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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 109 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 12 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 1.51% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 3.25% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 25
Average salary £51,000 £49,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.51% -0.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
799 676 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.32% 46.27% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 735 611 587
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (79.17%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (79.17%) Business Objects
3 16 (66.67%) SAP BW
3 16 (66.67%) SAP HR
4 15 (62.50%) CRM
4 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (62.50%) SAP FI
4 15 (62.50%) SAP BI
4 15 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (62.50%) Data Management
4 15 (62.50%) SAP BPC
5 6 (25.00%) EDI
6 5 (20.83%) LSMW
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
7 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (16.67%) SAP HCM
7 4 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) SAP MM
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Logistics
9 2 (8.33%) SAP WM
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (4.17%) BAPI
10 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 1 (4.17%) ETL

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Business Applications
1 16 (66.67%) SAP HR
2 15 (62.50%) SAP FI
2 15 (62.50%) SAP BPC
3 4 (16.67%) SAP HCM
4 3 (12.50%) SAP MM
5 2 (8.33%) SAP WM
6 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (66.67%) SAP BW
3 15 (62.50%) SAP BI
3 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) LSMW
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) SAP Developer
1 15 (62.50%) SAP BW Developer
2 9 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) SAP WM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.17%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) CRM
1 15 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 15 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (79.17%) Business Objects