The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 48 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.72% 0.90% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 2.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 183 121 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 43.68% 36.45% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 176 108 160
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Lancashire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Salary histogram for WinForms in Lancashire

WinForms
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Lancashire 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
Chorley - 2 £42,500 -
Blackburn - 1 £21,500 -
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
6 7 (53.85%) C++
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (46.15%) DevExpress
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 4 (30.77%) Scrum
9 4 (30.77%) C
9 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (30.77%) OO
9 4 (30.77%) OOD
9 4 (30.77%) JIRA
9 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
9 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (30.77%) MVVM
9 4 (30.77%) QA
9 4 (30.77%) WPF
9 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (30.77%) Kanban
9 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 3 (23.08%) Windows
10 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Junior
4 4 (30.77%) Junior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (30.77%) OOD
3 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) DevExpress