The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ABAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 124
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.53% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.06% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £45,574 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £45,287 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.23% -13.73%  

ABAP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 645 659 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.89% 49.89% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 558 569 697
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing ABAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Cheshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Cheshire