The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 92 102 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 11 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 2.32% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 7
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £40,300 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £49,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
474 646 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.24% 40.48% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 317 448 320
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WinForms
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WinForms Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) C#
3 22 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) WPF
6 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (39.39%) HTML
8 12 (36.36%) CSS
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 12 (36.36%) jQuery
9 11 (33.33%) Windows
10 9 (27.27%) XML
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) Visualisation
11 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.21%) XSD
12 7 (21.21%) Software Architecture
12 7 (21.21%) MVVM
12 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
12 7 (21.21%) SDLC
13 6 (18.18%) Linear Algebra
13 6 (18.18%) HTML5
13 6 (18.18%) Line Management
13 6 (18.18%) 3D Visualisation
13 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
13 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
13 6 (18.18%) Waterfall

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.06%) Informix
4 2 (6.06%) Ingres
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (18.18%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (9.09%) WPF Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior WinForms Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior WPF Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 17 (51.52%) WPF
4 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
5 12 (36.36%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) XML
7 7 (21.21%) XSD
8 6 (18.18%) MFC
8 6 (18.18%) STL
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
10 4 (12.12%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (6.06%) Web Services
11 2 (6.06%) Ajax
11 2 (6.06%) XSLT
12 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
12 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Visualisation
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Software Architecture
3 7 (21.21%) MVVM
3 7 (21.21%) SDLC
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (18.18%) 3D Visualisation
4 6 (18.18%) Line Management
4 6 (18.18%) Linear Algebra
4 6 (18.18%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) OOP
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) UML
5 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (15.15%) OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) C++
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) C
3 6 (18.18%) VC++
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) MiFID
1 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
1 1 (3.03%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sun
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