The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 292 316 322
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 19 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 12
Average salary £58,750 £80,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £120,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
ABAP
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5923 6518 6956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.22% 54.84% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5189 5846 6493
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ABAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the City of London

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (43.48%) BAPI
2 10 (43.48%) OO
3 9 (39.13%) SAPscript
3 9 (39.13%) Web Dynpro
4 8 (34.78%) SAP Smart Forms
4 8 (34.78%) CRM
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) SAP R/3
6 5 (21.74%) SAP PI
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe
7 4 (17.39%) Workflow
7 4 (17.39%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
8 3 (13.04%) SAP SD
8 3 (13.04%) Logistics
8 3 (13.04%) SAP Portal
9 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA
9 2 (8.70%) FMCG
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
9 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
9 2 (8.70%) SAP Certification
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) UNIX
10 1 (4.35%) Windows
10 1 (4.35%) Linux

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (13.04%) NetWeaver
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Portal
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SAP R/3
2 3 (13.04%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
3 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) LSMW
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Consultant
2 12 (52.17%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) ABAP Consultant
4 7 (30.43%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (26.09%) Senior ABAP Consultant
6 5 (21.74%) Developer
6 5 (21.74%) ABAP Developer
6 5 (21.74%) SAP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Designer
7 2 (8.70%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Designer
8 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Migration Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP HR Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) BAPI
2 9 (39.13%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (34.78%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (21.74%) SAP PI
5 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis
6 1 (4.35%) SAP BSP
6 1 (4.35%) SAP ALE
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) EDI
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) OO
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Logistics
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Demand Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SAPscript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MBA
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago