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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 136 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
866 786 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.85% 33.12% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 771 651 780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (38.71%) QA
3 11 (35.48%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
4 9 (29.03%) Software Deployment
4 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) SAP Security
5 6 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) People Management
6 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
6 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
6 3 (9.68%) SAP BI
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) SAP BSP
7 1 (3.23%) SAP ALE
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.23%) COBIT

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SAP BI
1 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) QA Tester
1 11 (35.48%) SAP Tester
1 11 (35.48%) Tester
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) SAP Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) SAP Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) SAP Security Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Security Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP BI Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP BI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SAP BW Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP BW Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Architect
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) BAPI
1 1 (3.23%) REST
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ALE
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BSP
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
2 9 (29.03%) SAP Security
2 9 (29.03%) Software Deployment
3 6 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) SDLC
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe