Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 712 692 813
Rank change year-on-year -20 +121 -145
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 88 129 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.33% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 77
London median annual salary £55,000 £58,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.58% +10.95% -8.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.25% -11.82%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38,711 38,823 45,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.15% 54.59% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31,591 33,990 39,127
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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
West London +19 15 £52,500 +26.51% 3
North London - 12 £55,000 -
Central London -35 5 £77,500 +24.50% 2
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (30.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 20 (22.73%) SAP ALE
3 20 (22.73%) ERP
3 20 (22.73%) SAP SD
4 19 (21.59%) Order to Cash
4 19 (21.59%) SAP HANA
5 14 (15.91%) SAP MM
5 14 (15.91%) EDI
5 14 (15.91%) IDoc
6 13 (14.77%) SAP Fiori
6 13 (14.77%) SAP BW
7 11 (12.50%) Data Management
7 11 (12.50%) Retail
7 11 (12.50%) Workflow
7 11 (12.50%) Master Data Management
8 10 (11.36%) SAP PI
8 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
8 10 (11.36%) OO
8 10 (11.36%) BAPI
9 9 (10.23%) Project Management
9 9 (10.23%) SAPUI5
10 8 (9.09%) SAP FI
11 7 (7.95%) SAP ERP
11 7 (7.95%) SAP XI
11 7 (7.95%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (7.95%) SAP CO
11 7 (7.95%) Finance
11 7 (7.95%) CRM
11 7 (7.95%) SLA

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 3 (3.41%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 27 (30.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 20 (22.73%) SAP SD
3 14 (15.91%) SAP MM
4 8 (9.09%) SAP FI
5 7 (7.95%) SAP CO
5 7 (7.95%) SAP ERP
5 7 (7.95%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (4.55%) SAP SRM
8 3 (3.41%) SAP CAR
8 3 (3.41%) SAP POS DM
8 3 (3.41%) SAP Retail
9 2 (2.27%) SAP GRC
9 2 (2.27%) SAP HCM
9 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
9 2 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (1.14%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.14%) SAP PP
10 1 (1.14%) SAP QM
10 1 (1.14%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SAP HANA
2 13 (14.77%) SAP BW
3 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) LSMW
2 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.50%) Retail
2 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Consultant
2 49 (55.68%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (20.45%) ABAP Consultant
4 15 (17.05%) SAP SD Consultant
5 14 (15.91%) Developer
6 12 (13.64%) SAP Developer
7 11 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Architect
8 8 (9.09%) SAP Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) SAP Integration Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) SAP Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Senior ABAP Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) SAP CO Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) SAP FI Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) SAP MM Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.73%) SAP ALE
2 14 (15.91%) EDI
2 14 (15.91%) IDoc
3 13 (14.77%) SAP Fiori
4 10 (11.36%) BAPI
4 10 (11.36%) SAP PI
5 9 (10.23%) SAPUI5
6 7 (7.95%) SAP XI
7 5 (5.68%) Web Dynpro
8 4 (4.55%) EJB
8 4 (4.55%) JDBC
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Basis
8 4 (4.55%) XSLT
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (3.41%) Web Services
9 3 (3.41%) XML
10 2 (2.27%) HTML
10 2 (2.27%) Middleware
10 2 (2.27%) REST
10 2 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
1 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.41%) Replication
2 2 (2.27%) User Experience
2 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) ERP
2 19 (21.59%) Order to Cash
3 11 (12.50%) Data Management
3 11 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 11 (12.50%) Workflow
4 10 (11.36%) OO
5 9 (10.23%) Project Management
6 7 (7.95%) CRM
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.82%) Validation
8 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.68%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.68%) Information Security
8 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (4.55%) Data Integration
9 4 (4.55%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) Java
2 4 (4.55%) SAPscript
3 3 (3.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) QA
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.41%) hybris
3 2 (2.27%) Ariba
3 2 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (1.14%) Concur
4 1 (1.14%) SEEBURGER