The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 28 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 5 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.14% 5.26% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 15.05% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 7
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £34,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,200 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WinForms
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 93 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.09% 34.96% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 77 60
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WinForms
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Aberdeen

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) Advertising
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) GIS
7 2 (15.38%) ESRI
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) C

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSD
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) GIS
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) ESRI
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle