Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 76 79
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.91% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.95% 1.44% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 9
Lancashire median annual salary £45,000 - £45,000
North West median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +5.26%

ABAP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 525 485 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 58.79% 54.07% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 442 436 441
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £25,275 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Lancashire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Lancashire

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in Lancashire

ABAP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Lancaster - 13 £55,000 - 1
ABAP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (76.92%) SAP SD
3 13 (50.00%) EDI
4 11 (42.31%) SAP Implementation
4 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
5 5 (19.23%) Logistics
6 4 (15.38%) SAP PP
7 2 (7.69%) Finance
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (3.85%) Serverless
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) SAPUI5
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Web Services

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 20 (76.92%) SAP SD
2 4 (15.38%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Serverless
General
1 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Analyst
1 24 (92.31%) SAP Analyst
2 20 (76.92%) SAP SD Analyst
3 13 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 13 (50.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 10 (38.46%) Consultant
4 10 (38.46%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (34.62%) SAP Business Consultant
5 9 (34.62%) SAP SD Business Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) SAP SD Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) SAP PP Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) SAP PP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) ABAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) ABAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) SAPUI5
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (19.23%) Logistics
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP