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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 492 502 476
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 126 113 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 100 71 104
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
23513 24794 27226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.05% 55.06% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20237 21289 23972
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +14 19 £58,750 -27.69% 5
Uxbridge +4 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 240 (100.00%) SAP
2 68 (28.33%) Finance
3 55 (22.92%) Java
4 53 (22.08%) NetWeaver
5 52 (21.67%) Workflow
6 48 (20.00%) SAPscript
7 47 (19.58%) Logistics
8 42 (17.50%) Web Dynpro
9 41 (17.08%) OO
10 39 (16.25%) SAP Smart Forms
11 36 (15.00%) BAPI
12 33 (13.75%) SAP R/3
13 31 (12.92%) SAP Implementation
14 30 (12.50%) Degree
14 30 (12.50%) SAP FI
15 29 (12.08%) SAP FI/CO
15 29 (12.08%) SAP PP
15 29 (12.08%) SAP CO
16 27 (11.25%) Business Development
16 27 (11.25%) SAP Portal
16 27 (11.25%) Adobe
16 27 (11.25%) Coaching
17 26 (10.83%) SAP PI
18 25 (10.42%) SAP SD
18 25 (10.42%) SAP HANA
19 23 (9.58%) CRM
19 23 (9.58%) Security Cleared
20 22 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (8.75%) SAP BW
22 19 (7.92%) SAP Business Workflow

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 53 (22.08%) NetWeaver
2 27 (11.25%) SAP Portal
3 18 (7.50%) SAP EP
4 9 (3.75%) SAP Web AS
4 9 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.08%) CMS
6 4 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.67%) Documentum
7 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.58%) MS Office
2 9 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (13.75%) SAP R/3
2 30 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 29 (12.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (12.08%) SAP PP
3 29 (12.08%) SAP CO
4 25 (10.42%) SAP SD
5 14 (5.83%) SAP MM
6 11 (4.58%) SAP HCM
7 8 (3.33%) SAP HR
8 7 (2.92%) SAP SCM
9 6 (2.50%) SAP BPC
9 6 (2.50%) SAP AFS
10 5 (2.08%) SAP CRM
10 5 (2.08%) SAP Retail
11 4 (1.67%) SAP EWM
12 3 (1.25%) SAP Payroll
13 2 (0.83%) SAP LE
14 1 (0.42%) SAP WM
14 1 (0.42%) SAP APO
14 1 (0.42%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) SSL
2 5 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.42%) SAP HANA
2 21 (8.75%) SAP BW
3 10 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (4.17%) SAP BI
4 9 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.33%) DB2
6 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.25%) Big Data
10 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.42%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.42%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.08%) Introscope
3 4 (1.67%) Visual Composer
3 4 (1.67%) LSMW
General
1 68 (28.33%) Finance
2 16 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 16 (6.67%) Banking
2 16 (6.67%) Billing
3 14 (5.83%) Retail
4 11 (4.58%) Publishing
5 6 (2.50%) Marketing
5 6 (2.50%) Law
6 3 (1.25%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) French Language
7 2 (0.83%) German Language
7 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 147 (61.25%) Consultant
2 134 (55.83%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (18.75%) SAP Developer
3 45 (18.75%) Developer
4 44 (18.33%) Analyst
5 37 (15.42%) ABAP Consultant
6 36 (15.00%) SAP Analyst
7 30 (12.50%) SAP QM Consultant
8 29 (12.08%) SAP PP Consultant
9 25 (10.42%) ABAP Developer
10 24 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
11 23 (9.58%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 20 (8.33%) Business Analyst
12 20 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
13 15 (6.25%) Senior ABAP Consultant
14 13 (5.42%) Senior SAP Developer
14 13 (5.42%) NetWeaver Developer
14 13 (5.42%) Senior Developer
15 12 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
16 11 (4.58%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.50%) Web Dynpro
2 39 (16.25%) SAP Smart Forms
3 36 (15.00%) BAPI
4 26 (10.83%) SAP PI
5 19 (7.92%) SAP Business Workflow
6 18 (7.50%) SAP ALE
7 17 (7.08%) SAP Basis
8 15 (6.25%) J2EE
9 10 (4.17%) EDI
10 7 (2.92%) HTML
10 7 (2.92%) HTML5
11 6 (2.50%) SAP BSP
12 5 (2.08%) OLE
12 5 (2.08%) .NET
12 5 (2.08%) ASP.NET
12 5 (2.08%) SAP XI
13 3 (1.25%) Web Services
14 1 (0.42%) Middleware
14 1 (0.42%) JMS
14 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.92%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.08%) FMCG
4 2 (0.83%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.42%) GIS
5 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.58%) UNIX
2 8 (3.33%) Windows
3 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.50%) zOS
4 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.67%) Workflow
2 47 (19.58%) Logistics
3 41 (17.08%) OO
4 31 (12.92%) SAP Implementation
5 27 (11.25%) Business Development
5 27 (11.25%) Coaching
6 23 (9.58%) CRM
7 22 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (7.92%) Project Management
8 19 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (7.08%) ERP
10 16 (6.67%) Migration
10 16 (6.67%) Web Development
11 14 (5.83%) Performance Management
11 14 (5.83%) Performance Analysis
12 12 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.00%) Regression Testing
13 11 (4.58%) Software Testing
13 11 (4.58%) System Testing
13 11 (4.58%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.92%) Java
2 48 (20.00%) SAPscript
3 16 (6.67%) SQL
4 5 (2.08%) C#
4 5 (2.08%) VB
4 5 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.08%) VBA
5 4 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (12.50%) Degree
2 23 (9.58%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.92%) SAP Certification
5 6 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.83%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (4.58%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.08%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 240 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (11.25%) Adobe
3 15 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.58%) HP
5 10 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 9 (3.75%) Oracle
7 4 (1.67%) EMC
8 2 (0.83%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.42%) Citrix
9 1 (0.42%) NetApp
9 1 (0.42%) Cognos
9 1 (0.42%) Sybase
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