The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 151
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
PDA
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 701 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.19% 26.98% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 629 520 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PDA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PDA Salary Trend in Leeds

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft