The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 81 87 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.97% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.77% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -6.08%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -8.18%
ABAP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
411 451 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.38% 40.89% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 372 383 534
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 8 £52,500 -8.69%
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (75.00%) CRM
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 10 (62.50%) REST
4 10 (62.50%) MySQL
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) Adobe
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) JIRA
6 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) SAP CRM
8 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) User Experience
9 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
9 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
10 2 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (6.25%) SAP EP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
2 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (18.75%) CRM Developer
2 3 (18.75%) SAP CRM Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ABAP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP PI Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) SOAP
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) REST
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
4 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
5 2 (12.50%) SAP ALE
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BC
6 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) HPUX
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware