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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 62 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.41% 0.65% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £59,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
200 250 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 41.32% 40.65% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 186 236 245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (72.73%) SAP BW
3 6 (54.55%) SAP FI
3 6 (54.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (54.55%) SAP CO
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) SAP GRC
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Web AS
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 3 (27.27%) NetWeaver
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Security
7 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
7 2 (18.18%) iSeries
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (18.18%) SAPscript

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (27.27%) SAP Web AS
1 3 (27.27%) NetWeaver
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) SAP FI
1 6 (54.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (54.55%) SAP CO
2 5 (45.45%) SAP GRC
3 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
4 1 (9.09%) SAP SD
4 1 (9.09%) SAP R/3
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) S/MIME
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SAP BW
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LSMW
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (18.18%) EDI
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
2 2 (18.18%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (18.18%) BAPI
3 1 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
1 2 (18.18%) AS400
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Security
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SAPscript
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) JDA