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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 141 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 30 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 2.20% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 6.03% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 52 22
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
1395 1111 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.35% 36.46% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 927 769 840
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 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh -13 13 £45,000 +10.42% 3
Glasgow -16 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Aberdeen -8 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 89 (98.89%) C#
2 81 (90.00%) .NET
3 59 (65.56%) SQL Server
4 44 (48.89%) ASP.NET
5 42 (46.67%) WPF
6 38 (42.22%) Windows
6 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
7 32 (35.56%) WCF
8 31 (34.44%) SQL
9 25 (27.78%) MVC
10 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 23 (25.56%) XML
11 23 (25.56%) Degree
11 23 (25.56%) Multithreading
12 20 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
13 19 (21.11%) TDD
13 19 (21.11%) Web Services
13 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
14 18 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 18 (20.00%) LINQ
14 18 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (18.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (17.78%) HTML
16 16 (17.78%) OO
17 15 (16.67%) .NET Framework
18 14 (15.56%) N-Tier
18 14 (15.56%) CSS
19 13 (14.44%) VB.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) CMS
2 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (65.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (18.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.33%) DTS
8 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 18 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.78%) ReSharper
3 5 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (5.56%) InstallShield
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.44%) Moq
5 3 (3.33%) NUnit
6 2 (2.22%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 6 (6.67%) Advertising
4 5 (5.56%) Law
4 5 (5.56%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Retail
6 2 (2.22%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.11%) Front Office
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (75.56%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 24 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Software Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) WPF Developer
6 10 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Programmer
7 9 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C# Programmer
8 8 (8.89%) WinForms Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.56%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (5.56%) Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Test Manager
13 2 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (90.00%) .NET
2 44 (48.89%) ASP.NET
3 42 (46.67%) WPF
4 32 (35.56%) WCF
5 23 (25.56%) XML
6 19 (21.11%) Web Services
7 18 (20.00%) LINQ
8 16 (17.78%) HTML
9 15 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 14 (15.56%) CSS
11 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (13.33%) jQuery
13 10 (11.11%) Silverlight
13 10 (11.11%) XSLT
14 9 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
14 9 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (10.00%) AngularJS
15 8 (8.89%) AppFabric
16 7 (7.78%) SOAP
17 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) N-Tier
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.67%) NHS
5 4 (4.44%) DTV
6 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.22%) EPoS
7 2 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (2.22%) iPhone
7 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.22%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.44%) UNIX
3 4 (4.44%) Android
4 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) MVC
2 23 (25.56%) Multithreading
3 19 (21.11%) TDD
3 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
4 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.78%) OO
6 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.89%) SOA
7 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.78%) Scrum
8 7 (7.78%) OOP
8 7 (7.78%) MVVM
9 6 (6.67%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.67%) CRM
9 6 (6.67%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.56%) Practice Management
11 4 (4.44%) Project Management
11 4 (4.44%) UML
11 4 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 89 (98.89%) C#
2 31 (34.44%) SQL
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.44%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.33%) C++
6 10 (11.11%) F#
7 9 (10.00%) Java
8 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.56%) XQuery
10 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.22%) C
11 2 (2.22%) VBScript
11 2 (2.22%) PHP
12 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Reuters
3 5 (5.56%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Typemock
4 4 (4.44%) Red Gate
5 3 (3.33%) Twitter
6 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.22%) Ektron
6 2 (2.22%) ESRI
6 2 (2.22%) Novell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago