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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 119 99 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 9 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 1.55% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 3.82% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 53
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
ABAP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
860 865 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.37% 40.55% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 778 741 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ABAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

ABAP Salary Trend in Birmingham

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 9 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 8 (44.44%) LSMW
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 8 (44.44%) Publishing
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (44.44%) EDI
4 7 (38.89%) LIMS
4 7 (38.89%) Logistics
4 7 (38.89%) Demand Management
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
8 3 (16.67%) SAPscript
8 3 (16.67%) SAP HR
8 3 (16.67%) SAP FI
8 3 (16.67%) SAP BI
8 3 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (16.67%) BAPI
8 3 (16.67%) Billing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 3 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 3 (16.67%) SAP MII
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (11.11%) SAP HCM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BI
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) LSMW
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 8 (44.44%) Publishing
3 3 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
2 12 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (38.89%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 5 (27.78%) Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SAP Developer
6 3 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) SAP BW Developer
7 2 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) SAP PM Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) SAP QM Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) SAP PP Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) SAP WM Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) SAP PS Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) EDI
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (16.67%) BAPI
2 3 (16.67%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) LIMS
2 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Logistics
3 7 (38.89%) Demand Management
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SAPscript
1 3 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
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