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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 119 162 134
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -28
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 61 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 0.50% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 0.84% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 41
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
2263 2252 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.71% 59.42% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2009 2157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (48.05%) Security Cleared
3 32 (41.56%) SAP MM
4 31 (40.26%) CRM
4 31 (40.26%) Logistics
5 27 (35.06%) EDI
6 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (31.17%) SAP BW
8 22 (28.57%) SAP SD
8 22 (28.57%) SAP CRM
9 18 (23.38%) BAPI
9 18 (23.38%) SAP WM
10 17 (22.08%) SAP Smart Forms
11 16 (20.78%) Retail
12 15 (19.48%) SAP FI
13 14 (18.18%) SAP CO
13 14 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
13 14 (18.18%) SAP ALE
13 14 (18.18%) SAP PI
14 12 (15.58%) Web Dynpro
14 12 (15.58%) SAP XI
14 12 (15.58%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (15.58%) OO
14 12 (15.58%) Business Objects
15 11 (14.29%) Workflow
16 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (12.99%) SAP HR
16 10 (12.99%) SAP BI
16 10 (12.99%) SAP SRM
16 10 (12.99%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (9.09%) SAP Portal
2 6 (7.79%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (41.56%) SAP MM
2 22 (28.57%) SAP SD
2 22 (28.57%) SAP CRM
3 18 (23.38%) SAP WM
4 15 (19.48%) SAP FI
5 14 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (18.18%) SAP CO
6 10 (12.99%) SAP HR
6 10 (12.99%) SAP SRM
7 8 (10.39%) SAP Retail
8 6 (7.79%) SAP SCM
8 6 (7.79%) SAP APO
8 6 (7.79%) SAP LE
9 3 (3.90%) SAP HCM
9 3 (3.90%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.30%) SAP GRC
10 1 (1.30%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) SAP BW
2 12 (15.58%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (12.99%) SAP BI
3 10 (12.99%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.90%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) LSMW
2 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (20.78%) Retail
2 8 (10.39%) Billing
3 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.49%) Finance
5 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.30%) French Language
6 1 (1.30%) German Language
6 1 (1.30%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.30%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Consultant
1 47 (61.04%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (20.78%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 15 (19.48%) ABAP Developer
3 15 (19.48%) SAP Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Developer
4 12 (15.58%) SAP Support
5 10 (12.99%) ABAP Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Support Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) SAP Support Consultant
7 8 (10.39%) Junior
8 6 (7.79%) Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) SAP APO Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) SAP BW Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) SAP Support Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) EDI
2 18 (23.38%) BAPI
3 17 (22.08%) SAP Smart Forms
4 14 (18.18%) SAP ALE
4 14 (18.18%) SAP PI
5 12 (15.58%) SAP XI
5 12 (15.58%) Web Dynpro
6 8 (10.39%) Web Services
7 1 (1.30%) XML
7 1 (1.30%) HTML
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) CRM
1 31 (40.26%) Logistics
2 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (15.58%) OO
4 11 (14.29%) Workflow
5 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.99%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (9.09%) Migration
7 6 (7.79%) Network Planning
7 6 (7.79%) Supply Chain Management
7 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.30%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.30%) Line Management
11 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SAPscript
2 4 (5.19%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) SAP Certification
3 3 (3.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (15.58%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago