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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 146 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 29 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.69% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 4.68% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1400 1110 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.70% 36.16% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 938 761 842
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 £28,500 £28,200
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -10 15 £42,500 +2.40% 3
Glasgow -14 9 £45,000 +10.42% 3
Aberdeen -6 3 £43,750 +9.37% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 80 (95.24%) C#
2 74 (88.10%) .NET
3 51 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
5 37 (44.05%) Windows
6 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 35 (41.67%) WPF
7 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (34.52%) SQL
8 29 (34.52%) WCF
9 28 (33.33%) Degree
10 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 21 (25.00%) XML
11 21 (25.00%) TDD
11 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 20 (23.81%) MVC
13 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 18 (21.43%) Visual Studio
14 17 (20.24%) HTML
14 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
14 17 (20.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (19.05%) Web Services
15 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
15 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (17.86%) C++
16 15 (17.86%) OO
16 15 (17.86%) LINQ
16 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
17 14 (16.67%) CSS
18 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.57%) DTS
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) Big Data
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (20.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 4 (4.76%) Moq
4 4 (4.76%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.57%) InstallShield
5 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.38%) NUnit
7 1 (1.19%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Advertising
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) Front Office
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (69.05%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) Senior Developer
3 22 (26.19%) Software Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Programmer
7 8 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C# Programmer
9 6 (7.14%) WPF Developer
10 5 (5.95%) WinForms Developer
10 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Analyst
12 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
12 3 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
12 3 (3.57%) C# Analyst Programmer
13 2 (2.38%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (88.10%) .NET
2 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
3 35 (41.67%) WPF
4 29 (34.52%) WCF
5 21 (25.00%) XML
6 17 (20.24%) HTML
7 16 (19.05%) Web Services
7 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 15 (17.86%) LINQ
9 14 (16.67%) CSS
10 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (11.90%) jQuery
11 10 (11.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (10.71%) Silverlight
13 7 (8.33%) XSLT
13 7 (8.33%) AppFabric
13 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
14 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (7.14%) .NET Remoting
14 6 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.90%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.95%) NHS
6 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) GIS
7 2 (2.38%) EPoS
7 2 (2.38%) DTV
8 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.95%) Linux
4 3 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.38%) UNIX
5 2 (2.38%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.00%) TDD
2 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 20 (23.81%) MVC
4 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.86%) OO
6 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.71%) Scrum
7 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.52%) SOA
8 8 (9.52%) OOP
9 6 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.95%) UML
10 5 (5.95%) CRM
10 5 (5.95%) MVVM
11 4 (4.76%) BDD
11 4 (4.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (95.24%) C#
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.86%) C++
5 12 (14.29%) Java
5 12 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 9 (10.71%) F#
7 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.57%) XQuery
8 3 (3.57%) C
9 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.38%) PHP
9 2 (2.38%) VBScript
9 2 (2.38%) VB
9 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Reuters
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
3 3 (3.57%) Red Gate
3 3 (3.57%) Twitter
3 3 (3.57%) Typemock
4 2 (2.38%) ESRI
4 2 (2.38%) Novell
5 1 (1.19%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago