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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 889 928 880
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 7 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% +42.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £15,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £26,700 £25,300
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £23,500 £16,500
% change year-on-year
+41.48% +42.42%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 13 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 4 May 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 +24 7 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £30,000 -
London +26 1 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £31,500 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £31,500 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 31 (96.88%) Functional Testing
2 29 (90.63%) Test Scripting
2 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) ISEB
4 15 (46.88%) Integration Testing
5 14 (43.75%) Compatibility Testing
5 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 14 (43.75%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
5 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
5 14 (43.75%) Regression Testing
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) UNIX
8 3 (9.38%) QA
8 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
9 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (6.25%) Finance
10 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
10 1 (3.13%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) Equities
10 1 (3.13%) Linux
10 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
10 1 (3.13%) .NET
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
10 1 (3.13%) MS Office
10 1 (3.13%) JIRA

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Equities
1 1 (3.13%) Derivative
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Functional Testing
2 29 (90.63%) Test Scripting
2 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) Integration Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Compatibility Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 14 (43.75%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) ISEB
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
UK
Ocado
Salary: competitive package
Posted: 19 days ago