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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 272 319 292
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -27
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 42 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.036% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.068% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 3 22
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,600 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £84,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
5212 5923 6059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.11% 52.95% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 5100 5456
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (45.07%) SAP CO
2 32 (45.07%) SAP FI
2 32 (45.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (36.62%) CRM
4 25 (35.21%) Finance
4 25 (35.21%) SAP SD
5 20 (28.17%) SAP PS
5 20 (28.17%) Billing
6 18 (25.35%) SAP BW
7 17 (23.94%) SAP HANA
8 16 (22.54%) Workflow
9 15 (21.13%) SAP Smart Forms
9 15 (21.13%) Business Analysis
10 14 (19.72%) OO
11 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (16.90%) Web Dynpro
12 12 (16.90%) SAP CRM
13 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
13 10 (14.08%) SAP HCM
13 10 (14.08%) SAP MM
13 10 (14.08%) SAP BI
13 10 (14.08%) SAP HR
13 10 (14.08%) SAP Certification
14 9 (12.68%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (12.68%) Business Objects
15 8 (11.27%) SAPscript
15 8 (11.27%) BAPI
16 7 (9.86%) ERP
16 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (7.04%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.82%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.41%) SAP EP
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (45.07%) SAP FI
1 32 (45.07%) SAP FI/CO
1 32 (45.07%) SAP CO
2 25 (35.21%) SAP SD
3 20 (28.17%) SAP PS
4 12 (16.90%) SAP CRM
5 10 (14.08%) SAP MM
5 10 (14.08%) SAP HR
5 10 (14.08%) SAP HCM
6 5 (7.04%) SAP ERP
6 5 (7.04%) SAP APO
6 5 (7.04%) SAP R/3
7 4 (5.63%) SAP FI-AP
8 3 (4.23%) SAP BPC
9 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SAP BW
2 17 (23.94%) SAP HANA
3 10 (14.08%) SAP BI
4 9 (12.68%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.82%) DB2
6 2 (2.82%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Billing
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Consultant
2 37 (52.11%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (19.72%) Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Developer
4 13 (18.31%) SAP Support
5 12 (16.90%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 11 (15.49%) SAP Developer
6 11 (15.49%) SAP SD Consultant
7 8 (11.27%) SAP CO Consultant
7 8 (11.27%) SAP FI Consultant
7 8 (11.27%) ABAP Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Implementation Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) ABAP Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) SAP SD Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) SAP Implementation Consultant
9 6 (8.45%) SAP Support Analyst
9 6 (8.45%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) SAP Smart Forms
2 12 (16.90%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (11.27%) BAPI
4 6 (8.45%) SAP Business Workflow
5 4 (5.63%) EDI
5 4 (5.63%) Middleware
6 3 (4.23%) Web Services
6 3 (4.23%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.82%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) User Experience
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) Life Science
3 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
1 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) CRM
2 16 (22.54%) Workflow
3 15 (21.13%) Business Analysis
4 14 (19.72%) OO
5 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
7 7 (9.86%) ERP
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.04%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (7.04%) Service Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.04%) ETL
9 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.63%) ITIL
10 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Release Management
10 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SAPscript
2 7 (9.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) SAP Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 4 (5.63%) CCA
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) GxP
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (12.68%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.45%) Adobe
4 2 (2.82%) Pegasus
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Sybase
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago