The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 108
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -6.77%
PDA
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
520 541 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.88% 37.23% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 255 341 350
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PDA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PDA Salary Trend in Edinburgh