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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 140 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.16% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
738 1020 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.90% 41.00% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 581 831 809
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Banking
4 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (61.54%) CCA
4 8 (61.54%) SAP FI
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (61.54%) SAP CO
4 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) OLAP
6 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
6 4 (30.77%) ERP
6 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (30.77%) SAP BW
6 4 (30.77%) SAPscript
6 4 (30.77%) SAP R/3
6 4 (30.77%) SAP BI
6 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Replication
6 4 (30.77%) BAPI
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (61.54%) SAP FI
1 8 (61.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (61.54%) SAP CO
2 4 (30.77%) SAP FI-GL
2 4 (30.77%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (30.77%) SAP BPC
2 4 (30.77%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) OLAP
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (30.77%) SAP BW
1 4 (30.77%) SAP BI
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Xcelsius
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
1 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) Billing
4 4 (30.77%) General Ledger
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SAP BW Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP BI Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Support
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) BAPI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
2 4 (30.77%) Information Management
2 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Metadata Management
2 4 (30.77%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) CCA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Business Objects