The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 850 821 827
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 61 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.050% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.053% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 65
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 July 2014 within the UK.

ABAP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 28 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 July 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 -42 51 £45,250 +0.55% 2
West Midlands -9 16 £35,000 -30.00%
North West +10 13 £47,500 +11.76% 1
London -35 11 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Birmingham +1 9 £37,500 -25.00%
Manchester +9 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Scotland - 6 £50,500 - 2
Warwickshire +16 5 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Rugby - 5 £35,000 -
East of England -13 4 £50,000 +58.73%
Hertfordshire -14 4 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 4 £50,500 -
East Midlands -15 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 -
Northampton - 3 £40,000 -
South West -12 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £52,500 - 2
North Yorkshire -12 1 £45,500 +102.22%
Yorkshire -29 1 £45,500 +160.00%
City of London - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £37,500 -
Watford - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £45,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -

ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 105 (100.00%) ABAP
1 105 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (44.76%) SAP Smart Forms
3 42 (40.00%) SAPscript
4 34 (32.38%) Workflow
5 33 (31.43%) OO
6 31 (29.52%) BAPI
7 28 (26.67%) Web Dynpro
8 22 (20.95%) SAP BW
9 21 (20.00%) Adobe
9 21 (20.00%) SAP ALE
9 21 (20.00%) SAP PI
10 17 (16.19%) Java
11 16 (15.24%) EDI
12 14 (13.33%) CRM
12 14 (13.33%) Finance
13 13 (12.38%) SAP FI
14 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (11.43%) LSMW
14 12 (11.43%) Manufacturing
15 11 (10.48%) SAP R/3
16 10 (9.52%) SAP HR
16 10 (9.52%) Web Services
16 10 (9.52%) SAP CRM
16 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.57%) SAP Business Workflow
17 9 (8.57%) SAP APO
17 9 (8.57%) SAP MM
18 8 (7.62%) SAP SD
18 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (2.86%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.95%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Office
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (12.38%) SAP FI
2 11 (10.48%) SAP R/3
3 10 (9.52%) SAP HR
3 10 (9.52%) SAP CRM
4 9 (8.57%) SAP APO
4 9 (8.57%) SAP MM
5 8 (7.62%) SAP SD
6 6 (5.71%) SAP CO
6 6 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (5.71%) SAP SRM
7 4 (3.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (3.81%) SAP HCM
8 3 (2.86%) SAP xRPM
8 3 (2.86%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SAP BW
2 8 (7.62%) SAP HANA
3 6 (5.71%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) LSMW
2 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.90%) Toad
4 1 (0.95%) Introscope
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) French Language
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (44.76%) SAP Smart Forms
2 31 (29.52%) BAPI
3 28 (26.67%) Web Dynpro
4 21 (20.00%) SAP ALE
4 21 (20.00%) SAP PI
5 16 (15.24%) EDI
6 10 (9.52%) Web Services
7 9 (8.57%) SAP Business Workflow
8 6 (5.71%) HTML
8 6 (5.71%) SAP XI
9 4 (3.81%) CSS
9 4 (3.81%) XML
9 4 (3.81%) XML Schema
9 4 (3.81%) HTML5
10 1 (0.95%) SAP BSP
10 1 (0.95%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (0.95%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Workflow
2 33 (31.43%) OO
3 14 (13.33%) CRM
4 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.67%) SOA
7 6 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.76%) ERP
9 3 (2.86%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.86%) Logistics
10 2 (1.90%) Migration
10 2 (1.90%) Software Architecture
10 2 (1.90%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (0.95%) Data Migration
11 1 (0.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) ABAP
2 42 (40.00%) SAPscript
3 17 (16.19%) Java
4 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) X++
5 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (20.00%) Adobe
3 3 (2.86%) SEEBURGER
4 2 (1.90%) Sybase
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
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