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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 77 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 22 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.25% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.31% 3.37% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 11
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
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 30 March 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (75.68%) .NET
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 24 (64.86%) WPF
4 18 (48.65%) Visual Studio
5 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
6 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
7 15 (40.54%) HTML
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) CSS
9 13 (35.14%) jQuery
10 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (24.32%) Windows
13 8 (21.62%) XML
13 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.62%) Degree
14 7 (18.92%) HTML5
14 7 (18.92%) MVC
15 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
15 6 (16.22%) XSD
15 6 (16.22%) MVVM
16 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
16 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
16 5 (13.51%) Web Development
16 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
17 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
17 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
17 4 (10.81%) OO

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.41%) Informix
4 2 (5.41%) Ingres
4 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
2 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) WinForms Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior WinForms Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior WPF Developer
5 5 (13.51%) WPF Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) WPF
3 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) jQuery
7 8 (21.62%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) HTML5
9 6 (16.22%) XSD
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
11 4 (10.81%) WCF
11 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
12 3 (8.11%) Silverlight
12 3 (8.11%) LINQ
12 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
12 3 (8.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
13 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (5.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.22%) MVVM
4 5 (13.51%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.81%) OO
5 4 (10.81%) Line Management
5 4 (10.81%) Web Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.41%) OOP
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Parallel Programming
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) VB
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) F#
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
3 2 (5.41%) Sun
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