Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 115 85
Rank change year-on-year +47 -30 -1
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 26 6 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.40% 0.37% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 1.03% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 65
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% -14.44%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +6.25%

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 351 582 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.38% 36.22% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 286 538 593
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £60,200
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Bedfordshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Bedfordshire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Bedfordshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 11 £47,500 - 2
Luton +23 9 £42,500 +21.43%
Leighton Buzzard +4 6 £45,000 -10.00%
WinForms
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) WPF
5 18 (69.23%) WCF
6 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (53.85%) MVC
8 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (42.31%) Windows
10 11 (42.31%) MVVM
11 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (34.62%) RESTful
12 9 (34.62%) Web Services
12 9 (34.62%) TDD
12 9 (34.62%) NUnit
13 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
14 6 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
14 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (23.08%) BDD
14 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
14 6 (23.08%) Kanban
14 6 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
14 6 (23.08%) Moq
14 6 (23.08%) Scrum
14 6 (23.08%) NHibernate
14 6 (23.08%) Music Streaming
15 5 (19.23%) OOP
15 5 (19.23%) Multithreading

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) NUnit
2 6 (23.08%) Moq
2 6 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
2 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# WPF Developer
3 7 (26.92%) WPF Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) WPF
3 18 (69.23%) WCF
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (34.62%) RESTful
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (23.08%) NHibernate
8 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 4 (15.38%) MSMQ
8 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (15.38%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (11.54%) LINQ
10 2 (7.69%) OpenGL
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (23.08%) Music Streaming
3 5 (19.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 11 (42.31%) MVVM
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) Kanban
5 6 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
6 5 (19.23%) OOP
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft