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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 343 317 294
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -23
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 93 141 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.68% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.40% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 86 64
Median salary £57,500 £56,250 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
9721 10101 10820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.11% 48.49% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8643 8714 9150
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -6 44 £60,000 -29.41%
Hampshire +28 26 £45,250 -30.38% 2
Berkshire -17 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -7 6 - -
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
West Sussex 0 2 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Middlesex +15 1 £55,000 -8.33%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 140 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (39.29%) Finance
3 46 (32.86%) CRM
4 35 (25.00%) Logistics
5 34 (24.29%) Migration
6 32 (22.86%) Manufacturing
7 30 (21.43%) Java
8 29 (20.71%) OO
8 29 (20.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 27 (19.29%) SAP BW
9 27 (19.29%) SAP CRM
9 27 (19.29%) SAP ALE
10 26 (18.57%) Middleware
10 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (17.86%) SAP IS-U
12 24 (17.14%) Integration Testing
12 24 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (16.43%) LSMW
14 22 (15.71%) Data Migration
15 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (15.00%) Workflow
15 21 (15.00%) Web Dynpro
16 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (13.57%) Coaching
17 19 (13.57%) Publishing
17 19 (13.57%) Retail
17 19 (13.57%) Billing
18 18 (12.86%) SAP Basis
18 18 (12.86%) Waterfall
18 18 (12.86%) SAP BSP

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 15 (10.71%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.29%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.86%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (20.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (19.29%) SAP CRM
3 25 (17.86%) SAP IS-U
4 13 (9.29%) SAP MM
5 11 (7.86%) SAP PM
5 11 (7.86%) SAP PP
6 10 (7.14%) SAP FI
7 9 (6.43%) SAP CO
7 9 (6.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (6.43%) SAP HCM
7 9 (6.43%) SAP MDM
8 7 (5.00%) SAP BPC
9 5 (3.57%) SAP SD
10 3 (2.14%) SAP HR
10 3 (2.14%) SAP SRM
11 2 (1.43%) SAP GRC
11 2 (1.43%) SAP HR-PA
11 2 (1.43%) SAP HR-PD
11 2 (1.43%) SAP Payroll
11 2 (1.43%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) FTP
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) SAP BW
2 24 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (12.14%) SAP HANA
4 10 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.71%) SAP BI
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.14%) Big Data
7 3 (2.14%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.14%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.71%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.71%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 23 (16.43%) LSMW
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 55 (39.29%) Finance
2 32 (22.86%) Manufacturing
3 19 (13.57%) Billing
3 19 (13.57%) Publishing
3 19 (13.57%) Retail
4 6 (4.29%) Marketing
5 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 59 (42.14%) Consultant
1 59 (42.14%) SAP Consultant
2 28 (20.00%) Analyst
2 28 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 26 (18.57%) Developer
3 26 (18.57%) SAP Developer
4 17 (12.14%) SAP MM Consultant
5 15 (10.71%) Logistics Consultant
5 15 (10.71%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 14 (10.00%) CRM Developer
6 14 (10.00%) SAP CRM Developer
7 12 (8.57%) Functional Consultant
7 12 (8.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 11 (7.86%) SAP PM Consultant
8 11 (7.86%) SAP PP Consultant
8 11 (7.86%) SAP PS Consultant
9 10 (7.14%) Master Data Consultant
9 10 (7.14%) SAP Data Consultant
9 10 (7.14%) SAP Master Data Consultant
9 10 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) SAP ALE
2 26 (18.57%) Middleware
3 21 (15.00%) Web Dynpro
4 18 (12.86%) SAP Basis
4 18 (12.86%) SAP BSP
5 15 (10.71%) EDI
6 10 (7.14%) MDX
6 10 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
6 10 (7.14%) SAP XI
7 9 (6.43%) SAPUI5
8 8 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
8 8 (5.71%) SAP PI
8 8 (5.71%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (5.00%) .NET
10 6 (4.29%) BAPI
11 4 (2.86%) HTML
11 4 (2.86%) HTML5
11 4 (2.86%) REST
12 3 (2.14%) Web Services
13 2 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.29%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.71%) Replication
5 1 (0.71%) Statistics
5 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.86%) CRM
2 35 (25.00%) Logistics
3 34 (24.29%) Migration
4 29 (20.71%) OO
5 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (17.14%) Integration Testing
7 22 (15.71%) Data Migration
8 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (15.00%) Workflow
9 19 (13.57%) Coaching
10 18 (12.86%) Waterfall
11 17 (12.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (10.71%) Data Modelling
13 15 (10.71%) ITIL
14 14 (10.00%) Business Development
14 14 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
15 13 (9.29%) Data Governance
15 13 (9.29%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (8.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.43%) Java
2 7 (5.00%) VBA
3 4 (2.86%) SQL
4 2 (1.43%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) APMP
2 6 (4.29%) PMP
3 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.43%) Adobe
4 7 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.29%) Ariba
6 3 (2.14%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) Cognos
7 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle
7 1 (0.71%) Siebel
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