Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 738 779 692
Rank change year-on-year +41 -87 +61
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 97 100 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.22% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 174
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £44,750 £46,250 £45,375
90th Percentile £78,250 £93,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -

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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40270 44773 46561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.21% 54.51% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32898 39440 39961
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in London

ABAP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for ABAP in London

ABAP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in London

ABAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
City of London +56 7 £55,000 -8.33%
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (21.65%) Java
3 18 (18.56%) ERP
3 18 (18.56%) SAP Fiori
4 17 (17.53%) DevOps
4 17 (17.53%) SAP FI
5 16 (16.49%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) SAP CO
5 16 (16.49%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (16.49%) SAP S/4HANA
6 15 (15.46%) Order to Cash
6 15 (15.46%) Mathematics
6 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
6 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.46%) Degree
6 15 (15.46%) VB
6 15 (15.46%) .NET
6 15 (15.46%) C++
6 15 (15.46%) Unix
6 15 (15.46%) OO
7 14 (14.43%) Workflow
8 13 (13.40%) Finance
8 13 (13.40%) IDoc
9 12 (12.37%) SAP HANA
9 12 (12.37%) SAP MM
9 12 (12.37%) SAP Smart Forms
10 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (11.34%) SAP ALE
10 11 (11.34%) SAP SD
11 10 (10.31%) Project Management

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (8.25%) NetWeaver
2 5 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 17 (17.53%) SAP FI
2 16 (16.49%) SAP CO
2 16 (16.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (16.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 12 (12.37%) SAP MM
4 11 (11.34%) SAP SD
5 7 (7.22%) SAP EWM
6 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (5.15%) SAP VC
7 4 (4.12%) SAP GRC
7 4 (4.12%) SAP R/3
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Business One
8 2 (2.06%) SAP CAR
8 2 (2.06%) SAP ERP
8 2 (2.06%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (2.06%) SAP MDG
8 2 (2.06%) SAP POS DM
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Retail
9 1 (1.03%) SAP HCM
9 1 (1.03%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SAP HANA
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.06%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.03%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.03%) MS Access
4 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) LSMW
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Grunt
3 1 (1.03%) Introscope
3 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) German Language
4 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) Consultant
2 32 (32.99%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (15.46%) Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) SAP Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) Architect
6 10 (10.31%) SAP Architect
7 8 (8.25%) ABAP Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) ABAP Developer
7 8 (8.25%) SAP CO Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) SAP FI Consultant
7 8 (8.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Functional Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) SAP Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.19%) SAP Manager
9 6 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) SAP SD Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) SAP Fiori
2 15 (15.46%) .NET
3 13 (13.40%) IDoc
4 12 (12.37%) SAP Smart Forms
5 11 (11.34%) SAP ALE
6 9 (9.28%) Middleware
7 8 (8.25%) SAPUI5
8 7 (7.22%) SAP BSP
8 7 (7.22%) Web Services
9 6 (6.19%) SAP PI
9 6 (6.19%) SOAP
9 6 (6.19%) Web Dynpro
10 5 (5.15%) SAP Core Interface
11 4 (4.12%) BAPI
11 4 (4.12%) SAP XI
12 2 (2.06%) CSS
12 2 (2.06%) EDI
12 2 (2.06%) HTML
12 2 (2.06%) XML
13 1 (1.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.22%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Unix
2 2 (2.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.56%) ERP
2 17 (17.53%) DevOps
3 15 (15.46%) Mathematics
3 15 (15.46%) OO
3 15 (15.46%) Order to Cash
3 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
4 14 (14.43%) Workflow
5 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.31%) Project Management
7 9 (9.28%) Logistics
8 8 (8.25%) CRM
8 8 (8.25%) Record to Report
9 7 (7.22%) ITIL
9 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.19%) Business Development
10 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.15%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.15%) Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) Java
2 16 (16.49%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) C++
3 15 (15.46%) VB
4 8 (8.25%) SAPscript
5 2 (2.06%) C
5 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) ES6
6 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) CCA
3 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) CCNA
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.03%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (7.22%) Adobe
3 4 (4.12%) SEEBURGER
4 2 (2.06%) Ariba
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Concur
5 1 (1.03%) Informatica
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.03%) OpenText
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) Sybase