The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 860 872 814
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -58
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 21 20 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.020% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 55
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £45,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ABAP Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the UK.

ABAP Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

ABAP Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

ABAP Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
England +1 17 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East -2 14 £52,500 +28.04%
Surrey - 8 - -
Egham - 8 - -
London +17 3 £58,750 +2.17%
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
City of London +3 2 £60,000 +4.34%

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) ABAP
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (69.77%) OO
3 27 (62.79%) BAPI
4 18 (41.86%) SAP Smart Forms
5 17 (39.53%) Web Dynpro
6 15 (34.88%) SAPscript
6 15 (34.88%) SAP ALE
7 13 (30.23%) Workflow
8 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (27.91%) Java
9 11 (25.58%) CRM
9 11 (25.58%) LSMW
10 10 (23.26%) SAP HANA
11 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (20.93%) Adobe
11 9 (20.93%) SAP BW
12 8 (18.60%) Middleware
12 8 (18.60%) SAP R/3
12 8 (18.60%) SAP XI
12 8 (18.60%) SAP BSP
12 8 (18.60%) Marketing
12 8 (18.60%) Business Development
12 8 (18.60%) AWD
13 5 (11.63%) SAP BI
13 5 (11.63%) Web Services
14 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.30%) ETL
14 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
14 4 (9.30%) NetWeaver

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) SAP R/3
1 8 (18.60%) AWD
2 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
3 2 (4.65%) SAP HR
3 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
3 2 (4.65%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.65%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.65%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SAP HANA
2 9 (20.93%) SAP BW
3 5 (11.63%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) LSMW
2 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) BAPI
2 18 (41.86%) SAP Smart Forms
3 17 (39.53%) Web Dynpro
4 15 (34.88%) SAP ALE
5 8 (18.60%) SAP XI
5 8 (18.60%) SAP BSP
5 8 (18.60%) Middleware
6 5 (11.63%) Web Services
7 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) FMCG
2 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) OO
2 13 (30.23%) Workflow
3 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (25.58%) CRM
5 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.60%) Business Development
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
8 3 (6.98%) OOP
9 2 (4.65%) Logistics
9 2 (4.65%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.33%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.33%) Data Management
10 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) ABAP
2 15 (34.88%) SAPscript
3 12 (27.91%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (20.93%) Adobe
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Talend