The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 123 166
Rank change year-on-year -31 +43  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 1.49% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 2.87% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 26 18
Median salary - £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.38%  
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 East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1420 1705 1836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 53.02% 51.81% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1428 1596
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

ABAP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (53.33%) SAP PI
3 7 (46.67%) SAP ALE
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) SAP HANA
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) SAPscript
3 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) SAP XI
3 7 (46.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) SAP BW
5 5 (33.33%) NetWeaver
5 5 (33.33%) SAP Basis
5 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
8 2 (13.33%) SLA
8 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
9 1 (6.67%) Content Development

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SAP HANA
2 6 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SAP PI
2 7 (46.67%) SAP ALE
2 7 (46.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 7 (46.67%) SAP XI
3 5 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Content Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SAPscript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle