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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 243 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £25,000 -
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1932 2228 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.67% 36.17% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2261 2210 2367
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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