The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 191
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
PDA
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1312 1323 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.75% 33.16% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1044 1161
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PDA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PDA Salary Trend in Manchester

PDA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) LLPG
1 1 (100.00%) Revit
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) DataEase

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DataEase
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 5 days ago