The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - 60 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £44,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
175 246 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.87% 50.72% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 132 197 337
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) EDI
2 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (80.00%) SAP SD
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (20.00%) SAP CRM
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (20.00%) BAPI
4 3 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) LSMW
4 3 (20.00%) SAP SCM
4 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 3 (20.00%) FMCG
4 3 (20.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 2 (13.33%) COBOL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 12 (80.00%) SAP SD
2 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 3 (20.00%) SAP CRM
2 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (20.00%) SAP SCM
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 12 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) EDI
2 3 (20.00%) BAPI
2 3 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (20.00%) SAP XI
2 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
2 2 (13.33%) COBOL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP