The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 125 131 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 19 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.25% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 0.58% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
816 863 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.77% 42.64% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 670 770 683
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (75.56%) EDI
3 23 (51.11%) Workflow
3 23 (51.11%) SAP Fiori
4 21 (46.67%) Integration Testing
5 19 (42.22%) Retail
5 19 (42.22%) Finance
5 19 (42.22%) Manufacturing
5 19 (42.22%) Publishing
6 18 (40.00%) LSMW
6 18 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (37.78%) Logistics
7 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
7 17 (37.78%) Migration
8 9 (20.00%) Project Planning
8 9 (20.00%) Demand Management
9 8 (17.78%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (17.78%) Order to Cash
9 8 (17.78%) Billing
9 8 (17.78%) SAP PM
9 8 (17.78%) SAP PP
10 6 (13.33%) SAPscript
10 6 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
11 5 (11.11%) SAPUI5
12 3 (6.67%) Lumira
12 3 (6.67%) Marketing
12 3 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
12 3 (6.67%) SAP HR
12 3 (6.67%) SAP BI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (17.78%) SAP PM
1 8 (17.78%) SAP PP
2 3 (6.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.67%) Lumira
1 3 (6.67%) SAP BI
1 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) LSMW
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
1 19 (42.22%) Manufacturing
1 19 (42.22%) Publishing
1 19 (42.22%) Retail
2 8 (17.78%) Billing
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Consultant
1 23 (51.11%) SAP Consultant
2 17 (37.78%) Logistics Consultant
2 17 (37.78%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) SAP PM Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) SAP PS Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) SAP MM Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) SAP SD Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) SAP Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) SAP BI Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Development Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) HR Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) EDI
2 23 (51.11%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (11.11%) SAPUI5
5 2 (4.44%) BAPI
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware
6 1 (2.22%) SAP ALE
6 1 (2.22%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Workflow
2 21 (46.67%) Integration Testing
3 18 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
4 17 (37.78%) Logistics
4 17 (37.78%) Migration
5 9 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 9 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 8 (17.78%) Order to Cash
6 8 (17.78%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.67%) ETL
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) OO
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.22%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.22%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe