The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 216 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 1 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
ABAP Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5296 5183 4666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.53% 95.10% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 4415 3983
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ABAP Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ABAP Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ABAP Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Birmingham -16 1 £60,000 +26.31%
ABAP Consultant
England

ABAP Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) ABAP
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (85.71%) SAPscript
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) BAPI
3 5 (71.43%) SAP ALE
3 5 (71.43%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Retail

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (71.43%) BAPI
2 5 (71.43%) SAP ALE
2 5 (71.43%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) ABAP
2 6 (85.71%) SAPscript
3 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe