The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
PDA
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
704 662 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.95% 41.87% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 569 562 533
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PDA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PDA Salary Trend in Bristol

PDA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) RIA
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Android

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Printer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Transformation
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory