The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £29,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
ABAP
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 213 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.40% 56.50% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 157 174 151
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ABAP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Watford region.

ABAP Salary Trend in Watford

ABAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) EDI
2 8 (88.89%) Adobe
2 8 (88.89%) SAPscript
2 8 (88.89%) SAP Smart Forms
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) Sybase
5 3 (33.33%) SAP APO
6 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) SAP PI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP APO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) ABAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
2 8 (88.89%) SAP Smart Forms
2 8 (88.89%) EDI
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SAPscript
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) Adobe
3 6 (66.67%) Sybase