Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - +75 +11
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.51% - 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% - 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £41,250 - £45,750
90th Percentile £43,750 - £53,750
North West median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +4.71%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 542 697 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.86% 53.82% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 407 498 336
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Merseyside

ABAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Merseyside

ABAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 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
Liverpool - 5 £42,500 -
ABAP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) IDoc
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) SAPscript
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (60.00%) BAPI
2 3 (60.00%) LSMW
2 3 (60.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (40.00%) EDI

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (60.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (40.00%) SAP SD
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) IDoc
2 3 (60.00%) BAPI
2 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (40.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP