The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
PDA
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
113 78 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.43% 49.06% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 37
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £24,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PDA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PDA Salary Trend in Northern Ireland