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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 847 868 798
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -70
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 43 37 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.033% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.035% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 73
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 30 March 2015 within the UK.

ABAP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 23 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 March 2015. 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 +10 32 £44,000 -2.22% 3
London +17 19 £44,500 -22.60% 1
Fife - 6 £48,750 -
City of London - 6 £47,500 -
Scotland - 6 £48,750 - 2
East of England +16 5 £42,500 -3.40%
Hertfordshire -5 3 £42,500 -3.40%
South East - 3 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -40 2 £36,750 -17.41%
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £36,750 -
Glenrothes - 2 £45,000 -
Rugby - 2 £36,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
South West -21 1 - -
North West - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 91 (100.00%) ABAP
1 91 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (47.25%) OO
3 33 (36.26%) SAPscript
4 25 (27.47%) Web Dynpro
4 25 (27.47%) SAP Smart Forms
4 25 (27.47%) BAPI
5 20 (21.98%) Workflow
6 18 (19.78%) SAP BW
6 18 (19.78%) Degree
7 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (17.58%) Finance
8 16 (17.58%) Java
9 14 (15.38%) .NET
10 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
11 11 (12.09%) SAP SD
12 10 (10.99%) Web Services
12 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
13 9 (9.89%) SAP ALE
14 8 (8.79%) SAP ERP
14 8 (8.79%) SAP Business Workflow
14 8 (8.79%) SAP HANA
14 8 (8.79%) ERP
15 7 (7.69%) Middleware
15 7 (7.69%) Adobe
15 7 (7.69%) CRM
15 7 (7.69%) SAP PI
15 7 (7.69%) Retail
15 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (6.59%) SAP CO

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (6.59%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.40%) SAP EP
2 4 (4.40%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (12.09%) SAP SD
2 8 (8.79%) SAP ERP
3 6 (6.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (6.59%) SAP CO
3 6 (6.59%) SAP APO
3 6 (6.59%) SAP R/3
3 6 (6.59%) SAP FI
4 5 (5.49%) SAP PS
5 4 (4.40%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (1.10%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.10%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SAP BW
2 8 (8.79%) SAP HANA
3 5 (5.49%) SAP BI
4 4 (4.40%) OLAP
4 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.40%) MarkLogic
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (4.40%) Xcelsius
4 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) LSMW
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 5 (5.49%) Banking
5 4 (4.40%) Publishing
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) Web Dynpro
1 25 (27.47%) SAP Smart Forms
1 25 (27.47%) BAPI
2 14 (15.38%) .NET
3 10 (10.99%) Web Services
4 9 (9.89%) SAP ALE
5 8 (8.79%) SAP Business Workflow
6 7 (7.69%) SAP PI
6 7 (7.69%) Middleware
7 5 (5.49%) HTML
8 4 (4.40%) J2EE
8 4 (4.40%) EDI
9 3 (3.30%) XML
9 3 (3.30%) HTML5
9 3 (3.30%) SAP XI
10 2 (2.20%) SAP BSP
10 2 (2.20%) CSS
11 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) User Experience
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Replication
2 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) Life Science
4 2 (2.20%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.10%) FMCG
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) OO
2 20 (21.98%) Workflow
3 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.79%) ERP
5 7 (7.69%) CRM
6 6 (6.59%) ITIL
6 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.49%) Project Management
7 5 (5.49%) ETL
7 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.49%) OOP
7 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.40%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.40%) Release Management
8 4 (4.40%) Data Governance
8 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Metadata Management
8 4 (4.40%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) ABAP
2 33 (36.26%) SAPscript
3 16 (17.58%) Java
4 5 (5.49%) SQL
5 4 (4.40%) XQuery
6 2 (2.20%) C#
6 2 (2.20%) VB
6 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.69%) Adobe
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle
5 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.40%) Sony
6 2 (2.20%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.10%) Sybase
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago