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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 93 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 16 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.95% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 2.86% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
580 419 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.85% 33.12% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 461 278 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (91.18%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) WPF
5 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (38.24%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) WCF
7 12 (35.29%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (32.35%) MVC
9 10 (29.41%) N-Tier
9 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) HTML
9 10 (29.41%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) Silverlight
10 9 (26.47%) F#
11 8 (23.53%) LINQ
11 8 (23.53%) jQuery
11 8 (23.53%) TDD
11 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
11 8 (23.53%) CSS
12 7 (20.59%) C++
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (20.59%) AppFabric
12 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
13 6 (17.65%) Computer Science

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) MSBuild
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (8.82%) InstallShield
5 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.94%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Programmer
3 7 (20.59%) C# Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) WPF Developer
4 5 (14.71%) WinForms Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) WPF
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (38.24%) XML
4 13 (38.24%) WCF
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) Silverlight
7 8 (23.53%) LINQ
7 8 (23.53%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) AppFabric
8 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (17.65%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (11.76%) Web Services
11 4 (11.76%) XSLT
11 4 (11.76%) Ajax
11 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.82%) JSON
12 3 (8.82%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) N-Tier
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (32.35%) MVC
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Line Management
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Practice Management
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Test Management
7 2 (5.88%) Release Management
7 2 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) F#
5 7 (20.59%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) XQuery
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Reuters
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Sybase
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