The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 111 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1123 1096 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.13% 66.34% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 955 997 1150
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
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
Cambridgeshire

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 25 July 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 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) EDI
5 1 (6.25%) SAP ALE

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) SAP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Portal Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Portal Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SAP PI Developer
4 3 (18.75%) NetWeaver 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%) Web Dynpro
1 11 (68.75%) Ajax
1 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
2 3 (18.75%) SAP XI
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) EDI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP