The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 61 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 5 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.84% 4.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 8.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 0
Average salary £48,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
331 369 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.44% 57.84% 64.87%
Number of salaries quoted 286 341 375
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,538 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Helens -1 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Liverpool - 1 - -
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) EDI
2 4 (80.00%) SAP SD
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SAP CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Billing
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (20.00%) BAPI
3 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (20.00%) OO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (80.00%) SAP SD
1 4 (80.00%) SAP CRM
General
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (20.00%) BAPI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP