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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
England / London
Rank 565 594 614
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +20
Permanent jobs citing PDA 11 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 24
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.06%

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
15315 19392 18790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.37% 47.70% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12795 16138 15555
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 £33,412
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 26 (92.86%) MS Office
1 26 (92.86%) MS Excel
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
3 24 (85.71%) Banking
4 18 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 18 (64.29%) Windows 10
5 17 (60.71%) Reuters
5 17 (60.71%) Bloomberg
6 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (35.71%) Office 365
7 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
8 7 (25.00%) iPhone
9 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
10 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 2 (7.14%) Citrix
12 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
12 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
12 1 (3.57%) Line Management
12 1 (3.57%) User Experience
12 1 (3.57%) iManage
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
12 1 (3.57%) Project Management
12 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
12 1 (3.57%) PBX
12 1 (3.57%) SLA
12 1 (3.57%) ITIL

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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (92.86%) MS Excel
1 26 (92.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) PBX
General
1 24 (85.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Facilities Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Facilities Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Trainer
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 7 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.57%) IVR
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 10
2 18 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
1 1 (3.57%) Line Management
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
1 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Bloomberg
2 17 (60.71%) Reuters
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) iManage
West London
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Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 10 days ago