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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 119 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 96 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.80% 1.67% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 4.73% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 65 86
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
2144 1713 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.31% 35.22% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1464 1742
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Staffordshire -3 33 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Birmingham -12 22 £33,750 +22.72% 7
Shropshire -1 15 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Solihull +6 10 £32,500 +18.18%
Worcestershire -4 9 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Warwickshire -1 7 £47,500 -
Coventry -14 4 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 3 £37,500 +27.11% 3
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £50,000 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 147 (98.00%) .NET
2 133 (88.67%) C#
3 116 (77.33%) SQL Server
4 71 (47.33%) VB.NET
4 71 (47.33%) Windows
5 68 (45.33%) WPF
6 65 (43.33%) ASP.NET
7 62 (41.33%) HTML
7 62 (41.33%) SQL
8 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
9 54 (36.00%) .NET Framework
10 50 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
12 46 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (30.00%) WCF
14 41 (27.33%) OO
15 38 (25.33%) VB
16 34 (22.67%) XML
17 33 (22.00%) CSS
18 32 (21.33%) TDD
18 32 (21.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 31 (20.67%) Web Services
20 26 (17.33%) Scrum
20 26 (17.33%) Mentoring
21 25 (16.67%) MVC
21 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
22 24 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (15.33%) Web Development
23 23 (15.33%) VB6
23 23 (15.33%) Visual Studio

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (8.67%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.33%) IIS
4 5 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.67%) Node.js
6 3 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) Simulink
3 2 (1.33%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.33%) Broadband
2 2 (1.33%) Modbus
2 2 (1.33%) Profibus
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (77.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 19 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.33%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.67%) MySQL
10 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (15.33%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.00%) MSTest
3 17 (11.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (11.33%) Moq
3 17 (11.33%) NUnit
4 13 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.33%) LLBLGen Pro
5 5 (3.33%) NetAdvantage
5 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.67%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) JIRA
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Ant
6 1 (0.67%) Hudson
General
1 17 (11.33%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.33%) Back Office
4 6 (4.00%) Automotive
4 6 (4.00%) Law
5 5 (3.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.33%) Front Office
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 132 (88.00%) Developer
2 71 (47.33%) .NET Developer
3 43 (28.67%) C# Developer
3 43 (28.67%) Software Developer
4 34 (22.67%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 12 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Junior C# Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Junior
10 8 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (98.00%) .NET
2 68 (45.33%) WPF
3 65 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 62 (41.33%) HTML
5 54 (36.00%) .NET Framework
6 45 (30.00%) WCF
7 34 (22.67%) XML
8 33 (22.00%) CSS
9 32 (21.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 31 (20.67%) Web Services
11 22 (14.67%) jQuery
12 21 (14.00%) LINQ
13 17 (11.33%) Spring.NET
13 17 (11.33%) Castle Windsor
13 17 (11.33%) Ninject
13 17 (11.33%) Unity DI Container
14 16 (10.67%) HTML5
15 14 (9.33%) Ajax
16 11 (7.33%) SOAP
17 10 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.67%) N-Tier
4 12 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 9 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.00%) Android
4 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.33%) OO
3 32 (21.33%) TDD
4 26 (17.33%) Scrum
4 26 (17.33%) Mentoring
5 25 (16.67%) MVC
6 24 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (15.33%) Web Development
8 22 (14.67%) OOP
9 19 (12.67%) Dependency Injection
9 19 (12.67%) MVVM
10 18 (12.00%) UML
11 17 (11.33%) Kanban
12 14 (9.33%) Unit Testing
13 13 (8.67%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.33%) Workflow
15 10 (6.67%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.67%) OOD
16 6 (4.00%) CRM
16 6 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 133 (88.67%) C#
2 71 (47.33%) VB.NET
3 62 (41.33%) SQL
4 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
5 50 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 38 (25.33%) VB
7 23 (15.33%) VB6
8 20 (13.33%) C++
9 18 (12.00%) C
10 7 (4.67%) VBA
11 4 (2.67%) PHP
12 2 (1.33%) Java
12 2 (1.33%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) MCSD
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.67%) ISEB
3 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Sage
2 5 (3.33%) Infragistics
3 2 (1.33%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.33%) BT
4 1 (0.67%) Twitter
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitX
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + flexible hours!
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £3000031000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Flexi-time
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago