The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 57 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 10 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.85% 3.29% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 6.49% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 15
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
ABAP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 231 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.30% 50.66% 62.84%
Number of salaries quoted 269 185 307
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Lancashire

ABAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 10 (100.00%) BAPI
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (20.00%) LSMW
3 2 (20.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) OO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) BAPI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP