The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
South East / Kent
Rank - - 87
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £26,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £26,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% -8.62%  

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 278 417 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 34.97% 36.55% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 230 359 350
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

PDA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for PDA in Kent