The median annual salary for a Functional Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 152 159
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.25% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2264 2800 3053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.49% 95.04% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1750 1899
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £59,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Functional Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Functional Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Analyst in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Analyst in Scotland.

Salary trend for Functional Analyst in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Analyst in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Analyst in Scotland

Functional Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £36,500 -
Functional Analyst
UK

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Functional 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 across the Scotland region featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SAP
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) SAP HCM
1 7 (87.50%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Infor
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) Infor M3
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) SAP HCM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (12.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Infor
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards