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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 192
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +38.00%
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
1486 1393 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.18% 36.49% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1121 1030
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Manchester

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