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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 199 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 61 30 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 0.96% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 40
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
3617 3120 3933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.94% 50.67% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 2684 3438
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 0 27 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Lancashire -5 9 - -
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 159 (100.00%) SAP
2 65 (40.88%) Manufacturing
3 60 (37.74%) EDI
4 54 (33.96%) Logistics
5 50 (31.45%) SAP BW
6 47 (29.56%) Finance
7 39 (24.53%) FMCG
8 38 (23.90%) SAP CO
8 38 (23.90%) SAP FI/CO
8 38 (23.90%) SAP FI
9 36 (22.64%) SAP PP
9 36 (22.64%) Publishing
9 36 (22.64%) Java
9 36 (22.64%) Retail
10 34 (21.38%) SAP SD
11 32 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (18.87%) SAP HANA
13 29 (18.24%) BAPI
14 28 (17.61%) LSMW
15 27 (16.98%) Business Analysis
15 27 (16.98%) Integration Testing
15 27 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (16.35%) Migration
16 26 (16.35%) Data Migration
16 26 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
17 25 (15.72%) SAP MM
18 24 (15.09%) Degree
19 22 (13.84%) IBM
19 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
19 22 (13.84%) BEA

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 22 (13.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.40%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.26%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 38 (23.90%) SAP CO
1 38 (23.90%) SAP FI
1 38 (23.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 36 (22.64%) SAP PP
3 34 (21.38%) SAP SD
4 25 (15.72%) SAP MM
5 17 (10.69%) SAP QM
6 16 (10.06%) SAP WM
7 13 (8.18%) SAP MII
8 11 (6.92%) SAP PM
9 4 (2.52%) SAP BPC
10 3 (1.89%) SAP SCM
11 2 (1.26%) SAP AFS
11 2 (1.26%) SAP CRM
11 2 (1.26%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.63%) SAP EHS
12 1 (0.63%) SAP EWM
12 1 (0.63%) SAP FSCM
12 1 (0.63%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (31.45%) SAP BW
2 30 (18.87%) SAP HANA
3 18 (11.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.69%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (6.29%) GIS
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (17.61%) LSMW
2 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 65 (40.88%) Manufacturing
2 47 (29.56%) Finance
3 36 (22.64%) Publishing
3 36 (22.64%) Retail
4 13 (8.18%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (49.69%) Consultant
1 79 (49.69%) SAP Consultant
2 35 (22.01%) Logistics Consultant
2 35 (22.01%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 29 (18.24%) Developer
4 27 (16.98%) SAP Developer
5 23 (14.47%) Analyst
6 22 (13.84%) Graduate
6 22 (13.84%) SAP Analyst
6 22 (13.84%) SAP MM Consultant
6 22 (13.84%) SAP SD Consultant
6 22 (13.84%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering Graduate
7 19 (11.95%) ABAP Developer
8 15 (9.43%) SAP BW Consultant
9 14 (8.81%) ABAP Consultant
10 13 (8.18%) SAP CO Consultant
10 13 (8.18%) SAP FI Consultant
10 13 (8.18%) SAP PM Consultant
10 13 (8.18%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.74%) EDI
2 29 (18.24%) BAPI
3 22 (13.84%) .NET
3 22 (13.84%) J2EE
4 15 (9.43%) SAP Smart Forms
4 15 (9.43%) SAPUI5
5 14 (8.81%) SAP Fiori
6 13 (8.18%) SAP ALE
6 13 (8.18%) SAP Business Workflow
7 9 (5.66%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.26%) HTML
8 2 (1.26%) HTML5
8 2 (1.26%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.26%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.63%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
9 1 (0.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.53%) FMCG
2 22 (13.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.89%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
1 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.96%) Logistics
2 32 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (16.98%) Business Analysis
3 27 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (16.98%) Integration Testing
4 26 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (16.35%) Data Migration
4 26 (16.35%) Migration
5 22 (13.84%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering
6 17 (10.69%) Workflow
7 13 (8.18%) Demand Management
7 13 (8.18%) Order to Cash
7 13 (8.18%) Procure-to-Pay
7 13 (8.18%) Project Planning
7 13 (8.18%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.40%) ERP
9 7 (4.40%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (4.40%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.64%) Java
2 22 (13.84%) C#
3 20 (12.58%) SAPscript
4 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.26%) R
5 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (13.84%) BEA
2 22 (13.84%) IBM
2 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.84%) Oracle
3 3 (1.89%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.63%) Concur
4 1 (0.63%) hybris
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