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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 511 493 498
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 123 113 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 95 73 103
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £86,600
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 16 £57,500 -19.29% 5
Uxbridge +4 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Wembley - 2 £52,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 68 (27.64%) Finance
3 60 (24.39%) Java
4 54 (21.95%) NetWeaver
5 53 (21.54%) SAPscript
6 49 (19.92%) Logistics
7 48 (19.51%) Workflow
8 42 (17.07%) Web Dynpro
8 42 (17.07%) OO
9 37 (15.04%) SAP Smart Forms
10 36 (14.63%) BAPI
10 36 (14.63%) SAP PI
11 33 (13.41%) Degree
12 32 (13.01%) SAP Implementation
13 30 (12.20%) SAP PP
14 29 (11.79%) SAP Portal
15 28 (11.38%) Coaching
15 28 (11.38%) Business Development
16 27 (10.98%) SAP FI
16 27 (10.98%) SAP HANA
17 26 (10.57%) SAP R/3
17 26 (10.57%) SAP FI/CO
17 26 (10.57%) SAP CO
18 25 (10.16%) SAP SD
19 24 (9.76%) Adobe
20 23 (9.35%) Security Cleared
21 22 (8.94%) CRM
21 22 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
22 21 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
22 21 (8.54%) Project Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 54 (21.95%) NetWeaver
2 29 (11.79%) SAP Portal
3 17 (6.91%) SAP EP
4 11 (4.47%) SAP Web AS
5 8 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.03%) CMS
7 4 (1.63%) Documentum
7 4 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (5.28%) MS Office
2 8 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (12.20%) SAP PP
2 27 (10.98%) SAP FI
3 26 (10.57%) SAP R/3
3 26 (10.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (10.57%) SAP CO
4 25 (10.16%) SAP SD
5 12 (4.88%) SAP MM
5 12 (4.88%) SAP HCM
6 8 (3.25%) SAP HR
7 6 (2.44%) SAP AFS
7 6 (2.44%) SAP SCM
7 6 (2.44%) SAP BPC
8 5 (2.03%) SAP CRM
8 5 (2.03%) SAP Retail
9 4 (1.63%) SAP EWM
10 3 (1.22%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.41%) assyst
11 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.47%) SSL
2 5 (2.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.98%) SAP HANA
2 19 (7.72%) SAP BW
3 10 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (4.07%) DB2
4 9 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.25%) SAP BI
6 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.03%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.22%) Big Data
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.25%) Introscope
3 4 (1.63%) LSMW
3 4 (1.63%) Visual Composer
General
1 68 (27.64%) Finance
2 18 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 17 (6.91%) Retail
4 15 (6.10%) Banking
5 14 (5.69%) Billing
6 13 (5.28%) Publishing
7 6 (2.44%) Law
8 4 (1.63%) Marketing
9 3 (1.22%) Legal
10 2 (0.81%) Advertising
10 2 (0.81%) French Language
10 2 (0.81%) German Language
10 2 (0.81%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (62.20%) Consultant
2 139 (56.50%) SAP Consultant
3 44 (17.89%) Developer
3 44 (17.89%) Analyst
3 44 (17.89%) SAP Developer
4 40 (16.26%) ABAP Consultant
5 37 (15.04%) SAP Analyst
6 31 (12.60%) SAP QM Consultant
7 30 (12.20%) SAP PP Consultant
8 28 (11.38%) Senior Consultant
9 26 (10.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 24 (9.76%) ABAP Developer
11 19 (7.72%) Senior ABAP Consultant
12 18 (7.32%) SAP Business Analyst
12 18 (7.32%) Business Analyst
13 14 (5.69%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (5.28%) Test Consultant
14 13 (5.28%) Senior SAP Developer
14 13 (5.28%) NetWeaver Developer
14 13 (5.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.07%) Web Dynpro
2 37 (15.04%) SAP Smart Forms
3 36 (14.63%) BAPI
3 36 (14.63%) SAP PI
4 21 (8.54%) SAP ALE
5 19 (7.72%) SAP Basis
6 17 (6.91%) SAP Business Workflow
7 14 (5.69%) EDI
8 13 (5.28%) J2EE
9 11 (4.47%) HTML
9 11 (4.47%) HTML5
10 8 (3.25%) OLE
11 6 (2.44%) SAP BSP
11 6 (2.44%) SAP XI
12 5 (2.03%) .NET
12 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.22%) Web Services
14 1 (0.41%) CSS
14 1 (0.41%) JDBC
14 1 (0.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.03%) FMCG
4 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.41%) User Experience
5 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.41%) GIS
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.28%) UNIX
2 8 (3.25%) Windows
2 8 (3.25%) zOS
3 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.92%) Logistics
2 48 (19.51%) Workflow
3 42 (17.07%) OO
4 32 (13.01%) SAP Implementation
5 28 (11.38%) Business Development
5 28 (11.38%) Coaching
6 22 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (8.94%) CRM
7 21 (8.54%) Project Management
7 21 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.13%) Migration
9 16 (6.50%) ERP
9 16 (6.50%) Performance Analysis
9 16 (6.50%) Performance Management
10 14 (5.69%) Web Development
10 14 (5.69%) Regression Testing
11 13 (5.28%) TMap
11 13 (5.28%) Test Management
11 13 (5.28%) System Testing
11 13 (5.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.39%) Java
2 53 (21.54%) SAPscript
3 16 (6.50%) SQL
4 8 (3.25%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.03%) VB
6 5 (2.03%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.03%) VBA
6 5 (2.03%) C#
7 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (13.41%) Degree
2 23 (9.35%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.28%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.07%) SAP Certification
5 4 (1.63%) CCA
6 1 (0.41%) MBA
6 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.50%) QA
2 6 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.28%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.25%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (9.76%) Adobe
3 14 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.28%) HP
5 10 (4.07%) Business Objects
6 8 (3.25%) Oracle
7 4 (1.63%) EMC
8 2 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) NetApp
9 1 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.41%) Sybase
9 1 (0.41%) Cognos
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago