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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 116 122 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 38 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 1.28% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.29% 3.13% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 20
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1156 1372 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.80% 40.98% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 754 888 664
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 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Edinburgh +12 17 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Glasgow -7 12 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Aberdeen +14 6 £42,500 - 2
West Lothian -2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 63 (82.89%) C#
1 63 (82.89%) .NET
2 45 (59.21%) WPF
3 43 (56.58%) SQL Server
4 37 (48.68%) ASP.NET
5 32 (42.11%) Visual Studio
5 32 (42.11%) HTML
6 31 (40.79%) CSS
7 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
7 30 (39.47%) MVC
8 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (32.89%) Windows
10 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 24 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (30.26%) jQuery
11 23 (30.26%) .NET Framework
12 22 (28.95%) WCF
13 21 (27.63%) SQL
13 21 (27.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (23.68%) Degree
15 17 (22.37%) TDD
16 16 (21.05%) Relational Database
17 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
17 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
18 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
19 13 (17.11%) C++
20 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
21 11 (14.47%) Oracle
21 11 (14.47%) XML
21 11 (14.47%) Web Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (11.84%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (56.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) Informix
8 2 (2.63%) Ingres
9 1 (1.32%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (6.58%) Selenium
3 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.95%) Moq
4 3 (3.95%) NUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Senior Developer
3 18 (23.68%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.47%) WinForms Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 10 (13.16%) WPF Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Senior WPF Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
8 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Programmer
9 8 (10.53%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 7 (9.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Test Engineer
12 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
13 4 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (82.89%) .NET
2 45 (59.21%) WPF
3 37 (48.68%) ASP.NET
4 32 (42.11%) HTML
5 31 (40.79%) CSS
6 24 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (30.26%) jQuery
7 23 (30.26%) .NET Framework
8 22 (28.95%) WCF
9 21 (27.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (14.47%) XML
11 10 (13.16%) LINQ
12 8 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (10.53%) Spring.NET
12 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 8 (10.53%) Silverlight
12 8 (10.53%) NHibernate
13 7 (9.21%) XSLT
13 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (9.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.26%) iPad
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Physics
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) MVC
2 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.37%) TDD
4 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.47%) Web Development
6 10 (13.16%) Multithreading
6 10 (13.16%) OO
7 8 (10.53%) AOP
7 8 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (9.21%) CRM
8 7 (9.21%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Web Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.58%) BDD
11 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) C#
2 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.63%) SQL
4 13 (17.11%) C++
5 7 (9.21%) F#
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.26%) VB
8 3 (3.95%) Java
9 2 (2.63%) C
10 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Firmware
1 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Sybase
4 2 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (1.32%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.32%) Typemock
5 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £980000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
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