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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 747 798 697
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -101
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 134 94 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.089% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.094% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 129 75 133
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +20 119 £49,500 +10.00% 10
Yorkshire +25 37 £35,000 +20.68% 3
West Yorkshire +25 29 £55,000 +107.54% 3
London +6 28 £60,000 +23.07% 5
Leeds - 28 £55,000 - 1
East of England +1 16 £37,500 -16.66% 1
South East -11 15 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Scotland - 12 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 12 £55,000 -
West Midlands -9 10 £56,750 +33.52%
Harrogate - 8 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +7 7 £37,500 -0.66%
Norfolk - 7 £37,500 -
North West -5 6 £40,000 -33.33%
South West -12 6 £47,500 +35.71%
Bristol - 5 £47,500 -
Norwich - 5 £37,500 -
Hampshire -7 4 £40,530 -26.30%
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +28 3 £48,750 +11.42%
Surrey -11 3 £55,000 +0.91%
Hammersmith - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £37,500 -
Reading - 3 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £37,500 -23.07%
Milton Keynes +2 2 £37,500 -23.07%
Manchester -2 2 £40,250 -32.91%
City of London -3 2 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Essex -9 2 £40,000 -30.43%

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 127 (53.59%) Finance
2 107 (45.15%) Oracle
3 77 (32.49%) Oracle EBS
4 68 (28.69%) ERP
5 60 (25.32%) SQL
6 54 (22.78%) Oracle General Ledger
6 54 (22.78%) Oracle EBS R12
7 53 (22.36%) Oracle Receivables
8 48 (20.25%) Oracle Payables
9 46 (19.41%) Pegasus
10 44 (18.57%) Oracle Financials
11 43 (18.14%) Test Scripting
11 43 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (16.46%) Oracle Applications
12 39 (16.46%) Functional Testing
13 37 (15.61%) Project Management
14 36 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (14.35%) Oracle Assets
16 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
17 31 (13.08%) Degree
18 30 (12.66%) SAP
19 25 (10.55%) Microsoft
20 24 (10.13%) Workflow
21 23 (9.70%) Oracle iProcurement
22 22 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
24 19 (8.02%) MS Office
24 19 (8.02%) PL/SQL
24 19 (8.02%) CRM
25 18 (7.59%) ISEB

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.02%) MS Office
3 17 (7.17%) MS Visio
4 13 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (5.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 77 (32.49%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (22.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 54 (22.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (22.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 48 (20.25%) Oracle Payables
5 44 (18.57%) Oracle Financials
6 39 (16.46%) Oracle Applications
7 34 (14.35%) Oracle Assets
8 23 (9.70%) Oracle iProcurement
9 15 (6.33%) Oracle SCM
10 13 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (5.49%) Oracle Cash Management
11 11 (4.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 9 (3.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 7 (2.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (2.95%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (2.95%) SAP CO
13 7 (2.95%) Oracle 11i
13 7 (2.95%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) CTI
2 2 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (5.49%) MS Access
3 10 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (4.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (3.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (2.95%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.11%) Toad
3 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.27%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.42%) ProC
5 1 (0.42%) LSMW
5 1 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 127 (53.59%) Finance
2 11 (4.64%) Banking
3 9 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.38%) Legal
5 7 (2.95%) Retail
6 6 (2.53%) Billing
6 6 (2.53%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.69%) Law
8 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
9 2 (0.84%) Front Office
9 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.80%) .NET
2 5 (2.11%) J2EE
3 3 (1.27%) XML
4 2 (0.84%) SOAP
5 1 (0.42%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) EDI
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.42%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.42%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.49%) NHS
3 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.84%) FMCG
4 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.42%) Derivative
4 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.33%) UNIX
2 5 (2.11%) Linux
3 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.69%) ERP
2 43 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.14%) Test Scripting
3 39 (16.46%) Functional Testing
4 37 (15.61%) Project Management
5 36 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (10.13%) Workflow
7 21 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (8.02%) CRM
9 17 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (7.17%) Integration Testing
10 16 (6.75%) Automated Testing
10 16 (6.75%) Business Analysis
11 15 (6.33%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.33%) Regression Testing
12 14 (5.91%) Change Management
12 14 (5.91%) Compatibility Testing
12 14 (5.91%) Test Automation
13 11 (4.64%) Procure-to-pay
14 10 (4.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.32%) SQL
2 19 (8.02%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.69%) Java
4 2 (0.84%) Korn
4 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.42%) R
5 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.42%) C#
5 1 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (13.08%) Degree
2 18 (7.59%) ISEB
3 5 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.69%) CIMA
5 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.27%) VCP4
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.91%) SLA
2 9 (3.80%) QA
3 4 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (45.15%) Oracle
2 46 (19.41%) Pegasus
3 30 (12.66%) SAP
4 25 (10.55%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.95%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (2.53%) ATG
7 4 (1.69%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.27%) CA
8 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.27%) Cognos
8 3 (1.27%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.27%) webMethods
9 2 (0.84%) Endeca
9 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.84%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.84%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.84%) Retek
10 1 (0.42%) Apple
10 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
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