The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 437 407 415
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Permanent jobs citing PDA 14 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 25
Average salary £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,600 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £39,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6850 6615 7031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.17% 29.87% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5320 5438 5966
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
PDA
England

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PDA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PDA Salary Trend in the South East

PDA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PDA Salary Histogram in the South East

PDA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hampshire +1 7 £24,500 -18.33% 1
Berkshire +3 4 £39,750 -0.62% 1
Kent -11 1 £52,500 +112.12%
Oxfordshire - 1 £26,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
3 33 (57.89%) C#
4 31 (54.39%) .NET
5 23 (40.35%) HTML
5 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
5 23 (40.35%) Degree
5 23 (40.35%) Computer Science
5 23 (40.35%) Mobile App
6 22 (38.60%) Android
7 21 (36.84%) XPath
7 21 (36.84%) LINQ
7 21 (36.84%) Ajax
7 21 (36.84%) Android Development
7 21 (36.84%) XSLT
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (21.05%) Electronics
9 12 (21.05%) PowerHouse
10 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (17.54%) GPRS
10 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
10 10 (17.54%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (17.54%) Smartphone
11 9 (15.79%) C++
12 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
14 6 (10.53%) C
14 6 (10.53%) SQL
15 5 (8.77%) MySQL

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) GPRS
1 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.51%) PBX
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
General
1 12 (21.05%) Electronics
2 5 (8.77%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) C# Developer
2 13 (22.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 10 (17.54%) IT Support
3 10 (17.54%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (17.54%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) DBA
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) HTML
3 21 (36.84%) XSLT
3 21 (36.84%) Ajax
3 21 (36.84%) LINQ
4 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.75%) Mason
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Computer Science
1 23 (40.35%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.54%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) IVR
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Android
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (8.77%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Android Development
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.51%) CRM
4 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) Project Management
4 1 (1.75%) Migration
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (1.75%) Business Transformation
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) XPath
4 12 (21.05%) PowerHouse
5 9 (15.79%) C++
6 6 (10.53%) C
6 6 (10.53%) SQL
7 5 (8.77%) Python
7 5 (8.77%) COBOL
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Remedy
4 2 (3.51%) Altiris
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Avaya
5 1 (1.75%) Motorola
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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