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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 795 748 783
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 109 158 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 96 129 96
Average salary £43,030 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £43,670
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -8.40%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -39 105 £43,030 +2.45% 8
Yorkshire -3 34 £35,000 -12.50% 3
London +11 23 £53,750 +2.38% 2
West Yorkshire +1 22 £50,000 - 2
East of England -19 19 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Leeds +1 15 £50,000 - 2
South East -9 14 £48,000 -1.53%
Harrogate - 12 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 12 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +17 6 £57,500 +40.24%
Hampshire -15 6 £45,780 +7.71%
North West -8 5 £50,000 +163.15%
Hertfordshire -13 5 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Norfolk - 5 £37,500 - 1
Essex - 5 £40,000 -
Norwich - 5 £37,500 - 1
City of London +10 4 £55,000 +7.31%
Bedfordshire +1 4 £37,500 +0.67%
Bradford -8 4 £45,000 +69.81%
North East -19 4 £30,000 -28.57%
Tyne and Wear - 4 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £52,500 -
Hammersmith - 3 £50,000 -
Derbyshire +15 2 £40,750 -0.61%
Bedford +5 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Milton Keynes 0 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £37,500 -24.24%
Surrey -6 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Manchester -23 2 £40,250 -27.41%

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 104 (51.49%) Finance
2 91 (45.05%) Oracle
3 68 (33.66%) Oracle EBS
4 64 (31.68%) SQL
5 57 (28.22%) ERP
6 43 (21.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 43 (21.29%) Oracle Payables
7 41 (20.30%) Oracle Financials
7 41 (20.30%) Oracle Receivables
8 39 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (19.31%) Test Scripting
9 38 (18.81%) Degree
9 38 (18.81%) Functional Testing
9 38 (18.81%) Oracle Assets
10 33 (16.34%) Oracle EBS R12
11 28 (13.86%) PL/SQL
12 27 (13.37%) SAP
12 27 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (12.38%) Pegasus
14 24 (11.88%) Project Management
14 24 (11.88%) Workflow
15 23 (11.39%) Oracle Applications
16 22 (10.89%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (9.90%) Microsoft
19 17 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
19 17 (8.42%) SLA
19 17 (8.42%) Banking
20 16 (7.92%) Oracle Forms
21 15 (7.43%) MS Excel

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 13 (6.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.47%) MS Office
3 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) MS Project
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 68 (33.66%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (21.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 43 (21.29%) Oracle Payables
3 41 (20.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 41 (20.30%) Oracle Financials
4 38 (18.81%) Oracle Assets
5 33 (16.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 23 (11.39%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (6.93%) Oracle iProcurement
8 12 (5.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 12 (5.94%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (4.95%) Oracle SCM
10 9 (4.46%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 9 (4.46%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (4.46%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (3.96%) SAP FI
11 8 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
11 8 (3.96%) SAP CO
12 7 (3.47%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
13 5 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Taleo
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) HTTP
2 2 (0.99%) CTI
3 1 (0.50%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.89%) Oracle Discoverer
2 17 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (5.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (2.97%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.49%) MS Access
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.98%) Toad
3 4 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.49%) PeopleTools
4 3 (1.49%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.50%) ProC
General
1 104 (51.49%) Finance
2 17 (8.42%) Banking
3 14 (6.93%) Retail
4 8 (3.96%) Legal
4 8 (3.96%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.97%) Marketing
6 5 (2.48%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.48%) Billing
7 4 (1.98%) German Language
8 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Local Government
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.96%) .NET
2 4 (1.98%) SOAP
3 2 (0.99%) J2EE
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.50%) EDI
4 1 (0.50%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.49%) Data Conversion
2 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.49%) NHS
2 3 (1.49%) E-Learning
3 2 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (0.50%) Wiki
4 1 (0.50%) FMCG
4 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.48%) UNIX
2 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
2 2 (0.99%) Android
2 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.22%) ERP
2 39 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.31%) Test Scripting
3 38 (18.81%) Functional Testing
4 27 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (11.88%) Project Management
5 24 (11.88%) Workflow
6 15 (7.43%) CRM
7 12 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (5.94%) Business Analysis
8 11 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 11 (5.45%) Migration
9 10 (4.95%) Data Protection
10 9 (4.46%) Integration Testing
10 9 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.46%) Regression Testing
11 8 (3.96%) ITIL
11 8 (3.96%) PRINCE2
11 8 (3.96%) Change Management
12 7 (3.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.68%) SQL
2 28 (13.86%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.98%) Java
4 1 (0.50%) R
4 1 (0.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (18.81%) Degree
2 14 (6.93%) ISEB
3 7 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.48%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.49%) CIMA
7 1 (0.50%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.50%) PMP
7 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.42%) SLA
2 10 (4.95%) QA
3 4 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.49%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (45.05%) Oracle
2 27 (13.37%) SAP
3 25 (12.38%) Pegasus
4 20 (9.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (1.98%) Siebel
7 3 (1.49%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.49%) webMethods
7 3 (1.49%) CA
7 3 (1.49%) Cognos
7 3 (1.49%) ATG
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.99%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) Apple
8 2 (0.99%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.50%) Endeca
9 1 (0.50%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.50%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago