The 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 421 418 424
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing PDA 25 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 26
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,100 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7949 7309 8205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.23% 34.66% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 5997 6855
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 12 £30,000 +53.84%
Berkshire -9 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire - 4 £21,500 -
Kent - 2 £25,000 -
Surrey -13 1 £30,000 -9.09%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) C#
3 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.94%) .NET
5 21 (42.86%) HTML
6 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
7 19 (38.78%) Degree
7 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
7 19 (38.78%) Android
8 18 (36.73%) LINQ
8 18 (36.73%) Ajax
9 17 (34.69%) XPath
9 17 (34.69%) Mobile App
9 17 (34.69%) Android Development
9 17 (34.69%) XSLT
10 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.37%) Electronics
13 9 (18.37%) PowerHouse
13 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
14 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
15 7 (14.29%) MS Office
16 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
17 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
17 5 (10.20%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (10.20%) Smartphone
17 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (10.20%) ITIL

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) GPRS
1 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.08%) PBX
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Electronics
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) C# Developer
2 10 (20.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 7 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 18 (36.73%) Ajax
3 18 (36.73%) LINQ
4 17 (34.69%) XSLT
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.16%) Web Services
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.08%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (2.04%) Mason
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 17 (34.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.20%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) IVR
5 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Android
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Android Development
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.16%) Change Control
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (6.12%) Scrum
5 2 (4.08%) Line Management
5 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.04%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.69%) XPath
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) PowerHouse
5 3 (6.12%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) A+ Certification
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Remedy
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) Motorola
4 2 (4.08%) Altiris
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Mitel
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