The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 132 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing PDA 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.086% 0.41% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 1.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +16.32%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
667 582 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.81% 29.80% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 523 520 483
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

PDA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 11 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (90.91%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Motorola
3 9 (81.82%) GPRS
3 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Compact Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Android
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Windows CE
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) GPRS
1 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Compact Framework
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows CE
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Motorola