The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 285 288 279
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 168 161 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.73% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 1.47% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 137
Average salary £75,000 £45,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% -3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,500 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10952 10949 11730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.00% 49.38% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9454 9605 10477
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 +36 139 £85,000 +93.18% 1
Berkshire +11 14 £58,750 -2.08% 3
Hampshire -17 8 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £36,250 -
Oxfordshire +1 1 £45,000 +34.32%
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 371 (100.00%) SAP
2 189 (50.94%) Business Development
3 142 (38.27%) SAP Implementation
4 79 (21.29%) SAP MM
5 73 (19.68%) Java
6 61 (16.44%) NetWeaver
7 55 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
8 54 (14.56%) SAP XI
9 52 (14.02%) ITIL
10 49 (13.21%) SAP PI
11 45 (12.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 44 (11.86%) SAP R/3
12 44 (11.86%) SAP APO
13 43 (11.59%) Security Cleared
14 41 (11.05%) SAP SD
15 39 (10.51%) C
15 39 (10.51%) SAP SCM
16 37 (9.97%) Risk Management
16 37 (9.97%) Legal
17 36 (9.70%) BAPI
18 35 (9.43%) Workflow
19 31 (8.36%) SQL
19 31 (8.36%) Business Transformation
20 30 (8.09%) SAP SRM
20 30 (8.09%) SAP BW
21 29 (7.82%) SAP Smart Forms
22 28 (7.55%) Service Delivery
23 27 (7.28%) LSMW
23 27 (7.28%) SAPscript
23 27 (7.28%) SAP WM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 61 (16.44%) NetWeaver
2 11 (2.96%) SAP Portal
3 8 (2.16%) SAP EP
4 4 (1.08%) SAP Web AS
5 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 79 (21.29%) SAP MM
2 44 (11.86%) SAP R/3
2 44 (11.86%) SAP APO
3 41 (11.05%) SAP SD
4 39 (10.51%) SAP SCM
5 30 (8.09%) SAP SRM
6 27 (7.28%) SAP WM
7 26 (7.01%) SAP BPC
8 17 (4.58%) SAP FI
9 16 (4.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (4.31%) SAP CO
10 12 (3.23%) SAP PP
11 7 (1.89%) SAP GRC
12 4 (1.08%) SAP PSCD
12 4 (1.08%) SAP MRS
12 4 (1.08%) SAP CRM
13 3 (0.81%) SAP IS-U
14 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
14 2 (0.54%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) SaaS
1 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.81%) S/MIME
1 3 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.09%) SAP BW
2 26 (7.01%) SAP BI
3 23 (6.20%) DB2
4 18 (4.85%) MaxDB
4 18 (4.85%) SQL Server
5 16 (4.31%) SAP HANA
6 11 (2.96%) MS Access
7 7 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.62%) Big Data
9 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (7.28%) LSMW
General
1 45 (12.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 37 (9.97%) Legal
3 18 (4.85%) Finance
4 14 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.62%) Retail
5 6 (1.62%) German Language
6 3 (0.81%) French Language
7 1 (0.27%) Billing
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 264 (71.16%) Consultant
1 264 (71.16%) SAP Consultant
2 143 (38.54%) Managing Consultant
3 114 (30.73%) SAP MM Consultant
4 63 (16.98%) SAP WM Consultant
5 61 (16.44%) SAP Support
6 39 (10.51%) SAP APO Consultant
7 38 (10.24%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 38 (10.24%) SAP SD Consultant
8 36 (9.70%) Support Specialist
9 30 (8.09%) SAP Analyst
9 30 (8.09%) Analyst
10 27 (7.28%) SAP SRM Consultant
11 26 (7.01%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 25 (6.74%) SAP BPC Consultant
13 22 (5.93%) SAP P2P Consultant
14 20 (5.39%) Developer
15 19 (5.12%) SAP Developer
16 18 (4.85%) ABAP Consultant
17 15 (4.04%) SAP Basis Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (14.56%) SAP XI
2 49 (13.21%) SAP PI
3 36 (9.70%) BAPI
4 29 (7.82%) SAP Smart Forms
5 26 (7.01%) MDX
5 26 (7.01%) Web Dynpro
6 21 (5.66%) SAP ALE
7 20 (5.39%) Middleware
7 20 (5.39%) SAP Basis
8 15 (4.04%) SAP BSP
9 12 (3.23%) SAP Business Workflow
10 10 (2.70%) EDI
11 8 (2.16%) J2EE
12 6 (1.62%) .NET
12 6 (1.62%) HTML
13 4 (1.08%) Web Services
14 3 (0.81%) XML
14 3 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
15 2 (0.54%) JMS
15 2 (0.54%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (1.62%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.62%) Social Media
3 3 (0.81%) AS400
3 3 (0.81%) iSeries
4 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.54%) GIS
5 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.27%) FMCG
5 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.66%) UNIX
2 10 (2.70%) Windows
3 4 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (50.94%) Business Development
2 142 (38.27%) SAP Implementation
3 55 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (14.02%) ITIL
5 37 (9.97%) Risk Management
6 35 (9.43%) Workflow
7 31 (8.36%) Business Transformation
8 28 (7.55%) Service Delivery
9 26 (7.01%) Performance Management
10 25 (6.74%) Project Management
11 22 (5.93%) Procure-to-pay
12 19 (5.12%) OO
13 16 (4.31%) ERP
14 15 (4.04%) Logistics
15 13 (3.50%) Migration
15 13 (3.50%) Data Migration
16 12 (3.23%) Data Analysis
16 12 (3.23%) CRM
17 11 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
18 9 (2.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (19.68%) Java
2 39 (10.51%) C
3 31 (8.36%) SQL
4 27 (7.28%) SAPscript
5 6 (1.62%) C#
5 6 (1.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.01%) CTC Cleared
3 14 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.77%) SAP Certification
4 9 (2.43%) Degree
5 1 (0.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.27%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 371 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (5.12%) Oracle
3 8 (2.16%) Adobe
4 7 (1.89%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.35%) Cognizant
6 3 (0.81%) IBM
6 3 (0.81%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.27%) JDA
7 1 (0.27%) HP
7 1 (0.27%) ReadSoft
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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