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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +15.51%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
786 1295 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.21% 41.40% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 488 752 749
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PDA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PDA Salary Trend in Scotland