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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 87 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.76% 0.44% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.67% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £44,250 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -
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
682 749 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.46% 66.22% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 454 441 394
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis
3 5 (55.56%) NetWeaver
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) SAP R/3
4 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
4 4 (44.44%) SAP BI
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) SAP HR
4 4 (44.44%) SAP CRM
4 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (44.44%) SAP SCM
4 4 (44.44%) SAP LE
4 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) SAP PI
4 4 (44.44%) SAP GRC
4 4 (44.44%) SAP Portal
5 3 (33.33%) SAPscript
6 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 2 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (22.22%) BAPI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) NetWeaver
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP R/3
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
2 4 (44.44%) SAP CRM
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
2 4 (44.44%) SAP SCM
2 4 (44.44%) SAP LE
2 4 (44.44%) SAP GRC
2 4 (44.44%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (44.44%) SAP BI
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
3 1 (11.11%) MaxDB
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Support
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis Support
2 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) SAP Support Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) Support Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis
2 4 (44.44%) SAP PI
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (22.22%) BAPI
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Security
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle