The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 124
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,250 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-6.19% -0.87%
PDA
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
974 697 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.32% 34.30% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 630 552 661
Median salary £41,162 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.90% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PDA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

PDA Salary Trend in Birmingham

PDA
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing PDA 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PDA.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) assyst
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) assyst
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow