The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 151 138
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 0 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.20% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.42% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 21
Median salary - £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.40% -14.09%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1424 1439 1673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.88% 48.57% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 812 922 1062
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

ABAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP