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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 250 192 274
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +82
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 53 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.74% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 1.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 16
Average salary £46,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £40,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £49,000
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3903 4004 5453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.96% 56.13% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3251 3579 4789
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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 29 September 2014.

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 29 September 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
Cambridgeshire -14 5 £46,000 -27.84% 1
Hertfordshire -35 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Essex +7 3 £47,500 +49.60% 1
Bedfordshire -32 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 23 (35.94%) EDI
4 22 (34.38%) Workflow
4 22 (34.38%) SAP Portal
5 20 (31.25%) Web Dynpro
6 16 (25.00%) Change Management
6 16 (25.00%) SAP BW
7 14 (21.88%) NetWeaver
7 14 (21.88%) SAPscript
7 14 (21.88%) SAP Smart Forms
7 14 (21.88%) SAP HANA
8 13 (20.31%) SAP ALE
8 13 (20.31%) jQuery
8 13 (20.31%) Ajax
9 12 (18.75%) SQL
9 12 (18.75%) .NET
10 11 (17.19%) Oracle
10 11 (17.19%) Windows
10 11 (17.19%) Adobe
10 11 (17.19%) EMC
10 11 (17.19%) Citrix
10 11 (17.19%) Documentum
10 11 (17.19%) NetApp
10 11 (17.19%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (17.19%) Service Management
10 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (17.19%) XenApp
10 11 (17.19%) Release Management
10 11 (17.19%) SharePoint Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 22 (34.38%) SAP Portal
2 14 (21.88%) NetWeaver
3 11 (17.19%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (17.19%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (17.19%) Documentum
4 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) SAP CRM
2 6 (9.38%) SAP APO
2 6 (9.38%) HFM
3 4 (6.25%) assyst
4 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.56%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.56%) SAP FI-AP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 14 (21.88%) SAP HANA
3 8 (12.50%) SAP BI
4 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (15.63%) Legal
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) SAP Developer
3 12 (18.75%) SAP Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Release Manager
4 11 (17.19%) ABAP Developer
5 7 (10.94%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.38%) ABAP Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) NetWeaver Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Portal Developer
7 5 (7.81%) SAP Portal Developer
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Support
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Developer
10 2 (3.13%) SAP Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) SAP Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) EDI
2 20 (31.25%) Web Dynpro
3 14 (21.88%) SAP Smart Forms
4 13 (20.31%) Ajax
4 13 (20.31%) SAP ALE
4 13 (20.31%) jQuery
5 12 (18.75%) .NET
6 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.94%) CSS
7 7 (10.94%) HTML
8 6 (9.38%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) SAP PI
10 3 (4.69%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (4.69%) BAPI
11 1 (1.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) FMCG
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
1 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Workflow
2 16 (25.00%) Change Management
3 11 (17.19%) Service Management
3 11 (17.19%) Release Management
4 10 (15.63%) CRM
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL
5 9 (14.06%) Data Management
5 9 (14.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (14.06%) Master Data Management
6 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) Process Management
7 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) ITSM
7 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) OO
8 6 (9.38%) Data Security
8 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) SAPscript
3 12 (18.75%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
4 9 (14.06%) VBA
5 8 (12.50%) C#
5 8 (12.50%) VB
6 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ACCA
3 1 (1.56%) CIMA
3 1 (1.56%) CCA
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) XenApp
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (17.19%) Adobe
2 11 (17.19%) EMC
2 11 (17.19%) Citrix
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) NetApp
3 6 (9.38%) Hyperion
4 5 (7.81%) Sybase
5 3 (4.69%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago