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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 193 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -3
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 26 65 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 1.32% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 2.72% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 80
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £58,500 £57,500
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
2673 2390 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.28% 48.66% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2052 2145
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -14 14 £49,750 +10.55%
Birmingham -23 9 £50,500 +12.22% 3
Warwickshire -22 2 £41,750 +1.21%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (45.61%) CRM
3 24 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (36.84%) Business Objects
4 21 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (31.58%) SAP BW
5 18 (31.58%) Data Management
6 16 (28.07%) Web Dynpro
7 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (26.32%) SAP HR
7 15 (26.32%) SAP FI
7 15 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (24.56%) SAP BI
8 14 (24.56%) SAP BPC
9 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
10 11 (19.30%) SAP Implementation
10 11 (19.30%) SAP PI
11 10 (17.54%) SAP R/3
12 9 (15.79%) Retail
12 9 (15.79%) Workflow
13 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
13 8 (14.04%) SAP Portal
13 8 (14.04%) SAP ALE
14 7 (12.28%) LSMW
14 7 (12.28%) Logistics
14 7 (12.28%) Supply Chain Management
14 7 (12.28%) SAP HCM
14 7 (12.28%) Migration
14 7 (12.28%) SAP SD

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (14.04%) SAP Portal
2 7 (12.28%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (26.32%) SAP FI
1 15 (26.32%) SAP HR
2 14 (24.56%) SAP BPC
3 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
4 10 (17.54%) SAP R/3
5 7 (12.28%) SAP HCM
5 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
6 6 (10.53%) SAP xRPM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP SRM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (31.58%) SAP BW
3 15 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (24.56%) SAP BI
5 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) LSMW
2 5 (8.77%) NWDI
2 5 (8.77%) NWDS
General
1 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Consultant
3 18 (31.58%) SAP Developer
4 16 (28.07%) SAP Consultant
5 14 (24.56%) SAP BW Developer
6 12 (21.05%) Applications Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Analyst
7 8 (14.04%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (12.28%) SAP MM Consultant
9 6 (10.53%) Senior Applications Developer
9 6 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
10 5 (8.77%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) Junior Developer
12 2 (3.51%) ABAP Consultant
12 2 (3.51%) Junior
12 2 (3.51%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) Web Dynpro
2 11 (19.30%) SAP PI
3 8 (14.04%) SAP ALE
4 6 (10.53%) BAPI
5 5 (8.77%) EDI
6 4 (7.02%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.75%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) HPUX
2 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) CRM
2 24 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (31.58%) Data Management
4 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (19.30%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (15.79%) Workflow
7 7 (12.28%) Migration
7 7 (12.28%) Logistics
7 7 (12.28%) Supply Chain Management
7 7 (12.28%) Project Management
8 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.02%) Master Data Management
10 4 (7.02%) OO
11 3 (5.26%) Change Management
11 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) ETL
12 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (36.84%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.77%) Adobe
4 4 (7.02%) Sony
5 1 (1.75%) Syclo
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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