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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 176 232 200
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -32
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 66 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.35% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 0.68% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 36
Median salary £50,750 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,750 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £61,250
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3154 3399 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.73% 51.99% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2741 2874 3278
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 +55 62 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (52.17%) Manufacturing
3 42 (45.65%) Finance
4 41 (44.57%) EDI
4 41 (44.57%) Logistics
5 39 (42.39%) Retail
6 38 (41.30%) Publishing
7 34 (36.96%) Java
8 33 (35.87%) LSMW
9 26 (28.26%) Integration Testing
9 26 (28.26%) Data Migration
9 26 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (28.26%) Migration
10 22 (23.91%) Degree
11 21 (22.83%) SAP Smart Forms
12 19 (20.65%) Oracle
13 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
13 17 (18.48%) .NET
13 17 (18.48%) J2EE
13 17 (18.48%) C#
13 17 (18.48%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (18.48%) BEA
13 17 (18.48%) SAPscript
13 17 (18.48%) IBM
13 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
13 17 (18.48%) BAPI
13 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
13 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
14 15 (16.30%) SAPUI5

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 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.17%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 14 (15.22%) SAP SD
2 12 (13.04%) SAP PP
3 11 (11.96%) SAP MII
4 8 (8.70%) SAP PM
5 7 (7.61%) SAP BPC
6 5 (5.43%) SAP CO
6 5 (5.43%) SAP FI
6 5 (5.43%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (5.43%) SAP MM
7 4 (4.35%) SAP SCM
8 2 (2.17%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.09%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.09%) SAP EHS
9 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
9 1 (1.09%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (11.96%) SAP BW
3 4 (4.35%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (35.87%) LSMW
General
1 48 (52.17%) Manufacturing
2 42 (45.65%) Finance
3 39 (42.39%) Retail
4 38 (41.30%) Publishing
5 12 (13.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (54.35%) Consultant
1 50 (54.35%) SAP Consultant
2 36 (39.13%) Logistics Consultant
2 36 (39.13%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 24 (26.09%) SAP MM Consultant
3 24 (26.09%) SAP SD Consultant
3 24 (26.09%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 17 (18.48%) Graduate
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering Graduate
5 12 (13.04%) SAP Logistics Support
5 12 (13.04%) SAP MM Support
5 12 (13.04%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SAP PM Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SAP PP Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SAP SD/MM Support
5 12 (13.04%) SAP Support
5 12 (13.04%) SAP Support Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SAP WM Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SAP WM Support
5 12 (13.04%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) EDI
2 21 (22.83%) SAP Smart Forms
3 17 (18.48%) .NET
3 17 (18.48%) BAPI
3 17 (18.48%) J2EE
4 15 (16.30%) SAPUI5
5 14 (15.22%) SAP ALE
5 14 (15.22%) SAP XI
6 11 (11.96%) SAP Fiori
7 5 (5.43%) SAP Business Workflow
7 5 (5.43%) Web Dynpro
8 4 (4.35%) SAP BSP
9 2 (2.17%) SAP Basis
9 2 (2.17%) Web Services
10 1 (1.09%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.96%) FMCG
3 3 (3.26%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Unix
1 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Logistics
2 26 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 26 (28.26%) Data Migration
2 26 (28.26%) Integration Testing
2 26 (28.26%) Migration
3 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.22%) SAP Implementation
5 12 (13.04%) Demand Management
5 12 (13.04%) Order to Cash
5 12 (13.04%) Procure-to-Pay
5 12 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 8 (8.70%) Workflow
7 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.52%) OO
9 5 (5.43%) ERP
9 5 (5.43%) Service Management
10 4 (4.35%) CRM
10 4 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (3.26%) OCR
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) Java
2 17 (18.48%) C#
2 17 (18.48%) SAPscript
3 2 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (23.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (20.65%) Oracle
3 17 (18.48%) BEA
3 17 (18.48%) IBM
3 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.35%) Adobe
5 3 (3.26%) OpenText
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