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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 881 891 878
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 2 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £23,500 £16,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,898 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £27,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 4 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 22 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 +21 2 £38,750 +40.90%
London +35 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 23 (95.83%) Functional Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) ISEB
4 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
5 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
5 11 (45.83%) Compatibility Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
5 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) UNIX
8 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (8.33%) QA
8 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Test Management
9 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
9 1 (4.17%) JIRA
9 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Derivative
9 1 (4.17%) Retail
9 1 (4.17%) C#
9 1 (4.17%) Java
9 1 (4.17%) Linux
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) MS Visio

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Derivative
1 1 (4.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Functional Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
4 11 (45.83%) Compatibility Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
4 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) ISEB
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle