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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
England / West Midlands
Rank 187 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.78% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.75% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -9.52%

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
2249 2284 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.10% 44.75% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 1951 2171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -15 11 £48,750 +14.70%
Shropshire - 3 £38,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (35.00%) Finance
3 19 (31.67%) Workflow
3 19 (31.67%) Manufacturing
4 18 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 17 (28.33%) SAP SD
6 16 (26.67%) BAPI
6 16 (26.67%) SAP ALE
7 15 (25.00%) Retail
7 15 (25.00%) CRM
8 13 (21.67%) Publishing
9 12 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
9 12 (20.00%) SAPscript
10 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
11 10 (16.67%) LSMW
11 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
11 10 (16.67%) Project Management
11 10 (16.67%) Migration
11 10 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
12 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
12 8 (13.33%) SAP MM
12 8 (13.33%) SAP Fiori
12 8 (13.33%) SAPUI5
12 8 (13.33%) SAP SCM
12 8 (13.33%) Internal Audit
13 7 (11.67%) Integration Testing
13 7 (11.67%) SAP HR
13 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (11.67%) ERP
13 7 (11.67%) Java

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.00%) SAP EP
2 3 (5.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (28.33%) SAP SD
2 8 (13.33%) SAP MM
2 8 (13.33%) SAP SCM
3 7 (11.67%) SAP HR
4 6 (10.00%) SAP HCM
5 4 (6.67%) SAP PM
5 4 (6.67%) SAP PP
6 3 (5.00%) SAP MII
6 3 (5.00%) SAP SRM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
7 2 (3.33%) SAP CRM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
7 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.33%) SAP QM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Manufacturing
3 15 (25.00%) Retail
4 13 (21.67%) Publishing
5 5 (8.33%) Automotive
6 3 (5.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Consultant
1 27 (45.00%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Analyst
3 13 (21.67%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (21.67%) SAP Developer
4 8 (13.33%) ABAP Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) SAP SD Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) SAP Support
5 7 (11.67%) SAP MM Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Logistics Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) SAP HR Developer
6 6 (10.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) SAP PP Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) SAP Support Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Support Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) SAP PM Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) SAP PS Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) BAPI
1 16 (26.67%) SAP ALE
2 12 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 10 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
4 8 (13.33%) SAP Fiori
4 8 (13.33%) SAPUI5
5 6 (10.00%) EDI
6 5 (8.33%) SAP XI
7 4 (6.67%) SAP Basis
8 3 (5.00%) SAP PI
9 2 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (3.33%) LIMS
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Workflow
2 18 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 15 (25.00%) CRM
4 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 10 (16.67%) Migration
5 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 8 (13.33%) Internal Audit
6 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 7 (11.67%) ERP
7 7 (11.67%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.00%) Demand Management
8 6 (10.00%) Logistics
8 6 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL
9 5 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SAPscript
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
1 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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