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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 240 244 338
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +94
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 224 208 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.99% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 2.02% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 83
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
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
10266 10307 11537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.79% 48.87% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8599 9100 10282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
(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 +19 154 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Berkshire +8 29 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire -29 23 £57,500 +27.77% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £52,500 -1.86% 2
Middlesex 0 3 - -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £46,250 +2.77%
West Sussex -26 2 £58,750 +39.88% 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 395 (99.50%) SAP
2 213 (53.65%) Business Development
3 204 (51.39%) Coaching
4 177 (44.58%) SAP Implementation
5 97 (24.43%) SAP MM
6 67 (16.88%) SAP R/3
7 54 (13.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 52 (13.10%) SAP SD
9 49 (12.34%) SAP APO
9 49 (12.34%) Java
10 48 (12.09%) SAP SCM
11 47 (11.84%) C
11 47 (11.84%) NetWeaver
12 45 (11.34%) Finance
12 45 (11.34%) LSMW
13 42 (10.58%) BAPI
14 41 (10.33%) Workflow
15 40 (10.08%) SAP FI
16 39 (9.82%) Risk Management
17 38 (9.57%) Legal
17 38 (9.57%) SAP FI/CO
17 38 (9.57%) SAP CO
18 36 (9.07%) OO
19 35 (8.82%) SAP XI
19 35 (8.82%) Web Dynpro
20 34 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (8.31%) Migration
22 31 (7.81%) SAP BW
23 30 (7.56%) SAPscript
24 29 (7.30%) SAP WM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 47 (11.84%) NetWeaver
2 18 (4.53%) SAP Portal
3 13 (3.27%) SAP EP
4 4 (1.01%) SAP Web AS
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 97 (24.43%) SAP MM
2 67 (16.88%) SAP R/3
3 52 (13.10%) SAP SD
4 49 (12.34%) SAP APO
5 48 (12.09%) SAP SCM
6 40 (10.08%) SAP FI
7 38 (9.57%) SAP FI/CO
7 38 (9.57%) SAP CO
8 29 (7.30%) SAP WM
9 25 (6.30%) SAP BPC
10 11 (2.77%) SAP CRM
11 10 (2.52%) SAP LE
11 10 (2.52%) SAP IS-U
12 8 (2.02%) SAP GRC
13 5 (1.26%) SAP SRM
14 4 (1.01%) SAP HCM
15 3 (0.76%) SAP FI-GL
15 3 (0.76%) SAP PP
15 3 (0.76%) SAP FSCM
15 3 (0.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.26%) Internet
2 3 (0.76%) SSL
2 3 (0.76%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.81%) SAP BW
2 20 (5.04%) MS Access
3 18 (4.53%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (3.78%) SAP HANA
5 7 (1.76%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.51%) DB2
6 6 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.51%) SAP BI
6 6 (1.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.76%) Big Data
7 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.50%) MaxDB
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (11.34%) LSMW
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (13.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 45 (11.34%) Finance
3 38 (9.57%) Legal
4 18 (4.53%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.53%) Billing
5 10 (2.52%) Banking
5 10 (2.52%) Marketing
6 6 (1.51%) Retail
7 4 (1.01%) French Language
7 4 (1.01%) Local Government
8 3 (0.76%) German Language
8 3 (0.76%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 290 (73.05%) Consultant
2 289 (72.80%) SAP Consultant
3 163 (41.06%) Managing Consultant
4 142 (35.77%) SAP MM Consultant
5 81 (20.40%) SAP WM Consultant
6 55 (13.85%) SAP SD Consultant
7 54 (13.60%) Analyst
8 52 (13.10%) SAP Analyst
9 49 (12.34%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 48 (12.09%) SAP APO Consultant
11 43 (10.83%) Developer
12 41 (10.33%) SAP Developer
13 28 (7.05%) SAP SRM Consultant
13 28 (7.05%) SAP EWM Consultant
14 26 (6.55%) SAP P2P Consultant
15 20 (5.04%) SAP Data Analyst
15 20 (5.04%) SAP Support
15 20 (5.04%) Data Analyst
16 17 (4.28%) SAP BPC Consultant
17 15 (3.78%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.58%) BAPI
2 35 (8.82%) SAP XI
2 35 (8.82%) Web Dynpro
3 29 (7.30%) SAP Smart Forms
4 24 (6.05%) Middleware
5 21 (5.29%) SAP Business Workflow
6 20 (5.04%) MDX
7 17 (4.28%) SAP BSP
7 17 (4.28%) SAP ALE
7 17 (4.28%) EDI
8 16 (4.03%) SAP PI
9 13 (3.27%) J2EE
10 7 (1.76%) Web Services
11 6 (1.51%) SAP Basis
12 5 (1.26%) .NET
13 4 (1.01%) XML
14 3 (0.76%) HTML
14 3 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
15 2 (0.50%) JMS
15 2 (0.50%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.76%) iSeries
4 3 (0.76%) Smart Meter
4 3 (0.76%) Social Media
4 3 (0.76%) AS400
4 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.25%) FMCG
6 1 (0.25%) GIS
6 1 (0.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.51%) UNIX
2 4 (1.01%) AIX
3 1 (0.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (53.65%) Business Development
2 204 (51.39%) Coaching
3 177 (44.58%) SAP Implementation
4 41 (10.33%) Workflow
5 39 (9.82%) Risk Management
6 36 (9.07%) OO
7 34 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (8.31%) Migration
9 29 (7.30%) Procure-to-pay
10 28 (7.05%) Data Migration
11 21 (5.29%) Logistics
12 20 (5.04%) Data Analysis
12 20 (5.04%) Business Transformation
13 18 (4.53%) Performance Management
13 18 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (4.53%) Project Management
13 18 (4.53%) CRM
14 16 (4.03%) ITIL
15 15 (3.78%) ERP
16 13 (3.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.34%) Java
2 47 (11.84%) C
3 30 (7.56%) SAPscript
4 22 (5.54%) SQL
5 4 (1.01%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.76%) PHP
6 3 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (5.54%) Degree
2 17 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.27%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.27%) CCA
4 2 (0.50%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.76%) SLA
2 2 (0.50%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.25%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 395 (99.50%) SAP
2 18 (4.53%) Business Objects
3 14 (3.53%) Adobe
4 6 (1.51%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.26%) Cognizant
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle
7 3 (0.76%) IBM
8 2 (0.50%) Tableau
9 1 (0.25%) HP
9 1 (0.25%) JDA
9 1 (0.25%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.25%) ReadSoft
Buckinghamshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, car and fuel card
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Marcus Donald People
Salary: €40000 to €50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago