The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 121 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 31 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 1.67% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 4.37% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 26
Average salary £38,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.52% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WinForms
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1050 1463 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.56% 38.19% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 660 1032 799
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 £52,500 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WinForms
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms across the Scotland region.

WinForms Salary Trend in Scotland

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinForms across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WinForms Salary Histogram in Scotland

WinForms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 13 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh +8 12 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Aberdeen +16 5 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 68 (93.15%) .NET
2 59 (80.82%) C#
3 44 (60.27%) ASP.NET
4 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
5 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
6 38 (52.05%) HTML
7 37 (50.68%) CSS
8 35 (47.95%) WPF
9 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (43.84%) .NET Framework
10 32 (43.84%) jQuery
10 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
11 30 (41.10%) MVC
12 29 (39.73%) Visual Studio
13 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (36.99%) Entity Framework
15 26 (35.62%) MS Excel
16 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (28.77%) IIS
17 21 (28.77%) Web Development
18 20 (27.40%) SQL
19 18 (24.66%) TDD
19 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
20 17 (23.29%) Windows
21 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
22 13 (17.81%) WCF
23 12 (16.44%) Degree
23 12 (16.44%) Oracle
24 11 (15.07%) C++
24 11 (15.07%) XML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (28.77%) IIS
2 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (35.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) Ingres
6 2 (2.74%) Informix
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.74%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.37%) Moq
6 1 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.74%) Electronics
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Developer
3 21 (28.77%) C# Developer
4 16 (21.92%) .NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Software Developer
5 15 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (19.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (15.07%) WinForms Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 10 (13.70%) WPF Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior WPF Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Architect
11 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
11 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
12 4 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (93.15%) .NET
2 44 (60.27%) ASP.NET
3 38 (52.05%) HTML
4 37 (50.68%) CSS
5 35 (47.95%) WPF
6 32 (43.84%) .NET Framework
6 32 (43.84%) jQuery
7 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (36.99%) Entity Framework
9 13 (17.81%) WCF
10 11 (15.07%) XML
11 8 (10.96%) Web Services
12 7 (9.59%) XSD
12 7 (9.59%) NHibernate
13 6 (8.22%) XSLT
13 6 (8.22%) HTML5
14 5 (6.85%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (6.85%) Spring.NET
15 4 (5.48%) CSLA
15 4 (5.48%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.37%) CUDA
4 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) UNIX
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) Solaris
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) MVC
3 21 (28.77%) Web Development
4 18 (24.66%) TDD
4 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.96%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) OO
6 7 (9.59%) MVVM
7 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.22%) CRM
7 6 (8.22%) Line Management
8 5 (6.85%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
8 5 (6.85%) AOP
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.48%) BDD
9 4 (5.48%) Coaching
10 3 (4.11%) UML
10 3 (4.11%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 59 (80.82%) C#
2 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) SQL
4 11 (15.07%) C++
5 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.48%) C
6 4 (5.48%) Java
7 3 (4.11%) Delphi
7 3 (4.11%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) VC++
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.74%) Sun
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