The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 832 826 856
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 65 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.067% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.071% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 35
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ABAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ABAP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ABAP Developer
Salary Trend

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

ABAP Developer Salary Trend in the UK

ABAP Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP Developer over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

ABAP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
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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 -19 54 £50,000 - 2
South East +7 17 £57,500 +21.05%
London +21 15 £57,500 +9.52% 1
North West -14 14 £37,500 -25.00%
Manchester -13 7 £31,250 -37.50%
Surrey - 7 £62,500 -
Berkshire +19 4 - -
West Midlands -36 4 £33,750 -32.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £35,000 -
Reading - 4 - -
City of London +31 3 £57,500 +9.52%
Hertfordshire -18 2 £35,000 -30.00%
East of England -24 2 £35,000 -30.00%
South West - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £33,000 - 1
Rugby - 2 £33,000 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £35,000 -
Glasgow +2 1 £52,500 +81.03%
Coventry -7 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Scotland -10 1 £52,500 +81.03%
Birmingham -22 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Staines - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -

ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ABAP Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 126 (100.00%) ABAP
1 126 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (42.06%) BAPI
3 50 (39.68%) OO
4 44 (34.92%) SAP Smart Forms
5 40 (31.75%) SAPscript
6 39 (30.95%) Web Dynpro
7 34 (26.98%) Workflow
8 28 (22.22%) Java
8 28 (22.22%) SAP ALE
9 24 (19.05%) SAP BW
10 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
10 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (16.67%) CRM
12 19 (15.08%) SAP Business Workflow
13 18 (14.29%) Degree
14 17 (13.49%) Adobe
14 17 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (13.49%) SAP CRM
14 17 (13.49%) NetWeaver
15 16 (12.70%) SAP FI
15 16 (12.70%) SAP MM
15 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
16 15 (11.90%) SAP PI
16 15 (11.90%) SAP BI
16 15 (11.90%) Finance
16 15 (11.90%) SAP HR
17 14 (11.11%) SAP SD
18 12 (9.52%) SAP R/3
19 11 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ABAP Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.49%) NetWeaver
2 10 (7.94%) SAP EP
3 7 (5.56%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (13.49%) SAP CRM
2 16 (12.70%) SAP FI
2 16 (12.70%) SAP MM
3 15 (11.90%) SAP HR
4 14 (11.11%) SAP SD
5 12 (9.52%) SAP R/3
6 11 (8.73%) SAP SRM
6 11 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (8.73%) SAP CO
7 5 (3.97%) SAP WM
8 4 (3.17%) SAP APO
8 4 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (3.17%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.79%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.79%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.79%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) SAP BW
2 15 (11.90%) SAP BI
3 5 (3.97%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.17%) OLAP
4 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (3.17%) Xcelsius
4 4 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) LSMW
2 4 (3.17%) Visual Composer
3 1 (0.79%) Introscope
General
1 22 (17.46%) Manufacturing
2 15 (11.90%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (42.06%) BAPI
2 44 (34.92%) SAP Smart Forms
3 39 (30.95%) Web Dynpro
4 28 (22.22%) SAP ALE
5 19 (15.08%) SAP Business Workflow
6 15 (11.90%) SAP PI
7 8 (6.35%) EDI
8 6 (4.76%) Web Services
8 6 (4.76%) J2EE
9 2 (1.59%) CSS
9 2 (1.59%) HTML
9 2 (1.59%) .NET
9 2 (1.59%) XML
9 2 (1.59%) XML Schema
9 2 (1.59%) HTML5
9 2 (1.59%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.79%) SAP BSP
10 1 (0.79%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) Replication
3 4 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.68%) OO
2 34 (26.98%) Workflow
3 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.67%) CRM
5 17 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (4.76%) Logistics
8 4 (3.17%) OOP
8 4 (3.17%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.17%) SOA
8 4 (3.17%) Information Management
8 4 (3.17%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (3.17%) Data Governance
8 4 (3.17%) Metadata Management
9 3 (2.38%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.38%) ERP
9 3 (2.38%) TDD
9 3 (2.38%) Automated Testing
10 2 (1.59%) Web Design
10 2 (1.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 126 (100.00%) ABAP
2 40 (31.75%) SAPscript
3 28 (22.22%) Java
4 9 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Degree
2 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (13.49%) Adobe
3 4 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.79%) Sony
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