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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 222 222 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 -52
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 21 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.30% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.53% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 71
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
3351 3938 4396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.38% 56.17% 60.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 3361 3854
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the North West

ABAP
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 +8 7 £50,000 +1.52% 1
Merseyside +13 2 £58,500 +30.00%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP.

1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (44.26%) SAP BW
3 16 (26.23%) SAP SD
4 14 (22.95%) Finance
5 13 (21.31%) Migration
5 13 (21.31%) SAP Basis
6 12 (19.67%) BAPI
7 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.39%) SAP FI
8 10 (16.39%) Java
8 10 (16.39%) SAP CO
8 10 (16.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
9 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
10 8 (13.11%) LSMW
10 8 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
10 8 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.48%) Oracle
11 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (11.48%) Change Control
11 7 (11.48%) Performance Management
11 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.84%) General Ledger
13 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
13 5 (8.20%) CRM
14 4 (6.56%) NetWeaver

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 16 (26.23%) SAP SD
2 10 (16.39%) SAP FI
2 10 (16.39%) SAP CO
2 10 (16.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (4.92%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.28%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.64%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.64%) SAP EWM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP CS
5 1 (1.64%) SAP QM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SAP BW
2 8 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.92%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (4.92%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) LSMW
2 2 (3.28%) Hudson
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) General Ledger
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) French Language
4 1 (1.64%) German Language
4 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Consultant
2 31 (50.82%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Migration Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) SAP Developer
4 7 (11.48%) SAP SD Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Data Migration Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Data Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) SAP SD Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Support Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) ABAP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.28%) ABAP Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) SAP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) SAP Basis
2 12 (19.67%) BAPI
3 4 (6.56%) SAP XI
4 3 (4.92%) SAP ALE
5 2 (3.28%) EDI
5 2 (3.28%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (3.28%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (1.64%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.64%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.64%) EDIFACT
6 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Migration
2 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
3 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) Change Control
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.20%) CRM
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Logistics
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) SAP Security
9 2 (3.28%) ERP
9 2 (3.28%) Information Security
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) C
3 2 (3.28%) SQL
4 1 (1.64%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
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