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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 351 290 320
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +30
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 67 193 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.91% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 1.86% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 98 63
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
9723 10368 11473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.51% 48.73% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8682 8855 9982
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -53 24 £70,000 -17.64% 3
Hampshire +24 19 £43,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -11 9 £47,500 -2.56%
Berkshire +5 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £52,000 -16.80% 1
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex -1 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex -7 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 60 (50.00%) Finance
3 31 (25.83%) SAP Basis
4 30 (25.00%) Java
4 30 (25.00%) CRM
5 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (24.17%) Coaching
6 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (22.50%) Integration Testing
8 26 (21.67%) LSMW
9 25 (20.83%) Degree
10 24 (20.00%) SAP HANA
10 24 (20.00%) SAP BW
11 22 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (18.33%) Logistics
12 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (17.50%) Manufacturing
13 19 (15.83%) Migration
14 18 (15.00%) Validation
14 18 (15.00%) Billing
14 18 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (15.00%) SAP HCM
15 17 (14.17%) Performance Management
15 17 (14.17%) SaaS
15 17 (14.17%) SAP CRM
15 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
16 16 (13.33%) OO
16 16 (13.33%) VBA
16 16 (13.33%) .NET
16 16 (13.33%) NetWeaver

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 16 (13.33%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.50%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (15.00%) SAP HCM
2 17 (14.17%) SAP CRM
3 14 (11.67%) SAP IS-U
4 12 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (6.67%) SAP MDM
6 7 (5.83%) SAP BPC
7 6 (5.00%) SAP HR
8 5 (4.17%) SAP FI
8 5 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (3.33%) SAP CO
9 4 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (3.33%) SAP PM
9 4 (3.33%) SAP PP
10 3 (2.50%) SAP GRC
10 3 (2.50%) SAP SD
11 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (1.67%) SAP HR-PA
11 2 (1.67%) SAP HR-PD
11 2 (1.67%) SAP Travel Management
12 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 24 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 22 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (4.17%) SAP BI
4 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.83%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 26 (21.67%) LSMW
2 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) NWDS
General
1 60 (50.00%) Finance
2 21 (17.50%) Manufacturing
3 18 (15.00%) Billing
4 14 (11.67%) Publishing
4 14 (11.67%) Retail
5 6 (5.00%) Marketing
6 5 (4.17%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Consultant
1 50 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
2 21 (17.50%) Developer
2 21 (17.50%) SAP Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Analyst
3 17 (14.17%) SAP Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 15 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 14 (11.67%) SAP Manager
5 14 (11.67%) Subject Matter Expert
6 12 (10.00%) HR Consultant
6 12 (10.00%) SAP HR Consultant
7 11 (9.17%) SAP HCM Consultant
7 11 (9.17%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Logistics Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 9 (7.50%) Data Consultant
9 9 (7.50%) Master Data Consultant
9 9 (7.50%) SAP Master Data Consultant
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.83%) SAP Basis
2 16 (13.33%) .NET
3 13 (10.83%) EDI
4 11 (9.17%) SAP ALE
5 10 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
6 9 (7.50%) Middleware
6 9 (7.50%) SAP BSP
6 9 (7.50%) SAP Business Workflow
7 5 (4.17%) MDX
7 5 (4.17%) SAPUI5
8 4 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (3.33%) Web Services
9 3 (2.50%) BAPI
9 3 (2.50%) SAP PI
10 2 (1.67%) XML
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.83%) SAP Smart Forms
11 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.67%) Data Conversion
3 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (4.17%) Taxonomies
5 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.00%) CRM
2 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (24.17%) Coaching
3 27 (22.50%) Integration Testing
4 22 (18.33%) Logistics
5 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.83%) Migration
7 18 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (15.00%) Validation
8 17 (14.17%) Performance Management
8 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
9 16 (13.33%) Document Management
9 16 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
9 16 (13.33%) OO
10 15 (12.50%) Business Development
10 15 (12.50%) Change Management
10 15 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
11 14 (11.67%) Presales
11 14 (11.67%) Problem Management
11 14 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.00%) Java
2 16 (13.33%) VBA
3 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.67%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) APMP
2 6 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 15 (12.50%) Ariba
4 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.50%) Sybase
6 2 (1.67%) Adobe
6 2 (1.67%) Cognos
6 2 (1.67%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.67%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.67%) Siebel
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
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