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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 800 801 763
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 83 106 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.090% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 81
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +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 £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
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 £65,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

BAPI Salary Histogram in the UK

BAPI
Top 27 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 22 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 0 71 £50,000 -13.04% 2
London +33 24 £87,500 +52.17% 1
South East -17 19 £65,000 +13.04%
Surrey +4 15 £57,500 -6.12%
North West +8 14 £50,000 -13.04%
Egham -20 12 - -
Manchester +25 9 £50,000 -
East of England +19 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland - 8 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Staines - 3 £57,500 -
Home Counties - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +40 2 £62,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £44,500 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £44,500 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Birmingham -15 1 - -
West Midlands -18 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 146 (88.48%) SAP
2 86 (52.12%) ABAP
3 69 (41.82%) Finance
4 60 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
5 59 (35.76%) SAP MM
6 57 (34.55%) SAP PM
7 56 (33.94%) SAP CO
7 56 (33.94%) SAP FI/CO
7 56 (33.94%) SAP FI
8 53 (32.12%) CAD
8 53 (32.12%) GIS
8 53 (32.12%) SAP HR
8 53 (32.12%) Document Management
9 42 (25.45%) OO
10 36 (21.82%) SAP R/3
11 34 (20.61%) SAP SD
12 32 (19.39%) SAPscript
12 32 (19.39%) LSMW
13 31 (18.79%) SAP Smart Forms
14 28 (16.97%) SAP QM
14 28 (16.97%) Maximo
14 28 (16.97%) Data Management
14 28 (16.97%) Primavera
14 28 (16.97%) Master Data Management
14 28 (16.97%) SAP EHS
14 28 (16.97%) Resource Management
15 25 (15.15%) SAP GTS
15 25 (15.15%) Configuration Management
15 25 (15.15%) EAM
15 25 (15.15%) SAP PS

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (11.52%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (11.52%) WebSphere
1 19 (11.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.03%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.82%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.61%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 59 (35.76%) SAP MM
2 57 (34.55%) SAP PM
3 56 (33.94%) SAP CO
3 56 (33.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 56 (33.94%) SAP FI
4 53 (32.12%) SAP HR
5 36 (21.82%) SAP R/3
6 34 (20.61%) SAP SD
7 28 (16.97%) SAP QM
7 28 (16.97%) Maximo
7 28 (16.97%) Primavera
7 28 (16.97%) SAP EHS
8 25 (15.15%) SAP GTS
8 25 (15.15%) SAP PS
9 11 (6.67%) SAP SCM
10 10 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
11 8 (4.85%) SAP LE
11 8 (4.85%) AWD
12 4 (2.42%) SAP CRM
12 4 (2.42%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.52%) DB2
2 13 (7.88%) SAP HANA
3 10 (6.06%) SAP BW
4 9 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.21%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (19.39%) LSMW
2 2 (1.21%) NWDS
General
1 69 (41.82%) Finance
2 25 (15.15%) Aerospace
3 19 (11.52%) Banking
4 18 (10.91%) Manufacturing
5 13 (7.88%) Automotive
6 8 (4.85%) Marketing
7 7 (4.24%) Billing
8 6 (3.64%) Retail
9 3 (1.82%) Publishing
10 2 (1.21%) Electronics
10 2 (1.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) French Language
11 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (63.64%) Consultant
2 95 (57.58%) SAP Consultant
3 53 (32.12%) Managing Consultant
4 28 (16.97%) SAP PM Consultant
5 25 (15.15%) SAP PLM Consultant
6 23 (13.94%) Developer
7 22 (13.33%) ABAP Developer
8 20 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
8 20 (12.12%) Architect
8 20 (12.12%) SAP Developer
9 18 (10.91%) ABAP Consultant
10 17 (10.30%) Lead Architect
10 17 (10.30%) Digital Architect
10 17 (10.30%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 10 (6.06%) Migration Consultant
11 10 (6.06%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
11 10 (6.06%) Data Consultant
11 10 (6.06%) Data Migration Consultant
11 10 (6.06%) SAP Data Consultant
12 7 (4.24%) SAP ISU Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.79%) SAP Smart Forms
2 24 (14.55%) SAP ALE
3 20 (12.12%) Web Dynpro
4 19 (11.52%) Web Services
5 14 (8.48%) EDI
6 10 (6.06%) Middleware
7 8 (4.85%) SAP XI
7 8 (4.85%) SAP BSP
7 8 (4.85%) SAP PI
8 4 (2.42%) HTML
9 2 (1.21%) SOAP
9 2 (1.21%) REST
10 1 (0.61%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.12%) GIS
2 19 (11.52%) DataPower
2 19 (11.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 19 (11.52%) Online Banking
3 17 (10.30%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.85%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.42%) FMCG
7 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.21%) EPoS
8 2 (1.21%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.21%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
2 53 (32.12%) CAD
2 53 (32.12%) Document Management
3 42 (25.45%) OO
4 28 (16.97%) Data Management
4 28 (16.97%) Master Data Management
4 28 (16.97%) Resource Management
5 25 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 25 (15.15%) EAM
5 25 (15.15%) PLM
6 20 (12.12%) Migration
6 20 (12.12%) Data Migration
7 19 (11.52%) E-Commerce
8 18 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.30%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (10.30%) TOGAF
10 16 (9.70%) Workflow
11 12 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (7.27%) Logistics
12 9 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 86 (52.12%) ABAP
2 32 (19.39%) SAPscript
3 17 (10.30%) Java
4 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.21%) C
5 2 (1.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) Tivoli
1 19 (11.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 19 (11.52%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 146 (88.48%) SAP
2 20 (12.12%) Oracle
3 19 (11.52%) LogLogic
3 19 (11.52%) HP
4 13 (7.88%) Adobe
5 9 (5.45%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.82%) Sony
7 2 (1.21%) Actimize
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago