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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 163 178 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.88% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (51.72%) Degree
3 13 (44.83%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) C#
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) J2EE
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
4 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) BEA
4 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
6 7 (24.14%) EDI
6 7 (24.14%) Migration
6 7 (24.14%) LSMW
6 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
7 6 (20.69%) Logistics
7 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Retail
7 6 (20.69%) Publishing
8 5 (17.24%) LIMS
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Billing
8 5 (17.24%) Demand Management
9 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
9 4 (13.79%) Web Development

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP PP
1 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.90%) SAP MII
2 2 (6.90%) SAP PS
3 1 (3.45%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.90%) SAP BI
1 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) LSMW
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Publishing
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 5 (17.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Graduate
2 11 (37.93%) Consultant
2 11 (37.93%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) SAP PS Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Junior
5 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SAP PM Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) SAP PP Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) ABAP Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) IP Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) SAP BI Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
1 11 (37.93%) J2EE
2 7 (24.14%) EDI
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) HTML5
3 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) BAPI
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (10.34%) SAPUI5
5 2 (6.90%) SAP ALE
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) LIMS
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Logistics
4 5 (17.24%) Demand Management
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) ERP
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Presales
7 1 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) SAPscript
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (37.93%) BEA
2 11 (37.93%) IBM
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
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