The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 85 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 17 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.41% 0.78% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 1.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
ABAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
583 593 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.46% 46.22% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 450 471 409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ABAP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Essex region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Essex

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Essex

ABAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Colchester - 2 £47,500 -
Harlow - 1 £32,500 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 16 (50.00%) Business Development
3 10 (31.25%) Workflow
4 9 (28.13%) SAP BW
4 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
5 8 (25.00%) NetWeaver
5 8 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (18.75%) SAP MM
7 5 (15.63%) SAP PS
7 5 (15.63%) SAP CRM
7 5 (15.63%) Billing
8 4 (12.50%) SAP CO
8 4 (12.50%) SAP HCM
8 4 (12.50%) SAP FI
8 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (12.50%) Law
8 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) SAP HR
8 4 (12.50%) SAP SD
9 3 (9.38%) ERP
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
9 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 3 (9.38%) SQL
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) SAP ERP
9 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
9 3 (9.38%) SAP Security

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (25.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP MM
2 5 (15.63%) SAP CRM
2 5 (15.63%) SAP PS
3 4 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 4 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 4 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (12.50%) SAP HCM
3 4 (12.50%) SAP HR
3 4 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 3 (9.38%) SAP ERP
5 1 (3.13%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (15.63%) Billing
2 4 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) ABAP Developer
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) SAP Developer
3 9 (28.13%) SAP Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) SAP Support
5 7 (21.88%) SAP Support Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Consultant
6 6 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (18.75%) SAP SD Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) ABAP Consultant
8 4 (12.50%) SAP SD Consultant
9 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (6.25%) BAPI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 2 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Business Development
1 16 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Workflow
3 8 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Security
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) IBM