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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Analyst
Rank 781 823 704
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -119
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 122 105 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.096% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 112 83 158
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,425
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.05%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +45 108 £53,750 +13.15% 14
London -22 31 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Yorkshire +28 30 £55,000 +89.65% 3
West Yorkshire - 25 £55,000 - 3
Leeds - 21 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -3 13 £55,000 - 2
Scotland +23 12 £55,000 +15.78%
Glasgow +14 12 £55,000 -
South West - 9 £47,500 -
City of London +12 8 £70,000 +12.00% 1
South East -15 8 £60,000 +12.67% 1
Bristol - 8 £47,500 -
East of England 0 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Midlands +20 5 £27,500 -36.78% 3
North West +6 5 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Bedfordshire +6 5 £50,500 +12.22%
Birmingham -8 5 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Harrogate - 5 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire -3 4 £60,000 +118.18%
Luton -16 3 £50,500 +12.22%
Bradford - 3 - - 1
Northampton - 3 £26,250 - 1
Reading - 3 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £26,250 - 1
Hampshire +4 2 £43,750 -20.45% 1
Manchester -5 2 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Liverpool - 2 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 125 (55.56%) Finance
2 99 (44.00%) Oracle
3 66 (29.33%) Oracle EBS
4 65 (28.89%) Oracle EBS R12
5 57 (25.33%) SQL
6 56 (24.89%) ERP
7 53 (23.56%) Oracle General Ledger
8 52 (23.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 46 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (19.11%) Oracle Payables
11 40 (17.78%) Pegasus
12 39 (17.33%) Oracle Financials
13 38 (16.89%) Oracle Applications
14 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (16.00%) Project Management
16 35 (15.56%) MS Excel
16 35 (15.56%) Test Scripting
16 35 (15.56%) Functional Testing
17 31 (13.78%) Oracle Assets
18 30 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
19 29 (12.89%) SAP
19 29 (12.89%) Workflow
20 25 (11.11%) Degree
20 25 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
21 24 (10.67%) MS Office
21 24 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
22 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
23 20 (8.89%) PL/SQL
23 20 (8.89%) MS Visio
23 20 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (5.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.67%) MS Office
3 20 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 16 (7.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (7.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 66 (29.33%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (28.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (23.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 52 (23.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 43 (19.11%) Oracle Payables
6 39 (17.33%) Oracle Financials
7 38 (16.89%) Oracle Applications
8 31 (13.78%) Oracle Assets
9 25 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
10 17 (7.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 13 (5.78%) Oracle SCM
12 12 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
13 11 (4.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 10 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
14 10 (4.44%) Oracle 11i
15 9 (4.00%) Oracle FAH
16 8 (3.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 7 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
17 7 (3.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
18 5 (2.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) CTI
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 16 (7.11%) MS Access
3 12 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (3.56%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (3.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (3.11%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.22%) Toad
3 3 (1.33%) PeopleTools
3 3 (1.33%) LSMW
4 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 125 (55.56%) Finance
2 17 (7.56%) Banking
3 10 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.00%) Legal
5 8 (3.56%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.56%) Retail
5 8 (3.56%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.56%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.11%) Billing
7 4 (1.78%) Law
8 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.33%) French Language
9 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Front Office
9 2 (0.89%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.33%) .NET
2 5 (2.22%) J2EE
3 4 (1.78%) XML
4 2 (0.89%) EDI
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.44%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.44%) COM
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.11%) NHS
3 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.89%) FMCG
4 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.22%) UNIX
2 11 (4.89%) Linux
3 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.89%) ERP
2 46 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.00%) Project Management
5 35 (15.56%) Test Scripting
5 35 (15.56%) Functional Testing
6 29 (12.89%) Workflow
7 24 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (8.44%) Change Management
10 18 (8.00%) CRM
11 17 (7.56%) Integration Testing
11 17 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 16 (7.11%) Automated Testing
13 15 (6.67%) ITIL
14 14 (6.22%) Regression Testing
14 14 (6.22%) Service Delivery
14 14 (6.22%) Compatibility Testing
14 14 (6.22%) Test Automation
15 12 (5.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.33%) SQL
2 20 (8.89%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.22%) C#
4 4 (1.78%) Java
5 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.33%) ABAP
5 3 (1.33%) Korn
5 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (11.11%) Degree
2 17 (7.56%) ISEB
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.78%) CIMA
4 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) SLA
2 9 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (44.00%) Oracle
2 40 (17.78%) Pegasus
3 29 (12.89%) SAP
4 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.78%) Hyperion
6 8 (3.56%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.67%) ATG
8 3 (1.33%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.33%) CA
8 3 (1.33%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.33%) webMethods
9 2 (0.89%) Retek
9 2 (0.89%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.89%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.89%) Endeca
10 1 (0.44%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.44%) FFastFill
10 1 (0.44%) GL TRADE
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: Yesterday
Northampton
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Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
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Posted: 13 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: From £21,311 to £23,328 per annum
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
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