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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 213 214 215
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 28 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 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 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
3480 3086 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.77% 57.93% 54.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3032 2789 2677
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £49,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 13 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £35,000 -
Somerset -10 1 £37,500 - 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (51.11%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) NetWeaver
3 20 (44.44%) ITIL
3 20 (44.44%) SAP Basis
4 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle
4 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
5 14 (31.11%) Web Services
6 13 (28.89%) SAP Certification
6 13 (28.89%) SAP GRC
6 13 (28.89%) SAP Security
7 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 12 (26.67%) CRM
8 11 (24.44%) MS Office
9 10 (22.22%) SAP SD
10 9 (20.00%) FTP
10 9 (20.00%) Change Management
10 9 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
10 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (15.56%) Information Security
12 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
12 6 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Retail
13 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (6.67%) B2C
14 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
14 3 (6.67%) CMS

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (51.11%) NetWeaver
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) SAP GRC
2 10 (22.22%) SAP SD
3 3 (6.67%) SAP CRM
3 3 (6.67%) SAP ERP
3 3 (6.67%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
2 19 (42.22%) SAP Analyst
3 15 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (31.11%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (31.11%) Consultant
5 13 (28.89%) Security Consultant
5 13 (28.89%) SAP Security Consultant
5 13 (28.89%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Developer
7 4 (8.89%) SAP Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ABAP Developer
7 4 (8.89%) SAP GRC Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Development Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Security Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) SAP Basis
2 14 (31.11%) Web Services
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 9 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (6.67%) SAP XI
5 3 (6.67%) XML
5 3 (6.67%) SAP ALE
5 3 (6.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) SAP Security
3 12 (26.67%) CRM
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (15.56%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) B2C
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) ERP
8 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) SOA
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Content Management
8 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Time Management
9 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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