The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 97 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.084% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
PDA
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
348 469 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.34% 39.38% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 284 410 243
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PDA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PDA Salary Trend in South Wales

PDA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £29,000 -
PDA
Wales

PDA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing PDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PDA.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree