The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 133 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% - 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £60,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
ABAP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
807 828 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.36% 37.13% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 649 730 873
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ABAP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Reading region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Reading

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Reading

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) SAP FI
2 7 (77.78%) CCA
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (77.78%) SAP CO
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Billing
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) SAP R/3
4 4 (44.44%) ERP
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (33.33%) SaaS
5 3 (33.33%) SAP BPC
5 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (33.33%) SAP FI-GL
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) SAP PM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) SAP FI
1 7 (77.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (77.78%) SAP CO
2 4 (44.44%) SAP R/3
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (33.33%) SAP BPC
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Billing
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FI Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) SAP CO Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Junior SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCA
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP