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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 130 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 81 95 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 1.74% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 4.73% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 96
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1975 2007 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.32% 36.67% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1789 1719 1728
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 September 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 September 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 -9 30 £45,000 +18.42% 3
Birmingham +16 26 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Coventry -8 10 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Worcestershire +7 8 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Warwickshire -3 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Solihull - 4 £36,250 -
Halesowen - 3 £32,500 -
Herefordshire +5 2 £42,500 +66.66%
Shropshire -7 1 £47,500 +11.76% 2
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 162 (98.18%) .NET
2 152 (92.12%) C#
3 116 (70.30%) SQL Server
4 86 (52.12%) Windows
5 85 (51.52%) WPF
6 81 (49.09%) ASP.NET
7 79 (47.88%) VB.NET
8 76 (46.06%) HTML
9 75 (45.45%) SQL
10 74 (44.85%) JavaScript
11 73 (44.24%) WCF
12 59 (35.76%) Microsoft
13 58 (35.15%) OO
13 58 (35.15%) T-SQL
14 55 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (32.12%) VB
16 52 (31.52%) .NET Framework
17 45 (27.27%) CSS
18 44 (26.67%) MVC
19 43 (26.06%) Web Services
20 41 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 39 (23.64%) XML
22 38 (23.03%) Degree
22 38 (23.03%) Software Engineering
23 36 (21.82%) Scrum
24 32 (19.39%) VB6
24 32 (19.39%) Web Development
24 32 (19.39%) Mentoring
25 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
25 31 (18.79%) OOD

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (11.52%) IIS
2 4 (2.42%) Apache
2 4 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.42%) Node.js
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) Broadband
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (70.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.94%) Crystal Reports
2 23 (13.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (10.30%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.03%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.82%) SQLite
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.82%) MySQL
9 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.12%) NUnit
2 20 (12.12%) MSTest
2 20 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
2 20 (12.12%) Moq
3 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.21%) Ant
4 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) AccuRev
General
1 28 (16.97%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Back Office
3 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.85%) Games
5 5 (3.03%) Law
6 3 (1.82%) Publishing
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.21%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (86.67%) Developer
2 81 (49.09%) .NET Developer
3 45 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 44 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 27 (16.36%) VB.NET Developer
6 25 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (10.91%) Senior Developer
8 17 (10.30%) Software Engineer
9 14 (8.48%) Graduate
10 9 (5.45%) Junior
10 9 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.85%) WinForms Developer
11 8 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Junior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (98.18%) .NET
2 85 (51.52%) WPF
3 81 (49.09%) ASP.NET
4 76 (46.06%) HTML
5 73 (44.24%) WCF
6 52 (31.52%) .NET Framework
7 45 (27.27%) CSS
8 43 (26.06%) Web Services
9 41 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 39 (23.64%) XML
11 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (15.15%) HTML5
13 24 (14.55%) jQuery
14 20 (12.12%) Spring.NET
14 20 (12.12%) Castle Windsor
14 20 (12.12%) Ninject
14 20 (12.12%) Unity DI Container
15 19 (11.52%) .NET Compact Framework
15 19 (11.52%) ADO.NET
16 14 (8.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.58%) Computer Science
2 28 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (13.94%) Client/Server
4 20 (12.12%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (9.70%) N-Tier
6 14 (8.48%) User Experience
7 11 (6.67%) Thin Client
7 11 (6.67%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.03%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.61%) iPhone
12 1 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 86 (52.12%) Windows
2 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.24%) Android
4 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.15%) OO
2 55 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.67%) MVC
4 38 (23.03%) Software Engineering
5 36 (21.82%) Scrum
6 32 (19.39%) Web Development
6 32 (19.39%) Mentoring
7 31 (18.79%) OOD
8 30 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (16.36%) TDD
10 26 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (15.15%) SDLC
12 24 (14.55%) MVVM
13 22 (13.33%) Kanban
14 19 (11.52%) OOP
14 19 (11.52%) Unit Testing
15 14 (8.48%) Web Application Development
16 10 (6.06%) Open Source
17 9 (5.45%) UML
17 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 152 (92.12%) C#
2 79 (47.88%) VB.NET
3 75 (45.45%) SQL
4 74 (44.85%) JavaScript
5 58 (35.15%) T-SQL
6 53 (32.12%) VB
7 32 (19.39%) VB6
8 22 (13.33%) C++
9 14 (8.48%) C
10 12 (7.27%) Java
11 6 (3.64%) PHP
12 2 (1.21%) VC++
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (23.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) MCSD
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.42%) QA
Vendors
1 59 (35.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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