The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 62 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing PDA 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.73% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 1.10% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £24,500 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
PDA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
177 181 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.48% 32.67% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 128 145 205
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

PDA
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Basingstoke region.

PDA Salary Trend in Basingstoke

PDA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PDA 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 PDA.

1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) IVR
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Altiris
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PDA 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 PDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) PBX
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
4 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Altiris