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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 196 177 130
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -47
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 34 33 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.65% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.36% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 56
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,450 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
2426 2428 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.14% 48.18% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2092 2178 1840
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +12 24 £45,000 -11.76% 3
Solihull - 4 £50,250 - 3
Warwickshire -18 2 £40,000 +14.28%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (38.96%) SAP Fiori
3 27 (35.06%) Workflow
4 25 (32.47%) SAP Smart Forms
5 23 (29.87%) SAPscript
6 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (25.97%) Finance
7 20 (25.97%) Manufacturing
8 19 (24.68%) SAPUI5
9 14 (18.18%) SAP BW
9 14 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (16.88%) SAP HR
10 13 (16.88%) Publishing
10 13 (16.88%) Migration
10 13 (16.88%) Retail
10 13 (16.88%) Integration Testing
11 12 (15.58%) SAP BI
12 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
13 10 (12.99%) LSMW
13 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.69%) Hudson
14 9 (11.69%) EDI
14 9 (11.69%) Java
15 8 (10.39%) OO
15 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (10.39%) SLA
15 8 (10.39%) SAP FI
15 8 (10.39%) BAPI
15 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (6.49%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.60%) SAP EP
3 2 (2.60%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) SAP HR
2 8 (10.39%) SAP FI
3 7 (9.09%) SAP BPC
4 6 (7.79%) SAP MII
5 4 (5.19%) SAP SD
5 4 (5.19%) SAP SM
6 2 (2.60%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.60%) SAP PS
6 2 (2.60%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.30%) SAP CO
7 1 (1.30%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.30%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) GitHub
1 1 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 12 (15.58%) SAP BI
3 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.30%) Lumira
6 1 (1.30%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) LSMW
2 9 (11.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
1 20 (25.97%) Manufacturing
2 13 (16.88%) Publishing
2 13 (16.88%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
1 29 (37.66%) SAP Developer
2 27 (35.06%) Consultant
3 26 (33.77%) SAP Consultant
4 20 (25.97%) ABAP Developer
5 17 (22.08%) ABAP Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) SAP BW Developer
6 7 (9.09%) SAPUI5 Developer
7 6 (7.79%) SAP Support
8 5 (6.49%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) SAP Manager
8 5 (6.49%) SAP PS Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.19%) HR Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) SAP HR Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) SAP PI Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.90%) SAP PM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) SAP Fiori
2 25 (32.47%) SAP Smart Forms
3 19 (24.68%) SAPUI5
4 9 (11.69%) EDI
5 8 (10.39%) BAPI
5 8 (10.39%) SAP ALE
6 7 (9.09%) SAP Basis
7 6 (7.79%) REST
7 6 (7.79%) SAP PI
8 5 (6.49%) JDBC
8 5 (6.49%) SOAP
8 5 (6.49%) Web Services
9 4 (5.19%) Web Dynpro
10 2 (2.60%) SAP XI
11 1 (1.30%) CSS
11 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) LIMS
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Blog
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Workflow
2 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.88%) Integration Testing
4 13 (16.88%) Migration
5 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.39%) OO
7 7 (9.09%) CRM
7 7 (9.09%) Data Management
8 6 (7.79%) ITIL
8 6 (7.79%) Project Management
9 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.49%) Demand Management
9 5 (6.49%) Logistics
10 4 (5.19%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.19%) Service Management
10 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SAPscript
2 9 (11.69%) Java
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (5.19%) Siebel
3 2 (2.60%) Adobe
3 2 (2.60%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Syclo
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 8 % bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago