The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 540 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.44% 45.53% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 277 319 162
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PDA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

PDA Salary Trend in Glasgow