Period
to 19 June 2018

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

SAP ABAP
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 320 252
Rank change year-on-year +11 -68 +63
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 59 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.34% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.57% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 31
North West median annual salary £46,500 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.45% +17.02% -1.05%
10th Percentile £37,541 £49,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,375 £50,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,100 7,495 5,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 57.89% 58.64% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,958 6,439 5,077
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in the North West

ABAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the North West

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in the North West over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ABAP in the North West

ABAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Manchester +41 44 £57,500 - 1
Cheshire - 10 £40,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £38,702 -
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 North West region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (55.93%) Manufacturing
3 24 (40.68%) Finance
4 22 (37.29%) Logistics
5 20 (33.90%) Retail
6 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (25.42%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (23.73%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (23.73%) Publishing
8 14 (23.73%) Migration
8 14 (23.73%) Integration Testing
9 13 (22.03%) SAP MM
10 12 (20.34%) SAP PP
10 12 (20.34%) EDI
11 11 (18.64%) SAP SD
11 11 (18.64%) IDoc
12 10 (16.95%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 10 (16.95%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (16.95%) eCATT
12 10 (16.95%) Demand Management
12 10 (16.95%) Data Migration
12 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (16.95%) Project Planning
12 10 (16.95%) LSMW
12 10 (16.95%) Billing
12 10 (16.95%) LIMS
13 9 (15.25%) SAP Fiori
14 8 (13.56%) SAP QM
14 8 (13.56%) SAP BW
15 7 (11.86%) SAPUI5

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (6.78%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (22.03%) SAP MM
2 12 (20.34%) SAP PP
3 11 (18.64%) SAP SD
4 8 (13.56%) SAP QM
5 6 (10.17%) SAP BPC
6 5 (8.47%) SAP ERP
7 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
8 3 (5.08%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (1.69%) SAP APO
9 1 (1.69%) SAP EHS
9 1 (1.69%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SAP BW
2 5 (8.47%) SAP HANA
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) eCATT
1 10 (16.95%) LSMW
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) gulp
General
1 33 (55.93%) Manufacturing
2 24 (40.68%) Finance
3 20 (33.90%) Retail
4 14 (23.73%) Publishing
5 10 (16.95%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Consultant
1 33 (55.93%) SAP Consultant
2 28 (47.46%) Analyst
2 28 (47.46%) SAP Analyst
3 18 (30.51%) Business Analyst
3 18 (30.51%) SAP Business Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) SAP PP Consultant
5 14 (23.73%) SAP MM Consultant
6 11 (18.64%) Developer
6 11 (18.64%) SAP PP Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) SAP PP Business Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) SAP SD Consultant
7 10 (16.95%) SAP Developer
8 9 (15.25%) ABAP Developer
8 9 (15.25%) SAP Business Consultant
8 9 (15.25%) SAP MM Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) SAP MM Business Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Logistics Consultant
9 7 (11.86%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 6 (10.17%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) EDI
2 11 (18.64%) IDoc
3 9 (15.25%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (11.86%) SAPUI5
5 6 (10.17%) CSS
5 6 (10.17%) HTML
6 5 (8.47%) HTML5
6 5 (8.47%) jQuery
6 5 (8.47%) JSON
6 5 (8.47%) XML
7 4 (6.78%) BAPI
7 4 (6.78%) SAP Basis
8 2 (3.39%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.69%) JDBC
9 1 (1.69%) Node.js
9 1 (1.69%) React
9 1 (1.69%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (1.69%) SOAP
9 1 (1.69%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (23.73%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (16.95%) LIMS
4 4 (6.78%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Unix
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Logistics
2 15 (25.42%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (23.73%) Integration Testing
3 14 (23.73%) Migration
4 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (16.95%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (16.95%) Data Migration
4 10 (16.95%) Demand Management
4 10 (16.95%) Project Planning
4 10 (16.95%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.47%) CRM
6 5 (8.47%) ERP
6 5 (8.47%) MVC
6 5 (8.47%) OO
6 5 (8.47%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) OOP
7 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
7 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle