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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 437 418 403
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 569 542 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.03% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 312 370 470
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -3.50%
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
55643 52741 59872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.20% 52.99% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47104 45701 52932
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -7 200 £62,500 +31.57% 3
London +19 124 £57,500 - 11
North West +8 105 £48,000 +12.94% 4
West Midlands -39 47 £38,750 -22.50% 2
East of England -49 21 £48,000 -4.00%
South West -14 19 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North East 0 11 £52,500 +11.70%
Yorkshire -67 7 £60,000 +26.31% 4
East Midlands -26 6 £35,000 -33.33% 1
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1027 (100.00%) SAP
2 235 (22.88%) SAP Implementation
3 225 (21.91%) Business Development
4 179 (17.43%) Java
5 161 (15.68%) Workflow
6 158 (15.38%) Finance
7 150 (14.61%) NetWeaver
8 146 (14.22%) SAPscript
9 143 (13.92%) BAPI
10 141 (13.73%) SAP MM
11 135 (13.15%) SAP Smart Forms
12 134 (13.05%) Web Dynpro
12 134 (13.05%) SAP BW
13 127 (12.37%) Logistics
14 125 (12.17%) CRM
15 121 (11.78%) OO
16 115 (11.20%) EDI
17 114 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
18 113 (11.00%) SAP SD
19 108 (10.52%) SAP PI
20 100 (9.74%) SAP FI
21 94 (9.15%) SAP R/3
22 92 (8.96%) Migration
22 92 (8.96%) SAP ALE
23 91 (8.86%) SAP HANA
24 88 (8.57%) Security Cleared
25 86 (8.37%) LSMW
26 82 (7.98%) SAP CO
27 80 (7.79%) SAP FI/CO
28 79 (7.69%) SQL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 150 (14.61%) NetWeaver
2 76 (7.40%) SAP Portal
3 29 (2.82%) SAP EP
4 15 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (1.46%) Documentum
4 15 (1.46%) SAP Web AS
5 10 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.68%) CMS
8 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.02%) MS Office
3 7 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 141 (13.73%) SAP MM
2 113 (11.00%) SAP SD
3 100 (9.74%) SAP FI
4 94 (9.15%) SAP R/3
5 82 (7.98%) SAP CO
6 80 (7.79%) SAP FI/CO
7 73 (7.11%) SAP CRM
8 65 (6.33%) SAP APO
9 63 (6.13%) SAP SCM
10 55 (5.36%) SAP WM
11 48 (4.67%) SAP PP
12 35 (3.41%) SAP BPC
13 28 (2.73%) SAP HR
14 25 (2.43%) SAP HCM
15 24 (2.34%) SAP GRC
16 16 (1.56%) SAP SRM
17 14 (1.36%) SAP IS-U
18 13 (1.27%) SAP Retail
18 13 (1.27%) SAP LE
19 9 (0.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.36%) SSL
2 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.49%) Internet
3 3 (0.29%) FTP
3 3 (0.29%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.05%) SAP BW
2 91 (8.86%) SAP HANA
3 64 (6.23%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (4.58%) SAP BI
5 40 (3.89%) SQL Server
6 34 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.63%) MS Access
8 21 (2.04%) DB2
8 21 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
9 16 (1.56%) Big Data
10 12 (1.17%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.68%) MaxDB
13 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 86 (8.37%) LSMW
2 18 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 11 (1.07%) Introscope
4 9 (0.88%) Hudson
5 5 (0.49%) Visual Composer
6 2 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.097%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.097%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 158 (15.38%) Finance
2 69 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 57 (5.55%) Retail
4 56 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 48 (4.67%) Legal
6 44 (4.28%) Billing
7 29 (2.82%) Banking
8 13 (1.27%) Publishing
9 12 (1.17%) German Language
10 11 (1.07%) Automotive
11 10 (0.97%) Law
12 8 (0.78%) French Language
12 8 (0.78%) Marketing
13 3 (0.29%) Advertising
13 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.19%) Local Government
15 1 (0.097%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.097%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.097%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.097%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 596 (58.03%) Consultant
2 583 (56.77%) SAP Consultant
3 177 (17.23%) Developer
4 162 (15.77%) SAP Developer
5 153 (14.90%) Managing Consultant
6 147 (14.31%) Analyst
7 143 (13.92%) SAP MM Consultant
8 137 (13.34%) SAP Analyst
9 101 (9.83%) ABAP Developer
10 92 (8.96%) ABAP Consultant
11 80 (7.79%) SAP Support
12 77 (7.50%) SAP WM Consultant
13 73 (7.11%) SAP SD Consultant
14 52 (5.06%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
15 50 (4.87%) SAP APO Consultant
16 39 (3.80%) SAP PP Consultant
17 38 (3.70%) Architect
18 36 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
19 33 (3.21%) Senior SAP Consultant
20 32 (3.12%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (13.92%) BAPI
2 135 (13.15%) SAP Smart Forms
3 134 (13.05%) Web Dynpro
4 115 (11.20%) EDI
5 108 (10.52%) SAP PI
6 92 (8.96%) SAP ALE
7 78 (7.59%) SAP XI
8 48 (4.67%) SAP Business Workflow
9 45 (4.38%) SAP Basis
10 43 (4.19%) Web Services
11 30 (2.92%) HTML
12 28 (2.73%) Middleware
13 25 (2.43%) J2EE
14 24 (2.34%) .NET
14 24 (2.34%) SAP BSP
15 23 (2.24%) MDX
16 21 (2.04%) HTML5
17 13 (1.27%) jQuery
17 13 (1.27%) Ajax
17 13 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (1.95%) Mobile App
2 16 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (0.97%) FMCG
4 9 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.49%) Data Conversion
6 5 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.39%) Data Extraction
7 4 (0.39%) GIS
7 4 (0.39%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.39%) AS400
7 4 (0.39%) LIMS
8 3 (0.29%) Social Media
8 3 (0.29%) iSeries
9 1 (0.097%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.097%) Life Science
9 1 (0.097%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.097%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.097%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (2.43%) Windows
2 24 (2.34%) UNIX
3 18 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (0.78%) zOS
5 7 (0.68%) AIX
6 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.19%) Linux
8 1 (0.097%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (22.88%) SAP Implementation
2 225 (21.91%) Business Development
3 161 (15.68%) Workflow
4 127 (12.37%) Logistics
5 125 (12.17%) CRM
6 121 (11.78%) OO
7 114 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
8 92 (8.96%) Migration
9 61 (5.94%) Data Migration
10 56 (5.45%) Project Management
11 47 (4.58%) ITIL
12 45 (4.38%) Performance Management
13 43 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
13 43 (4.19%) ERP
14 40 (3.89%) Risk Management
15 38 (3.70%) Change Management
15 38 (3.70%) Data Modelling
16 35 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (3.02%) Performance Analysis
17 31 (3.02%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 179 (17.43%) Java
2 146 (14.22%) SAPscript
3 79 (7.69%) SQL
4 45 (4.38%) C
5 21 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 16 (1.56%) C#
7 15 (1.46%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.36%) VBA
9 12 (1.17%) VB
10 6 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.39%) PHP
12 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.19%) COBOL
13 1 (0.097%) Delphi
13 1 (0.097%) C++
13 1 (0.097%) Perl
13 1 (0.097%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.097%) Ruby
13 1 (0.097%) X++
13 1 (0.097%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 61 (5.94%) Degree
3 37 (3.60%) SAP Certification
4 32 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.49%) CCA
6 2 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.097%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.43%) QA
2 22 (2.14%) SLA
3 8 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.097%) GAAP
4 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (1.27%) XenApp
2 1 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.07%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.097%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1027 (100.00%) SAP
2 64 (6.23%) Business Objects
3 56 (5.45%) Adobe
4 36 (3.51%) Oracle
5 28 (2.73%) Microsoft
6 16 (1.56%) HP
7 15 (1.46%) EMC
8 13 (1.27%) Citrix
8 13 (1.27%) NetApp
9 10 (0.97%) Sybase
10 7 (0.68%) IBM
11 6 (0.58%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.58%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.58%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.29%) SEEBURGER
13 2 (0.19%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.19%) CA
13 2 (0.19%) Cognos
14 1 (0.097%) ReadSoft
14 1 (0.097%) VMware
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive package and flexi-benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Red Commerce
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red Commerce
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
CFR
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 15 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Industry leading benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago