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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 400 264 298
Rank change year-on-year
-136 +34
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 46 221 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 1.04% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.14% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 116 85
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
9835 10340 11616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.47% 48.69% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8747 8844 10043
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -97 22 £80,000 -5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 15 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Hampshire +4 5 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 2 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex -9 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 108 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (42.59%) Finance
3 45 (41.67%) SAP Basis
4 39 (36.11%) Java
5 35 (32.41%) Degree
5 35 (32.41%) Coaching
6 34 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (25.93%) Validation
9 28 (25.93%) SAP HANA
10 26 (24.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (23.15%) NetWeaver
12 24 (22.22%) LSMW
13 22 (20.37%) SAP HCM
14 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
14 21 (19.44%) Performance Management
14 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
14 21 (19.44%) Change Management
15 20 (18.52%) VBA
15 20 (18.52%) .NET
15 20 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
15 20 (18.52%) Document Management
15 20 (18.52%) ServiceNow
15 20 (18.52%) SaaS
16 19 (17.59%) Project Management
17 18 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
17 18 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
17 18 (16.67%) Data Conversion
17 18 (16.67%) Problem Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (23.15%) NetWeaver
2 6 (5.56%) SAP Portal
3 3 (2.78%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (20.37%) SAP HCM
2 8 (7.41%) SAP HR
3 7 (6.48%) SAP CRM
4 5 (4.63%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (4.63%) SAP SD
5 4 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (2.78%) SAP GRC
6 3 (2.78%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (1.85%) SAP HR-PA
7 2 (1.85%) SAP HR-PD
7 2 (1.85%) SAP Travel Management
8 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (0.93%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.93%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) SAP HANA
2 20 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (14.81%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.78%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (22.22%) LSMW
2 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.85%) NWDS
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 46 (42.59%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.48%) Billing
4 6 (5.56%) Marketing
5 5 (4.63%) General Ledger
6 4 (3.70%) Publishing
6 4 (3.70%) Retail
7 2 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) Consultant
1 38 (35.19%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
2 19 (17.59%) SAP Analyst
3 16 (14.81%) Functional Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) SAP Manager
3 16 (14.81%) Subject Matter Expert
4 15 (13.89%) Developer
5 14 (12.96%) HR Consultant
5 14 (12.96%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 14 (12.96%) SAP Developer
5 14 (12.96%) SAP HR Consultant
6 13 (12.04%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 13 (12.04%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
7 11 (10.19%) ABAP Developer
8 9 (8.33%) Technical Manager
9 8 (7.41%) SAP BW Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) SAP Support
11 6 (5.56%) SAP Basis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (41.67%) SAP Basis
2 20 (18.52%) .NET
3 9 (8.33%) BAPI
4 8 (7.41%) SAP PI
5 7 (6.48%) SAP ALE
6 6 (5.56%) EDI
6 6 (5.56%) SAP BSP
6 6 (5.56%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (4.63%) Middleware
7 5 (4.63%) SAPUI5
8 4 (3.70%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (2.78%) SAP XI
9 3 (2.78%) Web Services
10 2 (1.85%) SAP Business Workflow
11 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
11 1 (0.93%) XML
11 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.67%) Data Conversion
3 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (4.63%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.41%) Coaching
2 33 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (25.93%) Validation
5 26 (24.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (19.44%) Change Management
6 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
6 21 (19.44%) Performance Management
6 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 20 (18.52%) Document Management
8 19 (17.59%) Project Management
9 18 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (16.67%) Problem Management
9 18 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (15.74%) Business Development
10 17 (15.74%) CRM
10 17 (15.74%) SAP Implementation
11 16 (14.81%) Presales
12 13 (12.04%) Facilities Management
13 11 (10.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.11%) Java
2 20 (18.52%) VBA
3 4 (3.70%) SAPscript
4 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (32.41%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) APMP
2 6 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (18.52%) ServiceNow
3 17 (15.74%) Ariba
4 3 (2.78%) Sybase
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe
5 2 (1.85%) Cognos
5 2 (1.85%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) Siebel
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