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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 103 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.61% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
789 657 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.99% 52.06% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 576 426 465
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) CICS
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) Java

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) CICS
1 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Support
2 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW Support
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM