The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% -11.66%  

PDA is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 367 433 521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 38.43% 43.21% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 306 344 372
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing PDA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PDA in Essex

PDA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for PDA in Essex