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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Analyst
Rank 852 815 845
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 99 126 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 116 81
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+31.86% +8.33%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Functional Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Analyst
Top 27 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 5 February 2016. 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 -8 98 £60,000 +26.31% 13
East of England +22 34 £63,115 +68.30% 1
Hertfordshire - 32 £63,115 - 1
London +8 30 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Hemel Hempstead - 11 - -
South East -12 10 £48,750 -11.36% 2
North East - 10 £54,000 - 1
City of London +62 9 £67,500 +22.72%
Stockton-on-Tees - 8 £63,057 - 1
Durham - 8 £63,057 - 1
Reading +9 6 - -
Berkshire +3 6 - -
West Midlands -17 6 £37,500 -26.82%
North West +7 5 £47,500 +11.11%
Surrey +6 4 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Birmingham - 4 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 4 - -
Chorley - 4 - -
Royston - 3 - -
Cambridge 0 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £47,500 +26.66%
West Yorkshire -24 2 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Yorkshire -25 2 £61,250 +75.00% 4
Manchester +19 1 £47,500 +18.01%
East Midlands -5 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Leeds -31 1 £55,000 - 3
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 115 (50.66%) Finance
2 79 (34.80%) SAP
3 73 (32.16%) Oracle
4 60 (26.43%) SQL
4 60 (26.43%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (25.99%) Oracle EBS R12
6 53 (23.35%) Business Analysis
7 47 (20.70%) ERP
8 45 (19.82%) Oracle Financials
9 43 (18.94%) MS Excel
10 32 (14.10%) Oracle Payables
10 32 (14.10%) Translating Business Requirements
11 31 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (13.22%) Test Scripting
13 28 (12.33%) Oracle Applications
14 27 (11.89%) Oracle General Ledger
15 26 (11.45%) Oracle iProcurement
15 26 (11.45%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (11.45%) Oracle Receivables
16 25 (11.01%) SAP SD
16 25 (11.01%) Project Management
16 25 (11.01%) SAP PP
17 24 (10.57%) Procure-to-pay
18 23 (10.13%) SAP FI
18 23 (10.13%) Pegasus
18 23 (10.13%) SQL Server
18 23 (10.13%) SAP CO
18 23 (10.13%) Banking
19 22 (9.69%) Process Improvement
20 21 (9.25%) Agile Software Development

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (6.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (6.17%) CMS
3 12 (5.29%) Oracle UPK
4 10 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.20%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.76%) SAP EP
6 4 (1.76%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (18.94%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 60 (26.43%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (25.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (19.82%) Oracle Financials
4 32 (14.10%) Oracle Payables
5 28 (12.33%) Oracle Applications
6 27 (11.89%) Oracle General Ledger
7 26 (11.45%) Oracle iProcurement
7 26 (11.45%) Oracle Receivables
8 25 (11.01%) SAP PP
8 25 (11.01%) SAP SD
9 23 (10.13%) SAP CO
9 23 (10.13%) SAP FI
10 18 (7.93%) SAP FI/CO
10 18 (7.93%) SAP FI-AP
11 16 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
12 15 (6.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 14 (6.17%) Oracle SCM
14 13 (5.73%) Oracle Cash Management
14 13 (5.73%) SAP FI-AR
14 13 (5.73%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.45%) Oracle Reports
2 23 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.73%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.96%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (2.64%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (2.64%) QlikView
8 6 (2.64%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.20%) SAP BI
9 5 (2.20%) SAP HANA
9 5 (2.20%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.76%) OLAP
10 4 (1.76%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.85%) Toad
3 10 (4.41%) HP UFT
3 10 (4.41%) MSTest
4 5 (2.20%) JIRA
4 5 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.88%) Checkstyle
5 2 (0.88%) FindBugs
5 2 (0.88%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.88%) JUnit
5 2 (0.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.44%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.44%) Zephyr
General
1 115 (50.66%) Finance
2 23 (10.13%) Banking
3 13 (5.73%) Legal
3 13 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.08%) Billing
4 7 (3.08%) General Ledger
4 7 (3.08%) Law
5 5 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.32%) Front Office
7 3 (1.32%) Retail
8 2 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.61%) XML
2 12 (5.29%) .NET
3 6 (2.64%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (2.20%) CSS
5 4 (1.76%) HTML
5 4 (1.76%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (1.76%) SAPUI5
5 4 (1.76%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (1.32%) EDI
7 2 (0.88%) Web Services
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.25%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.61%) User Experience
4 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.20%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.20%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.32%) Equities
7 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.88%) Derivative
7 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.88%) Tandem
8 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.44%) Economics
8 1 (0.44%) Life Science
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.61%) Windows
2 10 (4.41%) Unix
3 4 (1.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.35%) Business Analysis
2 47 (20.70%) ERP
3 32 (14.10%) Translating Business Requirements
4 31 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (13.22%) Test Scripting
6 25 (11.01%) Project Management
7 24 (10.57%) Procure-to-pay
8 22 (9.69%) Process Improvement
9 21 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (9.25%) CRM
10 20 (8.81%) Functional Testing
11 17 (7.49%) Workflow
12 16 (7.05%) Validation
13 14 (6.17%) Data Modelling
13 14 (6.17%) Defect Management
14 12 (5.29%) Analytics
14 12 (5.29%) ETL
15 11 (4.85%) Logistics
15 11 (4.85%) Performance Testing
15 11 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.43%) SQL
2 20 (8.81%) PL/SQL
3 18 (7.93%) Java
4 7 (3.08%) ABAP
4 7 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.32%) C#
7 2 (0.88%) C++
7 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (8.81%) Degree
2 13 (5.73%) ACCA
3 11 (4.85%) ISEB
4 10 (4.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (3.08%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.64%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.96%) QA
2 5 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.32%) Basel III
3 3 (1.32%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) HDFS
1 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (34.80%) SAP
2 73 (32.16%) Oracle
3 23 (10.13%) Pegasus
4 17 (7.49%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.17%) Hyperion
6 8 (3.52%) Ariba
7 6 (2.64%) HP
8 5 (2.20%) Infor
9 4 (1.76%) Cognos
9 4 (1.76%) IBM
10 3 (1.32%) Informatica
10 3 (1.32%) Murex
10 3 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (1.32%) Remedy
11 2 (0.88%) Misys
11 2 (0.88%) VMware
12 1 (0.44%) Kofax
12 1 (0.44%) LexisNexis
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