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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 460 398 489
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +91
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 534 610 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.11% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 351 413 315
Average salary £55,000 £49,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,663 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
53596 54855 59441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.17% 53.67% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46243 47243 52737
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -9 246 £60,000 +26.31% 14
London -7 107 £57,500 - 2
North West -28 64 £46,250 -2.63% 2
South West +20 36 £35,000 -44.00%
West Midlands -90 21 £52,500 +10.52% 2
East of England -28 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +23 17 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Yorkshire -45 14 £43,750 -7.89%
North East -25 4 £60,000 +46.69% 1
South Coast - 1 £70,000 -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1090 (99.73%) SAP
2 247 (22.60%) SAP Implementation
3 241 (22.05%) Coaching
4 225 (20.59%) Business Development
5 179 (16.38%) SAP MM
6 173 (15.83%) Finance
7 162 (14.82%) Java
8 152 (13.91%) NetWeaver
9 148 (13.54%) Logistics
10 146 (13.36%) SAP SD
11 144 (13.17%) SAP R/3
12 143 (13.08%) SAP FI
12 143 (13.08%) CRM
12 143 (13.08%) BAPI
13 140 (12.81%) Workflow
14 136 (12.44%) SAP BW
15 135 (12.35%) OO
16 132 (12.08%) Web Dynpro
17 130 (11.89%) SAP CO
18 128 (11.71%) SAP FI/CO
19 123 (11.25%) Business Objects
19 123 (11.25%) BusinessObjects
20 118 (10.80%) SAP Smart Forms
21 115 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
22 112 (10.25%) SQL
23 107 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
24 106 (9.70%) SAPscript
25 103 (9.42%) EDI
26 99 (9.06%) Manufacturing
26 99 (9.06%) Security Cleared

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 152 (13.91%) NetWeaver
2 77 (7.04%) SAP Portal
3 42 (3.84%) SAP EP
4 11 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.73%) CMS
6 4 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.37%) Documentum
7 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Web AS
9 1 (0.091%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 50 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.75%) MS Office
3 8 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 179 (16.38%) SAP MM
2 146 (13.36%) SAP SD
3 144 (13.17%) SAP R/3
4 143 (13.08%) SAP FI
5 130 (11.89%) SAP CO
6 128 (11.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 77 (7.04%) SAP CRM
8 73 (6.68%) SAP WM
9 68 (6.22%) SAP SCM
10 60 (5.49%) SAP APO
11 46 (4.21%) SAP HR
12 38 (3.48%) SAP PP
13 36 (3.29%) SAP LE
13 36 (3.29%) SAP BPC
14 30 (2.74%) SAP HCM
15 22 (2.01%) SAP IS-U
16 17 (1.56%) SAP ERP
16 17 (1.56%) SAP Payroll
17 14 (1.28%) SAP Retail
17 14 (1.28%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.37%) SaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.28%) FTP
2 7 (0.64%) Internet
3 6 (0.55%) Wireless
4 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.18%) SSL
5 2 (0.18%) S/MIME
5 2 (0.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.091%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (12.44%) SAP BW
2 123 (11.25%) BusinessObjects
3 87 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 66 (6.04%) SAP HANA
5 50 (4.57%) SAP BI
6 42 (3.84%) MS Access
6 42 (3.84%) SAP Data Services
7 27 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.10%) Big Data
10 11 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (0.37%) DB2
13 4 (0.37%) OLAP
13 4 (0.37%) Xcelsius
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 95 (8.69%) LSMW
2 15 (1.37%) Hudson
3 8 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.27%) Visual Composer
5 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.091%) Introscope
6 1 (0.091%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.091%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 173 (15.83%) Finance
2 99 (9.06%) Manufacturing
3 69 (6.31%) Billing
4 62 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 62 (5.67%) Retail
5 47 (4.30%) Banking
6 42 (3.84%) Legal
7 38 (3.48%) Marketing
8 9 (0.82%) Law
9 7 (0.64%) Local Government
10 4 (0.37%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.37%) Automotive
10 4 (0.37%) French Language
10 4 (0.37%) German Language
11 3 (0.27%) Publishing
11 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.091%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.091%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.091%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 607 (55.54%) Consultant
2 591 (54.07%) SAP Consultant
3 233 (21.32%) Analyst
4 208 (19.03%) SAP Analyst
5 197 (18.02%) Developer
6 179 (16.38%) SAP Developer
7 160 (14.64%) Managing Consultant
8 159 (14.55%) SAP MM Consultant
9 102 (9.33%) ABAP Developer
10 93 (8.51%) SAP WM Consultant
11 86 (7.87%) SAP SD Consultant
12 63 (5.76%) SAP Support
12 63 (5.76%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
13 58 (5.31%) SAP APO Consultant
13 58 (5.31%) ABAP Consultant
14 57 (5.22%) Business Analyst
15 54 (4.94%) SAP Business Analyst
16 39 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
17 37 (3.39%) Senior SAP Consultant
18 35 (3.20%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (13.08%) BAPI
2 132 (12.08%) Web Dynpro
3 118 (10.80%) SAP Smart Forms
4 103 (9.42%) EDI
5 87 (7.96%) SAP Basis
6 72 (6.59%) SAP ALE
7 58 (5.31%) SAP XI
8 55 (5.03%) SAP Business Workflow
9 52 (4.76%) SAP PI
10 39 (3.57%) J2EE
11 29 (2.65%) HTML
12 26 (2.38%) SAP BSP
13 24 (2.20%) Middleware
14 23 (2.10%) Web Services
15 15 (1.37%) .NET
16 11 (1.01%) jQuery
17 10 (0.91%) MDX
17 10 (0.91%) Ajax
18 8 (0.73%) HTML5
18 8 (0.73%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 107 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.01%) Data Structures
3 17 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 17 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (1.01%) Replication
5 8 (0.73%) Mathematics
6 7 (0.64%) FMCG
7 6 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.37%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.37%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.37%) LIMS
9 3 (0.27%) AS400
9 3 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.27%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.27%) Social Media
10 2 (0.18%) iSeries
10 2 (0.18%) GIS
10 2 (0.18%) Statistics
11 1 (0.091%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.38%) Windows
2 10 (0.91%) UNIX
3 9 (0.82%) Linux
4 8 (0.73%) AIX
5 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.091%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (22.60%) SAP Implementation
2 241 (22.05%) Coaching
3 225 (20.59%) Business Development
4 148 (13.54%) Logistics
5 143 (13.08%) CRM
6 140 (12.81%) Workflow
7 135 (12.35%) OO
8 115 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
9 90 (8.23%) Migration
10 71 (6.50%) ERP
11 70 (6.40%) Data Migration
12 59 (5.40%) Project Management
13 58 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
14 54 (4.94%) ITIL
15 49 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 42 (3.84%) Data Modelling
17 41 (3.75%) Change Management
18 40 (3.66%) Web Development
19 39 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (2.93%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (14.82%) Java
2 112 (10.25%) SQL
3 106 (9.70%) SAPscript
4 52 (4.76%) C
5 13 (1.19%) C#
6 9 (0.82%) VB.NET
7 8 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.55%) PHP
8 6 (0.55%) VBA
9 5 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.46%) VB
10 2 (0.18%) C++
11 1 (0.091%) Delphi
11 1 (0.091%) Perl
11 1 (0.091%) Python
11 1 (0.091%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.091%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.091%) Ruby
11 1 (0.091%) X++
11 1 (0.091%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (9.06%) Security Cleared
2 90 (8.23%) Degree
3 47 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 37 (3.39%) CCA
5 31 (2.84%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.18%) ACCA
6 2 (0.18%) CIMA
7 1 (0.091%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.84%) SLA
2 28 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.091%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.27%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.091%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1090 (99.73%) SAP
2 123 (11.25%) Business Objects
3 65 (5.95%) Oracle
4 54 (4.94%) Adobe
5 35 (3.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (1.10%) JD Edwards
7 6 (0.55%) HP
8 5 (0.46%) IBM
9 4 (0.37%) Sybase
9 4 (0.37%) EMC
9 4 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.27%) VMware
10 3 (0.27%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.27%) Tableau
10 3 (0.27%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.27%) CA
11 2 (0.18%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.091%) Sony
12 1 (0.091%) JDA
12 1 (0.091%) NetApp
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Car allowance
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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