The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 160 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.097% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.10% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -15.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
Functional 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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3479 2913 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.24% 94.67% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2215 1906 2094
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Functional Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 6 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £32,500 -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (33.33%) E-business
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (23.81%) ERP
8 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
9 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 3 (14.29%) System Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 3 (14.29%) Local Government
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle AGIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
3 3 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) E-business
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) System Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Pegasus