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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 165 - 172
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% - 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% - 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
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
1190 1343 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.69% 34.55% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1057 1017
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,755 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 3 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £29,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £38,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) B2B
6 1 (11.11%) B2C
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
1 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator