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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 48 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -9
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 36 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.55% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 1 1
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -36.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
420 508 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.03% 64.63% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 380 444 378
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +28 23 £65,000 -
Tyne and Wear +5 7 £65,000 +36.84%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) SAP Security
4 14 (37.84%) Conflict Management
5 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (35.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 11 (29.73%) SAP Basis
6 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) SAP GRC
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
8 8 (21.62%) CRM
8 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) SAP CRM
10 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
10 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
11 5 (13.51%) OO
11 5 (13.51%) Web Dynpro
11 5 (13.51%) Process Management
11 5 (13.51%) QA
11 5 (13.51%) Degree
12 4 (10.81%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (10.81%) Demand Management
12 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.81%) NetWeaver
13 3 (8.11%) Web Services
13 3 (8.11%) People Management
13 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
14 2 (5.41%) SAPUI5
14 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA

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 4 (10.81%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (27.03%) SAP GRC
2 7 (18.92%) SAP CRM
3 4 (10.81%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.70%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) LSMW
General
1 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Consultant
1 27 (72.97%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) SAP Security Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) Security Consultant
3 10 (27.03%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) Developer
4 9 (24.32%) SAP Developer
4 9 (24.32%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) CRM Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) ABAP Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) SAP BW Developer
9 2 (5.41%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.70%) SAP Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) SAP BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) SAP Basis
2 5 (13.51%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) BAPI
4 2 (5.41%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (5.41%) SAPUI5
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) SAP Security
3 14 (37.84%) Conflict Management
4 13 (35.14%) Business Process Mapping
5 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (21.62%) CRM
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) OO
8 5 (13.51%) Process Management
9 4 (10.81%) Demand Management
10 3 (8.11%) People Management
10 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
11 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
11 1 (2.70%) Logistics
11 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
11 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
11 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) COBOL
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) SAP