The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 236 246 232
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 6 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.089% 0.070% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.15% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 27
Average salary £47,500 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £57,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +21.05%
BAPI
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2689 3408 3683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.73% 47.66% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2944 3291
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BAPI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BAPI Salary Trend in the North West

BAPI
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BAPI across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

BAPI Salary Histogram in the North West

BAPI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 3 £57,500 -9.80%
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) ABAP
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) SAP ALE
4 4 (26.67%) Adobe
4 4 (26.67%) SAPscript
4 4 (26.67%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) SAP SD
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) LSMW
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
6 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
6 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (13.33%) SAP EP
6 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
1 2 (13.33%) SAP EP
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Dynpro
2 5 (33.33%) SAP ALE
3 4 (26.67%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) ABAP
2 4 (26.67%) SAPscript
3 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Business Objects