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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 109 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 7 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 2.18% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 5.27% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -13.04%
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
650 474 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.87% 41.29% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 609 415 444
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,815 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (61.54%) SAP PI
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) SAP BI
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
6 4 (30.77%) SAP SRM
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
8 2 (15.38%) SAP BW
8 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
9 1 (7.69%) HFM
9 1 (7.69%) Logistics
9 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
9 1 (7.69%) Economics
9 1 (7.69%) Billing
9 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
9 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (30.77%) SAP SRM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
3 1 (7.69%) SAP R/3
3 1 (7.69%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SAP BI
2 2 (15.38%) SAP BW
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SAP PI Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Support
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) SAP PI
2 4 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago