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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 175 170 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.16% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.27% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 17
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £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
1959 2239 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.23% 59.42% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1978 2086
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

ABAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £50,000 -
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (43.33%) SAP BW
2 13 (43.33%) SAP FI
2 13 (43.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (43.33%) SAP CO
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) SAP SD
5 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) SAP MM
5 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (20.00%) EDI
6 6 (20.00%) Logistics
6 6 (20.00%) SAP CO-PA
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) SAP WM
8 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
8 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
8 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (13.33%) SAP Certification
8 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) SAP XI
8 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) SAP Security
9 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) C
9 3 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
10 2 (6.67%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Workflow

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (6.67%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 13 (43.33%) SAP FI
1 13 (43.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (43.33%) SAP CO
2 8 (26.67%) SAP SD
3 7 (23.33%) SAP MM
4 5 (16.67%) SAP WM
5 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
6 2 (6.67%) SAP BPC
6 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
7 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
7 1 (3.33%) SAP QM
7 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SAP BW
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LSMW
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Consultant
1 11 (36.67%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Junior
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Junior SAP Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Junior SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) EDI
1 6 (20.00%) SAP CO-PA
2 4 (13.33%) SAP XI
3 2 (6.67%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.33%) BAPI
4 1 (3.33%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Logistics
3 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Security
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Certification
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.67%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.33%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago