The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £22,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
PDA
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
207 148 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 38.84% 39.26% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 156 116 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PDA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

PDA Salary Trend in Watford