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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 216 247 226
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 13
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £46,000 £45,000
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
3068 3376 3507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.65% 57.62% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2643 2915 3011
Median salary £40,063 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +36 23 £47,500 +3.26%
Gloucestershire -7 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (47.50%) Workflow
3 18 (45.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 18 (45.00%) SAP ALE
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
5 14 (35.00%) SAP Business Workflow
6 13 (32.50%) SAP PI
6 13 (32.50%) BAPI
6 13 (32.50%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
8 9 (22.50%) CRM
8 9 (22.50%) EDI
9 8 (20.00%) SAP FI
9 8 (20.00%) SAP MM
9 8 (20.00%) SAP SD
9 8 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (20.00%) SAP CO
9 8 (20.00%) SAP QM
9 8 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
9 8 (20.00%) SAP HANA
10 7 (17.50%) SAPscript
11 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
12 5 (12.50%) Adobe
12 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (12.50%) SAP APO
12 5 (12.50%) SAP BI
12 5 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
12 5 (12.50%) SAP Basis
12 5 (12.50%) SAP Portal

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 3 (7.50%) Gentran
2 3 (7.50%) 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 8 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 8 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 8 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
1 8 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 8 (20.00%) SAP QM
1 8 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 5 (12.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
2 8 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (12.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.50%) NWDS
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (40.00%) 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 23 (57.50%) ABAP Developer
4 13 (32.50%) SAP PI Developer
5 8 (20.00%) 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 2 (5.00%) SAP CO Support
7 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Support
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Support
8 1 (2.50%) ABAP Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) SAP ALE
1 18 (45.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 14 (35.00%) SAP Business Workflow
3 13 (32.50%) BAPI
3 13 (32.50%) SAP PI
4 9 (22.50%) EDI
5 6 (15.00%) Web Services
6 5 (12.50%) SAP Basis
6 5 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (7.50%) SAPUI5
8 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Workflow
2 9 (22.50%) CRM
3 6 (15.00%) 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 13 (32.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) SAPscript
3 3 (7.50%) ActionScript
3 3 (7.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft