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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 805 712 759
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 97 165 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 81 129 124
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.62% -5.88%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 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
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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 -86 90 £50,000 +1.52% 10
South East -15 27 £52,500 +10.52%
Yorkshire -30 21 £42,500 -12.37% 7
London -64 17 £52,500 - 3
East of England -23 13 £55,000 +15.78%
West Yorkshire -38 12 £47,832 -1.37% 6
Surrey +10 11 £52,500 -
Scotland -9 10 £42,500 +41.66%
Hampshire -4 8 £48,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -8 7 £55,000 -15.38%
North Yorkshire -12 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Harrogate - 7 £30,000 - 1
City of London +9 6 £49,500 -20.80% 1
South West -46 6 £37,500 -1.42%
Edinburgh - 6 £50,000 -
Luton - 6 £46,750 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £46,750 -
Berkshire +1 5 £37,125 -42.88%
Swindon -7 5 £37,500 -1.54%
Wiltshire -17 5 £37,500 -1.42%
North West -29 5 £50,000 +122.22%
Manchester -9 4 £50,000 +110.52%
Bradford -16 4 - -
Leeds -32 3 £43,164 -13.67% 5
Huddersfield - 3 £52,500 -
Slough - 3 £37,000 -
Oxford +3 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £30,000 -4.00%
Aberdeen +11 1 £32,500 +12.06%
Crawley -1 1 £47,500 -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 86 (49.71%) Oracle
2 65 (37.57%) Finance
3 54 (31.21%) Oracle EBS
4 51 (29.48%) SQL
5 40 (23.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 38 (21.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 38 (21.97%) Oracle Payables
7 36 (20.81%) Oracle Assets
7 36 (20.81%) Degree
7 36 (20.81%) Test Scripting
8 35 (20.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 35 (20.23%) Oracle Financials
9 34 (19.65%) Functional Testing
10 33 (19.08%) ERP
11 30 (17.34%) PL/SQL
12 26 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (13.87%) Retail
14 23 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (12.72%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (12.72%) Oracle Discoverer
16 20 (11.56%) Oracle Applications
17 18 (10.40%) Migration
17 18 (10.40%) SLA
17 18 (10.40%) SAP
18 17 (9.83%) CRM
18 17 (9.83%) Marketing
18 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (9.25%) Banking
20 15 (8.67%) Oracle 11i
21 14 (8.09%) Pegasus

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (7.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 54 (31.21%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (23.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (21.97%) Oracle Payables
3 38 (21.97%) Oracle General Ledger
4 36 (20.81%) Oracle Assets
5 35 (20.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 35 (20.23%) Oracle Financials
6 20 (11.56%) Oracle Applications
7 15 (8.67%) Oracle 11i
8 14 (8.09%) Oracle Cash Management
8 14 (8.09%) Oracle iProcurement
9 10 (5.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 8 (4.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 6 (3.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (3.47%) SAP FI
11 6 (3.47%) Oracle Payroll
11 6 (3.47%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (3.47%) SAP CO
12 5 (2.89%) Oracle SCM
13 4 (2.31%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.58%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) 3G
2 4 (2.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.72%) Oracle Reports
1 22 (12.72%) Oracle Discoverer
2 14 (8.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.89%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (2.89%) DB2
5 4 (2.31%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (6.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (4.62%) Selenium
4 4 (2.31%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.16%) TestDirector
5 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) ProC
General
1 65 (37.57%) Finance
2 24 (13.87%) Retail
3 17 (9.83%) Marketing
4 16 (9.25%) Banking
5 13 (7.51%) German Language
6 12 (6.94%) Legal
7 7 (4.05%) General Ledger
7 7 (4.05%) Retail Banking
8 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.31%) Billing
10 3 (1.73%) Law
10 3 (1.73%) Local Government
10 3 (1.73%) Advertising
11 2 (1.16%) Military
11 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.58%) French Language
12 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) CGI
2 4 (2.31%) SOAP
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
3 1 (0.58%) EDI
3 1 (0.58%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.20%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.73%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.73%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.16%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
1 2 (1.16%) Android
1 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.81%) Test Scripting
2 34 (19.65%) Functional Testing
3 33 (19.08%) ERP
4 26 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.40%) Migration
7 17 (9.83%) CRM
8 14 (8.09%) Workflow
9 13 (7.51%) BPR
9 13 (7.51%) Use Case
10 12 (6.94%) Project Management
10 12 (6.94%) ITIL
11 11 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.78%) Change Management
13 9 (5.20%) Software Testing
13 9 (5.20%) Data Migration
14 8 (4.62%) Data Protection
14 8 (4.62%) Data Management
15 7 (4.05%) E-business
15 7 (4.05%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.48%) SQL
2 30 (17.34%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.73%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (20.81%) Degree
2 12 (6.94%) ISTQB
2 12 (6.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.58%) PMP
3 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.40%) SLA
2 12 (6.94%) QA
3 4 (2.31%) HL7
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (49.71%) Oracle
2 18 (10.40%) SAP
3 14 (8.09%) Pegasus
4 13 (7.51%) Siebel
5 8 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.89%) HP
7 4 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.73%) Primavera
9 2 (1.16%) Apple
9 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) ATG
10 1 (0.58%) Saba
10 1 (0.58%) Endeca
10 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.58%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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