Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 331 320
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.024% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
West Midlands median annual salary - £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -22.41%
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +7.25% +6.15%

PDA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3789 4200 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.26% 36.57% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3095 2774
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,826 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing PDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PDA 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for PDA in the West Midlands