The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 98 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% - 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -9.09%
ABAP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
695 917 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 58.55% 55.78% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 621 792 850
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) SAP SCM
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
3 2 (50.00%) FMCG
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SCM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP