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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 249 300 270
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -30
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 202 161 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.70% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 1.41% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108 66 69
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%
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
10188 11433 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.98% 49.82% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8739 9963 9704
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +12 112 £85,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +42 49 £55,000 +139.13% 1
Berkshire +6 15 £62,500 +6.38%
Middlesex +20 10 £57,500 -
Hampshire -1 6 - -
Oxfordshire +18 3 - - 3
West Sussex +11 3 £52,500 -19.23%
Home Counties - 3 £65,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 407 (99.27%) SAP
2 173 (42.20%) Business Development
3 156 (38.05%) Coaching
4 150 (36.59%) SAP Implementation
5 133 (32.44%) SAP MM
6 67 (16.34%) CRM
7 66 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (16.10%) SAP PI
8 61 (14.88%) SAP R/3
9 60 (14.63%) SAP BW
10 59 (14.39%) Billing
11 57 (13.90%) SAP XI
12 54 (13.17%) SAP BI
13 50 (12.20%) Finance
14 49 (11.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 49 (11.95%) SAP SD
15 48 (11.71%) Workflow
15 48 (11.71%) SAP CRM
16 46 (11.22%) SAP FI
16 46 (11.22%) SAP SCM
17 45 (10.98%) SAP CO
17 45 (10.98%) Procure-to-pay
18 44 (10.73%) SAP FI/CO
19 43 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
19 43 (10.49%) SAP HANA
20 40 (9.76%) Data Modelling
21 39 (9.51%) ERP
21 39 (9.51%) Logistics
21 39 (9.51%) LSMW
21 39 (9.51%) SAP SRM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (8.78%) SAP Portal
2 32 (7.80%) NetWeaver
3 18 (4.39%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 133 (32.44%) SAP MM
2 61 (14.88%) SAP R/3
3 49 (11.95%) SAP SD
4 48 (11.71%) SAP CRM
5 46 (11.22%) SAP FI
5 46 (11.22%) SAP SCM
6 45 (10.98%) SAP CO
7 44 (10.73%) SAP FI/CO
8 39 (9.51%) SAP SRM
9 31 (7.56%) SAP LE
9 31 (7.56%) SAP APO
9 31 (7.56%) SAP IS-U
9 31 (7.56%) SAP WM
10 18 (4.39%) SAP PS
11 15 (3.66%) SAP EBP
12 13 (3.17%) SAP ERP
13 8 (1.95%) AWD
14 4 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 3 (0.73%) SAP HCM
15 3 (0.73%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.46%) SaaS
2 3 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.63%) SAP BW
2 54 (13.17%) SAP BI
3 43 (10.49%) SAP HANA
4 29 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.22%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.73%) DB2
7 3 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 39 (9.51%) LSMW
2 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (14.39%) Billing
2 50 (12.20%) Finance
3 49 (11.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 25 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.90%) Marketing
6 10 (2.44%) Automotive
7 8 (1.95%) Legal
8 7 (1.71%) Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Retail
10 3 (0.73%) Publishing
10 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 309 (75.37%) Consultant
2 295 (71.95%) SAP Consultant
3 138 (33.66%) SAP MM Consultant
4 122 (29.76%) Managing Consultant
5 59 (14.39%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 57 (13.90%) SAP WM Consultant
7 33 (8.05%) Analyst
8 32 (7.80%) SAP Analyst
9 31 (7.56%) SAP SD Consultant
9 31 (7.56%) SAP APO Consultant
10 30 (7.32%) SAP Support
11 28 (6.83%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 25 (6.10%) Developer
13 24 (5.85%) SAP EWM Consultant
13 24 (5.85%) SAP P2P Consultant
14 23 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (5.61%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 21 (5.12%) SAP Developer
16 20 (4.88%) SAP Team Leader
16 20 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (16.10%) SAP PI
2 57 (13.90%) SAP XI
3 31 (7.56%) SAP Basis
3 31 (7.56%) Web Dynpro
3 31 (7.56%) BAPI
4 26 (6.34%) Middleware
5 23 (5.61%) SAP BSP
6 17 (4.15%) SAP ALE
7 13 (3.17%) SAP Smart Forms
8 10 (2.44%) EDI
8 10 (2.44%) Web Services
8 10 (2.44%) SAP Business Workflow
9 7 (1.71%) HTML5
9 7 (1.71%) HTML
10 5 (1.22%) REST
11 4 (0.98%) .NET
12 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
14 1 (0.24%) SAP TM
14 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.93%) Replication
3 7 (1.71%) Smart Meter
4 3 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.49%) User Experience
5 2 (0.49%) Learning Management System
5 2 (0.49%) Data Extraction
5 2 (0.49%) FMCG
5 2 (0.49%) LIMS
6 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.24%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.73%) Windows
1 3 (0.73%) AIX
2 1 (0.24%) Linux
2 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (42.20%) Business Development
2 156 (38.05%) Coaching
3 150 (36.59%) SAP Implementation
4 67 (16.34%) CRM
5 66 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (11.71%) Workflow
7 45 (10.98%) Procure-to-pay
8 43 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (9.76%) Data Modelling
10 39 (9.51%) ERP
10 39 (9.51%) Logistics
11 38 (9.27%) ITIL
12 34 (8.29%) OO
13 32 (7.80%) Migration
14 24 (5.85%) ETL
15 20 (4.88%) Unit Testing
16 18 (4.39%) Data Migration
17 15 (3.66%) Integration Testing
17 15 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (3.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.78%) Java
2 27 (6.59%) C
3 13 (3.17%) SAPscript
4 10 (2.44%) SQL
5 5 (1.22%) C#
6 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.49%) R
8 1 (0.24%) VB6
8 1 (0.24%) VBScript
8 1 (0.24%) VB
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (6.59%) Degree
2 7 (1.71%) CCA
3 5 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.73%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 407 (99.27%) SAP
2 29 (7.07%) Business Objects
3 9 (2.20%) Adobe
4 7 (1.71%) Oracle
5 6 (1.46%) IBM
6 3 (0.73%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.73%) HP
6 3 (0.73%) VMware
6 3 (0.73%) Tableau
7 1 (0.24%) CA
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
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