The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 580 462 456
Rank change year-on-year
-118 -6
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 379 585 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.11% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 276 382 384
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52947 52865 55326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.98% 50.33% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45673 45429 46448
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ABAP
Salary Trend

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the UK

ABAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 within the UK.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ABAP
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -97 336 £45,000 -14.28% 35
East of England +45 66 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South East -123 61 £57,500 -4.16% 5
North West +44 57 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +46 39 £43,500 +2.35% 2
West Midlands -20 36 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Hertfordshire +29 35 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +24 31 £50,500 +4.12% 1
Northamptonshire +18 25 £60,000 +26.31%
London -86 25 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Birmingham +3 24 £45,000 -11.76% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 23 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Milton Keynes -2 23 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Surrey -79 23 £65,000 -23.52%
Watford - 23 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire +12 17 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Yorkshire - 15 £47,500 -
Liverpool +11 14 £42,500 -
Merseyside +6 14 £42,500 -
Essex +4 14 £32,500 -38.09%
Manchester +19 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Northampton +5 12 £47,500 -
Bradford - 12 £47,500 -
South West -18 10 £37,250 -15.34% 2
Cheshire +36 9 £45,574 -13.19%
Bedfordshire +11 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Egham -39 9 - -
Warrington - 9 £45,574 -
Cambridgeshire -4 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Wiltshire +11 7 £37,000 - 1

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP.

1 730 (100.00%) SAP
2 183 (25.07%) SAP BW
3 178 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
4 147 (20.14%) SAP HANA
5 145 (19.86%) Manufacturing
6 143 (19.59%) CRM
7 142 (19.45%) Workflow
8 141 (19.32%) Finance
9 128 (17.53%) BusinessObjects
10 121 (16.58%) Java
11 119 (16.30%) SAP BI
12 113 (15.48%) NetWeaver
13 107 (14.66%) SAP Smart Forms
14 102 (13.97%) Web Dynpro
15 99 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 94 (12.88%) SAP PI
17 93 (12.74%) SAP Fiori
18 91 (12.47%) SAP SD
19 90 (12.33%) Degree
20 80 (10.96%) SAP Basis
21 78 (10.68%) Retail
22 75 (10.27%) Logistics
22 75 (10.27%) SAPUI5
22 75 (10.27%) SAPscript
23 74 (10.14%) OO
24 73 (10.00%) SAP FI
24 73 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
25 72 (9.86%) EDI
26 70 (9.59%) SAP ALE
27 64 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 113 (15.48%) NetWeaver
2 22 (3.01%) SAP Portal
3 15 (2.05%) SAP EP
4 11 (1.51%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.41%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 91 (12.47%) SAP SD
2 73 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 64 (8.77%) SAP CO
3 64 (8.77%) SAP CRM
3 64 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 52 (7.12%) SAP MM
5 49 (6.71%) SAP PP
6 40 (5.48%) SAP HR
7 32 (4.38%) SAP HCM
8 27 (3.70%) SAP APO
9 23 (3.15%) SAP BPC
10 22 (3.01%) SAP SCM
11 20 (2.74%) SAP SRM
12 19 (2.60%) SAP PS
13 16 (2.19%) SAP ERP
14 13 (1.78%) SAP QM
15 10 (1.37%) SAP IS-U
15 10 (1.37%) SAP MII
16 9 (1.23%) SAP PM
16 9 (1.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.05%) SaaS
2 5 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.96%) HTTP
2 3 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (0.41%) LAN
2 3 (0.41%) Network Security
2 3 (0.41%) VPN
2 3 (0.41%) WAN
3 2 (0.27%) Internet
3 2 (0.27%) SSL
4 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (25.07%) SAP BW
2 147 (20.14%) SAP HANA
3 128 (17.53%) BusinessObjects
4 119 (16.30%) SAP BI
5 16 (2.19%) SAP Data Services
6 15 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 13 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (1.23%) Lumira
10 7 (0.96%) SQL Server
11 6 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.55%) MySQL
14 3 (0.41%) Big Data
14 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.27%) OLAP
15 2 (0.27%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.27%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 45 (6.16%) LSMW
2 11 (1.51%) Hudson
3 6 (0.82%) SAP CE
4 5 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.55%) JIRA
5 4 (0.55%) Subversion
5 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.41%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.41%) NWDS
General
1 145 (19.86%) Manufacturing
2 141 (19.32%) Finance
3 78 (10.68%) Retail
4 24 (3.29%) Billing
4 24 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 22 (3.01%) Publishing
6 16 (2.19%) Banking
7 9 (1.23%) General Ledger
8 7 (0.96%) Law
9 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.55%) Military
10 3 (0.41%) Games
10 3 (0.41%) German Language
10 3 (0.41%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.27%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 254 (34.79%) Consultant
2 252 (34.52%) SAP Consultant
3 228 (31.23%) Developer
4 202 (27.67%) SAP Developer
5 185 (25.34%) ABAP Developer
6 141 (19.32%) Analyst
7 130 (17.81%) SAP Analyst
8 61 (8.36%) ABAP Consultant
9 44 (6.03%) SAP PP Consultant
10 42 (5.75%) SAP Support
11 39 (5.34%) SAP BW Analyst
12 35 (4.79%) SAP PI Consultant
13 31 (4.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
13 31 (4.25%) SAP SD Consultant
14 28 (3.84%) SAP QM Consultant
15 26 (3.56%) SAPUI5 Developer
16 25 (3.42%) Architect
16 25 (3.42%) SAP SD Analyst
17 22 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 22 (3.01%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (14.66%) SAP Smart Forms
2 102 (13.97%) Web Dynpro
3 94 (12.88%) SAP PI
4 93 (12.74%) SAP Fiori
5 80 (10.96%) SAP Basis
6 75 (10.27%) SAPUI5
7 72 (9.86%) EDI
8 70 (9.59%) SAP ALE
9 63 (8.63%) BAPI
10 35 (4.79%) Web Services
11 29 (3.97%) .NET
12 26 (3.56%) SAP XI
13 23 (3.15%) HTML
14 21 (2.88%) CSS
14 21 (2.88%) J2EE
15 18 (2.47%) SAP Business Workflow
16 14 (1.92%) REST
17 12 (1.64%) SOAP
18 10 (1.37%) HTML5
19 9 (1.23%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.21%) User Experience
3 27 (3.70%) FMCG
4 21 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 19 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.19%) Enterprise Cloud
7 13 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.51%) Data Conversion
8 11 (1.51%) LIMS
9 5 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.68%) Replication
10 4 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.41%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.41%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.41%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.27%) Blog
12 2 (0.27%) Clustering
12 2 (0.27%) Economics
12 2 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.01%) Windows
2 8 (1.10%) Unix
3 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.41%) Linux
4 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.27%) HPUX
5 2 (0.27%) SUSE
6 1 (0.14%) AIX
6 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (19.59%) CRM
3 142 (19.45%) Workflow
4 99 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (10.27%) Logistics
6 74 (10.14%) OO
7 56 (7.67%) SAP Implementation
8 52 (7.12%) Project Management
9 50 (6.85%) Business Development
10 48 (6.58%) Coaching
10 48 (6.58%) ERP
11 41 (5.62%) Change Management
12 35 (4.79%) Migration
13 34 (4.66%) Integration Testing
14 33 (4.52%) OOP
14 33 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (3.70%) Data Migration
15 27 (3.70%) Facilities Management
15 27 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 121 (16.58%) Java
2 75 (10.27%) SAPscript
3 25 (3.42%) C#
3 25 (3.42%) SQL
4 18 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.37%) VBA
6 3 (0.41%) R
7 2 (0.27%) C
7 2 (0.27%) COBOL
8 1 (0.14%) C++
8 1 (0.14%) PHP
8 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (12.33%) Degree
2 31 (4.25%) SAP Certification
3 22 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.10%) CCA
6 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.84%) QA
2 19 (2.60%) SLA
3 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.14%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.41%) ISA Server
1 3 (0.41%) SAP ITS
1 3 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 730 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (4.38%) Oracle
3 28 (3.84%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.29%) Adobe
5 15 (2.05%) IBM
6 11 (1.51%) BEA
7 10 (1.37%) Ariba
7 10 (1.37%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.10%) OpenText
9 6 (0.82%) HP
10 5 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.68%) Siebel
10 5 (0.68%) VMware
11 4 (0.55%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.41%) Avaya
12 3 (0.41%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (0.41%) Cisco
12 3 (0.41%) GFI Software
12 3 (0.41%) Intel Security
12 3 (0.41%) Symantec
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive salary and package
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 15% bonus (always paid) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus/Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
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Posted: 6 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 8 % bonus, excellent benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago