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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
England / North West
Rank 215 176 216
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 30 61 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 1.08% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 2.15% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 38
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%

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
3491 2835 3531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.21% 50.13% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 2428 3104
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -25 17 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Lancashire -20 3 - -
Merseyside -17 1 £50,000 +17.64%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 44 (46.81%) SAP BW
3 35 (37.23%) SAP FI
3 35 (37.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 35 (37.23%) SAP CO
4 31 (32.98%) SAP HANA
5 29 (30.85%) FMCG
5 29 (30.85%) EDI
5 29 (30.85%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
7 27 (28.72%) Manufacturing
7 27 (28.72%) SAP SD
8 26 (27.66%) SAP MM
8 26 (27.66%) SAP PP
8 26 (27.66%) Logistics
9 22 (23.40%) SAP QM
10 20 (21.28%) BAPI
10 20 (21.28%) SAP WM
11 12 (12.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.70%) Degree
12 11 (11.70%) Finance
12 11 (11.70%) Java
13 10 (10.64%) LSMW
14 9 (9.57%) SAP Business Workflow
14 9 (9.57%) Workflow
14 9 (9.57%) SAPscript
15 8 (8.51%) SAP Smart Forms
15 8 (8.51%) Project Management
15 8 (8.51%) Oracle

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 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.19%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.13%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 35 (37.23%) SAP CO
1 35 (37.23%) SAP FI
1 35 (37.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (28.72%) SAP SD
3 26 (27.66%) SAP MM
3 26 (27.66%) SAP PP
4 22 (23.40%) SAP QM
5 20 (21.28%) SAP WM
6 5 (5.32%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (4.26%) SAP AFS
8 3 (3.19%) SAP ERP
9 2 (2.13%) SAP CRM
9 2 (2.13%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (1.06%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (1.06%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.81%) SAP BW
2 31 (32.98%) SAP HANA
3 12 (12.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.38%) GIS
5 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) MaxDB
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) LSMW
2 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 27 (28.72%) Manufacturing
2 11 (11.70%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Billing
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (39.36%) Developer
2 33 (35.11%) SAP Developer
3 25 (26.60%) ABAP Developer
3 25 (26.60%) Consultant
3 25 (26.60%) SAP Consultant
4 20 (21.28%) Analyst
4 20 (21.28%) SAP Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) Logistics Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) SAP Logistics Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) SAP BW Developer
7 10 (10.64%) SAP BW Consultant
8 9 (9.57%) SAP CO Consultant
8 9 (9.57%) SAP FI Consultant
8 9 (9.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 8 (8.51%) SAP BI Consultant
10 7 (7.45%) Graduate
10 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering Graduate
11 6 (6.38%) SAP SD Analyst
12 4 (4.26%) Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) EDI
2 20 (21.28%) BAPI
3 9 (9.57%) SAP Business Workflow
4 8 (8.51%) SAP Smart Forms
5 7 (7.45%) .NET
5 7 (7.45%) J2EE
5 7 (7.45%) SAPUI5
6 5 (5.32%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (3.19%) SAP Basis
8 2 (2.13%) HTML
8 2 (2.13%) HTML5
8 2 (2.13%) SAP PI
8 2 (2.13%) SAP XI
9 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.06%) Middleware
9 1 (1.06%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) FMCG
2 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) LIMS
5 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
2 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (27.66%) Logistics
4 9 (9.57%) Workflow
5 8 (8.51%) OO
5 8 (8.51%) Project Management
6 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.38%) ERP
8 5 (5.32%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (4.26%) Coaching
9 4 (4.26%) CRM
9 4 (4.26%) Process Improvement
10 3 (3.19%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.19%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.19%) Data Security
10 3 (3.19%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.19%) Migration
10 3 (3.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) Java
2 9 (9.57%) SAPscript
3 7 (7.45%) C#
4 5 (5.32%) COBOL
5 4 (4.26%) R
6 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.06%) C
7 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) BEA
3 7 (7.45%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.06%) Concur
5 1 (1.06%) hybris
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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