The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 56 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.17% 0.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 1.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -3.50%
ABAP
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
208 241 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.39% 38.50% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 191 231 237
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ABAP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Slough

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 6 (60.00%) SAP FI
3 6 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (60.00%) SAP CO
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) SAP GRC
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SAP Web AS
6 3 (30.00%) SAP Basis
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) Middleware
6 3 (30.00%) NetWeaver
6 3 (30.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) SAPscript
7 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (20.00%) EDI
7 2 (20.00%) S/MIME
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) SSL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (30.00%) NetWeaver
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Web AS
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (60.00%) SAP CO
1 6 (60.00%) SAP FI
2 5 (50.00%) SAP GRC
3 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (20.00%) BAPI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) EDI
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) AS400
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Security
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) JDA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects