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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 234 238 230
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 8 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,800 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
3010 3222 3343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.42% 55.60% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 2776 2882
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
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 27 May 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
Gloucestershire +5 7 £46,250 -
Wiltshire +9 1 £42,500 -3.95%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 20 (95.24%) SAP
2 14 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (57.14%) SAP ALE
4 10 (47.62%) SAP IS-U
4 10 (47.62%) CRM
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) BAPI
6 6 (28.57%) SAP PI
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) SAP Portal
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) SLA
7 5 (23.81%) Adobe
7 5 (23.81%) Workflow
7 5 (23.81%) Web Dynpro
8 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) B2B
8 4 (19.05%) Logistics
9 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
9 3 (14.29%) SAP QM
9 3 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (14.29%) SAPUI5
9 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
9 3 (14.29%) SAP LE
9 3 (14.29%) MS Office
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (14.29%) SAP SD

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 (23.81%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 3 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 3 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (14.29%) SAP LE
2 3 (14.29%) SAP MM
2 3 (14.29%) SAP PP
2 3 (14.29%) SAP PS
2 3 (14.29%) SAP QM
2 3 (14.29%) SAP SD
2 3 (14.29%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) ABAP Developer
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) SAP Developer
3 9 (42.86%) SAP PI Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP XI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 12 (57.14%) SAP ALE
3 9 (42.86%) BAPI
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) SAP PI
5 5 (23.81%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (14.29%) SAPUI5
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) B2B
3 4 (19.05%) Logistics
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft