The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 240 244 239
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 4 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% 0.071% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.075% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,800 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.12%
Functional Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6097 6707 7078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.27% 95.51% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 5411 5954
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Functional Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Functional Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Functional Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Functional Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Functional Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
Manchester -1 2 £53,750 +7.50%
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
Functional Analyst
England

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Functional 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Functional 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle AGIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) People Management
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) BPEL
2 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (25.00%) SAP