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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 852 831 846
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 44 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.047% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.050% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 39
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

ABAP Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Consultant
Top 11 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 17 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
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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 -34 32 £56,250 +18.42% 1
London +12 21 £57,500 -4.16% 1
City of London - 6 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 5 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £53,750 -
Manchester - 2 £57,500 -
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) ABAP
1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 62 (55.86%) SAPscript
3 60 (54.05%) Web Dynpro
4 58 (52.25%) Workflow
5 53 (47.75%) SAP Smart Forms
6 46 (41.44%) OO
7 42 (37.84%) SAP ALE
8 39 (35.14%) BAPI
9 38 (34.23%) SAP HANA
10 32 (28.83%) SAP PI
11 26 (23.42%) Java
11 26 (23.42%) CRM
12 22 (19.82%) HTML
12 22 (19.82%) HTML5
13 19 (17.12%) Adobe
14 18 (16.22%) Eclipse
14 18 (16.22%) Middleware
15 17 (15.32%) EDI
15 17 (15.32%) Manufacturing
15 17 (15.32%) LSMW
15 17 (15.32%) SAP Portal
16 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
17 15 (13.51%) Web Services
17 15 (13.51%) NetWeaver
17 15 (13.51%) Business Development
18 14 (12.61%) SAP XI
19 13 (11.71%) SAP BSP
20 12 (10.81%) Degree
20 12 (10.81%) Mobile App

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (15.32%) SAP Portal
2 15 (13.51%) NetWeaver
3 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.90%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.90%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) VPN
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.90%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Eclipse
2 17 (15.32%) LSMW
3 4 (3.60%) Introscope
4 2 (1.80%) Visual Composer
5 1 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (15.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
4 3 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.05%) Web Dynpro
2 53 (47.75%) SAP Smart Forms
3 42 (37.84%) SAP ALE
4 39 (35.14%) BAPI
5 32 (28.83%) SAP PI
6 22 (19.82%) HTML5
6 22 (19.82%) HTML
7 18 (16.22%) Middleware
8 17 (15.32%) EDI
9 15 (13.51%) Web Services
10 14 (12.61%) SAP XI
11 13 (11.71%) SAP BSP
12 7 (6.31%) CSS
13 4 (3.60%) OLE
14 3 (2.70%) SAP Business Workflow
15 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) Windows
1 1 (0.90%) Linux
1 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Workflow
2 46 (41.44%) OO
3 26 (23.42%) CRM
4 15 (13.51%) Business Development
5 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.31%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (6.31%) Migration
6 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.31%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (4.50%) SOA
8 4 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.60%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.70%) Data Migration
9 3 (2.70%) ERP
9 3 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.80%) Software Engineering
11 1 (0.90%) Web Development
11 1 (0.90%) Asset Management
11 1 (0.90%) Data Management
11 1 (0.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) ABAP
2 62 (55.86%) SAPscript
3 26 (23.42%) Java
4 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.80%) SQL
6 1 (0.90%) C#
6 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.31%) SAP Certification
4 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (17.12%) Adobe
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.31%) Sybase
4 1 (0.90%) Talend