Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 445 428
Rank change year-on-year +105 -17 -120
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 228 155 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 0.85% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 150
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,000 £43,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,375 £88,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -13.04%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17450 18183 21211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.66% 50.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15215 16064 18405
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in the South East

ABAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the South East

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in the South East

ABAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Surrey +87 150 £72,500 +20.83%
Thames Valley +39 39 £54,500 -9.17% 1
Hampshire +2 30 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 20 £65,000 -27.78%
Oxfordshire -3 11 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Berkshire +21 8 £47,500 -20.83%
West Sussex -7 4 £50,000 +17.65%
Middlesex +16 3 £57,500 +4.55%
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 129 (56.58%) Business Development
3 116 (50.88%) Coaching
4 54 (23.68%) SAP Implementation
5 47 (20.61%) Migration
6 45 (19.74%) Finance
7 42 (18.42%) Data Migration
8 41 (17.98%) LSMW
9 34 (14.91%) Legal
9 34 (14.91%) Risk Management
9 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (14.91%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 33 (14.47%) CRM
11 31 (13.60%) Billing
12 27 (11.84%) Ariba
12 27 (11.84%) hybris
13 26 (11.40%) Logistics
13 26 (11.40%) Manufacturing
14 25 (10.96%) Customer Requirements
15 24 (10.53%) SAP XI
16 23 (10.09%) SAP SD
16 23 (10.09%) Business Transformation
16 23 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (9.65%) SAP SCM
17 22 (9.65%) SAP S/4HANA
18 20 (8.77%) Middleware
18 20 (8.77%) Web Dynpro
19 19 (8.33%) BAPI
19 19 (8.33%) Retail
19 19 (8.33%) SAP FI

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (5.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (10.09%) SAP SD
2 22 (9.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 22 (9.65%) SAP SCM
3 19 (8.33%) SAP FI
4 17 (7.46%) SAP CRM
5 14 (6.14%) SAP SRM
6 13 (5.70%) SAP CO
6 13 (5.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (5.70%) SAP Hybris
7 9 (3.95%) SAP EWM
7 9 (3.95%) SAP R/3
8 8 (3.51%) SAP BPC
8 8 (3.51%) SAP EHS
8 8 (3.51%) SAP ERP
9 7 (3.07%) SAP PLM
9 7 (3.07%) SAP VC
10 6 (2.63%) SAP APO
11 5 (2.19%) SAP MM
12 4 (1.75%) SAP HCM
12 4 (1.75%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) HTTP
2 3 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.70%) SAP BW
2 11 (4.82%) MS Access
3 8 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.07%) QlikView
5 4 (1.75%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.44%) DataStage
6 1 (0.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.98%) LSMW
2 14 (6.14%) eCATT
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 45 (19.74%) Finance
2 34 (14.91%) Legal
3 31 (13.60%) Billing
4 26 (11.40%) Manufacturing
5 19 (8.33%) Retail
6 15 (6.58%) Publishing
7 5 (2.19%) Marketing
8 3 (1.32%) German Language
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (60.09%) Consultant
2 132 (57.89%) SAP Consultant
3 46 (20.18%) Managing Consultant
4 40 (17.54%) SAP SD Consultant
5 36 (15.79%) Developer
6 34 (14.91%) SAP Developer
7 23 (10.09%) SAP MM Consultant
8 20 (8.77%) Analyst
8 20 (8.77%) SAP Analyst
9 19 (8.33%) Management Consultant
10 16 (7.02%) ABAP Developer
10 16 (7.02%) CRM Developer
10 16 (7.02%) SAP CRM Developer
10 16 (7.02%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 14 (6.14%) SAP SRM Consultant
12 11 (4.82%) CRM Analyst
12 11 (4.82%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (4.82%) Hybris Developer
12 11 (4.82%) SAP Data Analyst
12 11 (4.82%) SAP Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.53%) SAP XI
2 20 (8.77%) Middleware
2 20 (8.77%) Web Dynpro
3 19 (8.33%) BAPI
3 19 (8.33%) SAP TM
4 16 (7.02%) IDoc
4 16 (7.02%) SAP ALE
5 15 (6.58%) EDI
6 12 (5.26%) SAP BSP
7 11 (4.82%) SAP PI
8 7 (3.07%) MDX
9 6 (2.63%) SAP Core Interface
9 6 (2.63%) SAPUI5
10 4 (1.75%) SAP Fiori
10 4 (1.75%) Web Services
11 3 (1.32%) SAP Smart Forms
12 2 (0.88%) SAP Basis
13 1 (0.44%) JAXP
13 1 (0.44%) JMX
13 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.39%) LIMS
3 8 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.75%) Unix
1 4 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.44%) AIX
2 1 (0.44%) HPUX
2 1 (0.44%) Linux
2 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (56.58%) Business Development
2 116 (50.88%) Coaching
3 54 (23.68%) SAP Implementation
4 47 (20.61%) Migration
5 42 (18.42%) Data Migration
6 34 (14.91%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 34 (14.91%) Risk Management
7 33 (14.47%) CRM
8 26 (11.40%) Logistics
9 25 (10.96%) Customer Requirements
10 23 (10.09%) Business Transformation
10 23 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
11 18 (7.89%) ERP
12 17 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (7.46%) ETL
12 17 (7.46%) Integration Testing
12 17 (7.46%) Project Management
13 16 (7.02%) System Testing
13 16 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.46%) Java
2 16 (7.02%) SAPscript
3 11 (4.82%) SQL
4 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.63%) Degree
3 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (11.84%) Ariba
2 27 (11.84%) hybris
3 12 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle
5 1 (0.44%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.44%) Samsung
5 1 (0.44%) SEEBURGER