpress
4 4 (2.13%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.06%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.06%) Facebook
5 2 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.06%) Sage
6 1 (0.53%) Typemock
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton upon Trent
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago