The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 154 148 163
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 11
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.89%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
ABAP
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1530 1630 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.37% 51.11% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1032 1372
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ABAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Scotland

ABAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 3 - -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) NetWeaver
3 9 (50.00%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) SAP FI
4 5 (27.78%) QlikView
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) SAP CO
4 5 (27.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Basis
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) SAP BI
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SAP CO
1 5 (27.78%) SAP FI
1 5 (27.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (16.67%) SAP BI
2 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 9 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Business Process Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Process Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Business Process Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) SAP FI Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) SAP BI Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP