The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 241 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Permanent jobs citing PDA 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.038% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.48% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1587 1300 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.45% 24.58% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 937 1094
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
PDA
England

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PDA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PDA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

PDA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -27 12 £23,250 -35.41%
South Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
4 7 (43.75%) SCCM
4 7 (43.75%) Acronis
4 7 (43.75%) Sysprep
4 7 (43.75%) Altiris
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
7 4 (25.00%) WMI
7 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (12.50%) ERP
9 2 (12.50%) CRM
9 2 (12.50%) OO

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) CTI
3 1 (6.25%) PBX
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.25%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) xDSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
1 7 (43.75%) Sysprep
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Altiris
2 7 (43.75%) Acronis
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Nortel
4 1 (6.25%) Genesys