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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 183 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -3
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 42 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.73% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 0.39% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 4
Average salary £57,500 £51,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,750 £52,910
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
1986 2534 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.52% 43.82% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 2019 2223
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014. 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 +15 21 £60,000 +20.00%
Reading +4 4 - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (63.89%) SAP FI
2 46 (63.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 46 (63.89%) SAP CO
3 45 (62.50%) SAP R/3
4 26 (36.11%) Degree
5 25 (34.72%) ERP
5 25 (34.72%) Finance
5 25 (34.72%) Manufacturing
6 24 (33.33%) SAP BW
6 24 (33.33%) SAP MM
6 24 (33.33%) Logistics
7 23 (31.94%) Banking
7 23 (31.94%) LSMW
8 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (30.56%) CCA
8 22 (30.56%) SAP LE
9 18 (25.00%) Billing
9 18 (25.00%) Marketing
10 14 (19.44%) Business Objects
10 14 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (19.44%) BAPI
11 10 (13.89%) SAPscript
12 9 (12.50%) Oracle
12 9 (12.50%) SAP BI
13 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.11%) Mathematics
13 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
13 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 7 (9.72%) SQL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 46 (63.89%) SAP FI
1 46 (63.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 46 (63.89%) SAP CO
2 45 (62.50%) SAP R/3
3 24 (33.33%) SAP MM
4 22 (30.56%) SAP LE
5 6 (8.33%) SAP SD
6 5 (6.94%) SAP BPC
7 4 (5.56%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (5.56%) SAP FI-GL
7 4 (5.56%) SAP ERP
7 4 (5.56%) SAP WM
8 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.39%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 14 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (12.50%) SAP BI
4 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (5.56%) Xcelsius
5 4 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (5.56%) SAP HANA
5 4 (5.56%) OLAP
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) LSMW
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
1 25 (34.72%) Manufacturing
2 23 (31.94%) Banking
3 18 (25.00%) Billing
3 18 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Analyst
2 53 (73.61%) Consultant
2 53 (73.61%) SAP Consultant
3 46 (63.89%) SAP Analyst
4 19 (26.39%) SAP Business Analyst
4 19 (26.39%) Business Analyst
5 16 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (19.44%) Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (18.06%) Developer
7 13 (18.06%) SAP Developer
8 12 (16.67%) Business Objects Analyst
9 10 (13.89%) SAP MM Consultant
10 9 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
11 8 (11.11%) SAP BW Developer
11 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (11.11%) SAP BI Developer
12 6 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
12 6 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
12 6 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
12 6 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) BAPI
2 6 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 6 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (6.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) XML
4 2 (2.78%) EDI
4 2 (2.78%) MDX
4 2 (2.78%) Middleware
4 2 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.39%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Replication
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) AS400
5 1 (1.39%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) ERP
2 24 (33.33%) Logistics
3 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.72%) Regression Testing
5 6 (8.33%) ETL
5 6 (8.33%) OO
5 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.56%) Information Management
7 4 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (5.56%) Data Governance
7 4 (5.56%) Metadata Management
7 4 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.17%) CRM
8 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 2 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SAPscript
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) Degree
2 22 (30.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (19.44%) Business Objects
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) IBM