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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 112 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 11 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 1.59% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 3.77% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 8
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -9.52%

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
771 769 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.37% 42.18% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 696 678 713
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

ABAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
2 13 (59.09%) Publishing
2 13 (59.09%) BAPI
3 12 (54.55%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (54.55%) SAPscript
3 12 (54.55%) SAP ALE
4 10 (45.45%) LSMW
4 10 (45.45%) Migration
4 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
5 9 (40.91%) Workflow
6 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 6 (27.27%) Logistics
7 6 (27.27%) EDI
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (27.27%) Demand Management
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) CRM
9 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
9 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 4 (18.18%) ERP
9 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
9 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) SAP Fiori

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
2 3 (13.64%) SAP MII
3 2 (9.09%) SAP QM
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
4 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.55%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) LSMW
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
1 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
1 13 (59.09%) Publishing
1 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Consultant
1 14 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) ABAP Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) ABAP Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Logistics Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) SAP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) SAP PP Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) SAP Support
5 5 (22.73%) SAP Support Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Support Consultant
6 4 (18.18%) SAP PM Consultant
6 4 (18.18%) SAP PS Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) SAP QM Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) SAP BI Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) SAP Workflow Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) BAPI
2 12 (54.55%) SAP ALE
2 12 (54.55%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (27.27%) EDI
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (13.64%) SAPUI5
5 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
5 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
1 10 (45.45%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) Workflow
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (27.27%) Demand Management
4 6 (27.27%) Logistics
4 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 5 (22.73%) CRM
5 5 (22.73%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) ERP
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SAPscript
2 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft