The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 11 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.94% - 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.30% - 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Median salary £27,500 - £24,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

WinForms is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 38 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 46.34% 52.78% 65.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 102
Median salary £33,750 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.92% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing WinForms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Bolton

WinForms
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Bolton

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Bolton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) WPF
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) MVC
5 9 (60.00%) Scrum
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) NUnit
5 9 (60.00%) Kanban
5 9 (60.00%) MVVM
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (33.33%) MSTest
7 5 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (33.33%) Ninject
7 5 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (33.33%) Tandem
7 5 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (33.33%) Moq
7 5 (33.33%) Spring.NET
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) JIRA
8 4 (26.67%) QA

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) NUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Moq
2 5 (33.33%) MSTest
2 5 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
1 4 (26.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) WPF
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (33.33%) Ninject
4 5 (33.33%) Spring.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Kanban
3 9 (60.00%) MVVM
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (26.67%) OOD
6 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) C
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft