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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 - 278
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 0 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.078% - 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 36
Median salary £65,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £65,000
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 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 2898 3964 5201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.52% 55.52% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3543 4576
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (75.00%) SAP FI
3 7 (58.33%) SAP SD
4 6 (50.00%) SAP HR
4 6 (50.00%) SAP MM
4 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 6 (50.00%) SAP CRM
4 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (50.00%) SAP CO
4 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Billing
5 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
5 5 (41.67%) SAP HCM
5 5 (41.67%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (41.67%) Workflow
5 5 (41.67%) SAP PS
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (25.00%) BAPI
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
7 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
7 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
7 2 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) SAP FI-GL

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 (8.33%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) SAP FI
2 7 (58.33%) SAP SD
3 6 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 6 (50.00%) SAP CRM
3 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (50.00%) SAP HR
3 6 (50.00%) SAP MM
4 5 (41.67%) SAP HCM
4 5 (41.67%) SAP PS
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FS
6 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) SAP SD Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Support
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Solutions Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (25.00%) BAPI
3 3 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
2 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Expense Management
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Pegasus