The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 87 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 0.93% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.73% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Average salary £55,000 £31,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.22% +5.83%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
628 577 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.69% 53.87% 66.39%
Number of salaries quoted 541 493 709
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
East of England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Colchester - 5 £55,000 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Documentum
2 20 (80.00%) EMC
2 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 20 (80.00%) NetApp
2 20 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (80.00%) SharePoint Server
2 20 (80.00%) Release Management
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (80.00%) XenApp
3 17 (68.00%) Business Analysis
3 17 (68.00%) Process Management
3 17 (68.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (68.00%) VB
3 17 (68.00%) VB.NET
3 17 (68.00%) VBA
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (60.00%) ITSM
5 12 (48.00%) assyst
5 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (44.00%) Degree
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (36.00%) ITIL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
1 20 (80.00%) SharePoint Server
1 20 (80.00%) Documentum
2 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) assyst
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 3 (12.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 6 (24.00%) Law
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Release Manager
2 5 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BW Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Release Management
2 17 (68.00%) Business Analysis
2 17 (68.00%) Process Management
3 15 (60.00%) ITSM
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) Data Management
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.00%) Software Deployment
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Change Control
7 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) VB
2 17 (68.00%) VB.NET
2 17 (68.00%) VBA
2 17 (68.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (80.00%) EMC
2 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 20 (80.00%) NetApp
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Cognos
3 5 (20.00%) IBM