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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 137 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 29 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.37% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 3.54% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £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
1296 1216 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.93% 38.64% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 873 806 781
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 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -15 13 £34,000 -15.00% 4
Glasgow -5 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Aberdeen -2 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 61 (92.42%) C#
2 56 (84.85%) .NET
3 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
4 34 (51.52%) Windows
5 29 (43.94%) WPF
6 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
7 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 23 (34.85%) Degree
10 22 (33.33%) WCF
11 21 (31.82%) SQL
12 19 (28.79%) TDD
13 18 (27.27%) .NET Framework
13 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
15 16 (24.24%) HTML
16 15 (22.73%) C++
16 15 (22.73%) Visual Studio
16 15 (22.73%) MVC
16 15 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
17 14 (21.21%) CSS
17 14 (21.21%) XML
18 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
19 10 (15.15%) Java
19 10 (15.15%) VB.NET
19 10 (15.15%) Oracle
19 10 (15.15%) MS Excel

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (9.09%) ReSharper
5 4 (6.06%) Moq
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) NUnit
7 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Advertising
3 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Software Developer
4 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Programmer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Programmer
10 2 (3.03%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior WinForms Developer
10 2 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (84.85%) .NET
2 29 (43.94%) WPF
3 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 22 (33.33%) WCF
5 18 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.24%) HTML
7 15 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (21.21%) CSS
8 14 (21.21%) XML
9 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (13.64%) Web Services
11 8 (12.12%) NHibernate
12 7 (10.61%) XSLT
12 7 (10.61%) LINQ
13 6 (9.09%) jQuery
14 5 (7.58%) Spring.NET
14 5 (7.58%) Silverlight
14 5 (7.58%) Castle Windsor
15 3 (4.55%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.06%) NHS
4 3 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) EPoS
5 2 (3.03%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) TDD
3 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) MVC
5 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
6 9 (13.64%) Scrum
6 9 (13.64%) OO
6 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.12%) OOP
8 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
9 6 (9.09%) Web Testing
9 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.58%) UML
10 5 (7.58%) AOP
10 5 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.06%) Web Development
11 4 (6.06%) Project Management
11 4 (6.06%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (92.42%) C#
2 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.73%) C++
5 10 (15.15%) Java
5 10 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.58%) F#
8 3 (4.55%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) C
10 1 (1.52%) VBScript
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.52%) XAML
10 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Twitter
4 2 (3.03%) ESRI
4 2 (3.03%) Typemock
4 2 (3.03%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) Novell
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