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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.091% 0.074% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £54,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £50,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year +7.00% -5.21%  

ABAP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 581 671 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 53.16% 49.93% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 500 593 558
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ABAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 28 April 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
South Wales +7 1 £54,000 -10.00% 1
ABAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (60.00%) NetWeaver
3 8 (53.33%) Workflow
4 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) SAP ALE
4 6 (40.00%) User Experience
5 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) SAP CRM
6 4 (26.67%) SAP SD
6 4 (26.67%) SAP MM
6 4 (26.67%) Logistics
6 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) Billing
7 3 (20.00%) hybris
7 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
7 3 (20.00%) BAPI
7 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) XSLT
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
9 1 (6.67%) SAP Security
9 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
9 1 (6.67%) Apex Code

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP CRM
1 4 (26.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (26.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (6.67%) Compiere
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Junior SAP Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Junior SAP SD Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) ABAP Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAPUI5 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) SAP ALE
2 3 (20.00%) BAPI
2 3 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) SAPUI5
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WSDL
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (26.67%) Logistics
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Order to Cash
5 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SOQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) hybris
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com