The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 24 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.94% 3.77% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.42% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Average salary £50,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 132 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 34.93% 41.51% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 89
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
Scotland

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 28 July 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) SAP BW
3 9 (56.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (50.00%) SAP Basis
4 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (50.00%) SAP BC
4 8 (50.00%) SAP Portal
4 8 (50.00%) SAP Security
4 8 (50.00%) NetWeaver
4 8 (50.00%) ERP
4 8 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) AIX
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) NWDI
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) SAP HR
7 4 (25.00%) SAPscript
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe
7 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (25.00%) LSMW
7 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (50.00%) SAP Portal
1 8 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (31.25%) SAP HR
3 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SAP BW
2 3 (18.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) NWDI
2 4 (25.00%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) SAP Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SAP BI Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAP BW Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 8 (50.00%) SAP BC
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (25.00%) BAPI
2 4 (25.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) AIX
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (50.00%) SAP Security
1 8 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (31.25%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe