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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
England / South East
Rank 325 379 254
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -125
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 64 71 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.36% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.69% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 115
Median salary £58,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -9.52%

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
7635 10273 9911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.22% 52.51% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 9067 8569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +38 20 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Berkshire +49 18 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Hampshire +28 12 £71,250 +46.15%
West Sussex +15 7 £45,000 +16.12%
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £54,000 +8.00%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 133 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (30.08%) Middleware
3 35 (26.32%) Finance
4 32 (24.06%) CRM
5 31 (23.31%) Java
6 30 (22.56%) Migration
7 29 (21.80%) OO
8 27 (20.30%) SAP Implementation
9 25 (18.80%) SAP BW
10 24 (18.05%) Coaching
11 23 (17.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 22 (16.54%) Business Development
12 22 (16.54%) SAPUI5
12 22 (16.54%) SAP CRM
13 21 (15.79%) Data Migration
14 20 (15.04%) SAP FI
15 19 (14.29%) SAP ALE
15 19 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
16 18 (13.53%) Data Modelling
17 17 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (12.78%) SAP SD
18 16 (12.03%) SAP CO
18 16 (12.03%) LSMW
18 16 (12.03%) SAP FI/CO
18 16 (12.03%) Workflow
19 15 (11.28%) SAP BSP
19 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared
19 15 (11.28%) Security Cleared
19 15 (11.28%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
19 15 (11.28%) Manufacturing

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 13 (9.77%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.26%) SAP EP
2 3 (2.26%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (17.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (16.54%) SAP CRM
3 20 (15.04%) SAP FI
4 17 (12.78%) SAP SD
5 16 (12.03%) SAP CO
5 16 (12.03%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (9.77%) SAP IS-U
7 11 (8.27%) SAP MM
8 10 (7.52%) SAP BPC
9 8 (6.02%) SAP FI-AP
9 8 (6.02%) SAP FI-AR
9 8 (6.02%) SAP PS
10 5 (3.76%) SAP ERP
11 4 (3.01%) SAP PM
11 4 (3.01%) SAP PP
11 4 (3.01%) SAP WM
12 3 (2.26%) SAP MII
12 3 (2.26%) SAP SRM
13 2 (1.50%) SAP FI-CA
13 2 (1.50%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) FTP
1 9 (6.77%) HTTP
2 6 (4.51%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.80%) SAP BW
2 9 (6.77%) SAP HANA
3 8 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.02%) MS Access
4 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.50%) Big Data
5 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) LSMW
2 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Billing
2 15 (11.28%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.27%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) German Language
5 8 (6.02%) Banking
5 8 (6.02%) Legal
5 8 (6.02%) Publishing
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (33.83%) Consultant
2 39 (29.32%) Developer
3 38 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
4 37 (27.82%) SAP Developer
5 28 (21.05%) Analyst
5 28 (21.05%) SAP Analyst
6 19 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
7 16 (12.03%) Senior Developer
7 16 (12.03%) Senior SAP Developer
8 11 (8.27%) Data Analyst
8 11 (8.27%) SAP FI Consultant
9 10 (7.52%) CRM Developer
9 10 (7.52%) SAP CO Consultant
9 10 (7.52%) SAP CRM Developer
9 10 (7.52%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 9 (6.77%) Senior ABAP Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Technical Leader
11 8 (6.02%) Data Migration Analyst
11 8 (6.02%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (6.02%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.08%) Middleware
2 22 (16.54%) SAPUI5
3 19 (14.29%) SAP ALE
3 19 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
4 15 (11.28%) SAP BSP
5 14 (10.53%) BAPI
5 14 (10.53%) SAP PI
5 14 (10.53%) SAP Smart Forms
5 14 (10.53%) Web Dynpro
6 12 (9.02%) SAP XI
7 10 (7.52%) Web Services
8 9 (6.77%) EDI
8 9 (6.77%) HTML
8 9 (6.77%) HTML5
8 9 (6.77%) REST
9 6 (4.51%) SAP Basis
10 3 (2.26%) .NET
11 2 (1.50%) J2EE
11 2 (1.50%) XML
11 2 (1.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.50%) LIMS
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) Unix
2 11 (8.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) AIX
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) CRM
2 30 (22.56%) Migration
3 29 (21.80%) OO
4 27 (20.30%) SAP Implementation
5 24 (18.05%) Coaching
6 22 (16.54%) Business Development
7 21 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 18 (13.53%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (12.03%) Workflow
11 15 (11.28%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 14 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.53%) Logistics
13 12 (9.02%) Contract Management
14 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (7.52%) OOP
15 10 (7.52%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (7.52%) Waterfall
16 9 (6.77%) ERP
17 8 (6.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) Java
2 14 (10.53%) SQL
3 11 (8.27%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.77%) SAPscript
5 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared
1 15 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.02%) ACCA
2 8 (6.02%) CCA
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.26%) Adobe
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle
5 3 (2.26%) IBM
6 2 (1.50%) Ariba
6 2 (1.50%) Remedy
7 1 (0.75%) Samsung
Berkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South East England
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £55001 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago