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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 132 138 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.041% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 0.10% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.94%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -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
722 960 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.92% 39.39% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 581 826 834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 21 October 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Reading

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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%) SAP CO
4 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) CCA
4 8 (61.54%) SAP FI
4 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
6 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Billing
6 4 (30.77%) Information Management
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (30.77%) SAP FI-GL
6 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Xcelsius
6 4 (30.77%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (30.77%) SaaS
6 4 (30.77%) SAP BPC
6 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
6 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
6 4 (30.77%) Metadata Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 CO
1 8 (61.54%) SAP FI
1 8 (61.54%) SAP FI/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%) 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
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (30.77%) SAP BI
1 4 (30.77%) SAP BW
1 4 (30.77%) OLAP
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%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP BI Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP BW Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence 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%) Junior SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) BAPI
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Information Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Asset 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%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SAPscript
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
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