The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 70 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.45% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
408 291 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 61.45% 60.50% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 373 254 337
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ABAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Merseyside region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

ABAP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) EDI
1 8 (100.00%) SAP SD
2 6 (75.00%) SAP CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Billing
2 6 (75.00%) Logistics
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SAP FI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) SAP SD
2 6 (75.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
General
1 6 (75.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 8 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP