The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 - 187 185
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
Average salary - £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -11.29%
PDA
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1242 1552 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.59% 39.27% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1274 1331
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Hampshire

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (66.67%) Android
3 5 (55.56%) XPath
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) LINQ
3 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
3 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) XSLT
3 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) CAFM
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
1 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) XSLT
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) LINQ
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) CAFM
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) XPath
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya
1 1 (11.11%) Novell
1 1 (11.11%) Apple