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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 268 283 337
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +54
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 1 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.014% 0.27% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.026% 0.53% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 4
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
3899 5269 6597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.22% 50.47% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3535 4636 5722
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP