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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 69 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 16 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.98% 0.26% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.88% 0.47% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 7
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £55,000 £66,000
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
412 429 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.05% 55.79% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 364 377 321
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +26.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram 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 25 August 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
Durham - 9 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £65,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Conflict Management
4 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (40.48%) SAP Security
6 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
8 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (30.95%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) SAP Basis
9 11 (26.19%) SAP GRC
10 10 (23.81%) Process Management
10 10 (23.81%) CRM
11 9 (21.43%) SAP CRM
11 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
12 7 (16.67%) QA
13 6 (14.29%) People Management
13 6 (14.29%) Demand Management
13 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 6 (14.29%) SAP BW
14 5 (11.90%) OO
14 5 (11.90%) Web Dynpro
15 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
15 4 (9.52%) Java
15 4 (9.52%) Middleware
15 4 (9.52%) User Experience
15 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 4 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
16 3 (7.14%) SAP Implementation

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) SAP GRC
2 9 (21.43%) SAP CRM
3 4 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) LSMW
General
1 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Consultant
1 29 (69.05%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (38.10%) SAP Security Consultant
2 16 (38.10%) Security Consultant
3 11 (26.19%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
4 10 (23.81%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) CRM Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) Developer
5 9 (21.43%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) SAP Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) ABAP Developer
8 3 (7.14%) SAP BW Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.38%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) SAP Basis
2 5 (11.90%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (9.52%) Middleware
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) BAPI
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (4.76%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Conflict Management
3 17 (40.48%) SAP Security
4 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
6 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (30.95%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) CRM
7 10 (23.81%) Process Management
8 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) Demand Management
9 6 (14.29%) People Management
10 5 (11.90%) OO
11 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
13 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
13 1 (2.38%) Logistics
13 1 (2.38%) Quality Management
13 1 (2.38%) Resource Allocation
13 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) COBOL
2 2 (4.76%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP