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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 101 67 97
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +30
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 1 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 2.37% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 5.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 2
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
518 443 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.16% 43.82% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 467 433 425
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SAP BI
3 6 (60.00%) Hyperion
3 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Security
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) HFM
3 6 (60.00%) SAP CRM
3 6 (60.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (30.00%) SAP SRM
4 3 (30.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) SAP CRM
1 6 (60.00%) HFM
2 3 (30.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SAP BI
2 6 (60.00%) SAP HANA
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SAP XI
1 3 (30.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Hyperion