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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 89 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% 0.54% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.10% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 16
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £38,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
526 638 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.23% 48.89% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 443 507 577
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Chelmsford +13 4 £38,000 -
Colchester - 3 £47,500 - 1
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (57.69%) Requirements Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) Business Development
3 14 (53.85%) SAP BW
4 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (26.92%) NetWeaver
5 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) SAP BI
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (15.38%) MS Office
7 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (15.38%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (15.38%) Lumira

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (26.92%) NetWeaver
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PS
2 1 (3.85%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.85%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SAP BW
2 5 (19.23%) SAP BI
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (15.38%) Lumira
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) SAP Developer
3 15 (57.69%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP BI Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SAP CO Support
7 1 (3.85%) SAP FI Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO Support
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) React
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) TopLink
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Business Development
1 15 (57.69%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Security
4 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
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