The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 96 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% 1.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 2.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
523 421 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.82% 40.33% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 481 405 385
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
East of England

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (76.92%) SAP BI
4 6 (46.15%) Hyperion
4 6 (46.15%) SAP BW
4 6 (46.15%) CRM
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) Data Security
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) SAP CRM
4 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) HFM
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
6 4 (30.77%) SAP PI
6 4 (30.77%) SAP SRM
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) Billing
7 1 (7.69%) Logistics
7 1 (7.69%) Economics
7 1 (7.69%) MS Project

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SAP CRM
1 6 (46.15%) HFM
2 4 (30.77%) SAP SRM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
3 1 (7.69%) SAP R/3
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SAP BI
2 6 (46.15%) SAP BW
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
1 4 (30.77%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Security
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft