The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 235 248 237
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 31 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 49
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,250 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3485 4053 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.84% 53.49% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3457 4221
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ABAP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the East of England

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the East of England

ABAP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Bedfordshire -6 11 £52,500 +3.96%
Essex +4 8 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Hertfordshire +24 7 £45,000 +4.04% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £48,500 +7.77% 2
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (42.57%) SAP BW
3 42 (41.58%) CRM
4 27 (26.73%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (23.76%) SAP BI
5 24 (23.76%) Workflow
5 24 (23.76%) SAP HANA
6 23 (22.77%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (21.78%) Manufacturing
8 21 (20.79%) Web Dynpro
8 21 (20.79%) OO
9 19 (18.81%) SAP MM
10 18 (17.82%) NetWeaver
10 18 (17.82%) EDI
10 18 (17.82%) SAP CRM
11 17 (16.83%) SAP FI/CO
11 17 (16.83%) SAP CO
11 17 (16.83%) Java
11 17 (16.83%) SAP SD
11 17 (16.83%) SAP FI
12 16 (15.84%) SAPscript
12 16 (15.84%) SQL
12 16 (15.84%) SAP Smart Forms
13 15 (14.85%) HTML
13 15 (14.85%) CSS
13 15 (14.85%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (14.85%) Business Development
14 14 (13.86%) Workflow Development
14 14 (13.86%) Oracle
14 14 (13.86%) Finance

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (17.82%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) Node.js
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.99%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (18.81%) SAP MM
2 18 (17.82%) SAP CRM
3 17 (16.83%) SAP CO
3 17 (16.83%) SAP FI
3 17 (16.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (16.83%) SAP SD
4 11 (10.89%) SAP APO
5 10 (9.90%) SAP PS
6 7 (6.93%) SAP QM
7 4 (3.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (3.96%) SAP R/3
8 3 (2.97%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.98%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.99%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (42.57%) SAP BW
2 24 (23.76%) SAP BI
2 24 (23.76%) SAP HANA
3 23 (22.77%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.92%) MySQL
6 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.96%) Lumira
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.94%) JIRA
1 6 (5.94%) Subversion
1 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (21.78%) Manufacturing
2 14 (13.86%) Finance
3 13 (12.87%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (59.41%) Developer
2 52 (51.49%) SAP Developer
3 44 (43.56%) ABAP Developer
4 32 (31.68%) Analyst
5 31 (30.69%) SAP Analyst
6 13 (12.87%) Consultant
6 13 (12.87%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (11.88%) SAP BW Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) SAP CO Support
8 10 (9.90%) SAP FI Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) SAP FI/CO Support
8 10 (9.90%) SAP Support
8 10 (9.90%) SAP Support Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) SAP CO Consultant
9 7 (6.93%) SAP FI Consultant
9 7 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 7 (6.93%) SAP Support Consultant
9 7 (6.93%) Support Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.94%) EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.79%) Web Dynpro
2 18 (17.82%) EDI
3 16 (15.84%) SAP Smart Forms
4 15 (14.85%) CSS
4 15 (14.85%) HTML
5 11 (10.89%) SAP Basis
5 11 (10.89%) Web Services
6 10 (9.90%) SAP ALE
6 10 (9.90%) SAP Fiori
7 9 (8.91%) SOAP
8 8 (7.92%) REST
9 7 (6.93%) BAPI
9 7 (6.93%) SAP PI
10 6 (5.94%) HTML5
11 5 (4.95%) .NET
12 4 (3.96%) SAPUI5
13 3 (2.97%) SAP XI
14 2 (1.98%) EDIFACT
15 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
15 1 (0.99%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.94%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.96%) User Experience
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.98%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) HPUX
2 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) CRM
2 27 (26.73%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (23.76%) Workflow
4 21 (20.79%) OO
5 15 (14.85%) Business Development
5 15 (14.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (13.86%) Workflow Development
7 13 (12.87%) OOP
8 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.94%) ETL
10 6 (5.94%) Logistics
10 6 (5.94%) Scrum
11 5 (4.95%) SAP Security
12 4 (3.96%) Functional Testing
12 4 (3.96%) Procure-to-pay
12 4 (3.96%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.97%) Change Management
14 2 (1.98%) Migration
14 2 (1.98%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.83%) Java
2 16 (15.84%) SAPscript
2 16 (15.84%) SQL
3 8 (7.92%) C#
4 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 12 (11.88%) Adobe
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.99%) Northgate
6 1 (0.99%) OpenText
6 1 (0.99%) VMware
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