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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 822 839 761
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -78
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 74 90 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 93
Average salary £56,250 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £83,644
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +25.00%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41606 47784 45419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35381 40402 39550
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BAPI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BAPI within the UK.

BAPI Salary Trend in the UK

BAPI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BAPI over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

BAPI Salary Histogram in the UK

BAPI
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England -3 66 £57,500 - 3
South East -2 26 £58,750 +2.17% 1
London +20 25 £87,500 +52.17%
Surrey +12 21 £57,500 +12.19%
Egham -10 14 - -
North West +6 7 £50,000 -13.04%
Staines -7 7 £57,500 +35.29%
Cambridgeshire +22 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +14 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Manchester +4 5 £50,000 -21.56%
Scotland - 5 £52,500 - 1
City of London +31 3 £62,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Home Counties - 3 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex +10 1 - -
Hampshire -6 1 - - 1
West Midlands -19 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 149 (88.69%) SAP
2 82 (48.81%) ABAP
3 68 (40.48%) Finance
4 62 (36.90%) SAP MM
5 61 (36.31%) SAP PM
6 60 (35.71%) SAP CO
6 60 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
6 60 (35.71%) SAP FI
6 60 (35.71%) SAP Implementation
7 56 (33.33%) CAD
7 56 (33.33%) SAP HR
7 56 (33.33%) GIS
7 56 (33.33%) Document Management
8 39 (23.21%) OO
9 37 (22.02%) SAP SD
9 37 (22.02%) SAP R/3
10 32 (19.05%) Data Management
11 31 (18.45%) Maximo
11 31 (18.45%) SAP QM
11 31 (18.45%) Primavera
11 31 (18.45%) SAP EHS
11 31 (18.45%) Resource Management
11 31 (18.45%) Master Data Management
12 28 (16.67%) LSMW
12 28 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
13 26 (15.48%) SAPscript
13 26 (15.48%) SAP ALE
14 25 (14.88%) SAP GTS
14 25 (14.88%) SAP PS
14 25 (14.88%) Configuration Management

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 20 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 19 (11.31%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (11.31%) WebSphere Process Server
3 5 (2.98%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.60%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 62 (36.90%) SAP MM
2 61 (36.31%) SAP PM
3 60 (35.71%) SAP CO
3 60 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 60 (35.71%) SAP FI
4 56 (33.33%) SAP HR
5 37 (22.02%) SAP SD
5 37 (22.02%) SAP R/3
6 31 (18.45%) Maximo
6 31 (18.45%) SAP QM
6 31 (18.45%) Primavera
6 31 (18.45%) SAP EHS
7 25 (14.88%) SAP GTS
7 25 (14.88%) SAP PS
8 11 (6.55%) SAP SCM
9 10 (5.95%) SAP IS-U
10 8 (4.76%) SAP LE
10 8 (4.76%) AWD
11 5 (2.98%) SAP ERP
11 5 (2.98%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.31%) DB2
2 13 (7.74%) SAP HANA
3 12 (7.14%) SAP BW
4 7 (4.17%) SAP BI
4 7 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 28 (16.67%) LSMW
2 2 (1.19%) NWDS
3 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 68 (40.48%) Finance
2 25 (14.88%) Aerospace
3 21 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 19 (11.31%) Banking
5 12 (7.14%) Automotive
6 8 (4.76%) Marketing
7 7 (4.17%) Billing
7 7 (4.17%) Retail
8 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.19%) Electronics
9 2 (1.19%) Legal
10 1 (0.60%) French Language
10 1 (0.60%) Publishing
10 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (61.90%) Consultant
2 95 (56.55%) SAP Consultant
3 56 (33.33%) Managing Consultant
4 31 (18.45%) SAP PM Consultant
5 25 (14.88%) SAP PLM Consultant
6 24 (14.29%) Developer
7 21 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
7 21 (12.50%) SAP Developer
8 20 (11.90%) Architect
8 20 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (11.31%) Lead Architect
9 19 (11.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 19 (11.31%) Digital Architect
9 19 (11.31%) ABAP Consultant
10 8 (4.76%) Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 6 (3.57%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.57%) SAP Team Leader
12 6 (3.57%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 26 (15.48%) SAP ALE
3 17 (10.12%) Web Services
4 16 (9.52%) EDI
4 16 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
5 11 (6.55%) SAP XI
5 11 (6.55%) Middleware
6 8 (4.76%) SAP BSP
7 7 (4.17%) SAP PI
8 3 (1.79%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.19%) HTML
9 2 (1.19%) SOAP
9 2 (1.19%) REST
10 1 (0.60%) XML
10 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (33.33%) GIS
2 19 (11.31%) Online Banking
2 19 (11.31%) DataPower
2 19 (11.31%) Mobile Banking
3 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.79%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.79%) EPoS
6 2 (1.19%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Life Science
7 1 (0.60%) FMCG
7 1 (0.60%) iSeries
7 1 (0.60%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.71%) SAP Implementation
2 56 (33.33%) CAD
2 56 (33.33%) Document Management
3 39 (23.21%) OO
4 32 (19.05%) Data Management
5 31 (18.45%) Resource Management
5 31 (18.45%) Master Data Management
6 25 (14.88%) Configuration Management
6 25 (14.88%) EAM
6 25 (14.88%) PLM
7 22 (13.10%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.31%) Zachman Framework
8 19 (11.31%) TOGAF
9 18 (10.71%) Workflow
10 15 (8.93%) Migration
10 15 (8.93%) Data Migration
11 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.14%) ERP
13 11 (6.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 82 (48.81%) ABAP
2 26 (15.48%) SAPscript
3 15 (8.93%) Java
4 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (11.31%) Tivoli
1 19 (11.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 19 (11.31%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 149 (88.69%) SAP
2 23 (13.69%) Oracle
3 19 (11.31%) LogLogic
3 19 (11.31%) HP
4 9 (5.36%) Adobe
5 7 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.79%) Sony
7 2 (1.19%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.60%) Talend
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
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