Period
to 25 February 2018

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 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 74 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 -4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 15 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.40% 2.43% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.71% 4.38% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 45
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £33,250 £25,150
90th Percentile £51,250 £60,250 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 404 593 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.58% 55.32% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 333 519 507
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,100 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 6 months to 25 February 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Tamworth - 5 £30,000 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +1 2 £47,500 +11.76%
WinForms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) VB
5 6 (40.00%) VB6
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) WPF
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (13.33%) MVVM
9 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) Web Development
9 2 (13.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 2 (13.33%) Back Office
10 1 (6.67%) MVC
10 1 (6.67%) Finance

WinForms
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) AccuRev
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) NSubstitute
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (13.33%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) WPF
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) MVVM
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (40.00%) VB
4 6 (40.00%) VB6
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft