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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 173 175 150
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.37% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.65% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 38
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £48,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,250 £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
1934 2296 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.47% 57.19% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1994 2278
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (57.69%) SAP BW
3 11 (42.31%) SAP FI
3 11 (42.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (42.31%) SAP CO
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) BAPI
6 5 (19.23%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) LSMW
7 4 (15.38%) SAP XI
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
7 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (11.54%) SAP SD
8 3 (11.54%) SAP BI
8 3 (11.54%) C
8 3 (11.54%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) SAP Security
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
9 2 (7.69%) SAP Portal

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.69%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SAP FI
1 11 (42.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (42.31%) SAP CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP SD
3 2 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 2 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP GRC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP QM
4 1 (3.85%) SAP WM
4 1 (3.85%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SAP BW
2 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.54%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) LSMW
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Data Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP GRC Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) BAPI
2 4 (15.38%) SAP XI
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 2 (7.69%) EDI
3 2 (7.69%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.85%) EDIFACT
4 1 (3.85%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Security
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
1 3 (11.54%) Java
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.85%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos