The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 531 452 428
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -24
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 389 559 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 1.02% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 305 308 367
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
ABAP
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ABAP
Salary Trend in England

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

ABAP Salary Trend in England

ABAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in England

ABAP
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
South East -43 135 £55,000 -12.00% 9
London -41 69 £55,000 -4.34% 5
East of England +32 54 £45,000 -6.25% 2
East Midlands +26 34 £50,000 +42.85% 3
North West -66 32 £50,000 +4.16% 8
West Midlands -22 30 £49,750 +28.38% 8
Yorkshire +21 16 £50,000 -16.66% 2
South West -29 12 £50,500 +34.66%
Midlands - 9 £47,500 -
North East -14 2 £55,000 +4.76% 1
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 831 (99.28%) SAP
2 232 (27.72%) Business Intelligence
3 223 (26.64%) SAP BW
4 191 (22.82%) BusinessObjects
5 163 (19.47%) SAP MM
6 157 (18.76%) SAP Implementation
7 152 (18.16%) SAP BI
8 142 (16.97%) Business Development
9 131 (15.65%) SAP HANA
10 127 (15.17%) CRM
11 126 (15.05%) Coaching
12 118 (14.10%) SAP PI
13 117 (13.98%) SAP SD
14 114 (13.62%) Finance
15 110 (13.14%) NetWeaver
16 100 (11.95%) Manufacturing
17 94 (11.23%) Java
18 92 (10.99%) BAPI
19 89 (10.63%) Web Dynpro
20 86 (10.27%) Workflow
21 81 (9.68%) Logistics
22 78 (9.32%) SAP Basis
23 77 (9.20%) SAP CRM
24 76 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
25 74 (8.84%) SAPscript
26 72 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
27 70 (8.36%) Degree
27 70 (8.36%) Migration
28 67 (8.00%) SAP FI
29 65 (7.77%) SAP Smart Forms

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 110 (13.14%) NetWeaver
2 64 (7.65%) SAP Portal
3 29 (3.46%) SAP EP
4 9 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.36%) SAS
8 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 34 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS Project
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 163 (19.47%) SAP MM
2 117 (13.98%) SAP SD
3 77 (9.20%) SAP CRM
4 67 (8.00%) SAP FI
5 58 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO
5 58 (6.93%) SAP CO
6 56 (6.69%) SAP SRM
7 49 (5.85%) SAP SCM
8 45 (5.38%) SAP APO
9 41 (4.90%) SAP R/3
10 33 (3.94%) SAP HCM
11 32 (3.82%) SAP IS-U
12 29 (3.46%) SAP WM
13 25 (2.99%) SAP ERP
14 23 (2.75%) SAP PP
14 23 (2.75%) SAP PS
15 21 (2.51%) SAP HR
16 19 (2.27%) SAP BPC
17 15 (1.79%) SAP LE
18 13 (1.55%) SAP EBP
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.55%) SaaS
2 6 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.60%) Internet
2 4 (0.48%) HTTP
3 2 (0.24%) SSL
3 2 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (26.64%) SAP BW
2 191 (22.82%) BusinessObjects
3 152 (18.16%) SAP BI
4 131 (15.65%) SAP HANA
5 47 (5.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 27 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 17 (2.03%) SAP Data Services
9 10 (1.19%) Xcelsius
10 9 (1.08%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.08%) MarkLogic
11 8 (0.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.72%) DB2
13 5 (0.60%) Lumira
13 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.48%) MS Access
14 4 (0.48%) QlikView
15 3 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.36%) Big Data
15 3 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 58 (6.93%) LSMW
2 4 (0.48%) eCATT
3 3 (0.36%) NWDI
3 3 (0.36%) NWDS
3 3 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.24%) Hudson
5 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 114 (13.62%) Finance
2 100 (11.95%) Manufacturing
3 52 (6.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 43 (5.14%) Billing
5 32 (3.82%) Retail
6 20 (2.39%) Publishing
7 9 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.96%) Games
9 6 (0.72%) Banking
10 5 (0.60%) French Language
11 4 (0.48%) German Language
11 4 (0.48%) Automotive
11 4 (0.48%) Marketing
11 4 (0.48%) Military
12 3 (0.36%) Back Office
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 451 (53.88%) Consultant
2 421 (50.30%) SAP Consultant
3 187 (22.34%) Developer
4 157 (18.76%) SAP Developer
5 120 (14.34%) SAP MM Consultant
6 107 (12.78%) Analyst
7 96 (11.47%) ABAP Developer
8 93 (11.11%) Managing Consultant
9 91 (10.87%) SAP Analyst
10 71 (8.48%) SAP Support
11 51 (6.09%) Senior Consultant
12 47 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 45 (5.38%) SAP WM Consultant
13 45 (5.38%) SAP BW Consultant
14 43 (5.14%) SAP SRM Consultant
14 43 (5.14%) SAP BI Consultant
15 41 (4.90%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 40 (4.78%) SAP SD Consultant
17 33 (3.94%) SAP APO Consultant
18 30 (3.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (14.10%) SAP PI
2 92 (10.99%) BAPI
3 89 (10.63%) Web Dynpro
4 78 (9.32%) SAP Basis
5 65 (7.77%) SAP Smart Forms
6 63 (7.53%) SAP XI
7 37 (4.42%) SAP ALE
8 35 (4.18%) HTML
9 32 (3.82%) SAP Business Workflow
10 24 (2.87%) EDI
11 19 (2.27%) .NET
11 19 (2.27%) Web Services
12 17 (2.03%) HTML5
13 8 (0.96%) Middleware
13 8 (0.96%) SAP BSP
13 8 (0.96%) CSS
14 6 (0.72%) REST
15 5 (0.60%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.60%) jQuery
16 4 (0.48%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.27%) User Experience
3 13 (1.55%) Data Structures
3 13 (1.55%) FMCG
4 11 (1.31%) Replication
5 9 (1.08%) LIMS
5 9 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 8 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 7 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.48%) Data Conversion
9 4 (0.48%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.36%) Life Science
11 2 (0.24%) BBC
11 2 (0.24%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.24%) Clustering
11 2 (0.24%) Economics
11 2 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.12%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.91%) Windows
2 13 (1.55%) UNIX
3 4 (0.48%) Linux
4 2 (0.24%) AIX
4 2 (0.24%) zOS
4 2 (0.24%) SUSE
4 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (27.72%) Business Intelligence
2 157 (18.76%) SAP Implementation
3 142 (16.97%) Business Development
4 127 (15.17%) CRM
5 126 (15.05%) Coaching
6 86 (10.27%) Workflow
7 81 (9.68%) Logistics
8 72 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (8.36%) Migration
10 64 (7.65%) OO
11 63 (7.53%) Project Management
12 60 (7.17%) ERP
13 55 (6.57%) ITIL
14 49 (5.85%) Data Migration
15 45 (5.38%) Procure-to-pay
16 43 (5.14%) Data Modelling
16 43 (5.14%) Change Management
17 42 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (4.06%) Unit Testing
18 34 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 94 (11.23%) Java
2 74 (8.84%) SAPscript
3 34 (4.06%) SQL
4 32 (3.82%) JavaScript
5 25 (2.99%) C
6 9 (1.08%) XQuery
7 6 (0.72%) VB
8 5 (0.60%) C#
8 5 (0.60%) VBA
9 4 (0.48%) VB6
9 4 (0.48%) R
9 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.12%) VBScript
10 1 (0.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (8.36%) Degree
2 22 (2.63%) SAP Certification
3 15 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.36%) CCA
6 2 (0.24%) PMP
6 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.39%) QA
2 8 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.60%) COBIT
4 4 (0.48%) SLA
5 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
Systems Management
1 7 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 831 (99.28%) SAP
2 46 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.30%) Oracle
4 17 (2.03%) IBM
5 10 (1.19%) Sybase
6 8 (0.96%) Adobe
6 8 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.60%) Tableau
8 4 (0.48%) Syclo
9 3 (0.36%) CA
10 2 (0.24%) Informatica
10 2 (0.24%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.24%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.24%) HP
11 1 (0.12%) Ariba
11 1 (0.12%) Lotus
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €90000 - €100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefit + Bonus
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
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