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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 231 195 268
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +73
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 51 66 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.77% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 12
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £59,750
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
5026 4849 5649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.08% 56.66% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4233 4301 4717
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 17 £45,000 - 2
Essex -12 16 £51,250 +20.58%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £43,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -35 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East Anglia - 1 £43,500 - 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (26.44%) Finance
3 22 (25.29%) Logistics
3 22 (25.29%) Business Analysis
4 21 (24.14%) SAP MM
5 20 (22.99%) SAP SD
5 20 (22.99%) Java
6 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (20.69%) SAP PI
8 17 (19.54%) Web Dynpro
9 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (17.24%) Manufacturing
10 15 (17.24%) SAP BI
11 13 (14.94%) Workflow
11 13 (14.94%) SAP XI
11 13 (14.94%) Degree
12 12 (13.79%) SAP Smart Forms
12 12 (13.79%) NetWeaver
12 12 (13.79%) SAPscript
12 12 (13.79%) EDI
12 12 (13.79%) SQL
12 12 (13.79%) VBA
13 11 (12.64%) .NET
13 11 (12.64%) Oracle
13 11 (12.64%) VB
13 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
13 11 (12.64%) C#
13 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
13 11 (12.64%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (13.79%) NetWeaver
2 11 (12.64%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (12.64%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Documentum
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.60%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Project
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
1 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (24.14%) SAP MM
2 20 (22.99%) SAP SD
3 9 (10.34%) assyst
4 8 (9.20%) SAP PP
5 7 (8.05%) SAP SCM
6 5 (5.75%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (5.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.75%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (4.60%) SAP APO
7 4 (4.60%) SAP SRM
8 3 (3.45%) SAP FI
8 3 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (3.45%) SAP CO
9 2 (2.30%) SAP CRM
9 2 (2.30%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.15%) SAP R/3
10 1 (1.15%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SAP BI
2 10 (11.49%) SAP BW
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Composer
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 15 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Developer
2 29 (33.33%) SAP Developer
3 26 (29.89%) Consultant
3 26 (29.89%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (19.54%) SAP SD Consultant
5 13 (14.94%) SAP PI Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Release Manager
6 11 (12.64%) Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) ABAP Developer
8 9 (10.34%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) SAP Business Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) SAP BW Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Functional Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) ABAP Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) SAP MM Consultant
12 3 (3.45%) Support Specialist
12 3 (3.45%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) SAP PI
2 17 (19.54%) Web Dynpro
3 13 (14.94%) SAP XI
4 12 (13.79%) SAP Smart Forms
4 12 (13.79%) EDI
5 11 (12.64%) .NET
5 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.34%) Web Services
7 6 (6.90%) HTML
7 6 (6.90%) CSS
7 6 (6.90%) HTML5
8 5 (5.75%) SAP ALE
9 3 (3.45%) jQuery
9 3 (3.45%) Ajax
9 3 (3.45%) BAPI
10 2 (2.30%) SAP Basis
11 1 (1.15%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.15%) Economics
3 1 (1.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
1 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Logistics
1 22 (25.29%) Business Analysis
2 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (14.94%) Workflow
5 11 (12.64%) Process Management
5 11 (12.64%) Release Management
6 9 (10.34%) Scrum
6 9 (10.34%) ITSM
6 9 (10.34%) ITIL
6 9 (10.34%) OO
6 9 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.05%) Supply Chain Management
9 6 (6.90%) Data Management
9 6 (6.90%) ERP
10 5 (5.75%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.45%) CRM
11 3 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) Java
2 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) VBA
2 12 (13.79%) SAPscript
3 11 (12.64%) VB
3 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
3 11 (12.64%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) CCA
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) XenApp
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (12.64%) EMC
2 11 (12.64%) Citrix
2 11 (12.64%) NetApp
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 10 (11.49%) Adobe
4 6 (6.90%) Sybase
4 6 (6.90%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.75%) Cognos
5 5 (5.75%) IBM
6 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.30%) Open Text
7 2 (2.30%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (1.15%) Twitter
8 1 (1.15%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.15%) Hyperion
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago