Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 121 147
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 +6
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 17 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.90% 1.22% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.27% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 0
Wales median annual salary £34,625 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.97% - -
UK median annual salary £54,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.00% -9.09%

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 950 1,275 1,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 50.13% 53.73% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1,146 1,155
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,922 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Wales

ABAP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Wales

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Wales over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ABAP in Wales

ABAP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
South Wales +4 12 £47,250 -3.08%
ABAP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 9 (52.94%) SAP HANA
3 6 (35.29%) SAP SRM
3 6 (35.29%) SAP CRM
3 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
3 6 (35.29%) SAPUI5
4 5 (29.41%) Error Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) EDI
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) SAP PM
7 2 (11.76%) IDoc
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) SAP PI
7 2 (11.76%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (11.76%) BAPI
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) SAP PS
7 2 (11.76%) EAM
8 1 (5.88%) Adobe
8 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
8 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
8 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
8 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
8 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) SOAP

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP CRM
1 6 (35.29%) SAP SRM
2 3 (17.65%) SAP PM
3 2 (11.76%) SAP PS
4 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
4 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SAP HANA
2 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) ABAP Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) SAP Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) SAP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Consultant
3 7 (41.18%) SAP Business Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (35.29%) Junior
4 6 (35.29%) Junior ABAP Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SAP Business Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) SAP PM Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) SAP PM Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) SAP PM Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP MM Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP MM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) SAPUI5
2 5 (29.41%) EDI
3 2 (11.76%) BAPI
3 2 (11.76%) IDoc
3 2 (11.76%) SAP PI
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) SAP ALE
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Error Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) EAM
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle