The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 143 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.043% 0.099% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.27% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
PDA
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
817 745 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.12% 36.77% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 689 590 810
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PDA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Hitchin - 1 - -
PDA
East of England

PDA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL