The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 291 276 281
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 159 173 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.56% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 90 58 64
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +42.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
ABAP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ABAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the South East

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the South East

ABAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Surrey -20 97 £85,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 22 £50,000 +37.93%
Berkshire +9 21 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Oxfordshire +18 8 £48,750 +8.33%
Hampshire -3 3 - - 4
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 383 (98.97%) SAP
2 161 (41.60%) Business Development
3 145 (37.47%) SAP Implementation
4 142 (36.69%) Coaching
5 121 (31.27%) SAP MM
6 76 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
7 71 (18.35%) SAP PI
8 60 (15.50%) CRM
9 59 (15.25%) SAP BW
10 57 (14.73%) SAP BI
10 57 (14.73%) Workflow
11 56 (14.47%) SAP XI
12 52 (13.44%) SAP Portal
13 51 (13.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 51 (13.18%) Procure-to-pay
14 49 (12.66%) Java
14 49 (12.66%) SAP CRM
15 48 (12.40%) NetWeaver
15 48 (12.40%) Billing
15 48 (12.40%) SAP SRM
16 47 (12.14%) SAP SD
17 45 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
18 43 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (10.85%) Finance
20 40 (10.34%) SAP SCM
21 39 (10.08%) SAP HANA
21 39 (10.08%) Web Dynpro
21 39 (10.08%) ITIL
22 38 (9.82%) SAP R/3
23 36 (9.30%) SAP IS-U

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (13.44%) SAP Portal
2 48 (12.40%) NetWeaver
3 26 (6.72%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (2.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 121 (31.27%) SAP MM
2 49 (12.66%) SAP CRM
3 48 (12.40%) SAP SRM
4 47 (12.14%) SAP SD
5 40 (10.34%) SAP SCM
6 38 (9.82%) SAP R/3
7 36 (9.30%) SAP IS-U
8 33 (8.53%) SAP FI
8 33 (8.53%) SAP CO
9 32 (8.27%) SAP FI/CO
10 29 (7.49%) SAP APO
10 29 (7.49%) SAP WM
11 18 (4.65%) SAP PS
12 15 (3.88%) SAP EBP
13 14 (3.62%) SAP LE
14 6 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 3 (0.78%) SAP EHS
15 3 (0.78%) SAP HCM
15 3 (0.78%) SAP FI-CA
15 3 (0.78%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.81%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.25%) SAP BW
2 57 (14.73%) SAP BI
3 45 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
4 39 (10.08%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.03%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.78%) DB2
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) QlikView
8 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 17 (4.39%) LSMW
2 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (13.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 48 (12.40%) Billing
3 42 (10.85%) Finance
4 26 (6.72%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.81%) Retail
5 7 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.55%) Marketing
7 5 (1.29%) Publishing
8 3 (0.78%) Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 268 (69.25%) Consultant
2 260 (67.18%) SAP Consultant
3 126 (32.56%) SAP MM Consultant
4 114 (29.46%) Managing Consultant
5 54 (13.95%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 51 (13.18%) SAP WM Consultant
7 39 (10.08%) Developer
8 38 (9.82%) SAP Support
9 35 (9.04%) SAP Developer
10 29 (7.49%) SAP APO Consultant
11 28 (7.24%) SAP SD Consultant
12 27 (6.98%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
13 25 (6.46%) SAP Analyst
13 25 (6.46%) SAP EWM Consultant
13 25 (6.46%) SAP P2P Consultant
13 25 (6.46%) Analyst
14 24 (6.20%) Team Leader
14 24 (6.20%) SAP Team Leader
15 21 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
15 21 (5.43%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (18.35%) SAP PI
2 56 (14.47%) SAP XI
3 39 (10.08%) Web Dynpro
4 34 (8.79%) SAP Basis
5 28 (7.24%) BAPI
6 17 (4.39%) SAP Business Workflow
6 17 (4.39%) Middleware
7 16 (4.13%) SAP BSP
8 15 (3.88%) SAP ALE
9 11 (2.84%) EDI
10 10 (2.58%) HTML
10 10 (2.58%) HTML5
11 9 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
12 7 (1.81%) Web Services
13 6 (1.55%) REST
14 5 (1.29%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.29%) .NET
15 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET
16 2 (0.52%) SAP TM
17 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.10%) Replication
3 7 (1.81%) Smart Meter
4 6 (1.55%) User Experience
5 4 (1.03%) LIMS
6 3 (0.78%) HP Storage
6 3 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.52%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.26%) FMCG
8 1 (0.26%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.26%) Life Science
8 1 (0.26%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.78%) Windows
1 3 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (41.60%) Business Development
2 145 (37.47%) SAP Implementation
3 142 (36.69%) Coaching
4 76 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (15.50%) CRM
6 57 (14.73%) Workflow
7 51 (13.18%) Procure-to-pay
8 43 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (10.08%) ITIL
10 30 (7.75%) Data Modelling
11 27 (6.98%) Migration
12 26 (6.72%) OO
13 25 (6.46%) ERP
14 24 (6.20%) Logistics
15 20 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (3.88%) Data Migration
17 14 (3.62%) Project Management
18 13 (3.36%) OOP
18 13 (3.36%) Unit Testing
18 13 (3.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.66%) Java
2 26 (6.72%) C
3 10 (2.58%) SQL
4 8 (2.07%) SAPscript
5 6 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.29%) C#
7 2 (0.52%) R
8 1 (0.26%) VB6
8 1 (0.26%) VBScript
8 1 (0.26%) VB
8 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (4.39%) Degree
2 7 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) CCA
3 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) GxP
2 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.26%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 383 (98.97%) SAP
2 6 (1.55%) IBM
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle
4 4 (1.03%) Adobe
5 3 (0.78%) HP
5 3 (0.78%) VMware
5 3 (0.78%) Tableau
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