The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 165 133 154
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 13 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 1.03% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.78% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 6
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +39.39%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2061 1801 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.89% 57.80% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1051 1296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ABAP
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +9 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
ABAP
UK

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (71.43%) NetWeaver
2 30 (71.43%) SAP Basis
3 29 (69.05%) Windows
3 29 (69.05%) Java
3 29 (69.05%) Linux
4 27 (64.29%) AIX
5 26 (61.90%) NWDI
6 22 (52.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 19 (45.24%) SAP BW
8 17 (40.48%) SAP Portal
9 16 (38.10%) SAP Security
9 16 (38.10%) Incident Management
9 16 (38.10%) ERP
10 14 (33.33%) SAP BC
10 14 (33.33%) Oracle
10 14 (33.33%) Migration
11 13 (30.95%) Workflow
12 12 (28.57%) SLA
13 11 (26.19%) SAP SD
13 11 (26.19%) SAP MM
13 11 (26.19%) SAP PP
13 11 (26.19%) Finance
13 11 (26.19%) Logistics
13 11 (26.19%) Supply Chain Management
13 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
13 11 (26.19%) SAP SCM
14 10 (23.81%) MS Office
15 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
15 9 (21.43%) Degree

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (71.43%) NetWeaver
2 17 (40.48%) SAP Portal
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (52.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (26.19%) SAP SD
2 11 (26.19%) SAP MM
2 11 (26.19%) SAP PP
2 11 (26.19%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) NWDI
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) SAP Consultant
1 26 (61.90%) Consultant
2 15 (35.71%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 14 (33.33%) SAP Administrator
3 14 (33.33%) Administrator
3 14 (33.33%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (30.95%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
4 13 (30.95%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 11 (26.19%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Manager
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) SAP Basis
2 14 (33.33%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) SAP Security
1 16 (38.10%) Incident Management
1 16 (38.10%) ERP
2 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 13 (30.95%) Workflow
4 11 (26.19%) Logistics
4 11 (26.19%) Supply Chain Management
4 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Data Management
5 1 (2.38%) Change Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (33.33%) Oracle