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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 876 926 953
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 72 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.041% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.042% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,800 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

ABAP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 30 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 30 April 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
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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 +41 67 £45,000 +1.12% 7
Yorkshire +31 16 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -11 12 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West - 11 £40,000 - 1
London +4 8 £60,000 +36.36% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £40,000 -
North West - 7 £50,000 - 1
North East - 5 £65,000 -
Manchester - 4 - -
South East +25 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £37,000 - 1
Durham - 3 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +5 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £51,250 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £60,000 -
Solihull - 2 £43,750 -
City of London +42 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Luton - 1 £52,500 -
Crewe - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £47,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -

ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 183 (100.00%) ABAP
2 182 (99.45%) SAP
3 77 (42.08%) SAP Smart Forms
4 76 (41.53%) Workflow
4 76 (41.53%) CRM
5 64 (34.97%) SAP Fiori
6 62 (33.88%) Web Dynpro
7 60 (32.79%) OO
8 50 (27.32%) SAPscript
9 48 (26.23%) SAP HANA
10 39 (21.31%) SAPUI5
11 34 (18.58%) SAP CRM
12 33 (18.03%) SAP BW
13 32 (17.49%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (16.39%) Manufacturing
15 29 (15.85%) SAP PI
15 29 (15.85%) Retail
16 28 (15.30%) BAPI
16 28 (15.30%) SAP BI
16 28 (15.30%) SAP SD
17 27 (14.75%) SAP FI
17 27 (14.75%) SAP FI/CO
17 27 (14.75%) SAP CO
18 26 (14.21%) Web Services
19 25 (13.66%) NetWeaver
20 24 (13.11%) SAP MM
20 24 (13.11%) OOP
21 23 (12.57%) Workflow Development
22 22 (12.02%) Java
22 22 (12.02%) SAP APO

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 25 (13.66%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.19%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (18.58%) SAP CRM
2 28 (15.30%) SAP SD
3 27 (14.75%) SAP CO
3 27 (14.75%) SAP FI
3 27 (14.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 24 (13.11%) SAP MM
5 22 (12.02%) SAP APO
6 18 (9.84%) SAP QM
7 16 (8.74%) SAP SCM
8 13 (7.10%) SAP IS-U
9 7 (3.83%) SAP HR
10 4 (2.19%) SAP ERP
11 3 (1.64%) SAP BPC
11 3 (1.64%) SAP SRM
12 2 (1.09%) SAP HCM
12 2 (1.09%) SAP WM
13 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.55%) SAP FI-AP
13 1 (0.55%) SAP FI-AR
13 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.23%) SAP HANA
2 33 (18.03%) SAP BW
3 28 (15.30%) SAP BI
4 21 (11.48%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.10%) LSMW
2 3 (1.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.64%) NWDS
3 1 (0.55%) Hudson
3 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (16.39%) Manufacturing
2 29 (15.85%) Retail
3 6 (3.28%) Finance
4 2 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (42.08%) SAP Smart Forms
2 64 (34.97%) SAP Fiori
3 62 (33.88%) Web Dynpro
4 39 (21.31%) SAPUI5
5 29 (15.85%) SAP PI
6 28 (15.30%) BAPI
7 26 (14.21%) Web Services
8 18 (9.84%) SAP Basis
9 15 (8.20%) HTML
10 13 (7.10%) SAP ALE
11 12 (6.56%) CSS
12 10 (5.46%) EDI
13 6 (3.28%) HTML5
13 6 (3.28%) SAP XI
14 4 (2.19%) SOAP
14 4 (2.19%) XML
15 3 (1.64%) JDBC
15 3 (1.64%) REST
16 2 (1.09%) SAP BSP
16 2 (1.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.20%) User Experience
2 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.56%) FMCG
4 2 (1.09%) Blog
5 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.53%) CRM
1 76 (41.53%) Workflow
2 60 (32.79%) OO
3 32 (17.49%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (13.11%) OOP
5 23 (12.57%) Workflow Development
6 18 (9.84%) Logistics
7 13 (7.10%) Business Development
7 13 (7.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.37%) Migration
10 7 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.28%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.28%) ERP
11 6 (3.28%) Facilities Management
12 5 (2.73%) Technical Analysis
13 4 (2.19%) Project Management
13 4 (2.19%) SAP Implementation
13 4 (2.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 183 (100.00%) ABAP
2 50 (27.32%) SAPscript
3 22 (12.02%) Java
4 8 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.19%) COBOL
6 3 (1.64%) C#
6 3 (1.64%) SQL
7 1 (0.55%) C
7 1 (0.55%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.55%) R
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.55%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (7.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
Vendors
1 182 (99.45%) SAP
2 15 (8.20%) Adobe
3 2 (1.09%) IBM
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle
4 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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