The median annual salary for an ABAP Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 877 922
Rank change year-on-year +56 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 69 55 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.056% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.058% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 52
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 30 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 27 June 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 +54 63 £44,000 -2.22% 7
Yorkshire +32 43 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 13 £50,000 - 1
Doncaster - 8 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £45,750 - 1
South East - 8 £54,000 -
East Yorkshire - 7 £34,000 - 1
Hull - 7 £34,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £54,000 -
West Midlands +1 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £54,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 - -
London +32 3 £55,000 -8.33%
North West -39 2 £37,000 - 2
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £44,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire +19 1 - -
North East +9 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Luton +3 1 - -
Gloucestershire -8 1 - -
Durham -9 1 £50,000 -23.07%
East of England -12 1 - - 1
South West -15 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 - -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 143 (100.00%) ABAP
1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 61 (42.66%) OO
3 60 (41.96%) CRM
4 58 (40.56%) BAPI
5 48 (33.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (26.57%) Web Dynpro
7 34 (23.78%) SAPscript
8 32 (22.38%) SAP BW
9 31 (21.68%) SAP Smart Forms
10 30 (20.98%) SAPUI5
10 30 (20.98%) IDoc
11 29 (20.28%) SAP HANA
12 25 (17.48%) Manufacturing
13 22 (15.38%) SAP Fiori
13 22 (15.38%) LSMW
14 18 (12.59%) SAP PI
14 18 (12.59%) ERP
15 17 (11.89%) HTML
15 17 (11.89%) Unit Testing
15 17 (11.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (11.19%) Java
16 16 (11.19%) JavaScript
17 14 (9.79%) CSS
18 13 (9.09%) Web Services
19 12 (8.39%) OOP
19 12 (8.39%) Adobe
19 12 (8.39%) Project Management
19 12 (8.39%) SAP ERP
20 11 (7.69%) SAP Implementation

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 8 (5.59%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.39%) SAP ERP
2 11 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 11 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 7 (4.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (4.20%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.20%) SAP SD
5 5 (3.50%) SAP CO
5 5 (3.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (3.50%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (1.40%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.70%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.70%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.70%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) FTP
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.38%) SAP BW
2 29 (20.28%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.38%) LSMW
2 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.70%) NWDS
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Composer
General
1 25 (17.48%) Manufacturing
2 7 (4.90%) Finance
3 4 (2.80%) Marketing
4 3 (2.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.40%) German Language
5 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.56%) BAPI
2 38 (26.57%) Web Dynpro
3 31 (21.68%) SAP Smart Forms
4 30 (20.98%) IDoc
4 30 (20.98%) SAPUI5
5 22 (15.38%) SAP Fiori
6 18 (12.59%) SAP PI
7 17 (11.89%) HTML
8 14 (9.79%) CSS
9 13 (9.09%) Web Services
10 10 (6.99%) .NET
11 9 (6.29%) SOAP
12 8 (5.59%) Middleware
12 8 (5.59%) SAP ALE
13 7 (4.90%) JDBC
13 7 (4.90%) REST
14 5 (3.50%) SAP Basis
15 4 (2.80%) SAP XI
16 3 (2.10%) EDI
16 3 (2.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.66%) OO
2 60 (41.96%) CRM
3 48 (33.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.59%) ERP
5 17 (11.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (11.89%) Unit Testing
6 12 (8.39%) OOP
6 12 (8.39%) Project Management
7 11 (7.69%) Product Management
7 11 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (6.29%) Migration
9 8 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (5.59%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.59%) Process Improvement
10 7 (4.90%) Feasibility Study
10 7 (4.90%) Integration Testing
11 5 (3.50%) Web Development
12 4 (2.80%) Logistics
12 4 (2.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) ABAP
2 34 (23.78%) SAPscript
3 16 (11.19%) Java
3 16 (11.19%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.29%) C#
5 5 (3.50%) COBOL
6 4 (2.80%) SQL
7 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) GDPR
2 1 (0.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (8.39%) Adobe
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.40%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.70%) hybris
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Salary: Pension, Gym, Flexi-time
Posted: 3 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £50,000 per annum basic + bonus, pension, other great benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West England
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Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
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