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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 216 234 186
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -48
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 28 19 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.27% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.48% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 62
Average salary £46,250 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
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
3409 3972 4357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.60% 57.40% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 3407 3814
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +12 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lancashire - 8 £47,500 -
Merseyside +8 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Cheshire - 1 £52,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (34.18%) SAP BW
3 18 (22.78%) SAP SD
4 16 (20.25%) Finance
5 15 (18.99%) BAPI
6 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
6 13 (16.46%) SAP CO
6 13 (16.46%) SAP Basis
6 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.46%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (16.46%) SAP FI
7 12 (15.19%) Java
7 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
8 11 (13.92%) Migration
8 11 (13.92%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (12.66%) SAP Payroll
9 10 (12.66%) SAP HR
10 9 (11.39%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (11.39%) Business Objects
11 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.86%) SAP ALE
12 7 (8.86%) Logistics
12 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
12 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
12 7 (8.86%) Change Control
12 7 (8.86%) OO
12 7 (8.86%) Oracle
12 7 (8.86%) Web Dynpro

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (7.59%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.06%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.53%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 18 (22.78%) SAP SD
2 13 (16.46%) SAP FI
2 13 (16.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (16.46%) SAP CO
3 10 (12.66%) SAP HR
3 10 (12.66%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (3.80%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.53%) SAP WM
5 2 (2.53%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.53%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.27%) SAP EWM
6 1 (1.27%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.27%) SAP GRC
6 1 (1.27%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.27%) SAP QM
6 1 (1.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.27%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SAP BW
2 9 (11.39%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.06%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (3.80%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) LSMW
2 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.59%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Consultant
2 37 (46.84%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) SAP Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 8 (10.13%) SAP Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Support Consultant
6 7 (8.86%) SAP SD Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) SAP HR Consultant
7 6 (7.59%) SAP SD Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (5.06%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Payroll Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) SAP Payroll Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) SAP Support
9 4 (5.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) SAP HR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) BAPI
2 13 (16.46%) SAP Basis
3 7 (8.86%) SAP ALE
3 7 (8.86%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (5.06%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (5.06%) SAP XI
4 4 (5.06%) SAP CO-PA
5 3 (3.80%) EDI
6 2 (2.53%) J2EE
6 2 (2.53%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (1.27%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.27%) JSON
7 1 (1.27%) Web Services
7 1 (1.27%) XML
7 1 (1.27%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (13.92%) Migration
2 11 (13.92%) SAP Implementation
3 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.86%) Logistics
4 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
4 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
4 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.86%) OO
4 7 (8.86%) Change Control
5 6 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.59%) CRM
6 4 (5.06%) Workflow
7 3 (3.80%) SAP Security
7 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) SAPscript
3 3 (3.80%) C
3 3 (3.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (11.39%) Business Objects
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) Adobe
5 2 (2.53%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.27%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.27%) Cognos
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago