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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 87
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.69% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.41% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Median salary - £35,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.57%  
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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 539 496 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 56.56% 49.01% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 463 431 498
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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

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 Essex region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SAP SD
1 4 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics

ABAP
Co-occurring 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 4 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (100.00%) SAP SD
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) SAP SD Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP