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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 141 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 82 96 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.78% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 4.77% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 92
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2142 2011 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.82% 37.22% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 1729 1897
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Birmingham +4 31 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Staffordshire -11 19 £42,000 +26.31% 2
Worcestershire -1 13 £25,000 -40.47% 2
Coventry -11 10 £40,000 - 4
Shropshire -9 6 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £37,500 - 1
Halesowen - 3 £32,500 -
Solihull +10 2 £38,750 +40.90% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 161 (98.17%) .NET
2 150 (91.46%) C#
3 116 (70.73%) SQL Server
4 81 (49.39%) WPF
5 79 (48.17%) HTML
6 78 (47.56%) VB.NET
7 77 (46.95%) ASP.NET
8 74 (45.12%) Windows
9 73 (44.51%) JavaScript
10 69 (42.07%) SQL
11 64 (39.02%) WCF
12 60 (36.59%) T-SQL
13 54 (32.93%) OO
14 53 (32.32%) .NET Framework
15 52 (31.71%) VB
15 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
17 44 (26.83%) CSS
18 42 (25.61%) Web Services
18 42 (25.61%) XML
19 41 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 40 (24.39%) MVC
21 32 (19.51%) Mentoring
22 30 (18.29%) Web Development
23 29 (17.68%) jQuery
23 29 (17.68%) Scrum
23 29 (17.68%) VB6
24 28 (17.07%) Software Engineering
24 28 (17.07%) MS Excel
24 28 (17.07%) Degree

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (8.54%) IIS
2 7 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.05%) Node.js
4 4 (2.44%) Apache
4 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) Simulink
2 2 (1.22%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) Broadband
2 2 (1.22%) Modbus
2 2 (1.22%) Profibus
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (70.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.98%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.05%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.83%) MySQL
9 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.22%) SQLite
9 2 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (12.80%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.15%) NUnit
2 15 (9.15%) MSTest
2 15 (9.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (9.15%) Moq
3 8 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.83%) Subversion
5 2 (1.22%) Ant
5 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.61%) Hudson
6 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (13.41%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Back Office
3 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.27%) Law
5 6 (3.66%) Automotive
6 4 (2.44%) Games
7 3 (1.83%) Marketing
8 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 143 (87.20%) Developer
2 75 (45.73%) .NET Developer
3 49 (29.88%) Software Developer
4 47 (28.66%) C# Developer
5 25 (15.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (14.63%) Senior Developer
7 20 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (9.15%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Software Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Graduate
11 10 (6.10%) Junior
11 10 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (5.49%) Junior Developer
12 9 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
13 8 (4.88%) WinForms Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Junior .NET Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Junior C# .NET Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Junior C# Developer
15 6 (3.66%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (98.17%) .NET
2 81 (49.39%) WPF
3 79 (48.17%) HTML
4 77 (46.95%) ASP.NET
5 64 (39.02%) WCF
6 53 (32.32%) .NET Framework
7 44 (26.83%) CSS
8 42 (25.61%) Web Services
8 42 (25.61%) XML
9 41 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 29 (17.68%) jQuery
11 27 (16.46%) HTML5
12 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (10.37%) LINQ
14 15 (9.15%) Spring.NET
14 15 (9.15%) Castle Windsor
14 15 (9.15%) Ninject
14 15 (9.15%) ADO.NET
14 15 (9.15%) Unity DI Container
15 14 (8.54%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.80%) Computer Science
3 19 (11.59%) Client/Server
4 15 (9.15%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (8.54%) N-Tier
6 10 (6.10%) User Experience
7 8 (4.88%) Thin Client
7 8 (4.88%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.61%) iPad
11 1 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.12%) Windows
2 15 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.66%) Android
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.93%) OO
2 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (24.39%) MVC
4 32 (19.51%) Mentoring
5 30 (18.29%) Web Development
6 29 (17.68%) Scrum
7 28 (17.07%) Software Engineering
8 26 (15.85%) TDD
9 23 (14.02%) OOP
10 22 (13.41%) OOD
10 22 (13.41%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (11.59%) MVVM
13 17 (10.37%) Kanban
13 17 (10.37%) SDLC
13 17 (10.37%) Unit Testing
14 15 (9.15%) UML
15 12 (7.32%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.88%) Web Application Development
17 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 150 (91.46%) C#
2 78 (47.56%) VB.NET
3 73 (44.51%) JavaScript
4 69 (42.07%) SQL
5 60 (36.59%) T-SQL
6 52 (31.71%) VB
7 29 (17.68%) VB6
8 26 (15.85%) C++
9 21 (12.80%) C
10 10 (6.10%) Java
11 6 (3.66%) PHP
12 2 (1.22%) VBA
12 2 (1.22%) VC++
12 2 (1.22%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (17.07%) Degree
2 4 (2.44%) MCSD
2 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.22%) Google
2 2 (1.22%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Coventry
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Sutton Coldfield
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
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Worcester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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