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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 51 58
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 2.25% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.25% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% -12.38%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 259 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 54.66% 52.97% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 253 207 216
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing ABAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) MaxDB
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ABAP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MaxDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 1 (100.00%) SAP