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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 71 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.56% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.44% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
364 418 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.05% 56.87% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 298 372 394
Median salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £46,250 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North East region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Process Management
2 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Conflict Management
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Security
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) QA
4 4 (25.00%) SAP GRC
4 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Basis
5 3 (18.75%) People Management
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Middleware
5 3 (18.75%) User Experience
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) SAPscript
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
1 4 (25.00%) SAP GRC
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Security Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Leader
3 4 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Conflict Management
1 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Process Management
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Security
3 4 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) People Management
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP