Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 620 591
Rank change year-on-year +19 -29 -13
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 637 754 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.75% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 318 460 648
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,750 £87,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% -0.94% -3.64%

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 92775 100140 107384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.53% 52.60% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77965 87551 92277
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +139 197 £55,001 -8.33% 3
North of England -38 158 £47,500 -11.63% 16
London +34 102 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +60 89 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North West -65 61 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Midlands -69 61 £52,500 +5.00% 6
West Midlands -5 48 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East of England -32 40 £57,500 +21.05% 2
South West -11 13 £62,500 +38.89% 1
East Midlands -65 12 £52,500 -
North East -21 8 £50,000 -23.08%
ABAP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 637 (100.00%) SAP
2 117 (18.37%) Manufacturing
3 112 (17.58%) SAP BW
4 108 (16.95%) IDoc
5 103 (16.17%) SAP HANA
6 100 (15.70%) SAP SD
7 98 (15.38%) CRM
8 90 (14.13%) Business Development
8 90 (14.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 88 (13.81%) Logistics
10 87 (13.66%) BAPI
10 87 (13.66%) OO
11 86 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
12 84 (13.19%) Customer Requirements
13 82 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 81 (12.72%) Coaching
15 80 (12.56%) Finance
16 76 (11.93%) SAP Implementation
17 73 (11.46%) EDI
17 73 (11.46%) LSMW
18 72 (11.30%) SAPscript
19 70 (10.99%) SAP FI
19 70 (10.99%) SAP Smart Forms
19 70 (10.99%) SAP Fiori
20 65 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
20 65 (10.20%) ERP
20 65 (10.20%) Java
21 64 (10.05%) SAP FI/CO
21 64 (10.05%) SAP CO
22 63 (9.89%) Migration

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 31 (4.87%) NetWeaver
2 9 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.47%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.16%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 19 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 100 (15.70%) SAP SD
2 90 (14.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 70 (10.99%) SAP FI
4 64 (10.05%) SAP CO
4 64 (10.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 62 (9.73%) SAP MM
6 41 (6.44%) SAP ERP
7 33 (5.18%) SAP SCM
8 30 (4.71%) SAP CRM
9 25 (3.92%) SAP PP
10 24 (3.77%) SAP WM
11 19 (2.98%) SAP VC
12 17 (2.67%) SAP EWM
13 14 (2.20%) SAP PLM
14 13 (2.04%) SAP R/3
14 13 (2.04%) SAP Retail
15 12 (1.88%) SAP HCM
15 12 (1.88%) SAP QM
16 10 (1.57%) SAP GRC
16 10 (1.57%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.41%) Boomi
2 6 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.10%) HTTP
2 5 (0.78%) LDAP
3 3 (0.47%) SSL
4 2 (0.31%) FTP
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (17.58%) SAP BW
2 103 (16.17%) SAP HANA
3 35 (5.49%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (2.83%) SQL Server
5 14 (2.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 8 (1.26%) MS Access
6 8 (1.26%) QlikView
7 7 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
8 6 (0.94%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.94%) OLTP
9 5 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.31%) OLAP
10 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.16%) DataStage
11 1 (0.16%) MaxDB
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.16%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 73 (11.46%) LSMW
2 28 (4.40%) eCATT
3 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.31%) JIRA
4 2 (0.31%) NWDS
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) Grunt
5 1 (0.16%) Introscope
5 1 (0.16%) Subversion
5 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 117 (18.37%) Manufacturing
2 80 (12.56%) Finance
3 50 (7.85%) Retail
4 48 (7.54%) Billing
5 24 (3.77%) Legal
6 19 (2.98%) Publishing
7 12 (1.88%) Automotive
8 9 (1.41%) German Language
9 5 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.63%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Marketing
10 4 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.47%) Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 285 (44.74%) Consultant
2 244 (38.30%) SAP Consultant
3 161 (25.27%) Developer
4 137 (21.51%) SAP Developer
5 126 (19.78%) ABAP Developer
6 106 (16.64%) Analyst
7 104 (16.33%) SAP Analyst
8 64 (10.05%) ABAP Consultant
9 61 (9.58%) SAP SD Consultant
10 29 (4.55%) Managing Consultant
11 28 (4.40%) SAP MM Consultant
11 28 (4.40%) SAP Support
12 27 (4.24%) SAP Manager
13 26 (4.08%) Logistics Consultant
14 22 (3.45%) SAP Logistics Consultant
15 19 (2.98%) Architect
15 19 (2.98%) SAP Architect
15 19 (2.98%) SAP PI Developer
15 19 (2.98%) SAP SCM Consultant
16 18 (2.83%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (16.95%) IDoc
2 87 (13.66%) BAPI
3 73 (11.46%) EDI
4 70 (10.99%) SAP Fiori
4 70 (10.99%) SAP Smart Forms
5 62 (9.73%) Web Dynpro
6 59 (9.26%) SAP ALE
7 57 (8.95%) SAP PI
8 55 (8.63%) SAP XI
9 50 (7.85%) SAPUI5
10 43 (6.75%) SOAP
11 34 (5.34%) Middleware
12 26 (4.08%) .NET
13 23 (3.61%) SAP Basis
14 20 (3.14%) Web Services
15 15 (2.35%) HTML
15 15 (2.35%) SAP BSP
15 15 (2.35%) SAP TM
16 13 (2.04%) CSS
17 11 (1.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 86 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.01%) NHS
3 24 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.51%) LIMS
5 15 (2.35%) FMCG
6 13 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.10%) User Experience
8 5 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 5 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.63%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.16%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.16%) Replication
11 1 (0.16%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.35%) Unix
2 6 (0.94%) Linux
3 4 (0.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (15.38%) CRM
2 90 (14.13%) Business Development
3 88 (13.81%) Logistics
4 87 (13.66%) OO
5 84 (13.19%) Customer Requirements
6 82 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 81 (12.72%) Coaching
8 76 (11.93%) SAP Implementation
9 65 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (10.20%) ERP
10 63 (9.89%) Migration
11 56 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (8.63%) Data Migration
13 45 (7.06%) Project Management
14 43 (6.75%) Business Analysis
15 37 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
16 34 (5.34%) Unit Testing
16 34 (5.34%) Workflow
17 33 (5.18%) Change Management
18 28 (4.40%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 72 (11.30%) SAPscript
2 65 (10.20%) Java
3 36 (5.65%) SQL
4 14 (2.20%) C++
4 14 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.20%) VB
5 8 (1.26%) C#
6 6 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.63%) COBOL
8 3 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.16%) ES6
9 1 (0.16%) R
9 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (6.59%) Degree
2 16 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.57%) CCA
4 7 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) ACCA
5 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.16%) CCNA
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.04%) SLA
2 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) PMO
3 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.41%) MOM
2 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 637 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (5.97%) SEEBURGER
3 33 (5.18%) Adobe
4 26 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.92%) Oracle
6 13 (2.04%) Ariba
7 9 (1.41%) Pegasus
8 6 (0.94%) Remedy
9 2 (0.31%) hybris
9 2 (0.31%) IBM
9 2 (0.31%) OpenText
10 1 (0.16%) Cognos
10 1 (0.16%) Concur
10 1 (0.16%) Informatica
10 1 (0.16%) Mitel
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.16%) Sybase
10 1 (0.16%) Tableau
10 1 (0.16%) Talend
Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum + plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum + plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Olivehorse Consulting Services Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Bonus, Private Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Capgemini
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £51000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Wolverhampton
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £ 26,000
Posted: 12 days ago