The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 206 248 244
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.39% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 18
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £41,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £67,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2906 3357 4025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.58% 52.30% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2835 3438
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

ABAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the North West

ABAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Manchester +16 13 £51,000 +2.00% 1
Cheshire +35 6 - -
Merseyside +9 1 £50,000 -31.03%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 35 (44.87%) Manufacturing
3 32 (41.03%) EDI
4 24 (30.77%) Java
5 21 (26.92%) SAP SD
6 20 (25.64%) SAP Smart Forms
6 20 (25.64%) LSMW
7 18 (23.08%) Logistics
8 15 (19.23%) Finance
8 15 (19.23%) Degree
9 14 (17.95%) FMCG
9 14 (17.95%) SAPscript
10 13 (16.67%) BAPI
10 13 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
11 12 (15.38%) Workflow
11 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.38%) SAPUI5
12 11 (14.10%) ERP
12 11 (14.10%) OO
12 11 (14.10%) SAP ALE
13 10 (12.82%) SAP BPC
14 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
14 9 (11.54%) Retail
14 9 (11.54%) Oracle
14 9 (11.54%) Service Management
14 9 (11.54%) Migration
15 8 (10.26%) Publishing
15 8 (10.26%) CRM
15 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (10.26%) SAP BW

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.13%) SAP EP
2 4 (5.13%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.85%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 21 (26.92%) SAP SD
2 10 (12.82%) SAP BPC
3 6 (7.69%) SAP SCM
4 4 (5.13%) SAP PP
5 3 (3.85%) SAP CO
5 3 (3.85%) SAP CRM
5 3 (3.85%) SAP ERP
5 3 (3.85%) SAP FI
5 3 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (3.85%) SAP MM
6 2 (2.56%) SAP MII
6 2 (2.56%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.28%) SAP EHS
7 1 (1.28%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (10.26%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) LSMW
General
1 35 (44.87%) Manufacturing
2 15 (19.23%) Finance
3 9 (11.54%) Retail
4 8 (10.26%) Publishing
5 5 (6.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Consultant
2 18 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (21.79%) SAP Analyst
4 16 (20.51%) ABAP Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Developer
5 13 (16.67%) SAP Developer
5 13 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
6 12 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Logistics Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 7 (8.97%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.69%) Graduate
10 5 (6.41%) SAP PS Consultant
10 5 (6.41%) SAP SD Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Architect
11 4 (5.13%) ERP Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Functional Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) EDI
2 20 (25.64%) SAP Smart Forms
3 13 (16.67%) BAPI
3 13 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
4 12 (15.38%) SAPUI5
5 11 (14.10%) SAP ALE
6 6 (7.69%) .NET
6 6 (7.69%) J2EE
6 6 (7.69%) SAP BSP
6 6 (7.69%) SAP Business Workflow
6 6 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
6 6 (7.69%) SAP XI
7 4 (5.13%) CSS
7 4 (5.13%) HTML
7 4 (5.13%) Web Services
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Basis
8 3 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) FMCG
2 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) LIMS
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.56%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Unix
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Logistics
2 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (15.38%) Workflow
3 11 (14.10%) ERP
3 11 (14.10%) OO
4 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 9 (11.54%) Service Management
5 8 (10.26%) CRM
5 8 (10.26%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (8.97%) SDLC
7 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 6 (7.69%) OCR
7 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.41%) Demand Management
8 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) Java
2 14 (17.95%) SAPscript
3 6 (7.69%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.56%) C
5 2 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Adobe
4 6 (7.69%) BEA
4 6 (7.69%) IBM
4 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.69%) OpenText
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