The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 214 201
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £19,000 £29,537
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.67%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £25,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1791 1759 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.37% 32.25% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1428 1727
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PDA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PDA Salary Trend in the West Midlands
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 6 days ago