Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 87 107
Rank change year-on-year -69 +20 0
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 22 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.71% 2.49% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 5.96% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 69
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £45,000 £44,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1248 940 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.53% 41.74% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 852 1126
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Warrington -35 10 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Crewe +5 6 £32,500 - 2
Knutsford - 2 £27,500 -
Congleton - 1 £47,500 -
WinForms
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) VB.NET
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) VB6
4 12 (54.55%) VB
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 7 (31.82%) CSS
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (27.27%) Web Services
9 6 (27.27%) Scrum
9 6 (27.27%) MVC
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 4 (18.18%) Windows
11 4 (18.18%) WPF
12 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
12 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
12 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
12 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (13.64%) Migration
13 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005

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 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
1 1 (4.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 15 (68.18%) C# Developer
4 14 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (54.55%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Developer
6 8 (36.36%) VB Developer
6 8 (36.36%) VB6 Developer
7 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
8 5 (22.73%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (18.18%) Junior
9 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
9 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
10 3 (13.64%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (13.64%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (13.64%) Junior C# Developer
10 3 (13.64%) Junior VB.NET Developer
10 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) WPF
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) VB.NET
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) VB
4 12 (54.55%) VB6
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) MCPD
1 1 (4.55%) MCSD
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft