The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 876 869 823
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 8 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.019% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 34
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% -20.54%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
Functional Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Functional Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Functional Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Functional Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Functional Test Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 4 - -
North West - 3 £32,500 -
South East +10 1 - -
Functional Test Analyst
UK

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Test Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) QA
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (40.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (40.00%) User Stories
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) UNIX
7 3 (30.00%) ISEB
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Games
7 3 (30.00%) Validation
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Informix
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) MSTest
3 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (20.00%) FindBugs
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Toad
3 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Checkstyle
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware