The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 837 894 872
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -22
Permanent jobs citing PDA 14 52 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.052% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 76
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +15.51%
PDA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34268 43054 43472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.83% 42.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28157 34769 35415
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

PDA
Salary Trend in England

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

PDA Salary Trend in England

PDA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

PDA Salary Histogram in England

PDA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 13 £37,000 -
South East +71 1 £25,000 -23.07%
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing PDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PDA.

1 37 (92.50%) MS Office
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 32 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
5 25 (62.50%) Banking
6 23 (57.50%) Reuters
6 23 (57.50%) Bloomberg
7 22 (55.00%) Windows 7
8 19 (47.50%) Windows 10
9 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
9 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (27.50%) Office 365
10 11 (27.50%) Finance
11 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
12 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
13 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (10.00%) iManage
14 4 (10.00%) Citrix
14 4 (10.00%) MCSE
14 4 (10.00%) Law
14 4 (10.00%) Legal
14 4 (10.00%) VMware
14 4 (10.00%) e-Learning
14 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
15 3 (7.50%) Interwoven
15 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
15 3 (7.50%) LAN
15 3 (7.50%) MCP
15 3 (7.50%) SQL Server

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (92.50%) MS Office
2 32 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (62.50%) Banking
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Law
3 4 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) IT Support
4 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.00%) e-Learning
3 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 19 (47.50%) Windows 10
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.50%) Document Management
2 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) ERP
3 1 (2.50%) Facilities Management
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.50%) Line Management
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) MOS
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) Bloomberg
2 23 (57.50%) Reuters
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) iManage
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Interwoven
5 2 (5.00%) Apple
5 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
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