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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 518 505 504
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 124 115 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 88 95
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £93,000
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
25199 24064 28014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.07% 54.33% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21690 20490 24752
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -12 12 £58,750 -16.07%
Uxbridge +6 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Wembley - 2 £52,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 227 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (27.75%) Finance
3 55 (24.23%) Java
4 47 (20.70%) NetWeaver
5 46 (20.26%) SAPscript
6 45 (19.82%) Logistics
7 41 (18.06%) SAP PI
8 36 (15.86%) Workflow
9 35 (15.42%) OO
9 35 (15.42%) Web Dynpro
10 30 (13.22%) SAP Implementation
11 29 (12.78%) BAPI
12 28 (12.33%) SAP SD
12 28 (12.33%) SAP HANA
13 27 (11.89%) SAP PP
14 26 (11.45%) SAP Smart Forms
14 26 (11.45%) Degree
14 26 (11.45%) SAP Portal
15 25 (11.01%) Business Development
15 25 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (10.57%) SAP FI
16 24 (10.57%) Project Management
17 23 (10.13%) Migration
17 23 (10.13%) SAP FI/CO
17 23 (10.13%) SAP CO
18 22 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (9.25%) SAP Basis
19 21 (9.25%) SAP ALE
20 20 (8.81%) SAP BW
21 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 47 (20.70%) NetWeaver
2 26 (11.45%) SAP Portal
3 11 (4.85%) SAP Web AS
3 11 (4.85%) SAP EP
4 5 (2.20%) CMS
4 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.88%) Documentum
5 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (5.73%) MS Office
2 7 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (12.33%) SAP SD
2 27 (11.89%) SAP PP
3 24 (10.57%) SAP FI
4 23 (10.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 23 (10.13%) SAP CO
5 17 (7.49%) SAP R/3
6 12 (5.29%) SAP HCM
7 10 (4.41%) SAP MM
8 9 (3.96%) SAP HR
9 7 (3.08%) SAP BPC
10 6 (2.64%) SAP AFS
11 5 (2.20%) SAP Retail
12 4 (1.76%) SAP Payroll
12 4 (1.76%) SAP EWM
12 4 (1.76%) SAP SCM
13 3 (1.32%) SAP CRM
14 2 (0.88%) SAP ECC
14 2 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
15 1 (0.44%) SAP GRC
15 1 (0.44%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.85%) SSL
2 5 (2.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.33%) SAP HANA
2 20 (8.81%) SAP BW
3 10 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (4.41%) DB2
4 9 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.96%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.52%) SAP BI
6 7 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.20%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.32%) Big Data
10 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 1 (0.44%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 15 (6.61%) Eclipse
2 11 (4.85%) Introscope
3 4 (1.76%) LSMW
4 3 (1.32%) Visual Composer
General
1 63 (27.75%) Finance
2 18 (7.93%) Retail
3 16 (7.05%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.73%) Publishing
5 10 (4.41%) Banking
5 10 (4.41%) Billing
6 2 (0.88%) French Language
6 2 (0.88%) German Language
6 2 (0.88%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
6 2 (0.88%) Law
6 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (63.88%) Consultant
2 134 (59.03%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (17.62%) Analyst
4 35 (15.42%) ABAP Consultant
4 35 (15.42%) SAP Analyst
5 29 (12.78%) Developer
5 29 (12.78%) SAP Developer
6 28 (12.33%) SAP QM Consultant
7 27 (11.89%) SAP PP Consultant
8 26 (11.45%) Senior Consultant
9 24 (10.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 17 (7.49%) SAP Business Analyst
10 17 (7.49%) Business Analyst
10 17 (7.49%) ABAP Developer
11 16 (7.05%) Senior ABAP Consultant
12 14 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
13 13 (5.73%) Test Consultant
14 12 (5.29%) SAP SD Consultant
15 11 (4.85%) SAP Support
15 11 (4.85%) SAP Basis Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.06%) SAP PI
2 35 (15.42%) Web Dynpro
3 29 (12.78%) BAPI
4 26 (11.45%) SAP Smart Forms
5 21 (9.25%) SAP Basis
5 21 (9.25%) SAP ALE
6 17 (7.49%) EDI
7 11 (4.85%) OLE
7 11 (4.85%) SAP Business Workflow
8 10 (4.41%) HTML5
8 10 (4.41%) HTML
9 8 (3.52%) J2EE
10 6 (2.64%) SAP XI
11 4 (1.76%) Web Services
12 2 (0.88%) SAP BSP
12 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.88%) .NET
13 1 (0.44%) JMS
13 1 (0.44%) Middleware
13 1 (0.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.20%) FMCG
3 2 (0.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.44%) GIS
4 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.73%) UNIX
2 8 (3.52%) Windows
2 8 (3.52%) zOS
3 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.82%) Logistics
2 36 (15.86%) Workflow
3 35 (15.42%) OO
4 30 (13.22%) SAP Implementation
5 25 (11.01%) Business Development
5 25 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (10.57%) Project Management
7 23 (10.13%) Migration
8 22 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (7.05%) CRM
9 16 (7.05%) Performance Analysis
9 16 (7.05%) Performance Management
10 14 (6.17%) Project Planning
10 14 (6.17%) Regression Testing
11 13 (5.73%) Software Testing
11 13 (5.73%) Test Management
11 13 (5.73%) System Testing
11 13 (5.73%) TMap
12 12 (5.29%) ERP
13 11 (4.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.23%) Java
2 46 (20.26%) SAPscript
3 11 (4.85%) SQL
4 7 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.88%) VB
6 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.88%) VBA
6 2 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (11.45%) Degree
2 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.41%) SAP Certification
4 8 (3.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.17%) QA
2 6 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (4.85%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 227 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (7.05%) Adobe
3 13 (5.73%) HP
4 11 (4.85%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.41%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.76%) Oracle
7 2 (0.88%) IBM
7 2 (0.88%) EMC
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) CA
8 1 (0.44%) NetApp
8 1 (0.44%) Open Text
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Sybase
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos
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