The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 100 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
ABAP
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
673 843 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.36% 65.25% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 388 547 545
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ABAP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Glasgow

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) SAPscript
2 6 (66.67%) BAPI
3 5 (55.56%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) Life Science
6 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) FMCG
6 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
6 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
6 2 (22.22%) SAP R/3
6 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
7 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (11.11%) ETL
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (11.11%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
1 2 (22.22%) SAP R/3
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Support Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Support
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) ABAP Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) BAPI
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SAPscript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects