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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 243 273 268
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 225 186 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 1.61% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 71
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
10321 11537 11454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.54% 49.08% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8835 9954 10027
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +12 123 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 48 £55,000 +139.13% 1
Berkshire +14 20 £60,000 -12.72% 2
Middlesex +26 18 £61,250 -
Hampshire -2 6 - - 3
Oxfordshire +12 3 - - 1
Home Counties +5 3 £65,000 +18.18%
West Sussex -6 3 £52,500 -10.63%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 430 (99.31%) SAP
2 177 (40.88%) Business Development
3 163 (37.64%) Coaching
4 157 (36.26%) SAP Implementation
5 129 (29.79%) SAP MM
6 74 (17.09%) CRM
7 68 (15.70%) SAP R/3
8 64 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
9 62 (14.32%) SAP BW
10 60 (13.86%) SAP PI
11 59 (13.63%) Billing
12 55 (12.70%) SAP CRM
13 51 (11.78%) Finance
13 51 (11.78%) SAP XI
13 51 (11.78%) SAP FI
13 51 (11.78%) Pharmaceutical
14 50 (11.55%) SAP SD
15 49 (11.32%) ERP
15 49 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (11.09%) SAP CO
16 48 (11.09%) Data Modelling
16 48 (11.09%) SAP BI
17 47 (10.85%) SAP FI/CO
17 47 (10.85%) Workflow
18 45 (10.39%) SAP SCM
19 43 (9.93%) OO
19 43 (9.93%) SAP HANA
19 43 (9.93%) Procure-to-pay
20 41 (9.47%) LSMW
21 40 (9.24%) Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (7.62%) NetWeaver
2 27 (6.24%) SAP Portal
3 14 (3.23%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 129 (29.79%) SAP MM
2 68 (15.70%) SAP R/3
3 55 (12.70%) SAP CRM
4 51 (11.78%) SAP FI
5 50 (11.55%) SAP SD
6 48 (11.09%) SAP CO
7 47 (10.85%) SAP FI/CO
8 45 (10.39%) SAP SCM
9 38 (8.78%) SAP IS-U
10 33 (7.62%) SAP WM
10 33 (7.62%) SAP APO
11 32 (7.39%) SAP SRM
12 31 (7.16%) SAP LE
13 19 (4.39%) SAP ERP
14 17 (3.93%) SAP PS
15 12 (2.77%) SAP EBP
16 8 (1.85%) AWD
17 5 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 4 (0.92%) SAP HCM
19 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.39%) SaaS
2 4 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.32%) SAP BW
2 48 (11.09%) SAP BI
3 43 (9.93%) SAP HANA
4 37 (8.55%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (2.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.69%) DB2
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 41 (9.47%) LSMW
2 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (13.63%) Billing
2 51 (11.78%) Finance
2 51 (11.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 30 (6.93%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.16%) Marketing
5 11 (2.54%) Automotive
6 8 (1.85%) Legal
6 8 (1.85%) Banking
7 7 (1.62%) Retail
8 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 318 (73.44%) Consultant
2 305 (70.44%) SAP Consultant
3 143 (33.03%) SAP MM Consultant
4 130 (30.02%) Managing Consultant
5 64 (14.78%) SAP WM Consultant
6 55 (12.70%) SAP SRM Consultant
7 43 (9.93%) Analyst
8 38 (8.78%) SAP Analyst
9 34 (7.85%) SAP SD Consultant
9 34 (7.85%) Developer
10 33 (7.62%) SAP APO Consultant
11 32 (7.39%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 30 (6.93%) SAP Developer
13 26 (6.00%) SAP Support
14 25 (5.77%) SAP P2P Consultant
14 25 (5.77%) SAP EWM Consultant
15 21 (4.85%) SAP Technical Consultant
15 21 (4.85%) Technical Consultant
16 20 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
16 20 (4.62%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (13.86%) SAP PI
2 51 (11.78%) SAP XI
3 37 (8.55%) BAPI
4 34 (7.85%) Middleware
5 33 (7.62%) SAP Basis
6 31 (7.16%) SAP BSP
7 30 (6.93%) Web Dynpro
8 17 (3.93%) SAP ALE
9 15 (3.46%) SAP Smart Forms
10 12 (2.77%) EDI
10 12 (2.77%) Web Services
11 10 (2.31%) SAP Business Workflow
12 8 (1.85%) HTML
12 8 (1.85%) HTML5
13 5 (1.15%) REST
14 4 (0.92%) .NET
15 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET
16 2 (0.46%) XML
16 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
17 1 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.39%) Replication
3 7 (1.62%) Smart Meter
4 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (0.69%) FMCG
5 2 (0.46%) LIMS
5 2 (0.46%) Learning Management System
5 2 (0.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.23%) Life Science
6 1 (0.23%) iSeries
6 1 (0.23%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.23%) Statistics
6 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.92%) Windows
2 3 (0.69%) AIX
3 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (40.88%) Business Development
2 163 (37.64%) Coaching
3 157 (36.26%) SAP Implementation
4 74 (17.09%) CRM
5 64 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (11.32%) ERP
6 49 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (11.09%) Data Modelling
8 47 (10.85%) Workflow
9 43 (9.93%) OO
9 43 (9.93%) Procure-to-pay
10 40 (9.24%) Migration
11 38 (8.78%) Logistics
12 32 (7.39%) ITIL
13 27 (6.24%) ETL
14 21 (4.85%) Waterfall
14 21 (4.85%) OOP
15 19 (4.39%) Data Migration
15 19 (4.39%) Unit Testing
16 17 (3.93%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.85%) Java
2 31 (7.16%) C
3 15 (3.46%) SAPscript
4 11 (2.54%) SQL
5 5 (1.15%) C#
6 3 (0.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.46%) R
8 1 (0.23%) VB6
8 1 (0.23%) VBScript
8 1 (0.23%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (7.16%) Degree
2 8 (1.85%) CCA
3 5 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.15%) SLA
2 3 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) GxP
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 430 (99.31%) SAP
2 37 (8.55%) Business Objects
3 10 (2.31%) Oracle
4 9 (2.08%) Adobe
5 6 (1.39%) IBM
6 4 (0.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.69%) Tableau
7 3 (0.69%) VMware
7 3 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.23%) CA
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
Surrey
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,Negotiable salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home based
Posted: 16 days ago