The median annual salary for a Functional Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 864 864
Rank change year-on-year +87 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 95 60 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.062% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.064% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 76 36 78
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Functional Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Analyst in the UK

Functional Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Functional Analyst in the UK

Functional Analyst
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Functional Analyst in the UK

Functional Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +75 77 £52,500 -4.54% 8
London +50 35 £53,750 +2.38% 3
North West -30 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +21 13 £50,000 -
Manchester -16 11 £60,500 +21.00%
Aberdeen - 9 £50,000 -
South West +11 8 £35,000 - 2
City of London +33 5 £52,500 -10.63% 1
West Yorkshire +18 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Yorkshire +18 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Leeds - 5 £42,500 - 1
Watford -7 4 £59,000 -
Hertfordshire -8 4 £59,000 +2.60%
East of England -15 4 £59,000 +2.60%
North East - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
East Midlands +24 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Wiltshire +7 3 - - 2
Swindon +1 3 - - 2
Cheshire -29 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +53 2 £28,500 -29.62% 1
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £36,250 -
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Linlithgow - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £36,250 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
West Midlands +10 1 £32,500 -9.72%
Nottingham +7 1 £35,000 -39.13%

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 featuring Functional Analyst in the job title.

1 86 (54.78%) Finance
2 57 (36.31%) Oracle
3 39 (24.84%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (24.20%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (21.66%) SAP
6 33 (21.02%) ERP
7 32 (20.38%) SQL
8 31 (19.75%) Oracle EBS R12
9 30 (19.11%) Functional Testing
10 28 (17.83%) Project Management
10 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (15.29%) Oracle Financials
12 23 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (13.38%) PL/SQL
13 21 (13.38%) Oracle General Ledger
14 20 (12.74%) SAP HCM
14 20 (12.74%) Oracle Applications
15 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
15 19 (12.10%) Dynamics AX
16 18 (11.46%) Business Analysis
16 18 (11.46%) Oracle Receivables
16 18 (11.46%) Oracle Cash Management
16 18 (11.46%) Oracle Payables
17 17 (10.83%) SuccessFactors
17 17 (10.83%) General Ledger
18 16 (10.19%) Oracle Assets
18 16 (10.19%) Legal
19 15 (9.55%) PRINCE2
19 15 (9.55%) Oracle Reports
19 15 (9.55%) Management Information System

Functional Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.64%) Moodle
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.18%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.64%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 39 (24.84%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (19.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (15.29%) Oracle Financials
4 21 (13.38%) Oracle General Ledger
5 20 (12.74%) Oracle Applications
5 20 (12.74%) SAP HCM
6 19 (12.10%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (11.46%) Oracle Cash Management
7 18 (11.46%) Oracle Payables
7 18 (11.46%) Oracle Receivables
8 16 (10.19%) Oracle Assets
9 14 (8.92%) Oracle 11i
9 14 (8.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 13 (8.28%) Oracle ERP
11 8 (5.10%) Oracle HRMS
12 7 (4.46%) Oracle Payroll
13 6 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (3.82%) Oracle iProcurement
14 5 (3.18%) Oracle FAH
14 5 (3.18%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.83%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.55%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (7.01%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.01%) SQLPlus
3 9 (5.73%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.46%) JIRA
3 5 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (0.64%) MSTest
General
1 86 (54.78%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) General Ledger
3 16 (10.19%) Legal
4 15 (9.55%) Banking
5 14 (8.92%) Retail
6 11 (7.01%) Law
7 9 (5.73%) Manufacturing
8 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
9 5 (3.18%) Back Office
10 3 (1.91%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.27%) French Language
11 2 (1.27%) Front Office
11 2 (1.27%) German Language
11 2 (1.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.64%) Games
12 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) XML
2 3 (1.91%) IDoc
2 3 (1.91%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.27%) J2EE
3 2 (1.27%) JMS
3 2 (1.27%) XSD
3 2 (1.27%) XSLT
4 1 (0.64%) .NET
4 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
4 1 (0.64%) HTML5
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.55%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.46%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.18%) BYOD
4 5 (3.18%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.18%) Equities
4 5 (3.18%) Life Science
5 2 (1.27%) Derivative
5 2 (1.27%) Fintech
5 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) AS400
6 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.18%) Android
1 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
1 5 (3.18%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.02%) ERP
2 30 (19.11%) Functional Testing
3 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.83%) Project Management
4 23 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.46%) Business Analysis
6 15 (9.55%) Cash Management
6 15 (9.55%) PRINCE2
6 15 (9.55%) Software Testing
6 15 (9.55%) Test Automation
7 13 (8.28%) Change Management
7 13 (8.28%) Migration
7 13 (8.28%) Process Improvement
8 12 (7.64%) ITIL
9 11 (7.01%) Data Migration
9 11 (7.01%) Workflow
10 10 (6.37%) Logistics
10 10 (6.37%) Time Management
11 9 (5.73%) Practice Management
11 9 (5.73%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.38%) SQL
2 21 (13.38%) PL/SQL
3 13 (8.28%) ABAP
4 4 (2.55%) R
5 2 (1.27%) C
5 2 (1.27%) C#
5 2 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (0.64%) C++
6 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (9.55%) Degree
2 7 (4.46%) ISEB
2 7 (4.46%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.27%) CCA
5 1 (0.64%) ACCA
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (36.31%) Oracle
2 34 (21.66%) SAP
3 19 (12.10%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.37%) Cognizant
4 10 (6.37%) Pegasus
5 5 (3.18%) Adobe
5 5 (3.18%) Apple
6 4 (2.55%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.55%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.55%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (2.55%) Siebel
7 2 (1.27%) Ariba
7 2 (1.27%) Infor
8 1 (0.64%) Epicor
8 1 (0.64%) Murex
8 1 (0.64%) Sage
8 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.64%) Temenos
Chester, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago