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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
664 673 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.50% 49.34% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 494 456 426
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (84.62%) NetWeaver
2 11 (84.62%) SAP BI
2 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) SLA
2 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 11 (84.62%) ETL
2 11 (84.62%) Business Objects
2 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) CICS
4 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (84.62%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.69%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (84.62%) SAP BI
2 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) Business Consultant
3 9 (69.23%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (69.23%) SAP BI Consultant
4 8 (61.54%) SAP Business Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Support
5 2 (15.38%) SAP BW Support
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Principal Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 11 (84.62%) ETL
2 11 (84.62%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
1 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (84.62%) Business Objects