The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
South East / Kent
Rank - - 102
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
300 404 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.59% 39.00% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 222 352 481
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PDA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PDA Salary Trend in Kent

PDA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for PDA.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft