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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 181 143 111
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -32
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 32 63 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 1.23% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 2.49% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 85
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £59,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 17 £50,000 -4.76%
Birmingham -24 10 £50,500 +12.22% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (43.75%) CRM
3 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (29.69%) Business Objects
4 19 (29.69%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (28.13%) SAP BW
5 18 (28.13%) Data Management
6 17 (26.56%) Web Dynpro
7 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (23.44%) SAP PI
8 15 (23.44%) Manufacturing
8 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (23.44%) SAP FI
8 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (21.88%) SAP MM
9 14 (21.88%) SAP BI
9 14 (21.88%) SAP HR
9 14 (21.88%) SAP BPC
10 13 (20.31%) Logistics
11 12 (18.75%) SAP R/3
12 11 (17.19%) Project Management
12 11 (17.19%) SAP SD
12 11 (17.19%) Supply Chain Management
13 10 (15.63%) SAP Portal
13 10 (15.63%) Workflow
14 9 (14.06%) NetWeaver
14 9 (14.06%) Java
14 9 (14.06%) SAP Implementation
15 8 (12.50%) SAP ALE
15 8 (12.50%) Retail

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (15.63%) SAP Portal
2 9 (14.06%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (23.44%) SAP FI
2 14 (21.88%) SAP MM
2 14 (21.88%) SAP HR
2 14 (21.88%) SAP BPC
3 12 (18.75%) SAP R/3
4 11 (17.19%) SAP SD
5 7 (10.94%) SAP xRPM
6 4 (6.25%) SAP HCM
7 2 (3.13%) SAP SRM
7 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (1.56%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (28.13%) SAP BW
3 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (21.88%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) NWDI
1 6 (9.38%) NWDS
2 4 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 15 (23.44%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Finance
4 3 (4.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Consultant
3 18 (28.13%) SAP Consultant
4 16 (25.00%) SAP Developer
5 15 (23.44%) Applications Developer
6 14 (21.88%) SAP BW Developer
7 11 (17.19%) SAP MM Consultant
8 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
8 9 (14.06%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) ABAP Programmer
10 4 (6.25%) SAP Programmer
10 4 (6.25%) Programmer
11 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) SAP Business Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) ABAP Developer
12 2 (3.13%) SAP Logistics Consultant
12 2 (3.13%) SAP HCM Consultant
12 2 (3.13%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Web Dynpro
2 15 (23.44%) SAP PI
3 8 (12.50%) SAP ALE
4 4 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
4 4 (6.25%) BAPI
4 4 (6.25%) EDI
5 2 (3.13%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.56%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.56%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Learning Management System
2 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) UNIX
1 1 (1.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) CRM
2 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (28.13%) Data Management
4 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) Logistics
6 11 (17.19%) Project Management
6 11 (17.19%) Supply Chain Management
7 10 (15.63%) Workflow
8 9 (14.06%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.38%) Migration
11 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
12 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
12 4 (6.25%) Master Data Management
13 3 (4.69%) OO
13 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.69%) Change Management
13 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
14 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
14 2 (3.13%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (29.69%) Business Objects
3 6 (9.38%) Adobe
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Sony
6 2 (3.13%) Syclo
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, parking, flexibility
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago