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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 902 962 948
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 8 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 17
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -10.95%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Functional Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Test Analyst
Top 7 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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +34 8 £47,500 +46.15%
South East +30 6 £47,500 -
Surrey - 6 £47,500 -
Chertsey - 5 £47,500 -
North West +15 1 £30,000 -7.69%
South West - 1 £43,000 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (58.33%) ISEB
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Software Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) SDLC
6 5 (41.67%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) JIRA
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
6 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
6 5 (41.67%) User Stories
6 5 (41.67%) MSTest
6 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
6 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
6 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

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 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
1 5 (41.67%) MSTest
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Software Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle