Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 76 72
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 7 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.78% 1.10% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 2.56% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 10
Lancashire median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,300 £32,250 £29,525
90th Percentile £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
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 Lancashire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 407 390 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 45.37% 42.81% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 353 349 345
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,200 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,250 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Chorley +3 4 £35,500 -16.47%
Blackpool - 1 £27,000 -
WinForms
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) HND
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Music Industry
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (28.57%) MSTest
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) Ninject
5 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Spring.NET

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 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSTest
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Ninject
2 2 (28.57%) Spring.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA