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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 395 268 313
Rank change year-on-year
-127 +45
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 48 202 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.98% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 2.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 109 64
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
9555 10092 11324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.00% 48.97% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8494 8656 9856
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 £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -77 25 £75,000 -11.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 11 £65,000 +18.18%
Hampshire +13 4 £52,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -7 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire 0 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Middlesex -3 1 £60,000 -2.04%
West Sussex -8 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 108 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (42.59%) Finance
3 42 (38.89%) SAP Basis
4 40 (37.04%) Java
5 33 (30.56%) Coaching
6 32 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (28.70%) Degree
7 31 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (23.15%) Validation
9 25 (23.15%) CRM
9 25 (23.15%) SAP HANA
10 24 (22.22%) NetWeaver
11 23 (21.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (20.37%) LSMW
13 21 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (18.52%) SAP HCM
14 20 (18.52%) Integration Testing
15 19 (17.59%) Performance Management
15 19 (17.59%) SaaS
15 19 (17.59%) Change Management
15 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
16 18 (16.67%) VBA
16 18 (16.67%) .NET
16 18 (16.67%) Document Management
16 18 (16.67%) ServiceNow
17 17 (15.74%) SAP Implementation
17 17 (15.74%) Business Development
17 17 (15.74%) Project Management
17 17 (15.74%) Ariba

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 24 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 6 (5.56%) SAP Portal
3 3 (2.78%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (18.52%) SAP HCM
2 15 (13.89%) SAP CRM
3 12 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
4 10 (9.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (5.56%) SAP HR
6 5 (4.63%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (3.70%) SAP SD
8 3 (2.78%) SAP GRC
8 3 (2.78%) SAP MDM
8 3 (2.78%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (1.85%) SAP FI
9 2 (1.85%) SAP HR-PA
9 2 (1.85%) SAP HR-PD
9 2 (1.85%) SAP Travel Management
10 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) SAP HANA
2 21 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (12.96%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.63%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (20.37%) LSMW
2 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.85%) NWDS
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 46 (42.59%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Billing
3 12 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.48%) Marketing
5 5 (4.63%) General Ledger
5 5 (4.63%) Publishing
5 5 (4.63%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Consultant
1 39 (36.11%) SAP Consultant
2 20 (18.52%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) SAP Developer
3 16 (14.81%) Functional Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 16 (14.81%) SAP Manager
3 16 (14.81%) Subject Matter Expert
4 14 (12.96%) HR Consultant
4 14 (12.96%) SAP HR Consultant
5 13 (12.04%) Analyst
5 13 (12.04%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (12.04%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 13 (12.04%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
6 12 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) Technical Manager
8 7 (6.48%) ABAP Developer
8 7 (6.48%) CRM Developer
8 7 (6.48%) SAP BW Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.89%) SAP Basis
2 18 (16.67%) .NET
3 9 (8.33%) Middleware
3 9 (8.33%) SAP ALE
3 9 (8.33%) SAP BSP
4 8 (7.41%) BAPI
4 8 (7.41%) Web Dynpro
5 7 (6.48%) SAP PI
6 6 (5.56%) EDI
6 6 (5.56%) SAPUI5
7 4 (3.70%) SAP Business Workflow
7 4 (3.70%) Web Services
8 3 (2.78%) SAP XI
9 2 (1.85%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (1.85%) XML
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.93%) MDX
10 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
10 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.81%) Data Conversion
3 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (4.63%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Coaching
2 31 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (23.15%) CRM
4 25 (23.15%) Validation
5 23 (21.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (18.52%) Integration Testing
7 19 (17.59%) Change Management
7 19 (17.59%) Performance Management
7 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
8 18 (16.67%) Document Management
9 17 (15.74%) Business Development
9 17 (15.74%) Project Management
9 17 (15.74%) SAP Implementation
10 16 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (14.81%) Presales
10 16 (14.81%) Problem Management
10 16 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (13.89%) OO
12 12 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.04%) Java
2 18 (16.67%) VBA
3 3 (2.78%) SAPscript
4 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (28.70%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) APMP
2 6 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 17 (15.74%) Ariba
4 3 (2.78%) Sybase
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe
5 2 (1.85%) Cognos
5 2 (1.85%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) Siebel
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
Hampshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £43,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Posted: 17 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago