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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 492 484 431
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 439 494 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.88% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 319 290 370
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
52529 56279 53560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.53% 51.68% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45203 48124 46311
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 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 4 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
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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 +6 163 £62,500 - 11
London -14 81 £57,500 - 9
East of England +27 57 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +32 34 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands -28 31 £49,500 +23.75% 2
North West -37 29 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire +6 16 £50,000 +16.95% 1
South West -20 14 £46,000 +12.19% 2
Midlands - 11 £45,000 -
North East -17 2 - -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 902 (99.23%) SAP
2 233 (25.63%) Business Intelligence
3 221 (24.31%) SAP BW
4 194 (21.34%) SAP Implementation
5 187 (20.57%) SAP MM
5 187 (20.57%) BusinessObjects
6 175 (19.25%) Business Development
7 157 (17.27%) Coaching
8 149 (16.39%) SAP BI
9 144 (15.84%) CRM
9 144 (15.84%) SAP HANA
10 139 (15.29%) Finance
11 137 (15.07%) SAP SD
12 117 (12.87%) SAP PI
13 102 (11.22%) Manufacturing
14 101 (11.11%) NetWeaver
15 98 (10.78%) Java
16 97 (10.67%) BAPI
17 96 (10.56%) Workflow
18 91 (10.01%) SAP FI
19 90 (9.90%) Logistics
20 86 (9.46%) Web Dynpro
21 85 (9.35%) Migration
22 84 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
23 83 (9.13%) SAP CRM
24 80 (8.80%) SAP CO
25 79 (8.69%) SAP FI/CO
26 77 (8.47%) SAP Basis
27 76 (8.36%) Degree
27 76 (8.36%) SAPscript

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 101 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 62 (6.82%) SAP Portal
3 28 (3.08%) SAP EP
4 10 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.11%) Documentum
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 187 (20.57%) SAP MM
2 137 (15.07%) SAP SD
3 91 (10.01%) SAP FI
4 83 (9.13%) SAP CRM
5 80 (8.80%) SAP CO
6 79 (8.69%) SAP FI/CO
7 58 (6.38%) SAP SCM
8 57 (6.27%) SAP APO
9 54 (5.94%) SAP SRM
10 52 (5.72%) SAP R/3
11 39 (4.29%) SAP IS-U
12 36 (3.96%) SAP PS
13 35 (3.85%) SAP WM
13 35 (3.85%) SAP HCM
14 31 (3.41%) SAP PP
15 26 (2.86%) SAP ERP
16 25 (2.75%) SAP HR
17 23 (2.53%) SAP BPC
18 22 (2.42%) SAP LE
19 14 (1.54%) SAP EBP
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.65%) SaaS
2 9 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.22%) HTTP
2 2 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (24.31%) SAP BW
2 187 (20.57%) BusinessObjects
3 149 (16.39%) SAP BI
4 144 (15.84%) SAP HANA
5 39 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 34 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (2.64%) SQL Server
8 20 (2.20%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (1.21%) Lumira
10 9 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.99%) MarkLogic
10 9 (0.99%) DB2
10 9 (0.99%) Xcelsius
11 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.44%) QlikView
13 4 (0.44%) MS Access
14 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.33%) Sybase IQ
14 3 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 64 (7.04%) LSMW
2 4 (0.44%) eCATT
3 3 (0.33%) NWDI
3 3 (0.33%) NWDS
3 3 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.22%) Hudson
5 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 139 (15.29%) Finance
2 102 (11.22%) Manufacturing
3 66 (7.26%) Billing
4 62 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 33 (3.63%) Retail
6 20 (2.20%) Publishing
7 13 (1.43%) Banking
8 10 (1.10%) Marketing
9 8 (0.88%) Games
9 8 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.66%) French Language
11 5 (0.55%) German Language
12 4 (0.44%) Automotive
13 3 (0.33%) Legal
13 3 (0.33%) Back Office
13 3 (0.33%) Military
13 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.22%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 510 (56.11%) Consultant
2 477 (52.48%) SAP Consultant
3 179 (19.69%) Developer
4 153 (16.83%) SAP Developer
5 144 (15.84%) SAP MM Consultant
6 122 (13.42%) Analyst
7 113 (12.43%) Managing Consultant
8 99 (10.89%) SAP Analyst
9 97 (10.67%) ABAP Developer
10 73 (8.03%) SAP Support
11 55 (6.05%) Senior Consultant
12 53 (5.83%) SAP WM Consultant
13 52 (5.72%) SAP SD Consultant
13 52 (5.72%) SAP SRM Consultant
14 45 (4.95%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 42 (4.62%) SAP APO Consultant
15 42 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 40 (4.40%) SAP BW Consultant
17 36 (3.96%) SAP BI Consultant
18 32 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (12.87%) SAP PI
2 97 (10.67%) BAPI
3 86 (9.46%) Web Dynpro
4 77 (8.47%) SAP Basis
5 70 (7.70%) SAP Smart Forms
6 64 (7.04%) SAP XI
7 44 (4.84%) SAP ALE
8 31 (3.41%) SAP Business Workflow
9 30 (3.30%) HTML
9 30 (3.30%) EDI
10 24 (2.64%) Web Services
11 21 (2.31%) .NET
12 16 (1.76%) Middleware
13 14 (1.54%) HTML5
14 13 (1.43%) SAP BSP
15 6 (0.66%) REST
16 5 (0.55%) AngularJS
17 4 (0.44%) SAP TM
17 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET
18 3 (0.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (1.76%) User Experience
3 15 (1.65%) FMCG
4 12 (1.32%) Replication
5 8 (0.88%) Smart Meter
5 8 (0.88%) LIMS
5 8 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 8 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 8 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 7 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.55%) Life Science
8 4 (0.44%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.44%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.22%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.22%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.22%) BBC
10 2 (0.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.09%) Windows
2 15 (1.65%) UNIX
3 4 (0.44%) AIX
4 3 (0.33%) Linux
5 2 (0.22%) zOS
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (25.63%) Business Intelligence
2 194 (21.34%) SAP Implementation
3 175 (19.25%) Business Development
4 157 (17.27%) Coaching
5 144 (15.84%) CRM
6 96 (10.56%) Workflow
7 90 (9.90%) Logistics
8 85 (9.35%) Migration
9 74 (8.14%) Project Management
10 71 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 70 (7.70%) OO
12 64 (7.04%) ERP
13 57 (6.27%) ITIL
14 56 (6.16%) Data Migration
15 54 (5.94%) Procure-to-pay
16 45 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (4.84%) Data Modelling
18 39 (4.29%) Mentoring
19 38 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
19 38 (4.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (10.78%) Java
2 76 (8.36%) SAPscript
3 33 (3.63%) SQL
4 28 (3.08%) C
5 27 (2.97%) JavaScript
6 9 (0.99%) XQuery
7 7 (0.77%) VB
8 6 (0.66%) C#
8 6 (0.66%) VBA
9 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.44%) VB6
10 4 (0.44%) R
11 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (8.36%) Degree
2 29 (3.19%) SAP Certification
3 11 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.88%) CCA
5 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.55%) PMP
5 5 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.20%) QA
2 9 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.66%) SLA
4 5 (0.55%) COBIT
5 2 (0.22%) GxP
5 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 902 (99.23%) SAP
2 47 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.07%) Oracle
4 19 (2.09%) IBM
5 15 (1.65%) Sybase
6 12 (1.32%) Adobe
7 8 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.66%) Tableau
9 5 (0.55%) CA
10 4 (0.44%) Ariba
11 3 (0.33%) Syclo
12 2 (0.22%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.22%) Informatica
12 2 (0.22%) VMware
12 2 (0.22%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.22%) HP
13 1 (0.11%) EMC
13 1 (0.11%) Citrix
13 1 (0.11%) Lotus
13 1 (0.11%) NetApp
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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