The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 854 866 869
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 24 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.026% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.028% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 4
Average salary £34,500 £26,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.97% +2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +1.92%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst within the UK.

Functional Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Functional Test Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -8 23 £35,000 +30.84% 4
Yorkshire -1 22 £35,000 +26.12% 2
West Yorkshire +5 12 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Leeds - 12 £35,000 - 1
Harrogate - 10 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £30,000 - 1
London -5 1 £34,000 +25.92% 1
Glasgow - 1 £30,000 -
City of London - 1 £34,000 -
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) Functional Testing
3 36 (92.31%) Test Scripting
4 22 (56.41%) Degree
5 16 (41.03%) ISEB
6 14 (35.90%) Regression Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Integration Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 6 (15.38%) UNIX
10 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
10 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (5.13%) V-Model
11 2 (5.13%) HL7
11 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.13%) HTTP
11 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
11 2 (5.13%) SOAP
11 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.13%) Banking
12 1 (2.56%) Retail
12 1 (2.56%) Finance
12 1 (2.56%) .NET
12 1 (2.56%) QA
12 1 (2.56%) Use Case
12 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) Functional Testing
3 36 (92.31%) Test Scripting
4 14 (35.90%) Regression Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) V-Model
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Degree
2 16 (41.03%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) HL7
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago