The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 43 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.86% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £49,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
ABAP
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 301 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.19% 57.22% 62.58%
Number of salaries quoted 164 268 289
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

ABAP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Liverpool

ABAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) FMCG
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Data Conversion
3 4 (44.44%) SAPscript
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (44.44%) BAPI
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) French Language
6 1 (11.11%) German Language
6 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
6 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (22.22%) SAP BPC
2 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
1 4 (44.44%) BAPI
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) FMCG
2 4 (44.44%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SAPscript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP