The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 164 167 153
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.70% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £33,479
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £74,200 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
ABAP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1952 1866 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.19% 54.10% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1643 1427
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ABAP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

ABAP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -18 7 £40,000 -50.46%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Leicestershire +17 1 £32,500 -50.00%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Business Objects
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (47.06%) SAP Basis
4 7 (41.18%) Workflow
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (23.53%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (23.53%) SAP BW
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Information Retrieval
8 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) FMCG
8 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
8 1 (5.88%) Kindle
8 1 (5.88%) ERP
8 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.88%) SLA
8 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
8 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
8 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (23.53%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) SAP Basis Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Manager
3 3 (17.65%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) SAP Basis
2 4 (23.53%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (5.88%) BAPI
4 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Workflow
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Business Objects