The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 221 216 246
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 37 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.51% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.88% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 24
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4176 4424 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.26% 57.51% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 3920 4443
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Hertfordshire -3 14 £57,500 +12.19%
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £45,000 -30.76%
Essex -2 6 £55,000 +74.60%
Bedfordshire -18 4 £57,500 +17.94%
Norfolk +15 1 £32,500 +20.37%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (40.86%) Java
3 29 (31.18%) Workflow
4 28 (30.11%) EDI
5 25 (26.88%) Web Dynpro
6 23 (24.73%) SAP Portal
7 21 (22.58%) SQL
7 21 (22.58%) .NET
8 20 (21.51%) Oracle
8 20 (21.51%) Documentum
8 20 (21.51%) Windows
8 20 (21.51%) EMC
8 20 (21.51%) Citrix
8 20 (21.51%) NetApp
8 20 (21.51%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (21.51%) NetWeaver
8 20 (21.51%) Business Analysis
8 20 (21.51%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (21.51%) Release Management
8 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (21.51%) XenApp
9 19 (20.43%) SAP Smart Forms
9 19 (20.43%) SAPscript
10 18 (19.35%) Change Management
10 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 18 (19.35%) VB.NET
10 18 (19.35%) VBA
11 17 (18.28%) C#
11 17 (18.28%) VB
11 17 (18.28%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (24.73%) SAP Portal
2 20 (21.51%) Documentum
2 20 (21.51%) NetWeaver
2 20 (21.51%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (21.51%) SharePoint Server
3 17 (18.28%) MS Exchange
4 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Project
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (12.90%) assyst
2 9 (9.68%) SAP CRM
3 8 (8.60%) SAP APO
4 6 (6.45%) HFM
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (4.30%) SAP SRM
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos Planning
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.23%) SAP MM
7 2 (2.15%) SAP SD
7 2 (2.15%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.08%) SAP R/3
8 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
8 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) SAP BW
2 15 (16.13%) SAP HANA
3 14 (15.05%) SAP BI
4 11 (11.83%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Event Studio
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Visual Composer
General
1 12 (12.90%) Legal
2 11 (11.83%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Law
4 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) SAP Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Release Manager
4 17 (18.28%) Analyst
5 16 (17.20%) SAP Analyst
6 15 (16.13%) ABAP Developer
7 12 (12.90%) Consultant
7 12 (12.90%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) ABAP Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Architect
9 6 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) SAP Business Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Portal Developer
10 5 (5.38%) SAP Portal Developer
10 5 (5.38%) NetWeaver Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 3 (3.23%) SAP Support
12 3 (3.23%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) EDI
2 25 (26.88%) Web Dynpro
3 21 (22.58%) .NET
4 19 (20.43%) SAP Smart Forms
5 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
6 15 (16.13%) SAP ALE
7 13 (13.98%) jQuery
7 13 (13.98%) Ajax
8 10 (10.75%) HTML
8 10 (10.75%) SAP PI
8 10 (10.75%) CSS
9 9 (9.68%) HTML5
10 7 (7.53%) SAP XI
11 3 (3.23%) SAP Business Workflow
11 3 (3.23%) Web Services
11 3 (3.23%) BAPI
12 2 (2.15%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.23%) FMCG
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.08%) Economics
3 1 (1.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
1 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) Workflow
2 20 (21.51%) Business Analysis
2 20 (21.51%) Release Management
3 18 (19.35%) Change Management
4 17 (18.28%) Process Management
5 16 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (16.13%) ITSM
7 14 (15.05%) ITIL
7 14 (15.05%) Data Management
8 12 (12.90%) Service Management
9 11 (11.83%) OO
9 11 (11.83%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (10.75%) Master Data Management
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.75%) CRM
11 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 8 (8.60%) Scrum
13 7 (7.53%) ERP
13 7 (7.53%) Data Modelling
14 6 (6.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) SQL
3 19 (20.43%) SAPscript
4 18 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 18 (19.35%) VBA
5 17 (18.28%) C#
5 17 (18.28%) VB
6 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (21.51%) XenApp
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (21.51%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) EMC
2 20 (21.51%) Citrix
2 20 (21.51%) NetApp
3 16 (17.20%) Adobe
4 8 (8.60%) Sybase
5 6 (6.45%) Hyperion
6 4 (4.30%) Cognos
6 4 (4.30%) IBM
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.23%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (2.15%) Open Text
9 1 (1.08%) Twitter
9 1 (1.08%) Cognizant