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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 886 902 878
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 4 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.015% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 5 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 7 July 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
(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 +12 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
London +32 3 £40,000 -
South East +19 1 - - 1
Amersham - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 16 (94.12%) Functional Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) UNIX
4 7 (41.18%) ISEB
4 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
8 3 (17.65%) JIRA
8 3 (17.65%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
9 2 (11.76%) Games
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
9 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (11.76%) User Stories
10 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Informix
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.88%) FindBugs
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Toad
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Checkstyle
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Equities
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Functional Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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