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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 900 951 967
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 10 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.011% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016 within the UK.

Functional Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Test Analyst
Top 10 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 24 September 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 +53 10 £47,500 +46.15%
South East +47 7 £47,500 -
Chertsey - 7 £47,500 -
Surrey - 7 £47,500 -
North West +9 1 £30,000 -7.69%
South West - 1 £43,000 -
York - 1 £34,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £34,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £34,500 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
3 9 (64.29%) ISEB
3 9 (64.29%) QA
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
4 8 (57.14%) JIRA
4 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (57.14%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) User Stories
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (50.00%) MSTest
5 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (50.00%) Selenium
5 7 (50.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) HP

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 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) MSTest
2 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
4 8 (57.14%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (50.00%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) API Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle