The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 168 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing PDA 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.22% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.71% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £32,250 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 981 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.60% 30.17% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 668 641 645
Average salary £42,000 £40,995 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% +2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,045
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
PDA
UK

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PDA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PDA Salary Trend in Scotland

PDA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Edinburgh - 2 £31,000 -
Glasgow -19 1 £33,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) ATM
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) ATM
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Password Management
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Compaq
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow