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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 453 410 498
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +88
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 518 576 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.07% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 339 384 305
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,160 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
52267 53946 59240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.46% 53.64% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45150 45942 52721
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 December 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 -12 236 £58,750 +23.68% 7
London -10 103 £57,500 - 11
North West -38 56 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South West +16 30 £35,000 -33.33%
East of England -26 27 £52,500 +2.43% 1
West Midlands -85 18 £51,000 +2.51% 1
East Midlands +26 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire -15 12 £42,500 -15.00%
North East -9 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Midlands 0 7 £45,000 +28.57% 4
South Coast - 1 £70,000 -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1102 (99.73%) SAP
2 249 (22.53%) SAP Implementation
3 234 (21.18%) Coaching
4 217 (19.64%) Business Development
5 188 (17.01%) SAP MM
6 179 (16.20%) Finance
7 162 (14.66%) CRM
8 159 (14.39%) Java
9 157 (14.21%) SAP SD
10 156 (14.12%) Logistics
11 152 (13.76%) NetWeaver
11 152 (13.76%) SAP FI
12 145 (13.12%) SAP BW
13 144 (13.03%) SAP R/3
14 140 (12.67%) Business Objects
14 140 (12.67%) BusinessObjects
15 139 (12.58%) BAPI
16 137 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
16 137 (12.40%) SAP CO
17 135 (12.22%) SAP FI/CO
18 129 (11.67%) OO
18 129 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
19 128 (11.58%) Workflow
20 124 (11.22%) Web Dynpro
21 111 (10.05%) Manufacturing
22 110 (9.95%) SQL
23 103 (9.32%) SAP Smart Forms
23 103 (9.32%) Security Cleared
24 101 (9.14%) LSMW
25 100 (9.05%) EDI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (13.76%) NetWeaver
2 67 (6.06%) SAP Portal
3 43 (3.89%) SAP EP
4 10 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.54%) CMS
6 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.27%) Documentum
6 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.090%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.26%) MS Office
3 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 188 (17.01%) SAP MM
2 157 (14.21%) SAP SD
3 152 (13.76%) SAP FI
4 144 (13.03%) SAP R/3
5 137 (12.40%) SAP CO
6 135 (12.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 86 (7.78%) SAP CRM
8 75 (6.79%) SAP WM
9 74 (6.70%) SAP SCM
10 58 (5.25%) SAP APO
11 48 (4.34%) SAP HR
12 47 (4.25%) SAP LE
13 38 (3.44%) SAP PP
14 34 (3.08%) SAP BPC
15 28 (2.53%) SAP HCM
16 26 (2.35%) SAP ERP
17 19 (1.72%) SAP IS-U
18 15 (1.36%) SAP Payroll
18 15 (1.36%) SAP EWM
19 13 (1.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.63%) SaaS
2 13 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.27%) FTP
2 11 (1.00%) Internet
3 6 (0.54%) Wireless
4 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.18%) SAN
5 1 (0.090%) LAN
5 1 (0.090%) WAN
5 1 (0.090%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (13.12%) SAP BW
2 140 (12.67%) BusinessObjects
3 88 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 61 (5.52%) SAP BI
5 58 (5.25%) SAP HANA
6 47 (4.25%) SAP Data Services
7 38 (3.44%) MS Access
8 26 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.09%) Big Data
10 10 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (0.72%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (0.36%) OLAP
13 4 (0.36%) Xcelsius
13 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.36%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 101 (9.14%) LSMW
2 15 (1.36%) Hudson
3 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.27%) Visual Composer
5 2 (0.18%) NWDS
5 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.090%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.090%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 179 (16.20%) Finance
2 111 (10.05%) Manufacturing
3 73 (6.61%) Billing
4 71 (6.43%) Retail
5 62 (5.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 52 (4.71%) Banking
7 41 (3.71%) Marketing
8 35 (3.17%) Legal
9 12 (1.09%) Games
10 9 (0.81%) Law
11 7 (0.63%) Automotive
11 7 (0.63%) Local Government
12 6 (0.54%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.36%) Electronics
13 4 (0.36%) French Language
13 4 (0.36%) German Language
14 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.090%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.090%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 619 (56.02%) Consultant
2 600 (54.30%) SAP Consultant
3 230 (20.81%) Analyst
4 205 (18.55%) SAP Analyst
5 187 (16.92%) Developer
6 169 (15.29%) SAP Developer
7 162 (14.66%) SAP MM Consultant
8 155 (14.03%) Managing Consultant
9 94 (8.51%) ABAP Developer
9 94 (8.51%) SAP WM Consultant
10 88 (7.96%) SAP SD Consultant
11 69 (6.24%) SAP Support
12 63 (5.70%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
13 57 (5.16%) SAP APO Consultant
14 56 (5.07%) Business Analyst
15 53 (4.80%) SAP Business Analyst
16 49 (4.43%) ABAP Consultant
17 39 (3.53%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 38 (3.44%) Senior Consultant
19 37 (3.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (12.58%) BAPI
2 124 (11.22%) Web Dynpro
3 103 (9.32%) SAP Smart Forms
4 100 (9.05%) EDI
5 96 (8.69%) SAP Basis
6 57 (5.16%) SAP XI
7 55 (4.98%) SAP ALE
7 55 (4.98%) SAP PI
8 53 (4.80%) SAP Business Workflow
9 41 (3.71%) J2EE
10 26 (2.35%) HTML
10 26 (2.35%) SAP BSP
11 22 (1.99%) Middleware
11 22 (1.99%) Web Services
12 13 (1.18%) .NET
13 7 (0.63%) jQuery
14 6 (0.54%) SAP CO-PA
14 6 (0.54%) MDX
14 6 (0.54%) ASP.NET
14 6 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (1.63%) Data Structures
3 17 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 16 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.00%) Replication
6 8 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.54%) Data Integration
7 6 (0.54%) FMCG
8 5 (0.45%) Data Extraction
8 5 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.36%) Internet of Things
9 4 (0.36%) Data Conversion
9 4 (0.36%) LIMS
10 3 (0.27%) Social Media
11 2 (0.18%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.18%) GIS
11 2 (0.18%) AS400
11 2 (0.18%) Statistics
12 1 (0.090%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (2.08%) Windows
2 10 (0.90%) Linux
3 7 (0.63%) UNIX
4 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (0.45%) AIX
5 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.090%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (22.53%) SAP Implementation
2 234 (21.18%) Coaching
3 217 (19.64%) Business Development
4 162 (14.66%) CRM
5 156 (14.12%) Logistics
6 137 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
7 129 (11.67%) OO
8 128 (11.58%) Workflow
9 91 (8.24%) Migration
10 86 (7.78%) ERP
11 74 (6.70%) Project Management
11 74 (6.70%) Data Migration
12 61 (5.52%) ITIL
13 56 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 54 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
15 51 (4.62%) Change Management
16 45 (4.07%) Data Modelling
17 42 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (3.62%) Web Development
19 30 (2.71%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 159 (14.39%) Java
2 110 (9.95%) SQL
3 86 (7.78%) SAPscript
4 52 (4.71%) C
5 12 (1.09%) C#
6 8 (0.72%) JavaScript
7 7 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.54%) PHP
9 5 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.45%) VBA
10 4 (0.36%) VB
11 2 (0.18%) C++
12 1 (0.090%) Delphi
12 1 (0.090%) Perl
12 1 (0.090%) Python
12 1 (0.090%) Smalltalk
12 1 (0.090%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.090%) Ruby
12 1 (0.090%) X++
12 1 (0.090%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 92 (8.33%) Degree
3 46 (4.16%) SC Cleared
4 41 (3.71%) CCA
4 41 (3.71%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.18%) ACCA
5 2 (0.18%) CIMA
6 1 (0.090%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.99%) SLA
2 25 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.090%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.27%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.090%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1102 (99.73%) SAP
2 140 (12.67%) Business Objects
3 74 (6.70%) Oracle
4 50 (4.52%) Adobe
5 44 (3.98%) Microsoft
6 12 (1.09%) JD Edwards
6 12 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.36%) Pegasus
8 4 (0.36%) CA
8 4 (0.36%) Sybase
8 4 (0.36%) IBM
8 4 (0.36%) VMware
9 3 (0.27%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.27%) Tableau
9 3 (0.27%) HP
9 3 (0.27%) EMC
10 2 (0.18%) Ariba
10 2 (0.18%) Sony
11 1 (0.090%) NetApp
Greenford, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55,000 per annum + £5,700 car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary plus variable
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £30k - £35k plus benefits (dependent on SAP experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £30k - £35k plus benefits (dependent on SAP experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rugby
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Superb benefits and bonus package
Posted: 14 days ago
Ormskirk, North West - UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Skelmersdale
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago