The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 258 312
Rank change year-on-year +27 +54  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.016% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.027% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2940 3664 5381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.61% 57.44% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2643 3359 4763
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

ABAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the City of London

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) SAP SD
3 6 (66.67%) SAP MM
4 5 (55.56%) Order to Cash
4 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (11.11%) Concur
6 1 (11.11%) Expense Management
6 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) OpenText
6 1 (11.11%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) BPMN
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
6 1 (11.11%) ERP

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) SAP SD
2 6 (66.67%) SAP MM
3 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
5 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
5 1 (11.11%) SAP PS
5 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Order to Cash
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Expense Management
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba
2 1 (11.11%) Concur
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) OpenText
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Pegasus
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase