The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 81 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 12 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 1.39% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 3.76% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 32
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 472 479 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.28% 36.90% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 407 402 476
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Cheshire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Cheshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Warrington 0 8 £40,000 -
Crewe - 3 £55,000 - 1
Chester - 1 £32,000 - 3
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) WPF
3 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (61.76%) Scrum
4 21 (61.76%) Kanban
5 20 (58.82%) TDD
5 20 (58.82%) VB.NET
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
6 19 (55.88%) MVVM
7 17 (50.00%) Moq
7 17 (50.00%) WCF
7 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (50.00%) Windows
7 17 (50.00%) MVC
7 17 (50.00%) NUnit
8 16 (47.06%) SQL
8 16 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (41.18%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
10 13 (38.24%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (38.24%) Ninject
10 13 (38.24%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (38.24%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (38.24%) MSTest
10 13 (38.24%) Spring.NET
11 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
12 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Moq
1 17 (50.00%) NUnit
2 16 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (38.24%) MSTest
4 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.82%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (85.29%) .NET Developer
3 14 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 13 (38.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Graduate
5 8 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Internet Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) WinForms Developer
7 6 (17.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) WPF
3 17 (50.00%) WCF
4 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 14 (41.18%) Unity DI Container
5 13 (38.24%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (38.24%) Ninject
5 13 (38.24%) Spring.NET
6 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
12 2 (5.88%) RESTful
13 1 (2.94%) JSON
13 1 (2.94%) MDX
13 1 (2.94%) SOAP
13 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Tandem
3 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Kanban
2 21 (61.76%) Scrum
3 20 (58.82%) TDD
4 19 (55.88%) MVVM
5 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (50.00%) MVC
6 13 (38.24%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (38.24%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development
8 6 (17.65%) OO
8 6 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (11.76%) SOLID
10 3 (8.82%) Business Development
10 3 (8.82%) DevOps
10 3 (8.82%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 3 (8.82%) OOD
10 3 (8.82%) OOP
10 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) VB.NET
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XAML
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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