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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 159 136 127
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 79 86 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.59% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 4.12% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 91
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £44,800 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2082 2085 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.09% 38.61% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1893 1701
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +17 51 £42,500 - 7
Birmingham -21 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Worcestershire -6 4 £24,000 -32.86% 1
Warwickshire -7 4 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Shropshire -24 4 £42,500 -
Coventry -7 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Solihull +4 1 £30,000 -10.44% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £21,500 -42.66%
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 144 (100.00%) .NET
2 125 (86.81%) C#
3 92 (63.89%) ASP.NET
4 87 (60.42%) SQL
5 76 (52.78%) Windows
5 76 (52.78%) WPF
6 66 (45.83%) JavaScript
7 65 (45.14%) HTML
8 64 (44.44%) SQL Server
9 62 (43.06%) VB.NET
10 50 (34.72%) MVC
10 50 (34.72%) .NET Framework
11 49 (34.03%) T-SQL
12 48 (33.33%) WCF
13 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (25.69%) TDD
16 35 (24.31%) Unit Testing
16 35 (24.31%) OOP
17 34 (23.61%) HTML5
17 34 (23.61%) Entity Framework
18 33 (22.92%) Software Engineering
19 32 (22.22%) Degree
20 31 (21.53%) OO
21 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET Web API
22 28 (19.44%) NUnit
23 27 (18.75%) Migration
23 27 (18.75%) Ajax
24 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
24 25 (17.36%) 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 3 (2.08%) CMS
1 3 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) SSL
2 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) VLDB
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (19.44%) NUnit
2 21 (14.58%) Visual Studio
3 19 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (11.81%) NSubstitute
4 17 (11.81%) ReSharper
5 11 (7.64%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (7.64%) TeamCity
6 9 (6.25%) Moq
6 9 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (5.56%) MSTest
8 2 (1.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.69%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.69%) Hudson
9 1 (0.69%) JIRA
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 13 (9.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Back Office
3 2 (1.39%) Games
3 2 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (70.14%) Developer
2 88 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 39 (27.08%) C# Developer
4 38 (26.39%) WinForms Developer
5 36 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
7 26 (18.06%) Software Developer
8 25 (17.36%) Software Engineer
9 19 (13.19%) WPF Developer
10 18 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (12.50%) Junior
11 16 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
12 15 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 12 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
13 12 (8.33%) Technical Leader
14 11 (7.64%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (7.64%) Graduate
15 10 (6.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (100.00%) .NET
2 92 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 76 (52.78%) WPF
4 65 (45.14%) HTML
5 50 (34.72%) .NET Framework
6 48 (33.33%) WCF
7 38 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (23.61%) Entity Framework
8 34 (23.61%) HTML5
9 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (18.75%) Ajax
11 25 (17.36%) Ninject
12 24 (16.67%) LINQ
13 23 (15.97%) CSS
13 23 (15.97%) XML
14 21 (14.58%) ADO.NET
14 21 (14.58%) XSD
15 19 (13.19%) REST
16 17 (11.81%) AngularJS
17 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 15 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.03%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (9.03%) Fat Client
4 13 (9.03%) Thin Client
5 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.47%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.47%) Tandem
7 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) SCADA
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 76 (52.78%) Windows
2 11 (7.64%) Unix
3 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.72%) MVC
2 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (25.69%) TDD
4 35 (24.31%) OOP
4 35 (24.31%) Unit Testing
5 33 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 31 (21.53%) OO
7 27 (18.75%) Migration
8 25 (17.36%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (15.28%) Mentoring
10 21 (14.58%) SOA
10 21 (14.58%) Web Development
11 19 (13.19%) OOD
11 19 (13.19%) Scrum
12 16 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (11.11%) MVVM
13 15 (10.42%) QMS
14 9 (6.25%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.25%) Kanban
14 9 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 125 (86.81%) C#
2 87 (60.42%) SQL
3 66 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 62 (43.06%) VB.NET
5 49 (34.03%) T-SQL
6 19 (13.19%) XAML
7 14 (9.72%) C++
7 14 (9.72%) VB
8 12 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 11 (7.64%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.94%) F#
10 10 (6.94%) Java
11 6 (4.17%) VB6
12 2 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.69%) C
13 1 (0.69%) Perl
13 1 (0.69%) Python
13 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (22.22%) Degree
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.08%) MCSD
3 3 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (0.69%) OCA
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle
4 3 (2.08%) Google
4 3 (2.08%) PayPal
4 3 (2.08%) WorldPay
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