Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 186 209
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23 -20
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 15 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.24% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 29
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,350 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £48,375 £50,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2185 1936 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.73% 37.80% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1228 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £59,750 £56,850
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Scotland

WinForms
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms in Scotland.

Salary trend for WinForms in Scotland

WinForms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in Scotland

WinForms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian +1 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Glasgow -15 3 £28,500 -28.75%
Edinburgh -17 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Aberdeen - 3 £40,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 -
WinForms
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) WPF
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (26.67%) C
7 4 (26.67%) C++
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (26.67%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
9 1 (6.67%) ArcObjects
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asynchronous Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (20.00%) VB
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin