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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 200 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 15 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.28% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 14
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
1863 2129 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.05% 39.00% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1792 1922
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Maidenhead - 7 £65,000 -
Slough +6 4 £55,000 -18.51%
Reading -10 1 £62,500 -10.71%
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (61.36%) SAP CO
2 27 (61.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (61.36%) SAP FI
3 23 (52.27%) SAP R/3
4 22 (50.00%) Logistics
5 20 (45.45%) SAP MM
6 19 (43.18%) SAP LE
7 16 (36.36%) LSMW
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
9 11 (25.00%) Billing
9 11 (25.00%) ERP
10 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (20.45%) SAP BW
11 8 (18.18%) SAP SD
11 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
12 7 (15.91%) Banking
12 7 (15.91%) CCA
12 7 (15.91%) Marketing
12 7 (15.91%) Degree
12 7 (15.91%) SAP HANA
13 6 (13.64%) IBM
14 5 (11.36%) ETL
14 5 (11.36%) OO
14 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
14 5 (11.36%) SAP BI
14 5 (11.36%) SAPscript
14 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (11.36%) SAP Smart Forms
14 5 (11.36%) BAPI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (61.36%) SAP CO
1 27 (61.36%) SAP FI/CO
1 27 (61.36%) SAP FI
2 23 (52.27%) SAP R/3
3 20 (45.45%) SAP MM
4 19 (43.18%) SAP LE
5 8 (18.18%) SAP SD
6 4 (9.09%) SAP PS
7 3 (6.82%) SAP SCM
8 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SAP BW
2 7 (15.91%) SAP HANA
3 5 (11.36%) SAP BI
3 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (6.82%) DB2
4 3 (6.82%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) LSMW
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Billing
3 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 7 (15.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Consultant
1 30 (68.18%) SAP Consultant
2 24 (54.55%) Analyst
3 23 (52.27%) SAP Analyst
4 12 (27.27%) SAP MM Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) SAP Business Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Business Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) SAP Developer
7 5 (11.36%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SAP BW Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) SAP BI Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) SAP BW Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (9.09%) SAP Team Leader
8 4 (9.09%) SAP BI Developer
8 4 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Smart Forms
1 5 (11.36%) BAPI
2 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.27%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
1 3 (6.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Logistics
2 11 (25.00%) ERP
3 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) ETL
4 5 (11.36%) OO
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Master Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SAPscript
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) CCA
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (13.64%) IBM
3 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.82%) HP
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle