The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 178 190
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.075% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £38,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1248 1333 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.39% 36.99% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1050 1088
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PDA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

PDA Salary Trend in the East Midlands