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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 237 217 269
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +52
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 30 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.80% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 14
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -
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
4115 3863 5284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.78% 56.40% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3275 4648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -20 15 £53,000 -3.63%
Essex - 13 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire -17 2 £35,000 -37.77%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (48.78%) NetWeaver
3 16 (39.02%) Web Dynpro
3 16 (39.02%) Java
4 13 (31.71%) EDI
5 11 (26.83%) SAP Basis
5 11 (26.83%) SAP Portal
5 11 (26.83%) SAP BW
6 10 (24.39%) SAP HANA
7 9 (21.95%) SAP FI
7 9 (21.95%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (21.95%) SAP CO
8 7 (17.07%) SAP FI-AP
8 7 (17.07%) Banking
8 7 (17.07%) CCA
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.63%) CRM
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.63%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Workflow
10 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) jQuery
10 5 (12.20%) Ajax
11 4 (9.76%) SAP ALE
11 4 (9.76%) Internet of Things
11 4 (9.76%) Master Data Management
11 4 (9.76%) QA
11 4 (9.76%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (48.78%) NetWeaver
2 11 (26.83%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) SAP FI
1 9 (21.95%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (21.95%) SAP CO
2 7 (17.07%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SAP BW
2 10 (24.39%) SAP HANA
3 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) NWDS
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Electronics
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Technical Leader
2 10 (24.39%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Developer
5 7 (17.07%) SAP Support
5 7 (17.07%) SAP Developer
6 5 (12.20%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) SAP Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) NetWeaver Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
9 2 (4.88%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) SAP Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Portal Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SAP Portal Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Designer
9 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Web Dynpro
2 13 (31.71%) EDI
3 11 (26.83%) SAP Basis
4 5 (12.20%) Ajax
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) SAP ALE
6 2 (4.88%) BAPI
6 2 (4.88%) SAP PI
6 2 (4.88%) REST
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware
6 2 (4.88%) SOAP
6 2 (4.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) .NET
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
1 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
1 6 (14.63%) CRM
1 6 (14.63%) PRINCE
1 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (14.63%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (12.20%) Workflow
2 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
3 4 (9.76%) Change Management
3 4 (9.76%) Master Data Management
3 4 (9.76%) Data Management
4 3 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.32%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) ERP
5 2 (4.88%) SOA
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCA
2 3 (7.32%) SAP Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ACCA
3 2 (4.88%) CIMA
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.88%) Ariba
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) VMware