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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 189 234 229
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 45 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 17
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.54%
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
2975 3326 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.75% 52.05% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 2826 3300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,486 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 +33 41 - - 5
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (56.99%) Manufacturing
3 44 (47.31%) EDI
4 35 (37.63%) Finance
4 35 (37.63%) Logistics
5 34 (36.56%) LSMW
6 32 (34.41%) Retail
7 31 (33.33%) Publishing
8 30 (32.26%) Java
9 24 (25.81%) SAP Smart Forms
10 23 (24.73%) Migration
10 23 (24.73%) Data Migration
11 22 (23.66%) Integration Testing
12 21 (22.58%) SAPscript
13 19 (20.43%) SAP SD
14 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (18.28%) Degree
15 17 (18.28%) BAPI
16 15 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (16.13%) SAP ALE
16 15 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
17 14 (15.05%) FMCG
18 13 (13.98%) SAPUI5
18 13 (13.98%) Oracle
18 13 (13.98%) SAP XI
19 12 (12.90%) Demand Management
19 12 (12.90%) Project Planning
19 12 (12.90%) Billing
20 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
20 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Architecture

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 11 (11.83%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 19 (20.43%) SAP SD
2 10 (10.75%) SAP BPC
3 9 (9.68%) SAP MII
4 8 (8.60%) SAP PP
5 6 (6.45%) SAP SCM
6 4 (4.30%) SAP PM
7 3 (3.23%) SAP CO
7 3 (3.23%) SAP CRM
7 3 (3.23%) SAP ERP
7 3 (3.23%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (3.23%) SAP MM
8 2 (2.15%) SAP PS
9 1 (1.08%) SAP EHS
9 1 (1.08%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (9.68%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 34 (36.56%) LSMW
General
1 53 (56.99%) Manufacturing
2 35 (37.63%) Finance
3 32 (34.41%) Retail
4 31 (33.33%) Publishing
5 12 (12.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 47 (50.54%) Consultant
1 47 (50.54%) SAP Consultant
2 29 (31.18%) Logistics Consultant
2 29 (31.18%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 26 (27.96%) SAP SD Consultant
4 17 (18.28%) SAP MM Consultant
4 17 (18.28%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 13 (13.98%) Analyst
6 12 (12.90%) ABAP Developer
6 12 (12.90%) Developer
6 12 (12.90%) SAP Analyst
6 12 (12.90%) SAP PS Consultant
7 11 (11.83%) Business Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Graduate
7 11 (11.83%) SAP Business Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering Graduate
8 10 (10.75%) SAP PM Consultant
8 10 (10.75%) SAP PP Consultant
9 9 (9.68%) SAP Developer
9 9 (9.68%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) EDI
2 24 (25.81%) SAP Smart Forms
3 17 (18.28%) BAPI
4 15 (16.13%) SAP ALE
5 13 (13.98%) SAP XI
5 13 (13.98%) SAPUI5
6 11 (11.83%) .NET
6 11 (11.83%) J2EE
7 9 (9.68%) SAP Fiori
8 7 (7.53%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (5.38%) SAP Business Workflow
10 4 (4.30%) SAP BSP
10 4 (4.30%) Web Services
11 3 (3.23%) SAP PI
12 2 (2.15%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) FMCG
2 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.30%) LIMS
4 3 (3.23%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Unix
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Logistics
2 23 (24.73%) Data Migration
2 23 (24.73%) Migration
3 22 (23.66%) Integration Testing
4 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
6 12 (12.90%) Demand Management
6 12 (12.90%) Project Planning
7 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.83%) Workflow
8 8 (8.60%) OO
8 8 (8.60%) Order to Cash
8 8 (8.60%) Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.53%) CRM
9 7 (7.53%) ERP
9 7 (7.53%) Service Management
10 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.38%) OCR
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.26%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) SAPscript
3 11 (11.83%) C#
4 2 (2.15%) C
4 2 (2.15%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle
3 11 (11.83%) BEA
3 11 (11.83%) IBM
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.38%) Adobe
4 5 (5.38%) OpenText
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