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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £29,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.62% -13.43%
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
392 412 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.42% 33.97% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 326 352 238
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Cardiff - 3 £29,000 -
PDA
Wales

PDA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 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