Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 212 185
Rank change year-on-year -45 -27 +69
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 80 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 1.03% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 1.76% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 7
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +15.00% -20.00%
North West median annual salary £48,750 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.98% -8.00% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,233 4,549 4,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.15% 58.73% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,589 3,891 3,688
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Manchester

ABAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Manchester

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ABAP in Manchester

ABAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £43,750 -
Cheadle - 1 £55,000 -
ABAP
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (65.38%) Manufacturing
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) Logistics
4 12 (46.15%) SAP MM
5 9 (34.62%) SAP PP
5 9 (34.62%) Integration Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Retail
7 7 (26.92%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (23.08%) Coaching
8 6 (23.08%) Publishing
8 6 (23.08%) SAP QM
9 5 (19.23%) BAPI
9 5 (19.23%) TDD
9 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
9 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
9 5 (19.23%) SAP SD
9 5 (19.23%) OO
9 5 (19.23%) EDI
9 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (19.23%) SAPUI5
9 5 (19.23%) IDoc
9 5 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (15.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 4 (15.38%) Demand Management
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) SAP MM
2 9 (34.62%) SAP PP
3 6 (23.08%) SAP QM
4 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
4 5 (19.23%) SAP SD
5 4 (15.38%) SAP APO
5 4 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (15.38%) SAP SCM
6 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
1 3 (11.54%) SAP HANA
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) Lumira
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) eCATT
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) LSMW
General
1 17 (65.38%) Manufacturing
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) Publishing
5 4 (15.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
1 18 (69.23%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) SAP PP Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) ABAP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 7 (26.92%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) SAP Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) SAP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) SAP MM Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) SAP MM Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) SAP MM Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) SAP PP Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) SAP PP Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) SAPUI5 Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SAP SCM Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Logistics Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) SAP APO Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (19.23%) BAPI
2 5 (19.23%) EDI
2 5 (19.23%) IDoc
2 5 (19.23%) SAPUI5
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) JDBC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (15.38%) LIMS
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Logistics
2 9 (34.62%) Integration Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Coaching
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Demand Management
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Network Planning
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 4 (15.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) R
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle