The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 95 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 20 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 3.05% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 7.18% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 29
Average salary £49,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 738 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.51% 42.44% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 662 626 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ABAP
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 62 (98.41%) SAP
2 30 (47.62%) Data Extraction
3 18 (28.57%) CRM
4 14 (22.22%) SAP CRM
4 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 14 (22.22%) SAP FI
4 14 (22.22%) SAP BI
4 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.63%) SAP HR
5 13 (20.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (20.63%) SAP CO
6 12 (19.05%) SAP SRM
6 12 (19.05%) SAP SD
6 12 (19.05%) SAP MM
7 6 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (7.94%) Retail
8 5 (7.94%) Web Services
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Analytics
10 3 (4.76%) Workflow
10 3 (4.76%) Finance
10 3 (4.76%) SAP ALE
10 3 (4.76%) Adobe
10 3 (4.76%) ERP
10 3 (4.76%) ETL
11 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) SAP CRM
1 14 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 13 (20.63%) SAP HR
2 13 (20.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (20.63%) SAP CO
3 12 (19.05%) SAP SRM
3 12 (19.05%) SAP SD
3 12 (19.05%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.59%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 14 (22.22%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Consultant
2 18 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
2 18 (28.57%) Data Manager
2 18 (28.57%) SAP Developer
2 18 (28.57%) SAP Manager
3 17 (26.98%) ABAP Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Data Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) SAP Data Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior ABAP Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior SAP Developer
6 3 (4.76%) ABAP Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.17%) SAP Architect
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (1.59%) CRM Architect
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.59%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) CSS3
3 1 (1.59%) Worklight
3 1 (1.59%) MEAP
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.59%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) CRM
2 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (6.35%) OO
4 4 (6.35%) Data Management
4 4 (6.35%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.76%) Analytics
5 3 (4.76%) Workflow
5 3 (4.76%) ERP
5 3 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Time Management
7 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 62 (98.41%) SAP
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (1.59%) Remedy
3 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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