The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 237 176 203
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +27
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 19 79 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 1.08% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 1.81% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 67 22
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4052 4374 4334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.40% 59.59% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3817 3909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ABAP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 13 £50,000 - 4
Merseyside -11 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Cumbria - 1 £35,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 88 (98.88%) SAP
2 32 (35.96%) SAP BW
2 32 (35.96%) SAP SD
3 31 (34.83%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (26.97%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (26.97%) Business Objects
4 24 (26.97%) SAP BI
5 23 (25.84%) SAP HANA
6 20 (22.47%) CRM
6 20 (22.47%) SAP FI
7 19 (21.35%) Logistics
8 18 (20.22%) SAP BPC
9 17 (19.10%) FMCG
9 17 (19.10%) SAP CO
9 17 (19.10%) SAP FI/CO
10 16 (17.98%) Project Management
11 15 (16.85%) SAP HR
11 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (15.73%) Finance
12 14 (15.73%) NetWeaver
12 14 (15.73%) EDI
13 12 (13.48%) SAP WM
14 11 (12.36%) Workflow
14 11 (12.36%) Web Dynpro
15 10 (11.24%) SAP CRM
16 9 (10.11%) SAP MM
17 8 (8.99%) SAP PP
17 8 (8.99%) Web Services
18 7 (7.87%) Degree
18 7 (7.87%) SAP PI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (15.73%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.49%) SAP EP
2 4 (4.49%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (35.96%) SAP SD
2 20 (22.47%) SAP FI
3 18 (20.22%) SAP BPC
4 17 (19.10%) SAP CO
4 17 (19.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (16.85%) SAP HR
6 12 (13.48%) SAP WM
7 10 (11.24%) SAP CRM
8 9 (10.11%) SAP MM
9 8 (8.99%) SAP PP
10 5 (5.62%) SAP APO
11 4 (4.49%) SAP SRM
12 1 (1.12%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SAP BW
2 24 (26.97%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (26.97%) SAP BI
3 23 (25.84%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.12%) LSMW
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Billing
3 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.12%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.12%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (41.57%) Consultant
1 37 (41.57%) SAP Consultant
2 20 (22.47%) SAP Manager
3 11 (12.36%) Senior Manager
3 11 (12.36%) SAP SD Consultant
4 10 (11.24%) Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) SAP Business Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Developer
6 8 (8.99%) SAP Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (6.74%) ABAP Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) Junior
8 6 (6.74%) SAP PP Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Business Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.62%) SAP BW Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) SAP MM Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) SAP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) EDI
2 11 (12.36%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (8.99%) Web Services
4 7 (7.87%) SAP PI
4 7 (7.87%) BAPI
5 5 (5.62%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (4.49%) J2EE
6 4 (4.49%) SAP Basis
6 4 (4.49%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (1.12%) REST
7 1 (1.12%) CSS3
7 1 (1.12%) HTML5
7 1 (1.12%) Worklight
7 1 (1.12%) MEAP
7 1 (1.12%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) HTML
7 1 (1.12%) CSS
7 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) FMCG
2 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (22.47%) CRM
3 19 (21.35%) Logistics
4 16 (17.98%) Project Management
5 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (12.36%) Workflow
7 5 (5.62%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) OO
8 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.49%) Web Development
9 3 (3.37%) Business Transformation
9 3 (3.37%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (2.25%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.25%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (1.12%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (1.12%) ERP
11 1 (1.12%) B2B
11 1 (1.12%) B2C
11 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) Java
1 5 (5.62%) SAPscript
2 4 (4.49%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SAP Certification
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 88 (98.88%) SAP
2 24 (26.97%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos
North West
Search Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £520000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago