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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 146 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 15 56 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 1.71% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 3.09% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 20
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
1749 1813 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.30% 55.24% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1171 1095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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
Aberdeen -11 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Glasgow -6 4 £44,250 +21.23% 2
Edinburgh -2 1 - -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (41.94%) SAP SD
4 11 (35.48%) SAP MM
4 11 (35.48%) SAP PP
4 11 (35.48%) PLM
4 11 (35.48%) SAP SCM
4 11 (35.48%) SAP PLM
4 11 (35.48%) Logistics
4 11 (35.48%) Supply Chain Management
4 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
5 9 (29.03%) SAPscript
5 9 (29.03%) OO
6 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) SAP Smart Forms
7 7 (22.58%) Workflow
8 6 (19.35%) BAPI
9 5 (16.13%) DB2
9 5 (16.13%) SAP HR
9 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) SAP BW
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 4 (12.90%) Java
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) Adobe
10 4 (12.90%) SAP Basis
10 4 (12.90%) SAP ALE
10 4 (12.90%) LSMW
10 4 (12.90%) Web Dynpro

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 3 (9.68%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.23%) CICS
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (41.94%) SAP SD
3 11 (35.48%) SAP SCM
3 11 (35.48%) SAP PLM
3 11 (35.48%) SAP MM
3 11 (35.48%) SAP PP
4 5 (16.13%) SAP HR
5 4 (12.90%) SAP HCM
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI
7 1 (3.23%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 4 (12.90%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.23%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LSMW
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
1 14 (45.16%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) ABAP Developer
2 11 (35.48%) SAP Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) SAP MM Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Support
4 4 (12.90%) SAP BW Support
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Basis Support
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (19.35%) BAPI
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (12.90%) SAP Basis
3 4 (12.90%) SAP ALE
4 3 (9.68%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (6.45%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Replication
1 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) PLM
1 11 (35.48%) Logistics
1 11 (35.48%) Supply Chain Management
1 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Workflow
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SAPscript
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) COBOL
4 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
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