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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 114 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 3 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.54% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.81% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 16
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +0.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
916 1110 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.82% 66.91% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 912 810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Functional Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP