The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 322 315 320
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.084% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Average salary £58,750 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,500 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6457 6628 7135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.30% 55.55% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5561 5970 6635
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 5 (33.33%) SAPscript
2 5 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (26.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (26.67%) BAPI
4 3 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SAP SD
4 3 (20.00%) SAP R/3
4 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (13.33%) SAP XI
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
5 2 (13.33%) LSMW
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
5 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Web AS
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (20.00%) SAP SD
1 3 (20.00%) SAP R/3
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ECC
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LSMW
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) ABAP Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior ABAP Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Support
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 4 (26.67%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (26.67%) BAPI
3 2 (13.33%) SAP XI
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) SAP ALE
4 1 (6.67%) EDI
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SAPscript
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase