The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 130 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +5.26%
ABAP Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ABAP Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant across the Birmingham region.

ABAP Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

ABAP Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
1 3 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MII
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
1 3 (100.00%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft