The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 39 43 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 23 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.36% 4.45% 5.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.36% 9.32% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 29
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 222 311 298
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 51.75% 47.70% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 196 285 276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

WinForms
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for WinForms in Staffordshire

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Staffordshire

WinForms
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Burton-upon-Trent +12 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Cannock -1 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
WinForms
West Midlands

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (63.33%) C#
3 19 (63.33%) WPF
4 18 (60.00%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) VB.NET
6 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (46.67%) jQuery
7 14 (46.67%) HTML
7 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 14 (46.67%) VB
7 14 (46.67%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (40.00%) MVC
8 12 (40.00%) Web Development
8 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (36.67%) Windows
10 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (30.00%) OOP
11 9 (30.00%) HTML5
11 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
13 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
13 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
13 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
13 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (23.33%) Service Design
13 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
13 7 (23.33%) XHTML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) Neo4j
3 4 (13.33%) Riak
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Moq
1 6 (20.00%) NUnit
1 6 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (13.33%) MSTest
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 7 (23.33%) Software Architect
4 7 (23.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Architect
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Lead Developer
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Developer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) SOA Architect
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Architect
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) WPF
3 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) Ajax
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) XHTML
8 6 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Core
9 4 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (13.33%) Kafka
9 4 (13.33%) Spring.NET
9 4 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (13.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (13.33%) Online Gambling
4 2 (6.67%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
1 12 (40.00%) Web Development
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) OOP
4 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (23.33%) Service Design
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 6 (20.00%) MVVM
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) High Availability
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Time Management
7 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (13.33%) Functional Programming
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) VB.NET
4 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
6 4 (13.33%) Erlang
6 4 (13.33%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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