Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 137 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 -33 -4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 10 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 1.30% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 3.17% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 39
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,750 £28,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £54,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 767 1,262 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 37.05% 41.01% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 569 955 837
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -20 8 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Chester - 2 £42,500 - 1
WinForms
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (30.00%) Hyperconnected
6 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (30.00%) Google
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) NHS
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) API Development
8 1 (10.00%) SOLID
8 1 (10.00%) React
8 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Core

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Internet Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) MVVM
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google