The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 177 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.027% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -11.29%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1439 1267 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.46% 33.70% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1024 1043
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PDA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

PDA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

PDA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Sage 200
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Qt
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Sage 200
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
1 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator