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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 189 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -24
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 37 109 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 2.09% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 4.29% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 93 118
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £67,500 £76,100
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
2851 2542 2480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.69% 48.72% 52.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2469 2240 2158
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,564 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -56 27 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Coventry -20 7 £57,500 +35.29%
Warwickshire -14 2 £71,250 +78.12%
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (29.55%) EDI
3 24 (27.27%) SAP BW
4 23 (26.14%) Logistics
5 22 (25.00%) BAPI
6 21 (23.86%) SAP MM
7 20 (22.73%) SAPscript
7 20 (22.73%) Finance
7 20 (22.73%) SAP Smart Forms
8 17 (19.32%) LSMW
8 17 (19.32%) CRM
8 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (18.18%) Manufacturing
10 15 (17.05%) SAP FI
11 14 (15.91%) SAP R/3
12 13 (14.77%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (14.77%) Business Objects
12 13 (14.77%) SAP WM
12 13 (14.77%) SAP ALE
13 12 (13.64%) Project Management
13 12 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
14 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (11.36%) Workflow
15 10 (11.36%) SAP XI
15 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
16 8 (9.09%) Retail
16 8 (9.09%) Java
17 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (7.95%) SAP SD
17 7 (7.95%) Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (4.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 21 (23.86%) SAP MM
2 15 (17.05%) SAP FI
3 14 (15.91%) SAP R/3
4 13 (14.77%) SAP WM
5 7 (7.95%) SAP SD
5 7 (7.95%) SAP BPC
6 6 (6.82%) SAP CRM
7 5 (5.68%) SAP HR
8 4 (4.55%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (3.41%) SAP HCM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP PP
11 1 (1.14%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) SAP BW
2 13 (14.77%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.55%) SAP HANA
4 4 (4.55%) SAP BI
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) LSMW
2 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Billing
5 3 (3.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Consultant
1 35 (39.77%) SAP Consultant
2 26 (29.55%) Developer
3 25 (28.41%) SAP Support
4 23 (26.14%) Analyst
4 23 (26.14%) SAP Developer
4 23 (26.14%) SAP Analyst
5 20 (22.73%) ABAP Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Junior
7 7 (7.95%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.82%) ABAP Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Junior ABAP Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) SAP Support Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) SAP SD Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) EDI
2 22 (25.00%) BAPI
3 20 (22.73%) SAP Smart Forms
4 13 (14.77%) SAP ALE
5 10 (11.36%) SAP XI
6 5 (5.68%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (4.55%) Web Services
8 3 (3.41%) XML
8 3 (3.41%) XML Schema
8 3 (3.41%) SAP Business Workflow
8 3 (3.41%) SAP Basis
8 3 (3.41%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.14%) .NET
9 1 (1.14%) HTML
9 1 (1.14%) Middleware
9 1 (1.14%) SAP BSP
9 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) AIX
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Logistics
2 17 (19.32%) CRM
3 12 (13.64%) Project Management
3 12 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
4 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.36%) Workflow
6 7 (7.95%) Migration
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.95%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.82%) Data Management
7 6 (6.82%) ERP
8 5 (5.68%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.55%) SOA
10 3 (3.41%) Information Management
10 3 (3.41%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SAPscript
2 8 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) C
3 1 (1.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (14.77%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 25 days ago