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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 868 822 844
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 36 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.053% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.056% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 47
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014 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 21 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
England -25 28 £55,000 +15.78% 6
London +4 20 £57,500 -4.16%
City of London - 9 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £52,500 -
North West - 2 £45,750 - 2
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Warrington - 1 £41,500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £41,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 88 (100.00%) ABAP
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (53.41%) Workflow
3 44 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
4 42 (47.73%) SAP Smart Forms
4 42 (47.73%) SAPscript
5 38 (43.18%) OO
6 37 (42.05%) SAP ALE
7 36 (40.91%) BAPI
8 27 (30.68%) CRM
9 22 (25.00%) SAP HANA
10 18 (20.45%) SAP PI
11 17 (19.32%) Java
12 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (15.91%) Adobe
14 13 (14.77%) Middleware
15 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
15 12 (13.64%) HTML
15 12 (13.64%) Manufacturing
15 12 (13.64%) HTML5
16 11 (12.50%) SAP Portal
16 11 (12.50%) NetWeaver
17 10 (11.36%) LSMW
18 9 (10.23%) Business Development
18 9 (10.23%) SAP R/3
18 9 (10.23%) Web Services
18 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
19 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
19 8 (9.09%) EDI
19 8 (9.09%) Microsoft

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (12.50%) SAP Portal
1 11 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.27%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.27%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.27%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.27%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.27%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.27%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 10 (11.36%) LSMW
3 2 (2.27%) Visual Composer
4 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Introscope
General
1 12 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 42 (47.73%) SAP Smart Forms
3 37 (42.05%) SAP ALE
4 36 (40.91%) BAPI
5 18 (20.45%) SAP PI
6 13 (14.77%) Middleware
7 12 (13.64%) HTML
7 12 (13.64%) HTML5
8 9 (10.23%) Web Services
9 8 (9.09%) EDI
9 8 (9.09%) SAP BSP
9 8 (9.09%) SAP XI
10 2 (2.27%) CSS
10 2 (2.27%) SAP Business Workflow
11 1 (1.14%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Workflow
2 38 (43.18%) OO
3 27 (30.68%) CRM
4 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.23%) Business Development
6 7 (7.95%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.41%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.27%) ERP
9 2 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.27%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.14%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.14%) Web Development
10 1 (1.14%) Data Management
10 1 (1.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) ABAP
2 42 (47.73%) SAPscript
3 17 (19.32%) Java
4 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (15.91%) Adobe
3 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (1.14%) Talend
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