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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 205 233 227
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 57 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 0.95% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 30
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £44,400 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3973 4207 4433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.50% 52.37% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3617 3936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +28 30 £45,000 -
Essex 0 15 £38,000 -30.90%
Suffolk - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -3 2 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Hertfordshire -13 2 £52,500 -8.69%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 35 (39.77%) SAP BW
3 32 (36.36%) SAPscript
3 32 (36.36%) BAPI
4 29 (32.95%) Web Dynpro
4 29 (32.95%) OO
5 20 (22.73%) SAP Smart Forms
6 19 (21.59%) Java
6 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (19.32%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (19.32%) Degree
8 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 16 (18.18%) HTML
9 15 (17.05%) CRM
10 14 (15.91%) SAP SD
10 14 (15.91%) SAP MM
11 12 (13.64%) SAP Basis
11 12 (13.64%) Manufacturing
11 12 (13.64%) SAP PI
12 11 (12.50%) SAP HANA
12 11 (12.50%) SAP CRM
12 11 (12.50%) Finance
13 10 (11.36%) SAP BI
14 9 (10.23%) Project Management
14 9 (10.23%) ERP
15 8 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (9.09%) SAP PP
15 8 (9.09%) Workflow
15 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
15 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.27%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 14 (15.91%) SAP SD
1 14 (15.91%) SAP MM
2 11 (12.50%) SAP CRM
3 8 (9.09%) SAP PP
4 6 (6.82%) SAP CO
4 6 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (6.82%) SAP FI
5 4 (4.55%) SAP ERP
6 3 (3.41%) SAP WM
6 3 (3.41%) SAP HCM
7 2 (2.27%) SAP PS
8 1 (1.14%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.14%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SAP BW
2 17 (19.32%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (12.50%) SAP HANA
4 10 (11.36%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) LSMW
General
1 12 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.50%) Finance
3 8 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.55%) Billing
5 3 (3.41%) Military
6 2 (2.27%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (53.41%) Developer
2 46 (52.27%) ABAP Developer
3 45 (51.14%) SAP Developer
4 18 (20.45%) SAP Consultant
4 18 (20.45%) Consultant
5 15 (17.05%) Analyst
5 15 (17.05%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) SAP Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 8 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
7 8 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Manager
8 6 (6.82%) SAP SD Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) SAP Support
10 4 (4.55%) SAP Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) SAP BW Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) SAP BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) BAPI
2 29 (32.95%) Web Dynpro
3 20 (22.73%) SAP Smart Forms
4 16 (18.18%) HTML
5 12 (13.64%) SAP Basis
5 12 (13.64%) SAP PI
6 4 (4.55%) EDI
7 3 (3.41%) .NET
7 3 (3.41%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (2.27%) SAP ALE
8 2 (2.27%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) OO
2 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (17.05%) CRM
4 9 (10.23%) Project Management
4 9 (10.23%) ERP
5 8 (9.09%) Workflow
5 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.82%) Logistics
6 6 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.68%) ETL
8 4 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.55%) OOP
9 3 (3.41%) Change Management
9 3 (3.41%) Migration
9 3 (3.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) SAPscript
2 19 (21.59%) Java
3 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.41%) VB
4 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.41%) VB6
5 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
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