The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 127 96 120
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 41 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.92% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 5.05% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1485 1228 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.98% 38.04% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 851 860
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WinForms
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Glasgow -16 18 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Edinburgh -16 12 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Aberdeen -2 8 £40,000 - 1
Fife +1 2 £29,000 -27.50%
Highlands - 1 - -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 96 (91.43%) .NET
3 67 (63.81%) SQL Server
4 58 (55.24%) ASP.NET
4 58 (55.24%) Microsoft
5 52 (49.52%) WPF
6 50 (47.62%) SQL
7 47 (44.76%) Windows
8 43 (40.95%) WCF
9 34 (32.38%) MS Excel
10 28 (26.67%) LINQ
10 28 (26.67%) MVC
11 27 (25.71%) JavaScript
12 26 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (24.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 21 (20.00%) XML
14 21 (20.00%) Multithreading
15 19 (18.10%) Web Services
15 19 (18.10%) HTML
15 19 (18.10%) Degree
16 18 (17.14%) .NET Framework
16 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (17.14%) TDD
16 18 (17.14%) CSS
17 17 (16.19%) Unit Testing
17 17 (16.19%) MVVM
18 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (15.24%) Finance

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (5.71%) IIS
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) CMS
3 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (32.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (63.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.86%) DTS
9 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (24.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.76%) InstallShield
3 5 (4.76%) NUnit
3 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (4.76%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.81%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.86%) MSTest
6 2 (1.90%) Moq
7 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
2 9 (8.57%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Advertising
4 5 (4.76%) Marketing
4 5 (4.76%) Law
4 5 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Front Office
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 85 (80.95%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) Software Developer
2 28 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 25 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 21 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 19 (18.10%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.38%) WinForms Developer
7 12 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Software Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) Programmer
9 9 (8.57%) SQL Developer
10 8 (7.62%) C# Programmer
11 7 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
13 5 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
14 4 (3.81%) C# Analyst Programmer
14 4 (3.81%) Analyst Programmer
14 4 (3.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (91.43%) .NET
2 58 (55.24%) ASP.NET
3 52 (49.52%) WPF
4 43 (40.95%) WCF
5 28 (26.67%) LINQ
6 21 (20.00%) XML
7 19 (18.10%) HTML
7 19 (18.10%) Web Services
8 18 (17.14%) CSS
8 18 (17.14%) .NET Framework
9 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (12.38%) jQuery
11 10 (9.52%) Silverlight
11 10 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (9.52%) XSLT
12 8 (7.62%) AngularJS
12 8 (7.62%) .NET Remoting
13 7 (6.67%) AppFabric
13 7 (6.67%) NHibernate
14 6 (5.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) N-Tier
2 12 (11.43%) NHS
2 12 (11.43%) DTV
3 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) iPhone
6 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.90%) iPad
6 2 (1.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.76%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) UNIX
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.86%) Android
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) Linux
5 2 (1.90%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) MVC
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 18 (17.14%) TDD
5 17 (16.19%) Unit Testing
5 17 (16.19%) MVVM
6 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.33%) OO
7 11 (10.48%) SOA
8 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.71%) CRM
9 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.71%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.76%) Practice Management
10 5 (4.76%) Scrum
11 4 (3.81%) AOP
11 4 (3.81%) Project Management
11 4 (3.81%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (3.81%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 50 (47.62%) SQL
3 27 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 14 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 12 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 11 (10.48%) Java
7 9 (8.57%) F#
8 8 (7.62%) C++
9 5 (4.76%) XQuery
10 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.90%) VBScript
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
11 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Degree
2 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 58 (55.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) Reuters
3 5 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (2.86%) Typemock
4 3 (2.86%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.90%) Ektron
5 2 (1.90%) ESRI
5 2 (1.90%) Novell
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