The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 68 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.10% 0.13% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 0.27% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 369 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.26% 49.80% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 345 331 306
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ABAP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the North East

ABAP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (25.00%) SAP PP
3 3 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
4 2 (16.67%) SAP MM
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (25.00%) SAP PP
1 3 (25.00%) SAP SD
1 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (16.67%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BI Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP