The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 53 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.72% - 5.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% - 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 17
Average salary £56,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
ABAP
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 145 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.39% 47.08% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 126 138 139
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

ABAP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Bedford

ABAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAPscript
2 1 (50.00%) DTV

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP