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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 239 194 273
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +79
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 12 55 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.77% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 1.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 16
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £33,600 £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
3894 4047 5402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.21% 56.54% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3631 4740
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 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 22 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
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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 -10 5 £46,000 -29.23% 1
Hertfordshire -30 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Norfolk +10 1 £32,500 +20.37%
Essex +2 1 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Bedfordshire -32 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (40.30%) Java
3 24 (35.82%) Workflow
3 24 (35.82%) EDI
4 22 (32.84%) Web Dynpro
4 22 (32.84%) SAP Portal
5 16 (23.88%) SAP Smart Forms
5 16 (23.88%) Change Management
5 16 (23.88%) SAP BW
5 16 (23.88%) SAPscript
6 15 (22.39%) NetWeaver
6 15 (22.39%) SAP HANA
7 13 (19.40%) jQuery
7 13 (19.40%) Ajax
7 13 (19.40%) SAP ALE
7 13 (19.40%) Adobe
7 13 (19.40%) SQL
7 13 (19.40%) .NET
8 12 (17.91%) Oracle
8 12 (17.91%) EMC
8 12 (17.91%) Citrix
8 12 (17.91%) Windows
8 12 (17.91%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (17.91%) Documentum
8 12 (17.91%) NetApp
8 12 (17.91%) Service Management
8 12 (17.91%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (17.91%) Release Management
8 12 (17.91%) XenApp
8 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (32.84%) SAP Portal
2 15 (22.39%) NetWeaver
3 12 (17.91%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (17.91%) Documentum
3 12 (17.91%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) SAP CRM
2 7 (10.45%) SAP APO
3 6 (8.96%) HFM
4 4 (5.97%) assyst
5 2 (2.99%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SAP BW
2 15 (22.39%) SAP HANA
3 9 (13.43%) SAP BI
4 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Event Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Composer
General
1 10 (14.93%) Legal
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
2 22 (32.84%) SAP Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Release Manager
4 11 (16.42%) SAP Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) ABAP Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (10.45%) ABAP Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 6 (8.96%) NetWeaver Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Portal Developer
8 5 (7.46%) SAP Portal Developer
9 3 (4.48%) SAP Support
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Support Specialist
11 1 (1.49%) SAP PI Developer
11 1 (1.49%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) EDI
2 22 (32.84%) Web Dynpro
3 16 (23.88%) SAP Smart Forms
4 13 (19.40%) jQuery
4 13 (19.40%) Ajax
4 13 (19.40%) SAP ALE
4 13 (19.40%) .NET
5 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.94%) CSS
6 8 (11.94%) HTML
7 7 (10.45%) HTML5
8 6 (8.96%) SAP PI
9 3 (4.48%) BAPI
9 3 (4.48%) SAP XI
9 3 (4.48%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) FMCG
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
1 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Workflow
2 16 (23.88%) Change Management
3 12 (17.91%) Service Management
3 12 (17.91%) Release Management
4 11 (16.42%) ITIL
5 10 (14.93%) CRM
5 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.93%) Data Management
6 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.43%) Process Management
6 9 (13.43%) Master Data Management
6 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (11.94%) OO
8 7 (10.45%) ITSM
8 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Data Security
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) SAPscript
3 13 (19.40%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
4 10 (14.93%) VBA
5 9 (13.43%) C#
5 9 (13.43%) VB
6 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) XenApp
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (19.40%) Adobe
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle
3 12 (17.91%) EMC
3 12 (17.91%) Citrix
3 12 (17.91%) NetApp
4 6 (8.96%) Sybase
4 6 (8.96%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.48%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
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Posted: 3 days ago
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