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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 138 162 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 21 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.20% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 0.37% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 16
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
1635 1890 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.83% 54.45% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1259 1004
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 March 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 - 15 £44,000 -
Aberdeen +7 3 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £72,500 -
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (52.50%) NetWeaver
4 20 (50.00%) SAP BI
5 18 (45.00%) SAP BW
6 16 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 16 (40.00%) ETL
6 16 (40.00%) Project Management
6 16 (40.00%) SLA
6 16 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (40.00%) Business Objects
6 16 (40.00%) Degree
6 16 (40.00%) Integration Testing
7 15 (37.50%) SAP SCM
8 13 (32.50%) SAP SD
9 12 (30.00%) SAP MM
9 12 (30.00%) Finance
10 11 (27.50%) PLM
10 11 (27.50%) Logistics
10 11 (27.50%) Supply Chain Management
10 11 (27.50%) SAP PP
10 11 (27.50%) SAP PLM
10 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
10 11 (27.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (15.00%) SAP Basis
11 6 (15.00%) SAP R/3
11 6 (15.00%) DB2
11 6 (15.00%) Java
11 6 (15.00%) SQL
12 5 (12.50%) Oracle

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (52.50%) NetWeaver
2 4 (10.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.50%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) SAP SCM
2 13 (32.50%) SAP SD
3 12 (30.00%) SAP MM
4 11 (27.50%) SAP PP
4 11 (27.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (27.50%) SAP PLM
5 6 (15.00%) SAP R/3
6 5 (12.50%) SAP FI
6 5 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (12.50%) SAP CO
7 4 (10.00%) SAP HR
7 4 (10.00%) SAP CRM
7 4 (10.00%) SAP LE
7 4 (10.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SAP BI
2 18 (45.00%) SAP BW
3 16 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (15.00%) DB2
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.50%) MaxDB
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Consultant
2 30 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 15 (37.50%) Business Consultant
5 14 (35.00%) SAP BI Consultant
6 13 (32.50%) SAP Business Consultant
7 11 (27.50%) SAP MM Consultant
8 7 (17.50%) SAP Support
9 6 (15.00%) SAP Basis Support
10 5 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 4 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
11 4 (10.00%) Developer
11 4 (10.00%) Support Consultant
11 4 (10.00%) SAP Support Consultant
11 4 (10.00%) SAP Developer
12 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
12 2 (5.00%) Analyst
12 2 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
13 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
13 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (10.00%) SAP PI
3 3 (7.50%) BAPI
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 16 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 16 (40.00%) ETL
2 16 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
3 11 (27.50%) PLM
3 11 (27.50%) Logistics
3 11 (27.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Security
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
7 1 (2.50%) Workflow
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.50%) COBOL
3 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
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