Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 140 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 - +193
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% 0.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Cheshire median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% - -
North West median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +5.26%

ABAP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1595 1270 1768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.80% 56.39% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1137 1515
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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

ABAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -8 3 £41,500 -7.78% 1
Warrington +1 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
ABAP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) SAP BW
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BPC
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) EAM
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) SAP APO
5 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BPC
2 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
2 2 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior SAP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) EAM
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
2 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos