The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.60% - 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% - 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £20,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 49.60% 68.18% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 61
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

WinForms
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Wigan region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Wigan

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ColdFusion
4 2 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (33.33%) Intranet
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (33.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle