The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 86 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% - 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £44,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
ABAP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
594 659 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.73% 47.38% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 433 458 391
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,944 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ABAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Edinburgh region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ABAP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (94.12%) SAP BW
3 15 (88.24%) NetWeaver
3 15 (88.24%) Business Objects
3 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 15 (88.24%) SLA
3 15 (88.24%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (88.24%) Data Modelling
3 15 (88.24%) ETL
3 15 (88.24%) SAP BI
3 15 (88.24%) Project Management
3 15 (88.24%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
4 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) BAPI
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) CICS
4 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (88.24%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SAP BW
2 15 (88.24%) SAP BI
2 15 (88.24%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Consultant
1 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 14 (82.35%) Business Consultant
3 13 (76.47%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (76.47%) SAP BI Consultant
4 12 (70.59%) SAP Business Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Support
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Support
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) BAPI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (88.24%) Project Management
2 15 (88.24%) Data Modelling
2 15 (88.24%) ETL
2 15 (88.24%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) COBOL
1 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (88.24%) Business Objects