The median annual salary for a ABAP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 864 906
Rank change year-on-year +86 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 74 86 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.082% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.085% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 66 68 39
Median salary £45,000 £44,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.40% -1.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,350 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.15% -3.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

ABAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured ABAP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP Developer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 71 £45,001 +3.44% 5
South East +76 18 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire +34 18 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Berkshire - 13 £42,500 -
East of England +20 9 £43,500 -1.97% 1
Maidenhead - 9 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £53,750 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 8 £49,250 +9.44% 1
North West -11 7 £57,500 +17.94%
North East +13 6 £50,000 -23.07%
Manchester -23 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Durham 0 5 £50,000 -23.07%
London +64 4 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands +21 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £49,500 +23.75%
Milton Keynes +12 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Watford 0 3 £42,500 -2.85%
Staffordshire - 3 - -
South West +19 2 - -
Gloucestershire -3 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £46,500 -
Birmingham +16 1 £50,000 +17.64%
West Sussex +9 1 £52,500 +23.52%
East Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Worthing - 1 £52,500 -
Darlington - 1 £57,500 -
Goole - 1 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, ABAP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring ABAP Developer in the job title.

1 169 (100.00%) ABAP
1 169 (100.00%) SAP
2 70 (41.42%) OO
3 69 (40.83%) BAPI
4 66 (39.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (35.50%) CRM
6 34 (20.12%) SAPscript
7 33 (19.53%) SAP Smart Forms
8 32 (18.93%) SAPUI5
9 27 (15.98%) Manufacturing
10 26 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
11 25 (14.79%) SAP HANA
12 24 (14.20%) SAP Fiori
12 24 (14.20%) SAP MM
13 23 (13.61%) SAP PI
14 22 (13.02%) SAP BW
15 20 (11.83%) LSMW
16 19 (11.24%) SAP CRM
17 18 (10.65%) Java
18 17 (10.06%) Workflow
18 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
19 16 (9.47%) SAP ALE
20 15 (8.88%) HTML
21 14 (8.28%) NetWeaver
22 13 (7.69%) JavaScript
22 13 (7.69%) .NET
23 11 (6.51%) Degree
24 10 (5.92%) Integration Testing
24 10 (5.92%) CSS
24 10 (5.92%) ERP

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (8.28%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.37%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.59%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (14.20%) SAP MM
2 19 (11.24%) SAP CRM
3 7 (4.14%) SAP FI
4 6 (3.55%) SAP CO
4 6 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (3.55%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (2.96%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (1.78%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.78%) SAP MII
6 3 (1.78%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.18%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.59%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.59%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.59%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.59%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.59%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.59%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.79%) SAP HANA
2 22 (13.02%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.78%) GIS
4 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (11.83%) LSMW
2 1 (0.59%) Maven
2 1 (0.59%) NWDS
2 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.59%) Visual Composer
General
1 27 (15.98%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.33%) Marketing
3 7 (4.14%) Finance
4 4 (2.37%) Back Office
5 3 (1.78%) Publishing
5 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) German Language
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (40.83%) BAPI
2 33 (19.53%) SAP Smart Forms
3 32 (18.93%) SAPUI5
4 26 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
5 24 (14.20%) SAP Fiori
6 23 (13.61%) SAP PI
7 16 (9.47%) SAP ALE
8 15 (8.88%) HTML
9 13 (7.69%) .NET
10 10 (5.92%) CSS
11 9 (5.33%) Web Services
12 8 (4.73%) Middleware
13 4 (2.37%) EDI
13 4 (2.37%) JDBC
13 4 (2.37%) SOAP
14 3 (1.78%) HTML5
14 3 (1.78%) REST
14 3 (1.78%) SAP XI
14 3 (1.78%) XML
15 2 (1.18%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.14%) User Experience
2 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.78%) FMCG
3 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (41.42%) OO
2 66 (39.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (35.50%) CRM
4 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
4 17 (10.06%) Workflow
5 10 (5.92%) ERP
5 10 (5.92%) Integration Testing
5 10 (5.92%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (5.33%) OOP
6 9 (5.33%) Product Management
7 8 (4.73%) Migration
8 7 (4.14%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 6 (3.55%) MVC
10 5 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.96%) Data Modelling
10 5 (2.96%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.37%) Logistics
11 4 (2.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (100.00%) ABAP
2 34 (20.12%) SAPscript
3 18 (10.65%) Java
4 13 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.33%) R
6 7 (4.14%) C#
7 5 (2.96%) COBOL
8 2 (1.18%) C
9 1 (0.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.51%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) PMO
3 2 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (0.59%) QA
Vendors
1 169 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.37%) Adobe
4 3 (1.78%) Pegasus
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