The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 99
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.68%
PDA
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
302 361 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.41% 37.64% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 268 330 296
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire