The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 164 181 137
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -44
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.055% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.11% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
ABAP
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ABAP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Leeds

ABAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SAP ALE
3 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (33.33%) SAP APO
3 2 (33.33%) SAP PP

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP APO
1 2 (33.33%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects