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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 196
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
PDA
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1252 1368 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.17% 34.37% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1060 1255
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PDA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PDA Salary Trend in Manchester