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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 214 222 225
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 49 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.10% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 35
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £51,250
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
4061 4460 4481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.62% 54.78% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3809 3985
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 3 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 3 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
(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 +19 28 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Essex +4 11 £38,000 -30.90% 1
Suffolk - 6 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -12 2 £52,500 +5.00%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (41.03%) SAP BW
3 27 (34.62%) SAPscript
3 27 (34.62%) OO
4 24 (30.77%) BAPI
4 24 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
5 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (23.08%) SAP SD
7 17 (21.79%) CRM
7 17 (21.79%) Java
7 17 (21.79%) SAP Smart Forms
8 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 16 (20.51%) HTML
8 16 (20.51%) Degree
9 13 (16.67%) SAP MM
10 12 (15.38%) ERP
11 11 (14.10%) Finance
11 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
12 10 (12.82%) SAP Basis
12 10 (12.82%) SAP BI
12 10 (12.82%) SAP HANA
13 9 (11.54%) Project Management
13 9 (11.54%) SAP CRM
14 8 (10.26%) Workflow
14 8 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (10.26%) Functional Testing
14 8 (10.26%) SAP ERP
14 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
15 7 (8.97%) SAP PI
15 7 (8.97%) SAP PP

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 18 (23.08%) SAP SD
2 13 (16.67%) SAP MM
3 9 (11.54%) SAP CRM
4 8 (10.26%) SAP ERP
5 7 (8.97%) SAP PP
6 6 (7.69%) SAP PS
6 6 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (7.69%) SAP CO
6 6 (7.69%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.85%) SAP HCM
7 3 (3.85%) SAP WM
8 1 (1.28%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.03%) SAP BW
2 10 (12.82%) SAP BI
2 10 (12.82%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) LSMW
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
1 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Military
3 2 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 39 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
3 38 (48.72%) SAP Developer
4 19 (24.36%) SAP Consultant
4 19 (24.36%) Consultant
5 13 (16.67%) Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) SAP SD Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) ABAP Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) SAP Manager
8 6 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 5 (6.41%) SAP PS Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
10 4 (5.13%) SAP BW Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) SAP BI Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
1 24 (30.77%) BAPI
2 17 (21.79%) SAP Smart Forms
3 16 (20.51%) HTML
4 10 (12.82%) SAP Basis
5 7 (8.97%) SAP PI
6 5 (6.41%) EDI
7 3 (3.85%) .NET
8 2 (2.56%) CSS
8 2 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (1.28%) SAP ALE
9 1 (1.28%) SAP Business Workflow
9 1 (1.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) OO
2 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (21.79%) CRM
4 12 (15.38%) ERP
5 9 (11.54%) Project Management
6 8 (10.26%) Workflow
6 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Functional Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Logistics
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.13%) OOP
8 4 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.13%) ETL
8 4 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (5.13%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.85%) SDLC
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) SAPscript
2 17 (21.79%) Java
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.85%) VB
4 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
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