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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 45 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.30% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
160 209 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.90% 48.27% 59.51%
Number of salaries quoted 120 165 314
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) EDI
2 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (80.00%) SAP SD
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (20.00%) SAP CRM
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (20.00%) BAPI
4 3 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) LSMW
4 3 (20.00%) SAP SCM
4 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 3 (20.00%) FMCG
4 3 (20.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 2 (13.33%) COBOL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) SAP SD
2 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 3 (20.00%) SAP CRM
2 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (20.00%) SAP SCM
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) EDI
2 3 (20.00%) BAPI
2 3 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (20.00%) SAP XI
2 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
2 2 (13.33%) COBOL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP