The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 237 241 250
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.014% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.015% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6797 6804 7219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.81% 94.76% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 5834 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
ABAP Consultant
England

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
ABAP Consultant
England

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) ABAP
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) Web Dynpro
3 9 (75.00%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) SAP PI
5 7 (58.33%) SAP HANA
6 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 6 (50.00%) NetWeaver
6 6 (50.00%) SAPscript
6 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (41.67%) Workflow
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) BAPI
9 3 (25.00%) SAP ALE
9 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (25.00%) OO
10 2 (16.67%) Retail
11 1 (8.33%) HTML5
11 1 (8.33%) SAP Portal
11 1 (8.33%) LSMW
11 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
11 1 (8.33%) HTML
11 1 (8.33%) Adobe
11 1 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (8.33%) XML
11 1 (8.33%) EDI

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Web Dynpro
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) SAP PI
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (33.33%) BAPI
5 3 (25.00%) SAP ALE
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) ABAP
2 6 (50.00%) SAPscript
3 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe