The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 218 - 177
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.058% - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
PDA
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1395 1149 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.13% 30.48% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 926 962
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

PDA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Bradford - 2 £27,500 -
PDA
Yorkshire

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Altiris
3 7 (53.85%) SCCM
3 7 (53.85%) Time Management
3 7 (53.85%) Sysprep
3 7 (53.85%) Acronis
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) Kerberos
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (30.77%) WMI
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) Kerberos
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (7.69%) xDSL
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) CTI
3 1 (7.69%) PBX
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) WFM
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
1 7 (53.85%) Sysprep
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (30.77%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Altiris
2 7 (53.85%) Acronis
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) Genesys