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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 122 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% 0.047% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.15% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
640 664 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.23% 31.04% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 552 612 484
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) ABAP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP ALE
2 8 (88.89%) SAPscript
2 8 (88.89%) SAP Smart Forms
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
6 1 (11.11%) SAP IS-U

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) ABAP Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP ISU Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SAP ALE
2 8 (88.89%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ABAP
2 8 (88.89%) SAPscript
3 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP