Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 813 824
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11 +4
Permanent jobs citing PDA 46 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.049% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 62
London median annual salary £42,000 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £32,400 £27,000 £26,200
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £40,675
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year - +6.47% +6.92%

PDA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37039 35010 42501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.30% 46.05% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26585 29708 34881
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,800 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.33% +4.91% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,675 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PDA in London

PDA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PDA in London

PDA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PDA in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PDA 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 4 £27,500 -
Central London +14 1 £42,500 +27.82%
PDA
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 41 (89.13%) Microsoft
3 21 (45.65%) OLTP
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) Oracle Forms
3 21 (45.65%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) .NET
3 21 (45.65%) Oracle
3 21 (45.65%) Wireless
3 21 (45.65%) MVC
3 21 (45.65%) WinForms
3 21 (45.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 19 (41.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 19 (41.30%) VB
5 19 (41.30%) COM
5 19 (41.30%) VB6
5 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
5 19 (41.30%) Scrum
6 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
7 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
8 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
9 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (26.09%) Life Science
12 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS

PDA
Co-occurring 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 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) OLTP
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Oracle Forms
1 21 (45.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (41.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 15 (32.61%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.17%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (2.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
1 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
1 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (45.65%) WinForms
2 19 (41.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Life Science
2 1 (2.17%) CCTV
2 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
3 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) MVC
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
2 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) Web Development
4 11 (23.91%) Workflow
5 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) OOP
7 2 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.35%) UML
8 1 (2.17%) Line Management
8 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) C#
1 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 19 (41.30%) VB
2 19 (41.30%) VB6
3 11 (23.91%) C++
3 11 (23.91%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 10 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) Oracle
3 10 (21.74%) Bloomberg
3 10 (21.74%) Reuters
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Orchard
6 1 (2.17%) Lotus