The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 271
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +15.51%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2427 3009 3118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.20% 42.16% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 2409 2473
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,650 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PDA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PDA Salary Trend in the East of England

PDA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing PDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PDA.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft