The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 232 245 211
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 15 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 13
Average salary £50,000 £51,870 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.60% -5.69%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
ABAP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3619 3560 3117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.27% 48.19% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3071 2865 2527
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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
West Yorkshire +13 6 £50,000 -3.60%
East Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (68.42%) Business Objects
2 13 (68.42%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (47.37%) SAP BW
4 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (31.58%) SAP ALE
6 5 (26.32%) SAP APO
6 5 (26.32%) SAP PP
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) SAP CRM
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) Marketing
7 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 4 (21.05%) Marketing Management
7 4 (21.05%) SAP HANA
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (5.26%) BAPI
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (5.26%) SAPscript
8 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
8 1 (5.26%) French Language

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP APO
1 5 (26.32%) SAP PP
2 4 (21.05%) SAP CRM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (47.37%) SAP BW
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) SAP HANA
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Commercial Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior ABAP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP BW Support
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) SAP ALE
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (5.26%) BAPI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing Management
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (68.42%) Business Objects