The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 798 835 714
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -121
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 106 74 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.065% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.069% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 71 62 132
Average salary £57,500 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.16% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,250 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.79% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Functional Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Functional Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Analyst over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Functional Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
England +33 91 £57,500 +15.00% 6
London +29 44 £62,500 +22.54% 2
South East +8 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire +3 12 £57,500 +4.54%
East of England +1 12 £57,500 +9.52%
North West -1 10 £42,500 -15.00% 2
City of London +39 9 £53,750 +5.39%
Watford - 9 £57,500 -
Berkshire +22 8 £40,000 +8.10%
Reading +13 7 £40,000 -
East Midlands +2 5 £63,750 +53.61%
West Sussex - 5 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £63,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £63,750 -
Scotland +2 4 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 -
Warrington - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £53,750 -
West Yorkshire +4 3 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Yorkshire +2 3 £62,500 +70.85% 1
Manchester +1 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 - 2
Chorley - 3 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -1 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Birmingham - 2 £37,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,750 -
Crawley - 2 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 - - 1

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 126 (60.00%) Finance
2 103 (49.05%) Oracle
3 73 (34.76%) Oracle EBS
4 71 (33.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 58 (27.62%) SQL
6 57 (27.14%) Oracle Financials
7 50 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (21.90%) ERP
8 46 (21.90%) SAP
9 39 (18.57%) Oracle BI EE
10 38 (18.10%) Oracle General Ledger
11 37 (17.62%) Oracle Receivables
12 35 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
12 35 (16.67%) Hyperion
13 34 (16.19%) Oracle Applications
14 33 (15.71%) PL/SQL
15 31 (14.76%) Analytics
16 29 (13.81%) Oracle ODI
16 29 (13.81%) Pegasus
17 27 (12.86%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (12.38%) ITIL
18 26 (12.38%) Banking
19 22 (10.48%) Oracle iProcurement
19 22 (10.48%) QA
20 21 (10.00%) Data Modelling
21 20 (9.52%) Project Management
21 20 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
21 20 (9.52%) Oracle UPK
22 19 (9.05%) SAP SD
22 19 (9.05%) MS Excel

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 20 (9.52%) Oracle UPK
2 10 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.33%) CMS
4 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.95%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 19 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.43%) MS Project
5 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 73 (34.76%) Oracle EBS
2 71 (33.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 57 (27.14%) Oracle Financials
4 38 (18.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 37 (17.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 35 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
7 34 (16.19%) Oracle Applications
8 22 (10.48%) Oracle iProcurement
9 19 (9.05%) SAP SD
10 15 (7.14%) SAP MM
10 15 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
11 14 (6.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 13 (6.19%) SAP FI
12 13 (6.19%) SAP CO
13 12 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
13 12 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
13 12 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (5.24%) SAP PS
14 11 (5.24%) Oracle SCM
14 11 (5.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 29 (13.81%) Oracle ODI
3 27 (12.86%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.43%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.43%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.43%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.95%) Big Data
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.95%) QlikView
10 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.90%) Toad
4 3 (1.43%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.43%) MSTest
5 2 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.95%) FindBugs
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.95%) JUnit
5 2 (0.95%) NUnit
5 2 (0.95%) LSMW
5 2 (0.95%) Subversion
5 2 (0.95%) Checkstyle
5 2 (0.95%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 126 (60.00%) Finance
2 26 (12.38%) Banking
3 11 (5.24%) Front Office
4 10 (4.76%) Law
4 10 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.29%) Legal
5 9 (4.29%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.33%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.38%) Billing
8 3 (1.43%) Retail
8 3 (1.43%) Back Office
8 3 (1.43%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.95%) French Language
9 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) .NET
2 6 (2.86%) XML
3 2 (0.95%) EDI
3 2 (0.95%) Middleware
3 2 (0.95%) CSS
3 2 (0.95%) SOAP
3 2 (0.95%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) J2EE
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.29%) Replication
3 7 (3.33%) Derivative
4 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.38%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.90%) User Experience
6 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.95%) NHS
8 2 (0.95%) Equities
9 1 (0.48%) Tandem
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) GIS
9 1 (0.48%) Kindle
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.76%) Linux
2 4 (1.90%) Windows
3 3 (1.43%) UNIX
4 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (21.90%) ERP
3 31 (14.76%) Analytics
4 26 (12.38%) ITIL
5 21 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 20 (9.52%) Project Management
6 20 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 15 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
9 14 (6.67%) E-business
10 13 (6.19%) Workflow
11 12 (5.71%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.24%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.24%) Functional Testing
13 10 (4.76%) CRM
14 9 (4.29%) Validation
14 9 (4.29%) Requirements Management
15 8 (3.81%) Cash Management
15 8 (3.81%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.62%) SQL
2 33 (15.71%) PL/SQL
3 10 (4.76%) C#
3 10 (4.76%) Java
4 8 (3.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.90%) ABAP
6 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.95%) C++
6 2 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.48%) Korn
7 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (5.71%) Degree
2 9 (4.29%) ACCA
3 6 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.90%) ISEB
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.48%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (49.05%) Oracle
2 46 (21.90%) SAP
3 35 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 29 (13.81%) Pegasus
5 15 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.76%) Informatica
7 7 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.90%) Remedy
8 4 (1.90%) Ariba
9 3 (1.43%) IBM
9 3 (1.43%) ATG
10 2 (0.95%) VMware
10 2 (0.95%) Pega
10 2 (0.95%) hybris
10 2 (0.95%) Demandware
10 2 (0.95%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.95%) Murex
11 1 (0.48%) HP
11 1 (0.48%) Cognos
11 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
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