Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +142
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 0.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

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 1073 1353 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 50.23% 50.26% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1185 1156
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,125 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 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
West Wales - 5 £50,000 -
South Wales +17 4 £52,000 +9.47%
ABAP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) SAP PI
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) ERP
4 5 (55.56%) NetWeaver
4 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 5 (55.56%) IDoc
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) SAP SRM
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
5 4 (44.44%) Process Management
5 4 (44.44%) BAPI
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) SAP HANA
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience
8 1 (11.11%) SOQL
8 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
8 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
8 1 (11.11%) WSDL
8 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management
8 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
8 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis

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 5 (55.56%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP SRM
2 1 (11.11%) Compiere
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase ASE
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) ICT Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) NetWeaver Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Workflow Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) SAP PI
2 5 (55.56%) IDoc
3 4 (44.44%) BAPI
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Process Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SOQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase