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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 196 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.17% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £54,410
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1984 2394 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.20% 44.64% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1926 2197
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 27 January 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
Slough +13 16 £60,000 +9.09%
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (68.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 51 (68.00%) SAP FI
2 51 (68.00%) SAP CO
3 50 (66.67%) SAP R/3
4 29 (38.67%) Degree
5 28 (37.33%) ERP
5 28 (37.33%) Finance
5 28 (37.33%) Manufacturing
6 26 (34.67%) Banking
7 25 (33.33%) Logistics
7 25 (33.33%) LSMW
7 25 (33.33%) SAP MM
7 25 (33.33%) CCA
8 24 (32.00%) SAP LE
9 23 (30.67%) SAP BW
10 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (28.00%) Billing
11 21 (28.00%) Marketing
12 14 (18.67%) BAPI
12 14 (18.67%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (18.67%) Business Objects
13 10 (13.33%) SAPscript
14 9 (12.00%) SAP BI
14 9 (12.00%) Oracle
15 8 (10.67%) Mathematics
15 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
15 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
16 7 (9.33%) SQL
16 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 51 (68.00%) SAP FI
1 51 (68.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 51 (68.00%) SAP CO
2 50 (66.67%) SAP R/3
3 25 (33.33%) SAP MM
4 24 (32.00%) SAP LE
5 6 (8.00%) SAP SD
6 5 (6.67%) SAP BPC
7 4 (5.33%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (5.33%) SAP FI-GL
7 4 (5.33%) SAP ERP
7 4 (5.33%) SAP WM
8 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SAP BW
2 14 (18.67%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (12.00%) SAP BI
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (5.33%) Xcelsius
6 4 (5.33%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (5.33%) SAP HANA
6 4 (5.33%) OLAP
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) LSMW
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
1 28 (37.33%) Manufacturing
2 26 (34.67%) Banking
3 21 (28.00%) Billing
3 21 (28.00%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (78.67%) Analyst
2 56 (74.67%) Consultant
2 56 (74.67%) SAP Consultant
3 50 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
4 22 (29.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 22 (29.33%) Business Analyst
5 19 (25.33%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (22.67%) Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (17.33%) Developer
7 13 (17.33%) SAP Developer
8 11 (14.67%) Business Objects Analyst
9 9 (12.00%) ABAP Developer
9 9 (12.00%) SAP MM Consultant
10 8 (10.67%) SAP BW Developer
10 8 (10.67%) SAP BI Developer
10 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (8.00%) SAP FI Consultant
11 6 (8.00%) SAP CO Consultant
11 6 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 5 (6.67%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) BAPI
2 6 (8.00%) SAP XI
2 6 (8.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) EDI
4 2 (2.67%) MDX
4 2 (2.67%) Middleware
4 2 (2.67%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Mathematics
1 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) AS400
6 1 (1.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ERP
2 25 (33.33%) Logistics
3 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing
5 6 (8.00%) ETL
5 6 (8.00%) OO
5 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.33%) Information Management
6 4 (5.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (5.33%) Data Governance
6 4 (5.33%) Metadata Management
6 4 (5.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.00%) Project Management
7 3 (4.00%) CRM
8 2 (2.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) SAPscript
2 7 (9.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) Degree
2 25 (33.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (18.67%) Business Objects
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) IBM