The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 102 144 125
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -19
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 24 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 0.54% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
ABAP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1206 1471 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.91% 59.24% 62.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1218 1264
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Cambridge +21 9 £45,000 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (62.50%) SAPscript
3 24 (60.00%) OO
3 24 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
3 24 (60.00%) BAPI
4 16 (40.00%) SAP BW
5 13 (32.50%) SAP Smart Forms
6 12 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (30.00%) HTML
6 12 (30.00%) Java
6 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.00%) SAP PI
8 7 (17.50%) SAP Basis
8 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) SAP HANA
9 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.00%) Logistics
10 4 (10.00%) Finance
11 3 (7.50%) Project Management
12 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
12 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
12 2 (5.00%) ERP
12 2 (5.00%) CRM
12 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
12 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
12 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
12 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (5.00%) SAP Portal

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 12 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
1 23 (57.50%) ABAP Developer
2 21 (52.50%) SAP Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SAP Manager
4 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
4 9 (22.50%) SAP Project Manager
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) SAP MM Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Junior ABAP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
1 24 (60.00%) BAPI
2 13 (32.50%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
4 8 (20.00%) SAP PI
5 7 (17.50%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.50%) SAP ALE
6 1 (2.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.00%) Logistics
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.00%) Line Management
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SAPscript
2 12 (30.00%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP