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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 78 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 17 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 0.59% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 1.57% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 12
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £42,500
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
503 510 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.90% 37.83% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 392 340 290
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (78.13%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) WPF
4 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.88%) CSS
10 7 (21.88%) jQuery
11 6 (18.75%) WCF
11 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Web Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
11 6 (18.75%) XML
11 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
12 5 (15.63%) MVC
12 5 (15.63%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (15.63%) Selenium
13 4 (12.50%) TDD
13 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Scrum
13 4 (12.50%) Silverlight

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) Informix
3 2 (6.25%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior WinForms Developer
5 5 (15.63%) WinForms Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) WPF Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior WPF Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) WPF
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) WCF
6 6 (18.75%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) LINQ
9 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) CSS3
9 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.13%) Web Services
10 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Solaris
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Web Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.38%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) BDD
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
6 2 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) F#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Sybase
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago