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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 21 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.02% 4.14% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 10.19% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -3.50%
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
74 108 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.92% 40.60% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 59 87 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (65.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (55.00%) SAP BW
4 8 (40.00%) NetWeaver
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) AIX
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) ERP
4 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (40.00%) SAP Basis
4 8 (40.00%) SAP BC
4 8 (40.00%) SAP Portal
4 8 (40.00%) SAP Security
5 7 (35.00%) SLA
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) SAP HR
6 5 (25.00%) NWDI
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) SAP HCM
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) SAP PLM
7 4 (20.00%) LSMW
7 4 (20.00%) Logistics
7 4 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) SAP ALE
7 4 (20.00%) SAP SCM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) NetWeaver
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Portal
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (25.00%) SAP HR
3 4 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 4 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (20.00%) SAP PP
3 4 (20.00%) SAP SCM
3 4 (20.00%) SAP PLM
3 4 (20.00%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (15.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) NWDI
2 4 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) SAP Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Basis
1 8 (40.00%) SAP BC
2 4 (20.00%) SAP ALE
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (20.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) AIX
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ERP
1 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Security
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) PLM
3 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Adobe