The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 138 103 169
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +66
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 5 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 1.20% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
ABAP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1057 1144 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.54% 57.29% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 869 983 1367
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
Stevenage - 1 £35,000 -
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (95.83%) Workflow
3 20 (83.33%) EDI
4 13 (54.17%) Adobe
4 13 (54.17%) SAPscript
4 13 (54.17%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) SAP BW
5 9 (37.50%) Change Management
5 9 (37.50%) Legal
5 9 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
5 9 (37.50%) Data Management
5 9 (37.50%) SAP ALE
5 9 (37.50%) SAP Portal
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (37.50%) Master Data Management
6 8 (33.33%) OO
6 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 8 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) SAP APO
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Sybase
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) SAP CRM
9 3 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
9 3 (12.50%) SAP PI
10 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (37.50%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) SAP APO
2 3 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) ABAP Developer
1 9 (37.50%) SAP Developer
1 9 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) EDI
2 13 (54.17%) SAP Smart Forms
3 9 (37.50%) SAP ALE
3 9 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Workflow
2 9 (37.50%) Data Management
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 9 (37.50%) Change Management
3 8 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SAPscript
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (54.17%) Adobe
3 6 (25.00%) Sybase