Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 85 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 -18
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 20 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.65% 2.02% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 3.67% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 38
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.18% +9.87%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,300 £30,700
90th Percentile £55,375 £47,900 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.46% +4.67% -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 510 681 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 41.98% 55.10% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 425 613 504
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Tamworth - 8 £27,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +4 2 £47,500 +18.75%
WinForms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) .NET
4 12 (60.00%) WPF
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (30.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (10.00%) WCF
11 2 (10.00%) Web Development
11 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (10.00%) Haskell
11 2 (10.00%) Erlang

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Manual Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Testing Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (30.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (10.00%) MVVM
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.00%) SOLID
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Erlang
5 2 (10.00%) Go
5 2 (10.00%) Haskell
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft