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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 391 266 249
Rank change year-on-year
-125 -17
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 62 213 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 1.02% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 2.12% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 106 96
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
10080 10049 10282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.30% 48.10% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 8779 8694
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Buckinghamshire -3 23 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Surrey -86 23 £65,000 -23.52% 1
Berkshire -23 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Hampshire +3 5 £47,500 +31.21%
West Sussex - 2 £38,750 - 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) SAP
2 50 (34.25%) Java
2 50 (34.25%) Finance
3 46 (31.51%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (30.14%) SAP Basis
5 42 (28.77%) SAP HANA
6 41 (28.08%) NetWeaver
7 34 (23.29%) SAP BW
8 33 (22.60%) BusinessObjects
9 29 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (18.49%) BAPI
11 26 (17.81%) Degree
12 25 (17.12%) SAP PI
13 22 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (15.07%) Validation
14 21 (14.38%) CRM
14 21 (14.38%) Project Management
15 20 (13.70%) Web Dynpro
15 20 (13.70%) LSMW
15 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (13.01%) Coaching
17 18 (12.33%) SAP Smart Forms
17 18 (12.33%) SAP BI
18 17 (11.64%) Workflow
18 17 (11.64%) Manufacturing
19 16 (10.96%) GAP Analysis
19 16 (10.96%) Enterprise Cloud
20 15 (10.27%) QA
20 15 (10.27%) Change Management
20 15 (10.27%) SAP SD

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (28.08%) NetWeaver
2 7 (4.79%) SAP EP
2 7 (4.79%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.27%) SAP SD
2 11 (7.53%) SAP HCM
3 10 (6.85%) SAP CRM
4 8 (5.48%) SAP HR
5 7 (4.79%) SAP SRM
6 6 (4.11%) SAP MII
6 6 (4.11%) SAP MM
7 4 (2.74%) SAP FI
7 4 (2.74%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (2.05%) SAP LE
8 3 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (2.05%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (2.05%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (1.37%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.37%) SAP FI-CA
9 2 (1.37%) SAP PP
9 2 (1.37%) SAP QM
10 1 (0.68%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.77%) SAP HANA
2 34 (23.29%) SAP BW
3 33 (22.60%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (12.33%) SAP BI
5 5 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.05%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.70%) LSMW
2 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.37%) NWDS
General
1 50 (34.25%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.85%) Retail
4 9 (6.16%) Publishing
5 6 (4.11%) Billing
6 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (33.56%) Consultant
1 49 (33.56%) SAP Consultant
2 36 (24.66%) Developer
3 35 (23.97%) SAP Developer
4 33 (22.60%) Analyst
5 29 (19.86%) ABAP Developer
5 29 (19.86%) SAP Analyst
6 20 (13.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 14 (9.59%) QA Tester
7 14 (9.59%) SAP Support
7 14 (9.59%) SAP Tester
7 14 (9.59%) Tester
8 9 (6.16%) Functional Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) SAP Security Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Security Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) SAP BW Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) Subject Matter Expert
10 7 (4.79%) HR Consultant
10 7 (4.79%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.14%) SAP Basis
2 27 (18.49%) BAPI
3 25 (17.12%) SAP PI
4 20 (13.70%) Web Dynpro
5 18 (12.33%) SAP Smart Forms
6 12 (8.22%) SAP ALE
6 12 (8.22%) SAP Fiori
6 12 (8.22%) SAP XI
7 11 (7.53%) .NET
7 11 (7.53%) SAPUI5
8 8 (5.48%) EDI
9 6 (4.11%) Middleware
10 4 (2.74%) SAP Business Workflow
11 3 (2.05%) SAP BSP
11 3 (2.05%) Web Services
12 2 (1.37%) HTML
12 2 (1.37%) REST
13 1 (0.68%) HTML5
13 1 (0.68%) SOAP
13 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.96%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (6.85%) Data Conversion
4 6 (4.11%) User Experience
5 3 (2.05%) LIMS
5 3 (2.05%) Replication
5 3 (2.05%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.68%) BYOD
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.51%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (15.07%) Validation
4 21 (14.38%) CRM
4 21 (14.38%) Project Management
5 19 (13.01%) Coaching
6 17 (11.64%) Workflow
7 16 (10.96%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (10.27%) Change Management
9 14 (9.59%) Test Strategy
10 13 (8.90%) Integration Testing
10 13 (8.90%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (8.22%) Facilities Management
11 12 (8.22%) ITIL
12 10 (6.85%) Document Management
12 10 (6.85%) Performance Management
12 10 (6.85%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.85%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (6.16%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.25%) Java
2 12 (8.22%) SAPscript
3 10 (6.85%) VBA
4 3 (2.05%) C#
5 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (17.81%) Degree
2 14 (9.59%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 14 (9.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (6.85%) ServiceNow
3 8 (5.48%) Ariba
4 3 (2.05%) Adobe
4 3 (2.05%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Siebel
Woking, Surrey
Pesaro
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Highly Attractive Package
Posted: 25 days ago