Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 95 84
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 23 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.85% 1.36% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 2.66% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 24
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £46,500 £44,500 £43,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +3.90% +4.76% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 667 640 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 53.70% 51.16% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 578 550 480
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,100 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,625 £59,775 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Somerset

WinForms
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Somerset

WinForms
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Bath -19 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Taunton +14 1 £30,000 -27.27%
WinForms
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (91.30%) WPF
4 20 (86.96%) MVC
5 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (69.57%) WCF
6 15 (65.22%) Scrum
6 15 (65.22%) TDD
7 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
8 13 (56.52%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (52.17%) MVVM
10 11 (47.83%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (47.83%) Moq
10 11 (47.83%) BDD
10 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (47.83%) Web Application Development
10 11 (47.83%) NUnit
10 11 (47.83%) NHibernate
10 11 (47.83%) Music Streaming
10 11 (47.83%) Kanban
10 11 (47.83%) Windows
11 9 (39.13%) SQL
11 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
12 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
13 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
14 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Moq
1 11 (47.83%) NUnit
1 11 (47.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.35%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) WPF
3 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (69.57%) WCF
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (47.83%) NHibernate
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (47.83%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) MVC
3 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 15 (65.22%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) MVVM
5 11 (47.83%) BDD
5 11 (47.83%) Kanban
5 11 (47.83%) Web Application Development
6 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Line Management
8 4 (17.39%) Process Management
8 4 (17.39%) System Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Workflow
9 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 4 (17.39%) XPath
4 4 (17.39%) XQuery
5 2 (8.70%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle