The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 170 145
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25  
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 59 77 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.15% 1.23% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% 3.60% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 86
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2062 2138 2193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.05% 34.25% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1798 1995
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

WinForms
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WinForms in the West Midlands

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in the West Midlands

WinForms
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Staffordshire -11 21 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham +9 9 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire +3 8 £33,000 +37.50%
Coventry +3 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Shropshire +10 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Warwickshire +8 3 £25,000 -9.09% 4
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 - 1
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 100 (99.01%) .NET
2 91 (90.10%) C#
3 85 (84.16%) SQL Server
4 56 (55.45%) SQL
5 53 (52.48%) WPF
6 46 (45.54%) MVC
7 45 (44.55%) ASP.NET
8 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
9 40 (39.60%) CSS
9 40 (39.60%) HTML
10 38 (37.62%) Windows
10 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (34.65%) VB.NET
12 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (29.70%) TDD
13 30 (29.70%) T-SQL
13 30 (29.70%) Web Development
14 29 (28.71%) .NET Framework
15 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
16 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (21.78%) WCF
17 22 (21.78%) Greenfield Project
18 21 (20.79%) Visual Studio
18 21 (20.79%) NUnit
19 20 (19.80%) Scrum
19 20 (19.80%) Kanban
19 20 (19.80%) Inversion of Control
19 20 (19.80%) MVVM
19 20 (19.80%) Rhino Mocks
19 20 (19.80%) Moq

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (84.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (13.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (13.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.98%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.98%) Riak
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) NUnit
1 21 (20.79%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.80%) Moq
2 20 (19.80%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (18.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (17.82%) MSTest
5 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (17.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 93 (92.08%) Developer
2 64 (63.37%) .NET Developer
3 41 (40.59%) C# Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Software Developer
5 19 (18.81%) VB.NET Developer
6 18 (17.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (17.82%) Telecoms Developer
7 15 (14.85%) SQL Developer
8 14 (13.86%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (11.88%) WinForms Developer
10 10 (9.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (9.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 9 (8.91%) Desktop Support
12 6 (5.94%) Lead .NET Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Lead Developer
13 4 (3.96%) Architect
13 4 (3.96%) Junior
13 4 (3.96%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.96%) Software Architect
13 4 (3.96%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (99.01%) .NET
2 53 (52.48%) WPF
3 45 (44.55%) ASP.NET
4 40 (39.60%) CSS
4 40 (39.60%) HTML
5 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (28.71%) .NET Framework
7 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (21.78%) WCF
9 18 (17.82%) Ajax
9 18 (17.82%) Castle Windsor
9 18 (17.82%) Ninject
9 18 (17.82%) Spring.NET
9 18 (17.82%) Unity DI Container
10 16 (15.84%) Entity Framework
10 16 (15.84%) jQuery
11 14 (13.86%) LINQ
12 8 (7.92%) HTML5
13 4 (3.96%) SOAP
13 4 (3.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.94%) Online Gambling
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.98%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) MVC
2 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.70%) TDD
3 30 (29.70%) Web Development
4 20 (19.80%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (19.80%) Kanban
4 20 (19.80%) MVVM
4 20 (19.80%) Scrum
5 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (17.82%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (13.86%) Prototyping
7 13 (12.87%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.94%) OOP
10 6 (5.94%) Project Management
10 6 (5.94%) SOLID
10 6 (5.94%) Time Management
11 4 (3.96%) Software Architecture
11 4 (3.96%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (90.10%) C#
2 56 (55.45%) SQL
3 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
4 35 (34.65%) VB.NET
5 30 (29.70%) T-SQL
6 19 (18.81%) VB
7 5 (4.95%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.98%) Erlang
8 2 (1.98%) Java
8 2 (1.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.95%) MCPD
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West Bromwich
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago