The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 132 137
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
PDA
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
687 847 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.44% 37.59% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 549 570 614
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PDA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PDA Salary Trend in Reading