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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 225 226 371
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +145
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 236 229 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.05% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 2.11% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 127 127 60
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -
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
10303 10849 12383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.12% 49.92% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8831 9219 11277
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 £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +30 137 £85,000 +70.00% 2
Berkshire +36 42 £57,500 +15.00%
Hampshire -7 25 £39,626 -16.57% 7
Buckinghamshire -15 25 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Home Counties - 4 £60,000 -
West Sussex -40 1 £60,000 +41.17%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 454 (99.34%) SAP
2 198 (43.33%) Coaching
3 192 (42.01%) Business Development
4 176 (38.51%) SAP Implementation
5 115 (25.16%) SAP MM
6 101 (22.10%) SAP R/3
7 64 (14.00%) Finance
8 59 (12.91%) SAP FI
8 59 (12.91%) SAP SD
9 56 (12.25%) SAP SCM
10 54 (11.82%) SAP CO
10 54 (11.82%) SAP FI/CO
11 53 (11.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 52 (11.38%) SAP APO
13 51 (11.16%) C
14 50 (10.94%) LSMW
15 49 (10.72%) Business Objects
15 49 (10.72%) BusinessObjects
16 45 (9.85%) OO
16 45 (9.85%) BAPI
17 44 (9.63%) Migration
17 44 (9.63%) SAP BW
18 43 (9.41%) NetWeaver
19 42 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
19 42 (9.19%) Degree
20 41 (8.97%) ERP
21 40 (8.75%) Logistics
22 39 (8.53%) SAP WM
23 37 (8.10%) CRM
23 37 (8.10%) Manufacturing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (9.41%) NetWeaver
2 16 (3.50%) SAP Portal
3 12 (2.63%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 115 (25.16%) SAP MM
2 101 (22.10%) SAP R/3
3 59 (12.91%) SAP FI
3 59 (12.91%) SAP SD
4 56 (12.25%) SAP SCM
5 54 (11.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 54 (11.82%) SAP CO
6 52 (11.38%) SAP APO
7 39 (8.53%) SAP WM
8 32 (7.00%) SAP LE
9 30 (6.56%) SAP CRM
10 20 (4.38%) SAP IS-U
11 14 (3.06%) SAP BPC
11 14 (3.06%) SAP ERP
12 6 (1.31%) SAP HCM
13 4 (0.88%) SAP FI-GL
13 4 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
14 3 (0.66%) SAP SRM
15 2 (0.44%) SAP HR
15 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.31%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.72%) BusinessObjects
2 44 (9.63%) SAP BW
3 21 (4.60%) SQL Server
4 18 (3.94%) MS Access
5 16 (3.50%) SAP BI
6 11 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
6 11 (2.41%) SAP HANA
7 8 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.88%) OLAP
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (0.88%) Xcelsius
10 3 (0.66%) Big Data
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 50 (10.94%) LSMW
2 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (14.00%) Finance
2 53 (11.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 37 (8.10%) Manufacturing
4 34 (7.44%) Billing
5 27 (5.91%) Legal
6 23 (5.03%) Banking
7 20 (4.38%) Marketing
8 9 (1.97%) Retail
9 5 (1.09%) Automotive
9 5 (1.09%) Local Government
10 4 (0.88%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.44%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 316 (69.15%) Consultant
2 311 (68.05%) SAP Consultant
3 157 (34.35%) Managing Consultant
4 146 (31.95%) SAP MM Consultant
5 97 (21.23%) Analyst
6 88 (19.26%) SAP WM Consultant
6 88 (19.26%) SAP Analyst
7 60 (13.13%) Developer
8 59 (12.91%) SAP Developer
9 58 (12.69%) SAP SD Consultant
10 52 (11.38%) SAP APO Consultant
10 52 (11.38%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 29 (6.35%) SAP SRM Consultant
12 27 (5.91%) SAP EWM Consultant
13 26 (5.69%) SAP P2P Consultant
14 23 (5.03%) SAP Business Analyst
14 23 (5.03%) Business Analyst
15 21 (4.60%) ABAP Developer
16 18 (3.94%) Data Analyst
16 18 (3.94%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.85%) BAPI
2 30 (6.56%) Web Dynpro
3 26 (5.69%) SAP XI
4 22 (4.81%) SAP PI
5 19 (4.16%) SAP Business Workflow
5 19 (4.16%) SAP Smart Forms
6 18 (3.94%) SAP BSP
6 18 (3.94%) Middleware
7 17 (3.72%) EDI
8 16 (3.50%) SAP Basis
9 12 (2.63%) J2EE
10 11 (2.41%) Web Services
11 7 (1.53%) MDX
12 6 (1.31%) .NET
13 4 (0.88%) HTML
13 4 (0.88%) SAP ALE
14 3 (0.66%) XML
15 2 (0.44%) jQuery
16 1 (0.22%) HTML5
16 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.41%) Replication
4 8 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.88%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.66%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.66%) Social Media
9 2 (0.44%) Statistics
10 1 (0.22%) AS400
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
10 1 (0.22%) iSeries
10 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.75%) Windows
2 3 (0.66%) Linux
2 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (43.33%) Coaching
2 192 (42.01%) Business Development
3 176 (38.51%) SAP Implementation
4 45 (9.85%) OO
5 44 (9.63%) Migration
6 42 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (8.97%) ERP
8 40 (8.75%) Logistics
9 37 (8.10%) CRM
10 34 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (7.22%) Workflow
12 31 (6.78%) Data Modelling
12 31 (6.78%) Data Migration
13 30 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
14 28 (6.13%) Risk Management
15 23 (5.03%) Project Management
16 21 (4.60%) Waterfall
17 18 (3.94%) OOP
17 18 (3.94%) Scrum
17 18 (3.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.16%) C
2 35 (7.66%) Java
3 24 (5.25%) SQL
4 23 (5.03%) SAPscript
5 4 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.88%) C#
6 3 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (9.19%) Degree
2 22 (4.81%) CCA
3 14 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.75%) SLA
2 3 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 454 (99.34%) SAP
2 49 (10.72%) Business Objects
3 14 (3.06%) Oracle
4 13 (2.84%) Adobe
5 4 (0.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.66%) Tableau
6 3 (0.66%) CA
7 1 (0.22%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.22%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.22%) IBM
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