The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 213 248 222
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 10
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,750 £40,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,700 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2971 3421 3547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.02% 56.76% 57.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2933 3038
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

ABAP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the South West region.

ABAP Salary Trend in the South West

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the South West

ABAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Wiltshire +34 20 £42,500 -3.95% 3
Gloucestershire +1 4 - -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 39 (97.50%) SAP
2 20 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 19 (47.50%) SAP ALE
4 17 (42.50%) Workflow
5 15 (37.50%) BAPI
6 14 (35.00%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) SAP Business Workflow
7 12 (30.00%) SAP PI
8 11 (27.50%) Java
8 11 (27.50%) CRM
8 11 (27.50%) SAP BW
9 9 (22.50%) SAP IS-U
10 8 (20.00%) EDI
10 8 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) SAPscript
11 7 (17.50%) SAP FI
11 7 (17.50%) SAP MM
11 7 (17.50%) SAP SD
11 7 (17.50%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (17.50%) SAP CO
11 7 (17.50%) SAP QM
11 7 (17.50%) SAP HANA
12 5 (12.50%) SAP Portal
12 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
12 5 (12.50%) Adobe
12 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (10.00%) B2B
13 4 (10.00%) SLA
13 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (12.50%) SAP Portal
2 2 (5.00%) Gentran
2 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (17.50%) SAP CO
2 7 (17.50%) SAP FI
2 7 (17.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (17.50%) SAP MM
2 7 (17.50%) SAP QM
2 7 (17.50%) SAP SD
3 4 (10.00%) SAP APO
3 4 (10.00%) SAP HCM
3 4 (10.00%) SAP HR
3 4 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (7.50%) SAP CRM
4 3 (7.50%) SAP LE
4 3 (7.50%) SAP PP
4 3 (7.50%) SAP PS
4 3 (7.50%) SAP WM
5 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SAP BW
2 7 (17.50%) SAP HANA
3 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.00%) NWDS
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 30 (75.00%) SAP Developer
3 25 (62.50%) ABAP Developer
4 14 (35.00%) SAP PI Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Messaging Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) HR Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Payroll Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) SAP HR Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) SAP Manager
6 4 (10.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) ABAP Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) SAP CO Support
7 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO Support
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Support
7 1 (2.50%) SAP XI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 19 (47.50%) SAP ALE
3 15 (37.50%) BAPI
4 12 (30.00%) SAP Business Workflow
4 12 (30.00%) SAP PI
5 8 (20.00%) EDI
5 8 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis
8 3 (7.50%) SAP Fiori
8 3 (7.50%) SAPUI5
9 2 (5.00%) REST
10 1 (2.50%) .NET
10 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Workflow
2 11 (27.50%) CRM
3 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.00%) B2B
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.00%) Data Management
4 4 (10.00%) Logistics
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) SAPscript
3 2 (5.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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