The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.51% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
285 270 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.42% 34.18% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 238 218 147
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,300 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PDA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

PDA Salary Trend in the North East