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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
England / East Midlands
Rank 141 148 162
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 20 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.84% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.57% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 7
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -9.52%

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
1613 1719 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 55.33% 53.77% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1441 1472
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -2 16 £52,500 +10.52%
Leicestershire - 2 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (50.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (42.17%) SAP BW
4 29 (34.94%) BusinessObjects
5 28 (33.73%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (30.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (24.10%) SAP PI
9 19 (22.89%) NetWeaver
10 18 (21.69%) SAPscript
10 18 (21.69%) SAP Smart Forms
10 18 (21.69%) SAP HANA
11 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (19.28%) SAP ALE
12 16 (19.28%) SAP XI
12 16 (19.28%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (19.28%) ETL
13 13 (15.66%) OO
13 13 (15.66%) R
14 12 (14.46%) User Experience
14 12 (14.46%) SAP Basis
15 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (10.84%) SAP FI
17 8 (9.64%) SQL
17 8 (9.64%) Web Dynpro
18 7 (8.43%) Facilities Management
18 7 (8.43%) Data Migration
18 7 (8.43%) SAP FI/CO
18 7 (8.43%) SAP CO
18 7 (8.43%) Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (22.89%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.82%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) SAP FI
2 7 (8.43%) SAP CO
2 7 (8.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.82%) SAP Retail
4 1 (1.20%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) LAN
1 2 (2.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.17%) SAP BW
2 29 (34.94%) BusinessObjects
3 25 (30.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 18 (21.69%) SAP HANA
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.41%) Informix
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.20%) Lumira
7 1 (1.20%) MS Access
7 1 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) LSMW
General
1 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (38.55%) Analyst
1 32 (38.55%) SAP Analyst
2 24 (28.92%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) SAP Developer
3 21 (25.30%) ABAP Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Architect
4 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 12 (14.46%) SAP Architect
4 12 (14.46%) SAP BI Architect
5 8 (9.64%) SAP Manager
6 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) SAP BI Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Technical Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) SAP BW Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior ABAP Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) SAP PI
2 18 (21.69%) SAP Smart Forms
3 16 (19.28%) SAP ALE
3 16 (19.28%) SAP XI
4 12 (14.46%) SAP Basis
5 8 (9.64%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (4.82%) EDI
6 4 (4.82%) REST
6 4 (4.82%) Web Services
7 2 (2.41%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (33.73%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (19.28%) ETL
4 16 (19.28%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (15.66%) OO
6 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.43%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.43%) Facilities Management
7 7 (8.43%) Migration
7 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.23%) ITIL
8 6 (7.23%) Service Management
8 6 (7.23%) Workflow
9 3 (3.61%) Content Development
9 3 (3.61%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SAPscript
2 13 (15.66%) R
3 8 (9.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) APMP
1 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (7.23%) PMI Certification
1 6 (7.23%) PMP
2 4 (4.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) Pegasus