The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 836 821 845
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 35 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.030% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.032% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 23
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
ABAP Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

ABAP Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

ABAP Consultant Salary Trend in England

ABAP Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +5 22 £57,500 -4.16% 1
North West - 4 £57,500 -
West Midlands -15 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
ABAP Consultant
UK

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 94 (100.00%) ABAP
1 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (60.64%) SAPscript
3 55 (58.51%) Web Dynpro
4 53 (56.38%) Workflow
5 47 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 36 (38.30%) BAPI
6 36 (38.30%) SAP ALE
6 36 (38.30%) OO
6 36 (38.30%) SAP HANA
7 25 (26.60%) CRM
8 24 (25.53%) SAP PI
9 22 (23.40%) Java
10 19 (20.21%) HTML
10 19 (20.21%) HTML5
11 17 (18.09%) Eclipse
12 15 (15.96%) LSMW
13 14 (14.89%) SAP XI
13 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
13 14 (14.89%) SAP Portal
14 13 (13.83%) Middleware
14 13 (13.83%) Adobe
14 13 (13.83%) Manufacturing
14 13 (13.83%) SAP BSP
14 13 (13.83%) Business Development
15 12 (12.77%) NetWeaver
15 12 (12.77%) EDI
15 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
16 11 (11.70%) Web Services
17 10 (10.64%) Degree

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.89%) SAP Portal
2 12 (12.77%) NetWeaver
3 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.06%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (38.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Eclipse
2 15 (15.96%) LSMW
3 4 (4.26%) Introscope
4 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (13.83%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) French Language
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (58.51%) Web Dynpro
2 47 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 36 (38.30%) BAPI
3 36 (38.30%) SAP ALE
4 24 (25.53%) SAP PI
5 19 (20.21%) HTML
5 19 (20.21%) HTML5
6 14 (14.89%) SAP XI
7 13 (13.83%) Middleware
7 13 (13.83%) SAP BSP
8 12 (12.77%) EDI
9 11 (11.70%) Web Services
10 7 (7.45%) CSS
11 4 (4.26%) OLE
12 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) Workflow
2 36 (38.30%) OO
3 25 (26.60%) CRM
4 13 (13.83%) Business Development
5 7 (7.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
6 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.32%) SOA
7 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.13%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.13%) ERP
10 1 (1.06%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.06%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.06%) Data Management
10 1 (1.06%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.06%) Web Development
10 1 (1.06%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) ABAP
2 57 (60.64%) SAPscript
3 22 (23.40%) Java
4 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) SAP Certification
4 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (13.83%) Adobe
3 7 (7.45%) Sybase
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) Talend