The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
PDA
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
325 467 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.48% 39.28% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 238 435 328
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £61,500 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PDA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Android

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory