The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 22 10 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 10 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.32% 14.11% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% 33.33% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 7
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -
ABAP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 105 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.49% 42.34% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 88
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

ABAP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Aberdeen region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

ABAP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (93.33%) SAP SD
2 14 (93.33%) SAP MM
2 14 (93.33%) SAP PP
2 14 (93.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (93.33%) SAP SCM
2 14 (93.33%) SAP PLM
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) PLM
2 14 (93.33%) Logistics
2 14 (93.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) SAP SD
1 14 (93.33%) SAP MM
1 14 (93.33%) SAP PP
1 14 (93.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 14 (93.33%) SAP SCM
1 14 (93.33%) SAP PLM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Consultant
1 14 (93.33%) SAP MM Consultant
1 14 (93.33%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) PLM
1 14 (93.33%) Logistics
1 14 (93.33%) Supply Chain Management
1 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP