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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 130 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.45% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 1.55% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
BAPI
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
649 582 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.00% 29.23% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 573 514 621
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,952 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BAPI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BAPI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

BAPI Salary Trend in Birmingham

BAPI
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BAPI 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 BAPI.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MII
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BAPI 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 BAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft