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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 881 840 885
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 21 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.034% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.036% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 14
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £27,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -20.71%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 16 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 19 September 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 -35 20 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -26 10 £30,000 -7.69% 2
North Yorkshire -12 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Harrogate - 7 £30,000 - 1
South East -17 5 £36,500 +16.80%
South West - 5 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £37,500 -
Swindon - 5 £37,500 -
Leeds -26 3 £43,164 +32.81% 1
West Yorkshire -32 3 £43,164 +42.68% 1
Slough - 3 £37,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £37,000 -
Oxford +3 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £30,000 -4.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (89.47%) Functional Testing
2 30 (78.95%) Test Scripting
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (47.37%) Retail
5 12 (31.58%) ISEB
5 12 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
6 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (26.32%) Use Case
8 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
9 8 (21.05%) Selenium
9 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Chip and PIN
10 7 (18.42%) Banking
10 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
10 7 (18.42%) Retail Banking
10 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 7 (18.42%) Web Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
12 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
12 5 (13.16%) Data Management
12 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
12 5 (13.16%) 3G
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle
12 5 (13.16%) DB2
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (13.16%) CGI
12 5 (13.16%) HP
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle ODI

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (13.16%) 3G
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (21.05%) Selenium
3 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CGI
2 4 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Functional Testing
2 30 (78.95%) Test Scripting
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Use Case
5 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Web Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.16%) Data Management
8 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.53%) V-Model
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.89%) Project Management
10 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Load Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ISEB
1 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) HL7
2 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) HP
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