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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 203 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 21 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.85% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 12
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,550
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -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
2186 2237 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.82% 40.31% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1979 2442
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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 +4 4 £57,500 -17.85%
Reading - 3 £60,000 -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (70.00%) SAP FI
2 21 (70.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (70.00%) SAP CO
3 14 (46.67%) SAP BW
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) SAP R/3
7 8 (26.67%) Logistics
8 7 (23.33%) SAP GRC
8 7 (23.33%) CRM
8 7 (23.33%) SAP MM
9 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (20.00%) SAP LE
9 6 (20.00%) LSMW
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 5 (16.67%) CCA
10 5 (16.67%) MS Office
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) ETL
11 4 (13.33%) Middleware
11 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
11 4 (13.33%) EDI
11 4 (13.33%) ERP
11 4 (13.33%) OO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Web AS
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (70.00%) SAP FI
1 21 (70.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (70.00%) SAP CO
2 10 (33.33%) SAP R/3
3 7 (23.33%) SAP MM
3 7 (23.33%) SAP GRC
4 6 (20.00%) SAP LE
5 3 (10.00%) SAP CRM
6 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
6 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.33%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SSL
1 3 (10.00%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SAP BW
2 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) DB2
4 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Billing
3 4 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Consultant
1 20 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (46.67%) Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) SAP MM Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Business Objects Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Support
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) SAP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Business Objects Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) EDI
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
1 4 (13.33%) SAP XI
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Basis
2 3 (10.00%) MDX
2 3 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (10.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (10.00%) BAPI
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) AS400
1 3 (10.00%) iSeries
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
1 4 (13.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Logistics
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
4 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) SAP Security
6 4 (13.33%) ERP
6 4 (13.33%) ETL
6 4 (13.33%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Data Security
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 3 (10.00%) Business Development
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCA
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) JDA
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects