The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 213 224 221
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing PDA 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.065% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,750 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +17.34%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1696 1540 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.80% 29.07% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1137 1338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
PDA
South East

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Berkshire

PDA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PDA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PDA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 - 1
Reading -7 1 £29,500 +1.72% 1
PDA
South East

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Mobile
3 16 (64.00%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (64.00%) Mobile App
3 16 (64.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) .NET
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) GPRS
4 14 (56.00%) Smartphone
5 10 (40.00%) C++
6 8 (32.00%) C
7 6 (24.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (20.00%) Android
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Motorola
9 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Compact Framework
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
11 2 (8.00%) DHCP
11 2 (8.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (56.00%) GPRS
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 7 (28.00%) IT Support
5 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Printer Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) Swing
5 1 (4.00%) WSDL
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Struts
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Axis
5 1 (4.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (56.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (20.00%) Android
3 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.00%) OOP
2 1 (4.00%) OO
2 1 (4.00%) Project Management
2 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) C
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Motorola
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago