Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 108 143
Rank change year-on-year +13 +35 -4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 12 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.85% 1.35% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 2.61% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 0
South Wales median annual salary £44,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% - -
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 691 1113 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 48.87% 51.91% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 632 1025 1058
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in South Wales

ABAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for ABAP in South Wales

ABAP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in South Wales

ABAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £53,750 -
Cardiff +12 1 £39,500 -21.00%
Newport - 1 £35,000 -
ABAP
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) SAP HANA
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
5 2 (16.67%) SAPUI5
5 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 2 (16.67%) IDoc
5 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Error Analysis

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SAP HANA
2 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SAP Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Junior
6 2 (16.67%) Junior ABAP Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BI Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP HR Business Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) SAP HR Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) IDoc
1 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (16.67%) SAPUI5
2 1 (8.33%) BAPI
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Error Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle