The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 142 153 131
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 18 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.37% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 0.70% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 22
Average salary £48,250 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.24%
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
1631 1988 1692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.76% 53.24% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1294 1112
Average salary £40,000 £39,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.31% -0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Scotland

ABAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 16 £50,875 - 1
Glasgow +4 2 £40,000 -23.80%
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (97.87%) SAP
2 20 (42.55%) OO
3 18 (38.30%) Project Management
4 16 (34.04%) Degree
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
5 15 (31.91%) SLA
6 14 (29.79%) Integration Testing
7 13 (27.66%) SAP BW
7 13 (27.66%) SAP Smart Forms
8 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (25.53%) SAP BI
8 12 (25.53%) J2EE
9 11 (23.40%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (23.40%) ETL
10 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
10 10 (21.28%) NetWeaver
11 9 (19.15%) BAPI
12 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
12 8 (17.02%) Workflow
12 8 (17.02%) SAP Business Workflow
13 7 (14.89%) LSMW
13 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 7 (14.89%) SAPscript
13 7 (14.89%) SAP PI
14 6 (12.77%) ERP
15 5 (10.64%) .NET
15 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (10.64%) SAP ERP
15 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (10.64%) Analytics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (21.28%) NetWeaver
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) SAP Portal
4 1 (2.13%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.38%) SAP SD
3 2 (4.26%) SAP MM
3 2 (4.26%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.13%) SAP R/3
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.13%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SAP BW
2 12 (25.53%) SAP BI
3 11 (23.40%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.13%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) LSMW
General
1 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Consultant
2 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) SAP Consultant
2 17 (36.17%) ABAP Developer
3 16 (34.04%) SAP Developer
4 12 (25.53%) SAP BI Consultant
4 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 11 (23.40%) Business Consultant
6 10 (21.28%) SAP Business Consultant
7 6 (12.77%) Lead Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Support Consultant
8 5 (10.64%) ABAP Consultant
8 5 (10.64%) SAP Support
9 4 (8.51%) SAP Support Consultant
10 3 (6.38%) SAP Team Leader
10 3 (6.38%) SAP PI Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.26%) Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 2 (4.26%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) Web Services
2 13 (27.66%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (25.53%) J2EE
4 9 (19.15%) BAPI
5 8 (17.02%) SAP Business Workflow
6 7 (14.89%) SAP PI
7 5 (10.64%) .NET
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.26%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Life Science
1 2 (4.26%) FMCG
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) OO
2 18 (38.30%) Project Management
3 14 (29.79%) Integration Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.40%) ETL
6 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.02%) Workflow
8 6 (12.77%) ERP
9 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Analytics
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.38%) Business Analytics
12 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.26%) SDLC
13 1 (2.13%) Change Management
13 1 (2.13%) CRM
13 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
13 1 (2.13%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SAPscript
2 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Scotland
Modis International - London
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Aberdeen, Scotland
Absoft
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago