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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 182 122 131
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +9
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 33 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 1.41% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 2.87% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 53
Average salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.52% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £41,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
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
2479 2054 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.01% 48.92% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1732 2016
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
(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
Coventry -11 15 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Birmingham -31 12 £51,000 +2.51% 1
Warwickshire -16 4 £36,750 -16.57%
Staffordshire -3 1 £52,500 +5.00%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (50.00%) CRM
3 26 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (35.19%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (35.19%) Business Objects
4 19 (35.19%) Data Management
5 18 (33.33%) SAP BW
6 16 (29.63%) SAP HR
6 16 (29.63%) SAP FI
6 16 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (27.78%) SAP BI
7 15 (27.78%) SAP BPC
8 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (25.93%) Web Dynpro
9 9 (16.67%) SAP R/3
9 9 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (14.81%) Retail
10 8 (14.81%) SAP ALE
10 8 (14.81%) SAP MM
10 8 (14.81%) NetWeaver
10 8 (14.81%) Java
10 8 (14.81%) Workflow
11 7 (12.96%) BAPI
11 7 (12.96%) LSMW
11 7 (12.96%) SAP Portal
12 6 (11.11%) Migration
12 6 (11.11%) EDI
13 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
13 5 (9.26%) Degree

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (14.81%) NetWeaver
2 7 (12.96%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (29.63%) SAP HR
1 16 (29.63%) SAP FI
2 15 (27.78%) SAP BPC
3 9 (16.67%) SAP R/3
4 8 (14.81%) SAP MM
5 5 (9.26%) SAP xRPM
5 5 (9.26%) SAP HCM
6 2 (3.70%) SAP SRM
6 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM
6 2 (3.70%) SAP SD
6 2 (3.70%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
7 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 16 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (27.78%) SAP BI
5 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) LSMW
2 4 (7.41%) NWDI
2 4 (7.41%) NWDS
General
1 8 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) SAP Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Consultant
3 15 (27.78%) SAP BW Developer
4 13 (24.07%) SAP Consultant
5 10 (18.52%) Applications Developer
6 8 (14.81%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Applications Developer
9 4 (7.41%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Junior
10 3 (5.56%) SAP WM Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Junior SAP Consultant
11 2 (3.70%) SAP Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Junior ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Web Dynpro
2 8 (14.81%) SAP ALE
3 7 (12.96%) BAPI
4 6 (11.11%) EDI
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Workflow
5 4 (7.41%) SAP PI
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
6 2 (3.70%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (1.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) UNIX
1 2 (3.70%) AIX
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) HPUX
2 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) CRM
2 26 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (35.19%) Data Management
4 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
6 8 (14.81%) Workflow
7 6 (11.11%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Master Data Management
9 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 4 (7.41%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
10 3 (5.56%) ERP
10 3 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.70%) Logistics
11 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (35.19%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.41%) Sony
3 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Syclo
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