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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 94 90
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.30% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.73% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Median salary - £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,875 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.62% -10.47%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 649 545 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.63% 41.54% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 395 375 437
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

ABAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Edinburgh