The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 79 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.26% 1.20% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.23% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +11.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
ABAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 449 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.74% 54.03% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 377 316 283
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 17 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) SAP HR
4 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
4 4 (40.00%) SAP MM
4 4 (40.00%) SAP BI
4 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Logistics
4 4 (40.00%) SAP SCM
4 4 (40.00%) COBIT
4 4 (40.00%) SAP LE
4 4 (40.00%) SAP HCM
4 4 (40.00%) SuccessFactors

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) SAP HR
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
1 4 (40.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SCM
1 4 (40.00%) SAP LE
1 4 (40.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Support
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Manager
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Manager
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) SAP HR Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (40.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
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