The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 158 173 142
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 14 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.42% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.74% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 37
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
ABAP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1771 2168 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.93% 56.81% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1859 2313
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ABAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Manchester

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (44.83%) SAP BW
3 12 (41.38%) Migration
3 12 (41.38%) LSMW
3 12 (41.38%) Data Migration
4 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
4 10 (34.48%) BAPI
4 10 (34.48%) Business Objects
4 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (31.03%) SAP FI
5 9 (31.03%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) SAP CO
6 8 (27.59%) FMCG
6 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (24.14%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (24.14%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (13.79%) SAP XI
11 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
11 3 (10.34%) ETL
11 3 (10.34%) C
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) SAP Security
12 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC
12 2 (6.90%) SAP Portal

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (6.90%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) SAP FI
1 9 (31.03%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (31.03%) SAP CO
2 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC
3 2 (6.90%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SAP BW
2 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (24.14%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) LSMW
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Consultant
1 15 (51.72%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Data Migration Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) SAP Data Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Migration Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Data Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Data Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Data Migration Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Business Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Data Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) BAPI
2 4 (13.79%) SAP XI
3 2 (6.90%) EDI
3 2 (6.90%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.45%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.45%) EDIFACT
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.45%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) FMCG
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Migration
1 12 (41.38%) Data Migration
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) SAP Security
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Logistics
9 1 (3.45%) CRM
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (34.48%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.45%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos