The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 193 114 132
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +18
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 22 96 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 1.94% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 3.78% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 84 55
Average salary £51,000 £49,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.51% -9.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -
ABAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2653 2540 2612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.71% 51.20% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2220 2315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ABAP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ABAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ABAP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ABAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ABAP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ABAP
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -51 14 £51,750 +4.02%
Warwickshire -6 5 £35,000 -14.11% 1
Coventry -17 2 £42,500 +6.25%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ABAP 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 ABAP.

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (44.44%) EDI
3 23 (36.51%) Logistics
4 19 (30.16%) Business Objects
4 19 (30.16%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (30.16%) SAP MM
5 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (23.81%) SAP Implementation
7 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
8 13 (20.63%) SAP WM
9 12 (19.05%) LSMW
9 12 (19.05%) SAP BW
9 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (17.46%) Project Management
11 10 (15.87%) CRM
11 10 (15.87%) SAP XI
11 10 (15.87%) SAP FI
11 10 (15.87%) Finance
12 9 (14.29%) Retail
12 9 (14.29%) BAPI
12 9 (14.29%) SAP HR
12 9 (14.29%) Data Management
13 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (12.70%) SAP BPC
14 7 (11.11%) SAP BI
14 7 (11.11%) Migration
14 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
15 6 (9.52%) SAPscript
15 6 (9.52%) SAP ALE

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ABAP 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 ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
Business Applications
1 19 (30.16%) SAP MM
2 13 (20.63%) SAP WM
3 10 (15.87%) SAP FI
4 9 (14.29%) SAP HR
5 8 (12.70%) SAP BPC
6 6 (9.52%) SAP HCM
7 5 (7.94%) SAP SD
7 5 (7.94%) SAP R/3
8 1 (1.59%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (19.05%) SAP BW
3 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (11.11%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) LSMW
General
1 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Local Government
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Consultant
1 28 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (30.16%) SAP Support
2 19 (30.16%) Developer
3 15 (23.81%) SAP Developer
4 12 (19.05%) SAP Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) ABAP Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Junior
6 7 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) SAP BW Developer
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Junior SAP Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) SAP WM Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Support Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) SAP Support Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) SAP Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) EDI
2 10 (15.87%) SAP XI
3 9 (14.29%) BAPI
4 6 (9.52%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (9.52%) SAP ALE
5 4 (6.35%) SAP Basis
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (3.17%) SAP PI
6 2 (3.17%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) AIX
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) UNIX
2 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Logistics
2 15 (23.81%) SAP Implementation
3 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (17.46%) Project Management
5 10 (15.87%) CRM
6 9 (14.29%) Data Management
7 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.94%) ERP
9 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.76%) Information Management
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (3.17%) Workflow
10 2 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.17%) Master Data Management
10 2 (3.17%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SAPscript
2 3 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (30.16%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Sony
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