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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 87 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 10 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 1.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 2.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 0
Average salary £60,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.21% -4.09%
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
538 647 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.48% 47.16% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 339 439 529
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ABAP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (90.00%) NetWeaver
2 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) NetWeaver
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
1 9 (90.00%) SAP Architect
1 9 (90.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP