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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 779 809 708
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -101
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 104 98 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.088% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 67 144
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +49 99 £52,500 +10.52% 5
London +47 38 £55,000 +15.78% 2
West Midlands +4 17 £52,500 -4.54%
Birmingham -4 13 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London +39 12 £55,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +25 11 £55,000 +12.05% 1
Yorkshire +13 11 £55,000 +12.05% 1
East of England +7 10 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -2 9 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands +15 8 £52,500 +6.06%
Bristol - 7 £47,500 -
Harlow - 5 £43,000 -
Essex - 5 £43,000 -
Leeds +16 4 £55,000 +27.42% 1
Scotland +12 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Bedfordshire +2 4 £44,000 -2.22%
Northampton - 4 £26,250 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £26,250 -
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £52,500 +6.06%
North West -2 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South East -6 3 £56,250 -10.00% 1
Nottingham -7 3 £52,500 +6.06%
Manchester +14 2 £53,750 +7.50%
Glasgow +1 2 £55,000 -
Luton -8 2 £50,500 +12.22%
Bradford -20 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +14 1 - -
Edinburgh +13 1 £44,000 +3.52%
Hammersmith -6 1 - -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 132 (56.17%) Finance
2 118 (50.21%) Oracle
3 84 (35.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 79 (33.62%) Oracle EBS
5 67 (28.51%) SQL
6 61 (25.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 60 (25.53%) Oracle Receivables
8 53 (22.55%) ERP
9 49 (20.85%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (20.85%) Oracle Financials
9 49 (20.85%) Oracle Payables
10 45 (19.15%) Oracle Applications
11 41 (17.45%) Pegasus
12 35 (14.89%) Oracle BI EE
13 32 (13.62%) MS Excel
14 31 (13.19%) Project Management
15 30 (12.77%) Oracle Assets
16 29 (12.34%) Workflow
17 28 (11.91%) SAP
17 28 (11.91%) PL/SQL
17 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (11.06%) Oracle iProcurement
18 26 (11.06%) MS Office
19 25 (10.64%) ITIL
20 23 (9.79%) Functional Testing
21 22 (9.36%) Test Scripting
22 21 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
22 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
23 20 (8.51%) Change Management
23 20 (8.51%) MS Visio

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (5.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (3.40%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.28%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.06%) MS Office
3 20 (8.51%) MS Visio
4 16 (6.81%) MS Project
4 16 (6.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 84 (35.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 79 (33.62%) Oracle EBS
3 61 (25.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 60 (25.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 49 (20.85%) Oracle Financials
5 49 (20.85%) Oracle Payables
6 45 (19.15%) Oracle Applications
7 30 (12.77%) Oracle Assets
8 26 (11.06%) Oracle iProcurement
9 17 (7.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 14 (5.96%) Oracle 11i
11 13 (5.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 12 (5.11%) Oracle Cash Management
13 11 (4.68%) Oracle SCM
13 11 (4.68%) Oracle FAH
14 10 (4.26%) Oracle ERP
15 9 (3.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 7 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
17 6 (2.55%) SAP SD
17 6 (2.55%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Taleo
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 18 (7.66%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (6.81%) MS Access
4 13 (5.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (5.53%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.85%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.55%) Toad
3 3 (1.28%) LSMW
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 132 (56.17%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Banking
3 13 (5.53%) Legal
4 11 (4.68%) Law
5 10 (4.26%) General Ledger
5 10 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.26%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.40%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.98%) Billing
8 5 (2.13%) Front Office
8 5 (2.13%) Retail
9 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.28%) Back Office
9 3 (1.28%) French Language
10 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.68%) .NET
2 5 (2.13%) J2EE
3 4 (1.70%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.85%) EDI
5 1 (0.43%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) Middleware
5 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.81%) NHS
2 12 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.55%) Replication
4 4 (1.70%) Derivative
4 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.28%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.85%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.85%) FMCG
6 2 (0.85%) Equities
7 1 (0.43%) BYOD
7 1 (0.43%) GIS
7 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.43%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.43%) Kindle
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.53%) Linux
2 12 (5.11%) UNIX
3 4 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.55%) ERP
2 49 (20.85%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (13.19%) Project Management
4 29 (12.34%) Workflow
5 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (10.64%) ITIL
7 23 (9.79%) Functional Testing
8 22 (9.36%) Test Scripting
9 21 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (8.51%) Change Management
11 19 (8.09%) CRM
11 19 (8.09%) E-business
12 15 (6.38%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.53%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.53%) Automated Testing
13 13 (5.53%) Procure-to-pay
14 12 (5.11%) Integration Testing
14 12 (5.11%) Service Delivery
15 11 (4.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.51%) SQL
2 28 (11.91%) PL/SQL
3 6 (2.55%) C#
4 4 (1.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.70%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.28%) ABAP
5 3 (1.28%) Java
5 3 (1.28%) Korn
5 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 19 (8.09%) Degree
2 13 (5.53%) ISEB
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.70%) CIMA
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.53%) QA
2 7 (2.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 118 (50.21%) Oracle
2 41 (17.45%) Pegasus
3 28 (11.91%) SAP
4 18 (7.66%) Hyperion
5 15 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.13%) ATG
8 3 (1.28%) Informatica
8 3 (1.28%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.28%) webMethods
8 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.85%) Endeca
9 2 (0.85%) Retek
9 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.43%) CQG
10 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe
10 1 (0.43%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.43%) SunGard
10 1 (0.43%) HP
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