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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 848 841 837
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 51 64 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.059% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.062% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 35
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 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 22 December 2014 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 22 December 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 -18 37 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South East +3 16 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Berkshire +22 9 £52,500 +10.52%
North West -11 6 £40,000 -20.00%
London -6 5 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Scotland +8 4 £46,500 +60.34%
West Midlands -35 4 £33,000 -41.33% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £33,000 - 1
Reading - 4 - -
Rugby - 4 £33,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +6 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Surrey -8 3 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Merseyside - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +14 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Glasgow +12 2 £48,000 +65.51%
South West -2 2 £43,750 -16.66%
North East -12 2 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands +15 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Somerset +7 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire -20 1 £35,000 -30.00%
East of England -23 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Manchester -34 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Kirkcaldy - 1 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £35,000 -
Taunton - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -

ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 120 (100.00%) ABAP
1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (42.50%) OO
3 48 (40.00%) BAPI
4 37 (30.83%) Web Dynpro
5 36 (30.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 30 (25.00%) SAPscript
7 27 (22.50%) Workflow
7 27 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (22.50%) Java
8 24 (20.00%) SAP BW
9 20 (16.67%) SAP ALE
10 19 (15.83%) CRM
10 19 (15.83%) Manufacturing
10 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (14.17%) NetWeaver
12 15 (12.50%) SAP CRM
12 15 (12.50%) Finance
12 15 (12.50%) SAP MM
12 15 (12.50%) Degree
12 15 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
13 14 (11.67%) SAP BI
14 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
14 13 (10.83%) SAP PI
15 12 (10.00%) SAP SD
16 11 (9.17%) SAP FI
16 11 (9.17%) SAP EP
17 10 (8.33%) SAP CO
17 10 (8.33%) SAP SRM
17 10 (8.33%) SAP HR

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (14.17%) NetWeaver
2 11 (9.17%) SAP EP
3 7 (5.83%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (12.50%) SAP CRM
1 15 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 12 (10.00%) SAP SD
3 11 (9.17%) SAP FI
4 10 (8.33%) SAP SRM
4 10 (8.33%) SAP HR
4 10 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (8.33%) SAP CO
5 7 (5.83%) SAP R/3
6 5 (4.17%) SAP WM
7 2 (1.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.83%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.83%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.83%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.83%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 14 (11.67%) SAP BI
3 6 (5.00%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.33%) OLAP
4 4 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (3.33%) Xcelsius
4 4 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) LSMW
1 4 (3.33%) Visual Composer
General
1 19 (15.83%) Manufacturing
2 15 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (40.00%) BAPI
2 37 (30.83%) Web Dynpro
3 36 (30.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 20 (16.67%) SAP ALE
5 15 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
6 13 (10.83%) SAP PI
7 7 (5.83%) J2EE
8 4 (3.33%) Web Services
8 4 (3.33%) EDI
9 3 (2.50%) XML
9 3 (2.50%) HTML
10 2 (1.67%) .NET
11 1 (0.83%) CSS
11 1 (0.83%) Middleware
11 1 (0.83%) HTML5
11 1 (0.83%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.83%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.33%) Replication
3 4 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) OO
2 27 (22.50%) Workflow
2 27 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (15.83%) CRM
4 8 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (5.00%) Logistics
6 5 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (4.17%) ETL
7 4 (3.33%) OOP
7 4 (3.33%) ERP
7 4 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.33%) Information Management
7 4 (3.33%) Data Governance
7 4 (3.33%) Metadata Management
8 3 (2.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (2.50%) Software Architecture
8 3 (2.50%) TDD
9 2 (1.67%) Web Design
9 2 (1.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) ABAP
2 30 (25.00%) SAPscript
3 27 (22.50%) Java
4 9 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) X++
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (7.50%) Adobe
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.67%) Sony
5 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
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