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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 771 752 721
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 115 120 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 106 96 109
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,561 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -4.11%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 106 £49,000 +16.66% 16
Yorkshire +13 37 £35,000 +20.68% 3
West Yorkshire +19 26 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Leeds +15 23 £35,000 -30.00% 2
London -18 23 £55,000 +23.59% 5
East of England -2 18 £40,000 +9.58% 2
South East -31 14 £55,000 +1.85% 3
North Yorkshire - 11 £30,000 - 1
Harrogate - 11 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands -19 8 £51,250 +20.58%
Glasgow - 7 £55,000 -
Scotland - 7 £55,000 -
East Midlands +28 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Norfolk - 5 £37,500 -
Essex - 5 £40,000 -
Norwich - 5 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +3 4 £37,500 +2.73% 1
City of London 0 4 £55,000 +20.21% 1
Hertfordshire -9 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire - 4 £58,750 - 1
Hammersmith - 4 £49,500 -
Bradford -1 3 - -
North West -2 3 £45,500 +42.18%
Surrey -19 3 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Hampshire - 3 £43,561 -
Reading - 3 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Milton Keynes -2 2 £37,500 -23.07%
Manchester -6 2 £40,250 -28.44%
Havant - 2 £40,030 -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 114 (53.27%) Finance
2 95 (44.39%) Oracle
3 73 (34.11%) Oracle EBS
4 63 (29.44%) SQL
5 59 (27.57%) ERP
6 46 (21.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 45 (21.03%) Oracle Payables
7 45 (21.03%) Oracle Receivables
7 45 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (20.56%) Test Scripting
9 42 (19.63%) Oracle EBS R12
10 40 (18.69%) Oracle Financials
10 40 (18.69%) Functional Testing
11 38 (17.76%) Oracle Assets
12 37 (17.29%) Pegasus
13 34 (15.89%) Degree
14 33 (15.42%) Oracle Applications
15 31 (14.49%) Project Management
16 30 (14.02%) SAP
17 28 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (10.75%) MS Excel
19 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
20 21 (9.81%) PL/SQL
20 21 (9.81%) Workflow
21 16 (7.48%) ISEB
22 15 (7.01%) CRM
22 15 (7.01%) SLA
22 15 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
22 15 (7.01%) Integration Testing

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (4.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.14%) MS Office
3 10 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.74%) MS Project
4 8 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 73 (34.11%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (21.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 45 (21.03%) Oracle Payables
3 45 (21.03%) Oracle Receivables
4 42 (19.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 40 (18.69%) Oracle Financials
6 38 (17.76%) Oracle Assets
7 33 (15.42%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (7.01%) Oracle iProcurement
9 14 (6.54%) Oracle SCM
10 11 (5.14%) Oracle Cash Management
11 10 (4.67%) SAP FI
11 10 (4.67%) SAP FI/CO
11 10 (4.67%) SAP CO
11 10 (4.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 10 (4.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 10 (4.67%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (3.74%) Oracle 11i
13 6 (2.80%) SAP SD
13 6 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) CTI
1 3 (1.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.07%) Oracle Discoverer
2 12 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (3.74%) MS Access
3 8 (3.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (3.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.80%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.34%) Toad
3 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.40%) PeopleTools
5 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.47%) ProC
General
1 114 (53.27%) Finance
2 13 (6.07%) Banking
3 9 (4.21%) General Ledger
3 9 (4.21%) Retail
4 8 (3.74%) Billing
5 7 (3.27%) Legal
6 6 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.93%) Front Office
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.74%) .NET
2 4 (1.87%) J2EE
3 3 (1.40%) SOAP
4 2 (0.93%) EDI
4 2 (0.93%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.74%) NHS
3 3 (1.40%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.47%) Wiki
5 1 (0.47%) Derivative
5 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.14%) UNIX
2 2 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.57%) ERP
2 45 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (20.56%) Test Scripting
4 40 (18.69%) Functional Testing
5 31 (14.49%) Project Management
6 28 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (9.81%) Workflow
8 15 (7.01%) CRM
8 15 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (7.01%) Integration Testing
8 15 (7.01%) Business Analysis
9 14 (6.54%) Regression Testing
10 13 (6.07%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.61%) Test Automation
11 12 (5.61%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.61%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (5.14%) Change Management
13 10 (4.67%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.44%) SQL
2 21 (9.81%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.40%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) R
4 1 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (15.89%) Degree
2 16 (7.48%) ISEB
3 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.87%) CIMA
4 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.47%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PMP
6 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.01%) SLA
2 10 (4.67%) QA
3 4 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.93%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 95 (44.39%) Oracle
2 37 (17.29%) Pegasus
3 30 (14.02%) SAP
4 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.27%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.34%) ATG
7 3 (1.40%) Cognos
7 3 (1.40%) CA
7 3 (1.40%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.40%) webMethods
8 2 (0.93%) Endeca
8 2 (0.93%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.47%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.47%) FFastFill
9 1 (0.47%) GL TRADE
9 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.47%) Apple
9 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25days Holiday, LA,PHI,BUPA etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago