The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 473 425 407
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -18
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 482 531 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.99% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 276 370 464
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57220 53890 60483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.03% 52.90% 54.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49073 46645 53565
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
South East -20 170 £75,000 +57.89% 10
London -50 118 £57,500 - 10
North West +2 55 £57,500 +24.32% 8
West Midlands -13 49 £38,250 -23.50% 8
East of England -8 40 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -20 17 £41,000 -1.20% 1
North East -3 8 £56,250 +12.50% 2
East Midlands -14 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Yorkshire -48 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Midlands +7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 953 (100.00%) SAP
2 210 (22.04%) Business Development
3 200 (20.99%) Java
4 184 (19.31%) SAP Implementation
5 157 (16.47%) NetWeaver
6 152 (15.95%) Workflow
7 144 (15.11%) Finance
8 143 (15.01%) SAPscript
9 137 (14.38%) Web Dynpro
10 135 (14.17%) SAP PI
11 131 (13.75%) SAP BW
12 129 (13.54%) BAPI
13 127 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
14 125 (13.12%) Business Intelligence
15 113 (11.86%) SAP MM
16 98 (10.28%) CRM
16 98 (10.28%) OO
16 98 (10.28%) Security Cleared
17 93 (9.76%) SAP SD
18 90 (9.44%) SAP HANA
19 86 (9.02%) Logistics
19 86 (9.02%) SAP FI
20 85 (8.92%) SAP R/3
20 85 (8.92%) SAP ALE
21 75 (7.87%) EDI
21 75 (7.87%) SAP XI
22 73 (7.66%) SAP Portal
23 70 (7.35%) ITIL
24 68 (7.14%) SQL
25 67 (7.03%) SAP FI/CO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 157 (16.47%) NetWeaver
2 73 (7.66%) SAP Portal
3 22 (2.31%) SAP EP
4 21 (2.20%) Documentum
4 21 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
5 18 (1.89%) MS Exchange
6 15 (1.57%) SAP Web AS
7 13 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.52%) CMS
9 3 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (2.41%) MS Office
2 19 (1.99%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 113 (11.86%) SAP MM
2 93 (9.76%) SAP SD
3 86 (9.02%) SAP FI
4 85 (8.92%) SAP R/3
5 67 (7.03%) SAP FI/CO
5 67 (7.03%) SAP CO
6 57 (5.98%) SAP APO
7 52 (5.46%) SAP CRM
8 50 (5.25%) SAP PP
8 50 (5.25%) SAP SCM
9 44 (4.62%) SAP BPC
10 40 (4.20%) SAP WM
11 34 (3.57%) SAP SRM
12 23 (2.41%) SAP HR
13 21 (2.20%) SAP GRC
14 13 (1.36%) assyst
14 13 (1.36%) SAP HCM
15 9 (0.94%) SAP Retail
16 8 (0.84%) SAP Payroll
17 7 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.47%) SSL
2 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.31%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (13.75%) SAP BW
2 90 (9.44%) SAP HANA
3 64 (6.72%) SAP BI
4 41 (4.30%) SQL Server
5 33 (3.46%) DB2
6 32 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
7 31 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (1.89%) MaxDB
9 15 (1.57%) Big Data
10 14 (1.47%) MS Access
11 12 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.05%) SAP Data Services
14 9 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 5 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
15 5 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 5 (0.52%) Cognos Event Studio
15 5 (0.52%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 60 (6.30%) LSMW
2 22 (2.31%) Eclipse
3 12 (1.26%) Introscope
4 5 (0.52%) Visual Composer
5 3 (0.31%) Hudson
6 2 (0.21%) Toad
7 1 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 144 (15.11%) Finance
2 59 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 50 (5.25%) Legal
4 47 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 43 (4.51%) Retail
6 21 (2.20%) Billing
7 19 (1.99%) Banking
8 13 (1.36%) German Language
8 13 (1.36%) Publishing
9 9 (0.94%) Automotive
10 7 (0.73%) Law
11 6 (0.63%) French Language
12 3 (0.31%) Advertising
12 3 (0.31%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
13 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.10%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 531 (55.72%) Consultant
2 522 (54.77%) SAP Consultant
3 157 (16.47%) Developer
4 145 (15.22%) SAP Developer
5 141 (14.80%) Managing Consultant
6 125 (13.12%) SAP MM Consultant
6 125 (13.12%) Analyst
7 118 (12.38%) SAP Analyst
8 93 (9.76%) SAP Support
9 92 (9.65%) ABAP Developer
10 86 (9.02%) ABAP Consultant
11 64 (6.72%) SAP WM Consultant
12 59 (6.19%) SAP SD Consultant
13 43 (4.51%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
14 42 (4.41%) SAP PP Consultant
15 40 (4.20%) SAP APO Consultant
16 35 (3.67%) Support Specialist
17 34 (3.57%) Architect
18 32 (3.36%) Senior Consultant
19 31 (3.25%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (14.38%) Web Dynpro
2 135 (14.17%) SAP PI
3 129 (13.54%) BAPI
4 127 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
5 85 (8.92%) SAP ALE
6 75 (7.87%) EDI
6 75 (7.87%) SAP XI
7 53 (5.56%) SAP Basis
8 39 (4.09%) Web Services
9 36 (3.78%) SAP Business Workflow
10 31 (3.25%) HTML
11 29 (3.04%) .NET
12 26 (2.73%) MDX
13 22 (2.31%) HTML5
14 21 (2.20%) J2EE
14 21 (2.20%) Middleware
15 19 (1.99%) ASP.NET
16 17 (1.78%) SAP BSP
17 12 (1.26%) OLE
17 12 (1.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (1.99%) Mobile App
2 12 (1.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.05%) Data Extraction
4 9 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 8 (0.84%) FMCG
6 7 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.52%) Social Media
8 4 (0.42%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.31%) iSeries
9 3 (0.31%) Life Science
9 3 (0.31%) LIMS
9 3 (0.31%) GIS
9 3 (0.31%) AS400
10 2 (0.21%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.21%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.21%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.10%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.10%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.10%) Economics
11 1 (0.10%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (3.99%) Windows
2 36 (3.78%) UNIX
3 26 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (0.94%) zOS
5 6 (0.63%) AIX
6 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (22.04%) Business Development
2 184 (19.31%) SAP Implementation
3 152 (15.95%) Workflow
4 125 (13.12%) Business Intelligence
5 98 (10.28%) CRM
5 98 (10.28%) OO
6 86 (9.02%) Logistics
7 70 (7.35%) ITIL
8 61 (6.40%) Project Management
8 61 (6.40%) Migration
9 49 (5.14%) Performance Management
10 44 (4.62%) ERP
11 39 (4.09%) Risk Management
12 37 (3.88%) Change Management
13 35 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (3.67%) Data Modelling
14 34 (3.57%) Service Delivery
14 34 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
14 34 (3.57%) Data Migration
15 33 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (20.99%) Java
2 143 (15.01%) SAPscript
3 68 (7.14%) SQL
4 40 (4.20%) C
5 25 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 23 (2.41%) C#
7 19 (1.99%) VB.NET
7 19 (1.99%) VBA
8 18 (1.89%) VB
9 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.52%) PHP
11 2 (0.21%) COBOL
12 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 56 (5.88%) Degree
3 36 (3.78%) SAP Certification
4 34 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.31%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) CCA
6 1 (0.10%) ACCA
6 1 (0.10%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.20%) SLA
2 18 (1.89%) QA
3 8 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.10%) GAAP
System Software
1 21 (2.20%) XenApp
2 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.26%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 953 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (5.77%) Adobe
3 43 (4.51%) Oracle
4 32 (3.36%) Business Objects
5 21 (2.20%) Citrix
5 21 (2.20%) EMC
5 21 (2.20%) NetApp
6 19 (1.99%) Microsoft
7 14 (1.47%) HP
8 9 (0.94%) Sybase
8 9 (0.94%) IBM
9 7 (0.73%) Cognizant
10 6 (0.63%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.52%) Cognos
12 3 (0.31%) SEEBURGER
12 3 (0.31%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.31%) Open Text
13 1 (0.10%) Twitter
13 1 (0.10%) Talend
13 1 (0.10%) JDA
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