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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 170 181 146
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.030% 0.079% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.25% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £29,000 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +0.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
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
1046 1217 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.76% 32.06% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1016 605
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel