The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
486 507 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.68% 25.14% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 395 466 366
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
PDA
West Midlands

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (50.00%) assyst
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) MCTS
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco