The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 141 124 141
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 15 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.52% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 0.93% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 13
Average salary £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1181 1180 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.90% 55.40% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 947 1189
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Watford - 3 £47,500 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (84.85%) Workflow
3 24 (72.73%) EDI
4 16 (48.48%) Adobe
4 16 (48.48%) SAPscript
4 16 (48.48%) SAP Smart Forms
5 13 (39.39%) Java
6 12 (36.36%) Web Dynpro
7 11 (33.33%) SAP ALE
7 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 11 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (33.33%) Change Management
7 11 (33.33%) Legal
7 11 (33.33%) OO
8 10 (30.30%) SAP BW
8 10 (30.30%) SAP Portal
8 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (30.30%) Master Data Management
8 10 (30.30%) Data Management
9 9 (27.27%) HTML5
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 9 (27.27%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) SAP APO
10 8 (24.24%) Sybase
11 3 (9.09%) SAP PI
11 3 (9.09%) Logistics
11 3 (9.09%) SAP HANA
11 3 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
11 3 (9.09%) CRM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (30.30%) SAP Portal
2 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SAP APO
2 3 (9.09%) SAP CRM
3 2 (6.06%) SAP MM
3 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
1 12 (36.36%) SAP Developer
1 12 (36.36%) ABAP Developer
2 11 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) ABAP Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP PP Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) ABAP Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) EDI
2 16 (48.48%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (36.36%) Web Dynpro
4 11 (33.33%) SAP ALE
5 9 (27.27%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) CSS
5 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (9.09%) SAP PI
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Workflow
2 11 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 11 (33.33%) Change Management
2 11 (33.33%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (30.30%) Master Data Management
3 10 (30.30%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Logistics
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Security
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SAPscript
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (48.48%) Adobe
3 8 (24.24%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) Open Text
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Twitter