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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 214 202 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 22 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.26% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.45% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3429 2874 3092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.65% 56.91% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 2578 2802
Average salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire - 9 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £29,500 -
Somerset - 2 £37,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (40.63%) SAP GRC
2 13 (40.63%) SAP Certification
2 13 (40.63%) NetWeaver
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SAP Security
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 11 (34.38%) SAP Basis
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) MS Office
6 7 (21.88%) CRM
7 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
7 6 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.63%) SAP Smart Forms
8 5 (15.63%) Change Management
8 5 (15.63%) SAP SD
8 5 (15.63%) FTP
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.25%) B2C
10 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.25%) CMS

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (40.63%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (40.63%) SAP GRC
2 5 (15.63%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.25%) SAP CRM
3 2 (6.25%) SAP ECC
3 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Consultant
1 14 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (40.63%) SAP Security Consultant
2 13 (40.63%) Security Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Analyst
4 10 (31.25%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (28.13%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (15.63%) Developer
8 4 (12.50%) SAP GRC Consultant
9 3 (9.38%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (9.38%) SAP Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Development Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 2 (6.25%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 11 (34.38%) SAP Basis
3 7 (21.88%) HTML
4 5 (15.63%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) SAP XI
5 2 (6.25%) SAP PI
5 2 (6.25%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) SAP Security
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) CRM
4 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) B2C
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Content Management
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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