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 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 138 121 152
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 0.61% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.98% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 4
Average salary £45,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
1471 1426 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.24% 62.54% 66.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1264 1726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
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 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
Cambridge -5 7 £45,000 -30.76%
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (63.64%) NetWeaver
3 13 (59.09%) Web Dynpro
3 13 (59.09%) Ajax
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
3 13 (59.09%) SAP Portal
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) SAP HANA
6 6 (27.27%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) SAP ALE
7 4 (18.18%) EDI
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (13.64%) BAPI
8 3 (13.64%) SAP XI
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) SAPscript
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) FMCG
8 3 (13.64%) SAP PI
8 3 (13.64%) SEEBURGER
9 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) Workflow
10 1 (4.55%) Finance
10 1 (4.55%) Banking
10 1 (4.55%) Retail
10 1 (4.55%) UML
10 1 (4.55%) CRM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) NetWeaver
2 13 (59.09%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SAP HANA
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) SAP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) NetWeaver Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Portal Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Portal Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SAP PI Developer
5 3 (13.64%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) ABAP Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Workflow Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Business Objects Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Web Dynpro
1 13 (59.09%) Ajax
1 13 (59.09%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) SAP ALE
2 4 (18.18%) EDI
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (13.64%) BAPI
3 3 (13.64%) SAP XI
3 3 (13.64%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SAPscript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (4.55%) Cognizant