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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 596 616 619
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing PDA 22 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 53
Median salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +38.00%
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
17975 20844 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.88% 48.06% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15242 17140 16893
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 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016.

PDA Salary Histogram in London

PDA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +55 1 £43,000 +48.27%
Croydon - 1 - -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (79.41%) MS Office
3 23 (67.65%) Windows
4 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
5 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 14 (41.18%) Reuters
6 14 (41.18%) Bloomberg
6 14 (41.18%) Banking
7 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
7 12 (35.29%) Finance
7 12 (35.29%) Windows XP
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
9 8 (23.53%) Legal
9 8 (23.53%) e-Learning
9 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
9 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
9 8 (23.53%) iManage
10 7 (20.59%) Citrix
11 6 (17.65%) Law
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (14.71%) Interwoven
12 5 (14.71%) Office 365
12 5 (14.71%) Document Management
12 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (14.71%) Virtual Team
13 4 (11.76%) MOS
13 4 (11.76%) SLA
13 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
13 4 (11.76%) Apple

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 27 (79.41%) MS Office
2 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (41.18%) Banking
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Legal
4 6 (17.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) IT Trainer
2 5 (14.71%) Trainer
3 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Legal IT Trainer
4 3 (8.82%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Customer Service Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Trainer
6 1 (2.94%) Facilities Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 8 (23.53%) e-Learning
3 5 (14.71%) Virtual Team
4 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) CCTV
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) 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 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSA
2 4 (11.76%) MOS
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Bloomberg
2 14 (41.18%) Reuters
3 8 (23.53%) iManage
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Interwoven
6 4 (11.76%) Apple
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Adobe
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
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