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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 162 158
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.032% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.088% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £29,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.62% -13.43%
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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Glasgow
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago