The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 - 228
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PDA 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.089% - 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% -11.66%  

PDA is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1284 1996 2173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 37.99% 40.64% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1646 1544
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PDA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PDA in Berkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PDA in Berkshire

PDA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead - 3 - -
PDA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PDA.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Quark
1 4 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) BCP
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS

PDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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%) Final Cut Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BCP
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Quark