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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 89 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 17 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.81% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 2.07% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £41,600
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
492 579 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.15% 39.02% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 336 404 306
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £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 31 July 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) Visual Studio
4 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
8 15 (42.86%) Windows
9 14 (40.00%) WPF
9 14 (40.00%) jQuery
10 12 (34.29%) Degree
10 12 (34.29%) CSS
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
10 12 (34.29%) HTML
11 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
11 11 (31.43%) SDLC
12 10 (28.57%) Software Architecture
12 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
12 10 (28.57%) XML
13 9 (25.71%) OOP
13 9 (25.71%) C
13 9 (25.71%) VC++
13 9 (25.71%) C++
13 9 (25.71%) MFC
13 9 (25.71%) STL
13 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
13 9 (25.71%) TDD
13 9 (25.71%) MVC
13 9 (25.71%) Electronics
13 9 (25.71%) Subversion

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Informix
6 1 (2.86%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.71%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (25.71%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) WPF
3 14 (40.00%) jQuery
4 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) XML
6 9 (25.71%) STL
6 9 (25.71%) MFC
7 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.86%) XSD
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (17.14%) HTML5
9 6 (17.14%) Entity Framework
10 5 (14.29%) WCF
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (11.43%) LINQ
12 3 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
2 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
4 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (17.14%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.86%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 9 (25.71%) 3D Visualisation
5 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
5 9 (25.71%) Linear Algebra
5 9 (25.71%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.71%) OOP
5 9 (25.71%) MVC
6 8 (22.86%) UML
6 8 (22.86%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (22.86%) OOD
7 7 (20.00%) Line Management
7 7 (20.00%) MVVM
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
9 3 (8.57%) Web Development
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) C++
2 9 (25.71%) C
2 9 (25.71%) VC++
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) MiFID
1 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
1 1 (2.86%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
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