The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 148 132 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 56 74 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 1.35% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.80% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 87
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2628 2645 2561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.24% 48.21% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2340 2283
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ABAP
England

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014. 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 -19 24 £50,000 - 3
Warwickshire +24 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Worcestershire +2 5 £30,000 -28.21%
Solihull - 3 £51,250 -
Coventry -9 2 £52,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (29.51%) SAP BW
3 29 (23.77%) CRM
4 28 (22.95%) SAP Smart Forms
5 26 (21.31%) BAPI
5 26 (21.31%) SAPscript
5 26 (21.31%) Workflow
6 24 (19.67%) SAP R/3
7 22 (18.03%) Finance
8 19 (15.57%) Web Dynpro
9 18 (14.75%) LSMW
10 17 (13.93%) SAP FI
11 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (11.48%) Adobe
12 13 (10.66%) Data Extraction
13 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
14 11 (9.02%) SAP xRPM
14 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
14 11 (9.02%) SAP CRM
14 11 (9.02%) Asset Management
15 10 (8.20%) SAP ALE
15 10 (8.20%) Retail
15 10 (8.20%) Automotive
15 10 (8.20%) SAP BI
15 10 (8.20%) Java
15 10 (8.20%) SAP SD
16 9 (7.38%) SOA
16 9 (7.38%) SAP PP
16 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
16 9 (7.38%) Logistics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 6 (4.92%) NetWeaver
1 6 (4.92%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 24 (19.67%) SAP R/3
2 17 (13.93%) SAP FI
3 11 (9.02%) SAP xRPM
3 11 (9.02%) SAP CRM
4 10 (8.20%) SAP SD
5 9 (7.38%) SAP PP
6 6 (4.92%) SAP MM
7 4 (3.28%) SAP BPC
7 4 (3.28%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (2.46%) SAP APO
8 3 (2.46%) SAP HR
9 2 (1.64%) SAP WM
9 2 (1.64%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.82%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.82%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) SAP BW
2 10 (8.20%) SAP BI
3 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.10%) SAP HANA
4 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.82%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) LSMW
2 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Retail
2 10 (8.20%) Automotive
3 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.74%) German Language
5 2 (1.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (36.89%) Developer
2 40 (32.79%) Analyst
3 37 (30.33%) SAP Developer
4 36 (29.51%) SAP Analyst
5 32 (26.23%) Consultant
5 32 (26.23%) SAP Consultant
5 32 (26.23%) ABAP Developer
6 15 (12.30%) SAP Support
7 14 (11.48%) Developer Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) ABAP Consultant
9 7 (5.74%) SAP BI Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Junior ABAP Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Junior Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) SAP Business Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Junior Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Junior
10 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.95%) SAP Smart Forms
2 26 (21.31%) BAPI
3 19 (15.57%) Web Dynpro
4 10 (8.20%) SAP ALE
5 8 (6.56%) SAP Business Workflow
6 7 (5.74%) Web Services
7 6 (4.92%) XML
7 6 (4.92%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.64%) .NET
8 2 (1.64%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.82%) HTML5
9 1 (0.82%) SAP BSP
9 1 (0.82%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.82%) HTML
9 1 (0.82%) Middleware
9 1 (0.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Data Extraction
2 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.82%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) CRM
2 26 (21.31%) Workflow
3 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
4 11 (9.02%) Asset Management
5 9 (7.38%) SOA
5 9 (7.38%) Logistics
5 9 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (7.38%) SAP Implementation
6 8 (6.56%) Unit Testing
7 7 (5.74%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (5.74%) ITIL
8 6 (4.92%) ETL
8 6 (4.92%) ERP
8 6 (4.92%) Project Management
9 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.28%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.28%) Information Management
9 4 (3.28%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (3.28%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.31%) SAPscript
2 10 (8.20%) Java
3 2 (1.64%) COBOL
4 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.82%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (11.48%) Adobe
3 6 (4.92%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.28%) Pegasus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago