The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 894 852 862
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 19 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.029% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 27
Average salary £36,875 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,875 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+34.09% -21.42%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 15 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -34 18 £37,250 -25.50% 3
South East +13 7 £30,000 +9.09% 1
South West - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £37,500 -
Swindon - 6 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Oxford +9 4 £30,000 +9.09%
London -71 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,164 - 1
Slough - 2 £36,875 - 1
Leeds - 2 £43,164 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £43,164 -
Berkshire - 2 £36,875 - 1
Scotland -11 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £32,500 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 19 (55.88%) Retail
3 15 (44.12%) ISEB
4 13 (38.24%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
5 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (32.35%) Selenium
6 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) Use Case
8 8 (23.53%) Usability Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Chip and PIN
9 7 (20.59%) Tivoli
9 7 (20.59%) 3G
9 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) DB2
9 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (20.59%) CGI
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Data Management
9 7 (20.59%) Banking
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
10 6 (17.65%) Retail Banking
10 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (17.65%) HP

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) 3G
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) DB2
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (32.35%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.88%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (55.88%) Retail
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Retail Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) CGI
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Use Case
5 8 (23.53%) Usability Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
7 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Load Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.88%) V-Model
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) ISEB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) HL7
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (20.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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