The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 626 555
Rank change year-on-year +44 -71  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 276 314 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.62% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 166 212 329
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% -4.76%  

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44905 50975 53767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.42% 52.15% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 44505 46172
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

ABAP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ABAP in England

ABAP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in England

ABAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +114 90 £52,500 -19.23% 7
London +79 53 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Yorkshire +36 38 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +26 28 £65,000 +44.44%
North West -37 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +7 15 £57,375 +27.50% 4
South West +16 11 £62,500 +56.25%
East Midlands -45 7 £52,500 - 2
North East -7 6 £50,000 -33.33%
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
ABAP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 England region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 648 (100.00%) SAP
2 151 (23.30%) SAP BW
3 124 (19.14%) SAP HANA
4 117 (18.06%) Finance
5 114 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (16.20%) SAP FI
7 104 (16.05%) SAP SD
8 100 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
9 99 (15.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 99 (15.28%) SAP CO
10 98 (15.12%) CRM
11 96 (14.81%) Manufacturing
12 91 (14.04%) Logistics
13 90 (13.89%) OO
14 88 (13.58%) Java
15 85 (13.12%) SAP MM
16 81 (12.50%) BAPI
17 79 (12.19%) SAP Fiori
18 77 (11.88%) SAP PI
19 76 (11.73%) SAP Smart Forms
20 74 (11.42%) LSMW
21 71 (10.96%) SAPscript
22 70 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
23 69 (10.65%) Business Analysis
24 65 (10.03%) EDI
25 62 (9.57%) SAP ALE
26 61 (9.41%) Project Management
26 61 (9.41%) SAP Implementation
27 58 (8.95%) Degree
28 56 (8.64%) SQL

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 28 (4.32%) NetWeaver
2 11 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (0.62%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.15%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 16 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 105 (16.20%) SAP FI
2 104 (16.05%) SAP SD
3 99 (15.28%) SAP CO
3 99 (15.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 85 (13.12%) SAP MM
5 39 (6.02%) SAP SCM
6 38 (5.86%) SAP S/4HANA
7 37 (5.71%) SAP BPC
7 37 (5.71%) SAP CRM
8 30 (4.63%) SAP PP
9 27 (4.17%) SAP PS
9 27 (4.17%) SAP WM
10 23 (3.55%) SAP ERP
11 21 (3.24%) SAP FI-AP
11 21 (3.24%) SAP FI-AR
11 21 (3.24%) SAP QM
12 14 (2.16%) SAP MDG
13 13 (2.01%) SAP PM
14 11 (1.70%) SAP HR
14 11 (1.70%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.70%) Boomi
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.23%) HTTP
2 7 (1.08%) LDAP
3 4 (0.62%) FTP
4 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (23.30%) SAP BW
2 124 (19.14%) SAP HANA
3 47 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
4 25 (3.86%) SQL Server
5 21 (3.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 16 (2.47%) MS Access
6 16 (2.47%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (0.93%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.93%) OLTP
7 6 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (0.77%) Lumira
8 5 (0.77%) OLAP
9 4 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.46%) Big Data
10 3 (0.46%) GIS
11 1 (0.15%) MaxDB
11 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.15%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 74 (11.42%) LSMW
2 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.31%) NWDS
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.15%) Grunt
4 1 (0.15%) Introscope
4 1 (0.15%) Maven
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Composer
General
1 117 (18.06%) Finance
2 96 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 44 (6.79%) Billing
4 32 (4.94%) Retail
5 28 (4.32%) German Language
6 21 (3.24%) Banking
7 20 (3.09%) Publishing
8 18 (2.78%) Legal
9 15 (2.31%) Back Office
10 11 (1.70%) Automotive
11 9 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.23%) Marketing
13 4 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.31%) Law
14 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 208 (32.10%) Developer
2 197 (30.40%) Consultant
3 184 (28.40%) SAP Consultant
4 183 (28.24%) SAP Developer
5 157 (24.23%) ABAP Developer
6 133 (20.52%) Analyst
7 129 (19.91%) SAP Analyst
8 54 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
9 53 (8.18%) SAP CO Consultant
9 53 (8.18%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 44 (6.79%) SAP Manager
11 36 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
11 36 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 29 (4.48%) Development Manager
12 29 (4.48%) SAP Development Manager
13 28 (4.32%) SAP SD Consultant
14 27 (4.17%) ABAP Consultant
14 27 (4.17%) SAP MM Consultant
14 27 (4.17%) SAP SD Analyst
15 24 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (12.50%) BAPI
2 79 (12.19%) SAP Fiori
3 77 (11.88%) SAP PI
4 76 (11.73%) SAP Smart Forms
5 65 (10.03%) EDI
6 62 (9.57%) SAP ALE
7 50 (7.72%) .NET
8 44 (6.79%) Web Dynpro
9 43 (6.64%) SAPUI5
10 41 (6.33%) Middleware
10 41 (6.33%) SAP XI
11 28 (4.32%) SAP Basis
12 23 (3.55%) HTML
13 17 (2.62%) CSS
13 17 (2.62%) SOAP
13 17 (2.62%) Web Services
14 15 (2.31%) XML
15 14 (2.16%) JDBC
16 12 (1.85%) J2EE
17 10 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.78%) FMCG
3 18 (2.78%) LIMS
4 13 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.23%) Driving Licence
5 8 (1.23%) User Experience
6 5 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.62%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.31%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.15%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.15%) PKI
10 1 (0.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.40%) Unix
2 8 (1.23%) Windows
3 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.15%) AIX
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 100 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
3 98 (15.12%) CRM
4 91 (14.04%) Logistics
5 90 (13.89%) OO
6 69 (10.65%) Business Analysis
7 61 (9.41%) Project Management
7 61 (9.41%) SAP Implementation
8 56 (8.64%) Migration
9 51 (7.87%) ERP
10 47 (7.25%) Coaching
11 46 (7.10%) Data Migration
12 41 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (6.17%) Customer Requirements
14 39 (6.02%) Business Development
15 37 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
16 36 (5.56%) Workflow
17 32 (4.94%) Software Engineering
18 31 (4.78%) Integration Testing
19 30 (4.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 88 (13.58%) Java
2 71 (10.96%) SAPscript
3 56 (8.64%) SQL
4 28 (4.32%) C++
4 28 (4.32%) VB
5 17 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.01%) C#
7 11 (1.70%) R
8 6 (0.93%) C
8 6 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.77%) COBOL
10 4 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.62%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) ES6
12 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 58 (8.95%) Degree
2 31 (4.78%) CCA
3 21 (3.24%) ACCA
4 19 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.16%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.15%) APMP
7 1 (0.15%) CCNA
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PMP
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.09%) SLA
2 6 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.77%) PMO
4 2 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) GxP
4 2 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.70%) MOM
2 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.15%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 648 (100.00%) SAP
2 31 (4.78%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.55%) Oracle
4 19 (2.93%) Adobe
5 11 (1.70%) Pegasus
6 6 (0.93%) SEEBURGER
7 5 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.62%) Ariba
8 4 (0.62%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.46%) IBM
10 2 (0.31%) Remedy
11 1 (0.15%) Concur
11 1 (0.15%) Mitel
11 1 (0.15%) OpenText
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.15%) Sybase
11 1 (0.15%) Talend
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
HCL Ltd - APPS & SI
Salary: Excellent Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000.00 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £38001 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £53000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum to £80000 basic + 15% variable plus
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 27 days ago