The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 553 512 528
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +16
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 69 122 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60 89 77
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
ABAP
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23407 24531 24078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.02% 52.86% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20169 21121 20539
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ABAP
Salary Trend in London

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

ABAP Salary Trend in London

ABAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in London

ABAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
City of London +30 18 £52,500 -8.69%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 177 (98.33%) SAP
2 56 (31.11%) SAP BW
3 54 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (27.22%) SAP HANA
5 46 (25.56%) BusinessObjects
6 42 (23.33%) Finance
7 37 (20.56%) SAP BI
8 34 (18.89%) Microsoft
9 30 (16.67%) SAP SD
10 29 (16.11%) CRM
11 28 (15.56%) Degree
12 27 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (14.44%) SAP FI
13 26 (14.44%) SAP MM
14 25 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
14 25 (13.89%) SAP CO
15 24 (13.33%) Project Management
15 24 (13.33%) NetWeaver
16 23 (12.78%) MS Excel
17 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (11.11%) Logistics
19 19 (10.56%) SAP Implementation
19 19 (10.56%) Data Modelling
20 18 (10.00%) PRINCE2
21 17 (9.44%) SAP Certification
21 17 (9.44%) Change Management
22 16 (8.89%) Migration
22 16 (8.89%) ERP
22 16 (8.89%) Oracle
23 15 (8.33%) PRINCE

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (13.33%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.67%) SAS
3 3 (1.67%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.56%) SAP EP
Applications
1 23 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 26 (14.44%) SAP FI
2 26 (14.44%) SAP MM
3 25 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (13.89%) SAP CO
4 15 (8.33%) SAP HCM
5 13 (7.22%) SAP HR
6 12 (6.67%) SAP FI-AA
6 12 (6.67%) SAP ERP
6 12 (6.67%) SAP CRM
7 10 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
7 10 (5.56%) SAP APO
7 10 (5.56%) SAP PP
8 9 (5.00%) SAP SCM
8 9 (5.00%) SAP SRM
9 6 (3.33%) SAP PS
9 6 (3.33%) SAP R/3
9 6 (3.33%) SAP BPC
10 3 (1.67%) SAP EWM
11 2 (1.11%) SAP EM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) HTTP
1 2 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.11%) SAP BW
2 49 (27.22%) SAP HANA
3 46 (25.56%) BusinessObjects
4 37 (20.56%) SAP BI
5 14 (7.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.00%) MarkLogic
6 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.89%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.67%) DB2
9 3 (1.67%) QlikView
9 3 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.67%) Lumira
10 2 (1.11%) Big Data
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.11%) OLAP
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.11%) MS Access
11 1 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (7.78%) LSMW
2 4 (2.22%) eCATT
3 3 (1.67%) PowerDesigner
General
1 42 (23.33%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.22%) Retail
4 10 (5.56%) Publishing
5 6 (3.33%) Games
6 4 (2.22%) Billing
7 3 (1.67%) German Language
7 3 (1.67%) Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Back Office
8 2 (1.11%) Legal
8 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.11%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (61.67%) Consultant
2 102 (56.67%) SAP Consultant
3 39 (21.67%) Developer
4 33 (18.33%) SAP Developer
5 24 (13.33%) Analyst
5 24 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
6 23 (12.78%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 19 (10.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 19 (10.56%) SAP BI Consultant
8 16 (8.89%) SAP BW Consultant
9 14 (7.78%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (7.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 13 (7.22%) ABAP Developer
11 12 (6.67%) SAP BW Developer
11 12 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 11 (6.11%) Functional Consultant
13 10 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
13 10 (5.56%) SAP PP Consultant
13 10 (5.56%) SAP QM Consultant
13 10 (5.56%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.78%) SAP Smart Forms
2 12 (6.67%) .NET
3 11 (6.11%) Web Services
3 11 (6.11%) SAP Basis
4 4 (2.22%) HTML
4 4 (2.22%) HTML5
5 3 (1.67%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.67%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.11%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (1.11%) BAPI
6 2 (1.11%) EDI
6 2 (1.11%) Middleware
6 2 (1.11%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.11%) CSS
6 2 (1.11%) JDBC
6 2 (1.11%) SOAP
6 2 (1.11%) SAP TM
6 2 (1.11%) REST
6 2 (1.11%) CSS3
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.11%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.33%) User Experience
4 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.67%) Life Science
6 2 (1.11%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.11%) BBC
6 2 (1.11%) Economics
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.11%) Windows
2 10 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (16.11%) CRM
3 27 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (13.33%) Project Management
5 20 (11.11%) Logistics
6 19 (10.56%) Data Modelling
6 19 (10.56%) SAP Implementation
7 18 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 17 (9.44%) Change Management
9 16 (8.89%) ERP
9 16 (8.89%) Migration
10 15 (8.33%) PRINCE
10 15 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.22%) ETL
12 12 (6.67%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.11%) Test Scripting
13 11 (6.11%) SAP Security
13 11 (6.11%) Business Development
14 10 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.78%) SAPscript
2 9 (5.00%) XQuery
3 5 (2.78%) VBA
4 4 (2.22%) Java
4 4 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.22%) SQL
5 2 (1.11%) VB
5 2 (1.11%) R
6 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (15.56%) Degree
2 17 (9.44%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.11%) PMP
3 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) GxP
Vendors
1 177 (98.33%) SAP
2 34 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.89%) Oracle
4 10 (5.56%) Sybase
5 9 (5.00%) IBM
6 6 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.67%) Tableau
7 3 (1.67%) CA
8 2 (1.11%) Informatica
8 2 (1.11%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) Lotus
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