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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 88 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 17 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.87% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 2.36% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 8
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 £35,800 £37,900 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
493 552 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.16% 36.97% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 318 401 273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £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 27 August 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
4 21 (70.00%) Visual Studio
5 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) Windows
7 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
8 13 (43.33%) SDLC
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (40.00%) Degree
10 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
10 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
10 11 (36.67%) Subversion
10 11 (36.67%) TDD
10 11 (36.67%) Electronics
10 11 (36.67%) C
10 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
10 11 (36.67%) STL
10 11 (36.67%) OOP
10 11 (36.67%) VC++
10 11 (36.67%) C++
10 11 (36.67%) MFC
10 11 (36.67%) Linear Algebra
10 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
10 11 (36.67%) Software Architecture
10 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
10 11 (36.67%) 3D Visualisation
11 10 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (33.33%) HTML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (36.67%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (36.67%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) MFC
3 11 (36.67%) STL
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (30.00%) XML
5 9 (30.00%) WPF
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.00%) XSD
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 4 (13.33%) XSLT
9 3 (10.00%) LINQ
9 3 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 5 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (3.33%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) SDLC
4 11 (36.67%) Linear Algebra
4 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) 3D Visualisation
4 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Software Architecture
4 11 (36.67%) OOP
5 10 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (33.33%) OOD
5 10 (33.33%) UML
6 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Line Management
8 5 (16.67%) MVVM
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
10 2 (6.67%) Web Development
11 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) C
2 11 (36.67%) VC++
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) MiFID
1 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
1 1 (3.33%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle