The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 147
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £29,500
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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 766 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.50% 39.36% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 314 657 544
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

PDA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PDA in Reading