Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 221 219
Rank change year-on-year -25 -2 -20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 49 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.62% 0.91% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 2.08% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 55
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,150 £35,000 £24,450
90th Percentile £60,750 £54,750 £48,750
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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3774 3224 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.45% 43.78% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3187 2846 2592
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Manchester

WinForms
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Manchester

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Manchester

WinForms
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bolton +4 9 £29,000 - 1
Altrincham -14 1 £37,500 +22.95%
WinForms
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 32 (65.31%) SQL
4 25 (51.02%) WPF
5 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (44.90%) Web Services
6 22 (44.90%) WCF
7 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
7 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.78%) Scrum
8 19 (38.78%) MSTest
9 18 (36.73%) MVVM
9 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (36.73%) NUnit
9 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
10 17 (34.69%) CSS
10 17 (34.69%) T-SQL
10 17 (34.69%) MVC
11 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
12 15 (30.61%) HTML
12 15 (30.61%) LINQ
12 15 (30.61%) jQuery
13 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 14 (28.57%) XML
14 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
14 13 (26.53%) Finance
14 13 (26.53%) Back Office
14 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (24.49%) DevOps

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (8.16%) MS Access
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MSTest
2 18 (36.73%) NUnit
3 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Moq
4 4 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (6.12%) AccuRev
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 13 (26.53%) Back Office
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 36 (73.47%) .NET Developer
3 31 (63.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 31 (63.27%) C# Developer
4 25 (51.02%) .NET Software Developer
4 25 (51.02%) C# Software Developer
4 25 (51.02%) Software Developer
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Developer
6 13 (26.53%) C# WPF Developer
6 13 (26.53%) WPF Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Agile Developer
7 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (24.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior SQL Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) WPF
3 22 (44.90%) WCF
3 22 (44.90%) Web Services
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
6 15 (30.61%) HTML
6 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 15 (30.61%) LINQ
7 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (28.57%) XML
8 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (24.49%) RESTful
9 12 (24.49%) Silverlight
9 12 (24.49%) SOAP
9 12 (24.49%) WF
9 12 (24.49%) XSLT
10 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.20%) Ninject
11 5 (10.20%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.16%) Social Network
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Scrum
3 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (36.73%) MVVM
4 17 (34.69%) MVC
5 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 12 (24.49%) DevOps
6 12 (24.49%) DSDM
6 12 (24.49%) OO
6 12 (24.49%) RUP
6 12 (24.49%) UML
6 12 (24.49%) Use Case
7 11 (22.45%) OOP
8 9 (18.37%) Performance Optimisation
8 9 (18.37%) SOA
9 7 (14.29%) Kanban
10 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.24%) TDD
11 5 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (10.20%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.69%) T-SQL
5 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
6 12 (24.49%) C++
6 12 (24.49%) PL/SQL
7 7 (14.29%) VB
8 4 (8.16%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Facebook
2 4 (8.16%) Twitter