The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 239 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.099% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.10% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £67,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.17% +7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+28.86% +3.19%
ABAP Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6208 6720 6975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.30% 95.51% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4954 5439 5861
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,714 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ABAP Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ABAP Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

ABAP Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) LSMW
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LSMW
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards