The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 85 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 6 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.62% 0.085% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.19% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 22
Average salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
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
427 525 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.34% 44.72% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 396 475 428
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £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 Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 2 £56,750 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (38.46%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) SAPscript
4 4 (30.77%) SAP MM
4 4 (30.77%) SAP PP
4 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) SAP SD
5 3 (23.08%) EDI
5 3 (23.08%) BAPI
5 3 (23.08%) SAP XI
5 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
5 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) SAP PI
5 3 (23.08%) SAP ALE
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) User Experience
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
6 2 (15.38%) LSMW
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (15.38%) Military

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (30.77%) SAP MM
1 4 (30.77%) SAP PP
2 3 (23.08%) SAP SD
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
3 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
3 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
4 1 (7.69%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LSMW
General
1 9 (69.23%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Military
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP PI Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (23.08%) BAPI
2 3 (23.08%) SAP XI
2 3 (23.08%) SAP ALE
2 3 (23.08%) SAP PI
2 3 (23.08%) EDI
3 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP