The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Functional Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Test Analyst
UK
Rank 848 934 927
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 1 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 24
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Functional Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Functional Test Analyst in the job title.

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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +82 1 £28,500 -12.30%
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £28,500 -

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Functional Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Functional Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) QA
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
4 6 (66.67%) MSTest
4 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Software Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) Atlassian
4 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) MSTest
3 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) Software Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Atlassian