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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 85 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% - 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £48,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
673 806 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.46% 67.96% 62.46%
Number of salaries quoted 455 485 351
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SAP R/3
2 6 (60.00%) SAP Basis
3 5 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 5 (50.00%) SAP FI
3 5 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) NetWeaver
4 4 (40.00%) SAP HR
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SAP CRM
4 4 (40.00%) SAP BI
4 4 (40.00%) SAP SCM
4 4 (40.00%) SAP LE
4 4 (40.00%) SAP PI
4 4 (40.00%) SAP GRC
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Portal
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) SAPscript
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (20.00%) BAPI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) SAP R/3
2 5 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 5 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (40.00%) SAP HR
3 4 (40.00%) SAP CRM
3 4 (40.00%) SAP SCM
3 4 (40.00%) SAP LE
3 4 (40.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) MaxDB
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Support
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Basis Support
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Support Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Support Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ABAP Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (40.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (20.00%) BAPI
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos