The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 128 108 136
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.63% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 1.07% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
1016 932 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.16% 58.76% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 835 811 1073
Average salary £35,404 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Warrington - 2 £37,500 -
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 1 (33.33%) SAPscript

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP