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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 99 87 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 1 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.076% 1.09% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 1.70% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 13
Average salary £52,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.83% -8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
847 707 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.97% 63.98% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 479 453 345
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP