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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 826 695 741
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 78 176 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 64 148 141
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,575 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 22 August 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 -117 70 £49,500 -1.00% 8
South East -24 22 £48,000 -4.00% 2
London -58 13 £49,500 -5.71%
East of England +4 12 £50,000 +17.64%
Scotland - 12 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire -42 11 £36,582 -18.70% 6
Surrey +5 8 £52,500 -
South West -25 8 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 -
Swindon -5 7 £37,500 -
Wiltshire -12 7 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -44 7 £47,832 +2.31% 5
Bedfordshire - 7 £50,000 -
Luton - 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire -5 5 £48,000 -12.72% 2
Hertfordshire -6 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Berkshire -7 5 £37,125 -42.88%
Oxford +9 4 £30,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire +9 4 £30,000 +9.09%
North Yorkshire -9 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Manchester -17 4 £50,000 +81.81%
North West -36 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Harrogate - 4 £30,000 - 1
Slough - 4 £37,125 -
City of London -7 3 £49,500 -20.80%
Bradford -3 2 - - 2
Leeds -33 2 £43,164 -11.00% 2
Huddersfield - 2 £52,500 - 1
Reading -3 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 84 (48.00%) Oracle
2 61 (34.86%) Finance
3 47 (26.86%) SQL
4 45 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
5 44 (25.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 39 (22.29%) Degree
7 36 (20.57%) Test Scripting
8 33 (18.86%) Oracle General Ledger
8 33 (18.86%) Oracle Payables
9 31 (17.71%) Oracle Receivables
9 31 (17.71%) Oracle Assets
10 30 (17.14%) Oracle Financials
11 28 (16.00%) ERP
12 27 (15.43%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (14.86%) Migration
14 25 (14.29%) PL/SQL
14 25 (14.29%) Marketing
15 24 (13.71%) CRM
15 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (13.14%) Retail
17 22 (12.57%) BPR
17 22 (12.57%) Siebel
18 21 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
19 18 (10.29%) Banking
19 18 (10.29%) Legal
20 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (9.71%) Oracle 11i
20 17 (9.71%) Oracle Discoverer
20 17 (9.71%) German Language
21 16 (9.14%) SLA

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (6.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (1.14%) Documentum
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 45 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (25.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (18.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 33 (18.86%) Oracle Payables
4 31 (17.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 31 (17.71%) Oracle Assets
5 30 (17.14%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (9.71%) Oracle 11i
8 12 (6.86%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (6.86%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (5.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 8 (4.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (4.57%) Oracle Payroll
11 7 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 5 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (2.86%) SAP CO
12 5 (2.86%) SAP FI
13 4 (2.29%) SAP BPC
14 3 (1.71%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Taleo
1 4 (2.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) 3G
2 3 (1.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) RFID
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.43%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (9.71%) Oracle Discoverer
3 14 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (4.00%) DB2
5 7 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.71%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.57%) Selenium
4 3 (1.71%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) TestDirector
5 2 (1.14%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.57%) ProC
General
1 61 (34.86%) Finance
2 25 (14.29%) Marketing
3 23 (13.14%) Retail
4 18 (10.29%) Banking
4 18 (10.29%) Legal
5 17 (9.71%) German Language
6 7 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.00%) General Ledger
7 6 (3.43%) Local Government
8 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.29%) Billing
10 3 (1.71%) Law
10 3 (1.71%) Advertising
11 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.14%) Military
11 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.57%) Automotive
12 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.57%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) CGI
2 3 (1.71%) SOAP
3 2 (1.14%) XML
3 2 (1.14%) XSL
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.57%) EDI
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.14%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.71%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.71%) Data Conversion
4 3 (1.71%) FMCG
5 2 (1.14%) Life Science
5 2 (1.14%) Social Network
5 2 (1.14%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.14%) Android
1 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.57%) UNIX
2 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.57%) Test Scripting
2 28 (16.00%) ERP
3 26 (14.86%) Migration
4 24 (13.71%) CRM
4 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (12.57%) BPR
6 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.14%) ITIL
8 15 (8.57%) Data Migration
9 13 (7.43%) Workflow
9 13 (7.43%) Change Management
9 13 (7.43%) Use Case
9 13 (7.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.29%) Data Privacy
11 10 (5.71%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.71%) E-business
11 10 (5.71%) Data Management
12 9 (5.14%) Project Management
13 8 (4.57%) Procure-to-pay
13 8 (4.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.86%) SQL
2 25 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (0.57%) Perl
4 1 (0.57%) C
4 1 (0.57%) VB
4 1 (0.57%) ABAP
4 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (22.29%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) ISEB
3 11 (6.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.57%) PMP
4 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.14%) SLA
2 13 (7.43%) QA
3 3 (1.71%) HL7
4 2 (1.14%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (48.00%) Oracle
2 22 (12.57%) Siebel
3 14 (8.00%) SAP
4 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.14%) Pegasus
6 5 (2.86%) HP
7 4 (2.29%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.71%) Primavera
8 3 (1.71%) Adobe
9 2 (1.14%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.14%) Apple
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.14%) Cognos
10 1 (0.57%) Open Text
10 1 (0.57%) Saba
10 1 (0.57%) Twitter
10 1 (0.57%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Leeds
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Salary: £37750 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £33,421 to £42,717 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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