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 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 Test Analyst
Rank 884 884 902
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 20 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.021% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 3
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%

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 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 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 +1 19 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire -13 18 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Harrogate - 12 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 12 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -11 6 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Leeds - 6 £35,000 - 1
London +23 1 £34,000 -
City of London - 1 £34,000 -
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £30,000 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 38 (92.68%) Functional Testing
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (80.49%) Test Scripting
4 19 (46.34%) Degree
5 14 (34.15%) ISEB
6 9 (21.95%) Regression Testing
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) Retail
7 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
8 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
8 6 (14.63%) Banking
8 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
9 5 (12.20%) Use Case
10 3 (7.32%) SOAP
10 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.32%) HTTP
10 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
10 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
10 3 (7.32%) Billing
10 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.32%) HL7
10 3 (7.32%) V-Model
10 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
11 2 (4.88%) HP

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Billing
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Functional Testing
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (80.49%) Test Scripting
4 9 (21.95%) Regression Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Use Case
7 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) V-Model
8 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Security Testing
9 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 14 (34.15%) ISEB
3 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) HL7
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) HP
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday