The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
ABAP
South 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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 397 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 62.84% 59.61% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 357 345 406
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ABAP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Dorset