The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 112 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.49% 0.38% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.57% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.49%
ABAP
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1156 1053 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.45% 66.10% 71.92%
Number of salaries quoted 953 955 1260
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ABAP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Cambridge

ABAP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) Ajax
2 11 (68.75%) Web Dynpro
2 11 (68.75%) NetWeaver
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 11 (68.75%) SAP Portal
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) SAP HANA
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
5 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) EDI
7 1 (6.25%) SAP ALE

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (68.75%) NetWeaver
1 11 (68.75%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) SAP Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Portal Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Portal Developer
3 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SAP PI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Ajax
1 11 (68.75%) Web Dynpro
1 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
2 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
3 1 (6.25%) EDI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP