The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 75 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.34% - 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
241 169 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.13% 52.81% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 169 126 149
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
Hertfordshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (92.86%) Workflow
3 12 (85.71%) Web Dynpro
4 11 (78.57%) SAP Smart Forms
4 11 (78.57%) OO
4 11 (78.57%) EDI
4 11 (78.57%) Adobe
4 11 (78.57%) SAPscript
4 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
4 11 (78.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (71.43%) Java
6 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (64.29%) HTML
6 9 (64.29%) CSS
6 9 (64.29%) HTML5
7 8 (57.14%) Sybase
8 4 (28.57%) SAP APO
9 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
10 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
10 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 1 (7.14%) CRM
10 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
10 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
10 1 (7.14%) Open Text
10 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
10 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
10 1 (7.14%) SAP Security

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP APO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) ABAP Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) ABAP Developer
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Dynpro
2 11 (78.57%) SAP Smart Forms
2 11 (78.57%) EDI
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
4 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Workflow
2 11 (78.57%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SAPscript
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (78.57%) Adobe
3 8 (57.14%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Open Text
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft