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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
Rank 85 102 98
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.39% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Median salary - £38,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -32.74%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £46,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.12% -11.42%  

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 499 541 581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.16% 50.14% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 369 431 449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

ABAP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Essex

ABAP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) SAP SD
2 6 (85.71%) SAP MM
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) PDM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Post-Production
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SAP MM
1 6 (85.71%) SAP SD
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) SAP SD Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PDM
3 1 (14.29%) Post-Production
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP