Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Functional Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Functional Test Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1274 1298
Rank change year-on-year +118 +24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 36 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 17
UK median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +11.69% +28.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.32% +6.58% +21.60%

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 171314 195618 214070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 139663 164331 175586
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Functional Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Functional Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Test Analyst 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.

Salary trend for Functional Test Analyst in the UK

Functional Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Test Analyst over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Test Analyst 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +107 35 £42,500 -1.16% 1
UK excluding London +109 28 £38,750 -4.32% 1
North of England -1 16 £42,500 +60.38% 1
Yorkshire +35 10 £42,500 +60.38% 1
South West +19 10 £33,000 -23.26%
London +66 7 £50,000 -2.44%
North East - 6 - -
South East +83 1 £28,500 -35.23%
Midlands +36 1 £32,500 -9.72%
West Midlands +20 1 £32,500 -9.72%

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 36 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
4 16 (44.44%) Banking
4 16 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (44.44%) Cognizant
5 13 (36.11%) Finance
6 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 12 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (30.56%) Scenario Testing
8 10 (27.78%) Black-Box Testing
8 10 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (27.78%) ISEB
9 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
10 8 (22.22%) TDD
10 8 (22.22%) BDD
10 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 6 (16.67%) Oracle
11 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 6 (16.67%) QA
12 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (13.89%) Retail
13 4 (11.11%) SQL
13 4 (11.11%) Siebel
13 4 (11.11%) JIRA
13 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
14 3 (8.33%) Scrum

Functional Test 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 16 (44.44%) Banking
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Retail
5 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.56%) Back Office
7 1 (2.78%) Front Office
7 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) HTML5
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
4 16 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Scenario Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Black-Box Testing
7 10 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) BDD
9 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
9 8 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Scrum
13 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
13 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
13 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
13 2 (5.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (27.78%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MBA
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Cognizant
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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