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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 132 161 127
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -34
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 56 16 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.38% 0.41% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 0.69% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 44
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
2244 2307 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.18% 59.80% 62.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 2055 2142
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 27 (37.50%) CRM
4 26 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (36.11%) SAP MM
4 26 (36.11%) Logistics
5 24 (33.33%) SAP BW
6 22 (30.56%) EDI
7 17 (23.61%) SAP SD
7 17 (23.61%) SAP CRM
7 17 (23.61%) BAPI
8 16 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
9 15 (20.83%) Retail
10 14 (19.44%) SAP PI
11 13 (18.06%) Web Dynpro
11 13 (18.06%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (18.06%) SAP WM
11 13 (18.06%) SAP FI
11 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
11 13 (18.06%) SAP ALE
12 12 (16.67%) SAP CO
12 12 (16.67%) Workflow
12 12 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (16.67%) SAP HANA
13 11 (15.28%) SAP XI
13 11 (15.28%) OO
14 10 (13.89%) SAP BI
14 10 (13.89%) SAP Implementation
15 9 (12.50%) SAP SRM
15 9 (12.50%) SAP HR

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.72%) NetWeaver
2 6 (8.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (36.11%) SAP MM
2 17 (23.61%) SAP SD
2 17 (23.61%) SAP CRM
3 13 (18.06%) SAP WM
3 13 (18.06%) SAP FI
4 12 (16.67%) SAP CO
4 12 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (12.50%) SAP SRM
5 9 (12.50%) SAP HR
6 7 (9.72%) SAP Retail
7 5 (6.94%) SAP APO
7 5 (6.94%) SAP LE
7 5 (6.94%) SAP SCM
8 4 (5.56%) SAP BPC
9 3 (4.17%) SAP HCM
10 1 (1.39%) SAP PP
10 1 (1.39%) SAP GRC
10 1 (1.39%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 13 (18.06%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (16.67%) SAP HANA
4 10 (13.89%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) LSMW
2 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 7 (9.72%) Billing
3 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Finance
5 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.39%) French Language
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
6 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.39%) Polish Language
6 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Consultant
1 44 (61.11%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) SAP Developer
2 14 (19.44%) ABAP Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 11 (15.28%) ABAP Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) SAP Support
6 7 (9.72%) Support Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) SAP Support Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Junior
8 5 (6.94%) SAP APO Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) SAP BW Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) SAP Support Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) EDI
2 17 (23.61%) BAPI
3 16 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
4 14 (19.44%) SAP PI
5 13 (18.06%) Web Dynpro
5 13 (18.06%) SAP ALE
6 11 (15.28%) SAP XI
7 9 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (1.39%) XML
8 1 (1.39%) HTML
8 1 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) GIS
2 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) CRM
2 26 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (36.11%) Logistics
3 12 (16.67%) Workflow
4 11 (15.28%) OO
5 10 (13.89%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.72%) Migration
8 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.94%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (6.94%) Network Planning
9 5 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
11 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.39%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (1.39%) ERP
12 1 (1.39%) Validation
12 1 (1.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SAPscript
2 4 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Red Commerce
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 14 days ago