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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 582 621 623
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing PDA 13 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.096% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.081% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 34
Median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £28,200 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +15.51%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16137 21168 20749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.99% 48.50% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13520 17253 17214
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in London

PDA
Salary Trend in London

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

PDA Salary Trend in London

PDA
Salary Histogram in London

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

PDA Salary Histogram in London

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 London region with a requirement for PDA.

1 32 (94.12%) MS Office
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 30 (88.24%) MS Excel
3 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 28 (82.35%) Windows
4 25 (73.53%) Banking
5 23 (67.65%) Reuters
5 23 (67.65%) Bloomberg
6 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
6 19 (55.88%) Windows 10
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (32.35%) Finance
9 10 (29.41%) Office 365
10 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
10 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
11 4 (11.76%) iManage
11 4 (11.76%) e-Learning
11 4 (11.76%) Law
11 4 (11.76%) Legal
11 4 (11.76%) Citrix
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.82%) Interwoven
12 3 (8.82%) Document Management
12 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
13 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
13 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (5.88%) iPhone
13 2 (5.88%) MOS

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (94.12%) MS Office
2 30 (88.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (73.53%) Banking
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Law
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Facilities Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Facilities Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Trainer
5 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) e-Learning
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.88%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) IVR
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows 10
2 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) Document Management
2 1 (2.94%) Facilities Management
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
2 1 (2.94%) Line Management
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSA
2 2 (5.88%) MOS
3 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (67.65%) Bloomberg
2 23 (67.65%) Reuters
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) iManage
4 3 (8.82%) Interwoven
5 2 (5.88%) Apple
5 2 (5.88%) VMware