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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 314 253 257
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 141 197 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.84% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 86 66 67
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £53,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
10342 10700 10479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.91% 47.51% 48.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8953 9051 9202
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -59 72 £85,000 -
Berkshire +15 27 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 20 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hampshire +14 9 £48,750 -15.21% 6
Oxfordshire +11 7 £48,750 +5.40%
Middlesex +1 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 335 (99.11%) SAP
2 128 (37.87%) Business Development
3 120 (35.50%) SAP Implementation
4 116 (34.32%) Coaching
5 99 (29.29%) SAP MM
6 80 (23.67%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (20.12%) SAP PI
8 61 (18.05%) SAP BW
9 60 (17.75%) SAP BI
10 56 (16.57%) Workflow
11 55 (16.27%) NetWeaver
12 54 (15.98%) SAP XI
13 51 (15.09%) SAP Portal
14 50 (14.79%) CRM
14 50 (14.79%) Java
15 47 (13.91%) BusinessObjects
16 46 (13.61%) SAP SRM
17 43 (12.72%) Web Dynpro
18 42 (12.43%) SAP SD
18 42 (12.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 42 (12.43%) Procure-to-pay
19 40 (11.83%) Finance
19 40 (11.83%) SAP Basis
20 39 (11.54%) ITIL
21 38 (11.24%) SAP CRM
22 37 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
23 35 (10.36%) SAP SCM
24 34 (10.06%) Billing
25 31 (9.17%) Manufacturing
25 31 (9.17%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (16.27%) NetWeaver
2 51 (15.09%) SAP Portal
3 29 (8.58%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 99 (29.29%) SAP MM
2 46 (13.61%) SAP SRM
3 42 (12.43%) SAP SD
4 38 (11.24%) SAP CRM
5 35 (10.36%) SAP SCM
6 30 (8.88%) SAP IS-U
7 27 (7.99%) SAP R/3
8 25 (7.40%) SAP FI
9 24 (7.10%) SAP APO
9 24 (7.10%) SAP WM
10 23 (6.80%) SAP FI/CO
10 23 (6.80%) SAP CO
11 16 (4.73%) SAP PS
12 13 (3.85%) SAP EBP
13 9 (2.66%) SAP LE
14 5 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 4 (1.18%) SAP MII
15 4 (1.18%) SAP HCM
15 4 (1.18%) SAP FI-CA
16 3 (0.89%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.18%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.05%) SAP BW
2 60 (17.75%) SAP BI
3 47 (13.91%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (9.17%) SAP HANA
5 6 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.30%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 14 (4.14%) LSMW
2 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (12.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 40 (11.83%) Finance
3 34 (10.06%) Billing
4 31 (9.17%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.55%) Retail
6 9 (2.66%) Publishing
7 7 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.89%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 226 (66.86%) Consultant
2 219 (64.79%) SAP Consultant
3 101 (29.88%) SAP MM Consultant
4 93 (27.51%) Managing Consultant
5 47 (13.91%) Developer
6 44 (13.02%) SAP Developer
7 43 (12.72%) SAP WM Consultant
7 43 (12.72%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 41 (12.13%) SAP Support
9 24 (7.10%) SAP APO Consultant
9 24 (7.10%) SAP SD Consultant
10 23 (6.80%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 22 (6.51%) Team Leader
11 22 (6.51%) SAP Team Leader
12 21 (6.21%) ABAP Developer
12 21 (6.21%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 21 (6.21%) SAP P2P Consultant
13 19 (5.62%) SAP Technical Consultant
13 19 (5.62%) Analyst
13 19 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (20.12%) SAP PI
2 54 (15.98%) SAP XI
3 43 (12.72%) Web Dynpro
4 40 (11.83%) SAP Basis
5 29 (8.58%) BAPI
6 21 (6.21%) SAP Business Workflow
7 11 (3.25%) SAP ALE
7 11 (3.25%) SAP Smart Forms
8 9 (2.66%) HTML
8 9 (2.66%) EDI
9 8 (2.37%) HTML5
10 6 (1.78%) SAP BSP
11 5 (1.48%) Middleware
11 5 (1.48%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.18%) REST
12 4 (1.18%) .NET
13 3 (0.89%) Web Services
14 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
14 2 (0.59%) SAP TM
15 1 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.25%) Replication
2 8 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.78%) LIMS
3 6 (1.78%) User Experience
4 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.59%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.30%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.30%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (37.87%) Business Development
2 120 (35.50%) SAP Implementation
3 116 (34.32%) Coaching
4 80 (23.67%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (16.57%) Workflow
6 50 (14.79%) CRM
7 42 (12.43%) Procure-to-pay
8 39 (11.54%) ITIL
9 37 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (6.21%) Logistics
11 19 (5.62%) ERP
12 17 (5.03%) Data Modelling
12 17 (5.03%) Migration
13 16 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (3.85%) OO
14 13 (3.85%) Data Migration
15 11 (3.25%) Project Management
16 9 (2.66%) Data Management
16 9 (2.66%) Technical Architecture
17 8 (2.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.79%) Java
2 23 (6.80%) C
3 9 (2.66%) SAPscript
4 7 (2.07%) SQL
5 6 (1.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.48%) C#
7 2 (0.59%) R
8 1 (0.30%) VB6
8 1 (0.30%) VBScript
8 1 (0.30%) VB
8 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (4.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.55%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 335 (99.11%) SAP
2 5 (1.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle
3 3 (0.89%) IBM
4 2 (0.59%) Adobe
4 2 (0.59%) Tableau
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