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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 81 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.64% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 1.69% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
498 533 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.81% 37.64% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 343 350 280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 24 (66.67%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) .NET
3 21 (58.33%) WPF
4 18 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
6 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (36.11%) Degree
7 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) CSS
9 10 (27.78%) jQuery
10 9 (25.00%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) XML
11 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
12 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
13 6 (16.67%) Web Testing
13 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
13 6 (16.67%) MVC
14 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
14 5 (13.89%) Selenium
14 5 (13.89%) WCF
14 5 (13.89%) HTML5
14 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
15 4 (11.11%) MVVM
15 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
15 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
15 4 (11.11%) LINQ
15 4 (11.11%) Multithreading

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Informix
4 2 (5.56%) Ingres
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) WPF Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior WPF Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) WPF
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 10 (27.78%) jQuery
6 8 (22.22%) XML
7 5 (13.89%) WCF
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
8 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.11%) LINQ
8 4 (11.11%) XSD
8 4 (11.11%) SOAP
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
9 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Solaris
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Web Testing
2 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (16.67%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) MVVM
4 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Line Management
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) BDD
6 2 (5.56%) Parallel Programming
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) F#
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Sun
2 2 (5.56%) Sybase
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £80000 - £980000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago