The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 220 197 224
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 6 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.47% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 1.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 4
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
ABAP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2202 2003 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.63% 36.15% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1684 1957
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Reading - 2 £31,250 -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (35.71%) QA
3 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 9 (21.43%) SAP Security
4 9 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Workflow
5 6 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
5 6 (14.29%) BAPI
5 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.90%) LSMW
6 5 (11.90%) CRM
7 4 (9.52%) EDI
7 4 (9.52%) Finance
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) People Management
9 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) SAP BI
9 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.76%) SAP BW
10 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
10 1 (2.38%) Adobe
10 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
10 1 (2.38%) Java

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SAP BI
1 2 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) LSMW
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
1 14 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 14 (33.33%) SAP Developer
1 14 (33.33%) SAP Tester
1 14 (33.33%) Tester
2 12 (28.57%) ABAP Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) SAP Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) SAP Security Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) SAP Manager
4 4 (9.52%) SAP Support
4 4 (9.52%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) SAP BI Developer
5 2 (4.76%) SAP BW Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) BAPI
1 6 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
1 6 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (9.52%) EDI
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BSP
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 9 (21.43%) SAP Security
2 9 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) SDLC
3 6 (14.29%) Workflow
4 5 (11.90%) CRM
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) Data Privacy
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) IT Governance
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL
8 1 (2.38%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe