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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 167 142 78
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -64
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 51 70 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 1.26% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 2.68% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 126
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2731 2616 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.33% 47.05% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2340 2216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 August 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 22 August 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 -17 34 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Warwickshire +17 8 £35,000 -17.64%
Coventry +1 5 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Solihull - 3 £51,250 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (28.95%) SAP BW
3 27 (23.68%) SAP Smart Forms
4 26 (22.81%) Finance
5 25 (21.93%) BAPI
5 25 (21.93%) SAPscript
6 24 (21.05%) EDI
6 24 (21.05%) Logistics
7 21 (18.42%) LSMW
7 21 (18.42%) SAP R/3
8 18 (15.79%) CRM
9 17 (14.91%) SAP MM
9 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
10 16 (14.04%) SAP FI
10 16 (14.04%) SAP Implementation
11 13 (11.40%) Workflow
12 12 (10.53%) Retail
12 12 (10.53%) SAP ALE
12 12 (10.53%) SAP WM
12 12 (10.53%) Business Objects
12 12 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
13 11 (9.65%) Project Management
13 11 (9.65%) SAP CRM
13 11 (9.65%) SAP XI
14 9 (7.89%) Automotive
14 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
14 9 (7.89%) SOA
15 8 (7.02%) Java

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (4.39%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.51%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 21 (18.42%) SAP R/3
2 17 (14.91%) SAP MM
3 16 (14.04%) SAP FI
4 12 (10.53%) SAP WM
5 11 (9.65%) SAP CRM
6 7 (6.14%) SAP SD
7 6 (5.26%) SAP PP
8 4 (3.51%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (2.63%) SAP HCM
9 3 (2.63%) SAP BPC
9 3 (2.63%) SAP APO
9 3 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.88%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.88%) SAP xRPM
10 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.95%) SAP BW
2 12 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (6.14%) SAP BI
4 5 (4.39%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (18.42%) LSMW
2 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.53%) Retail
4 9 (7.89%) Automotive
5 4 (3.51%) Billing
5 4 (3.51%) German Language
6 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Developer
2 35 (30.70%) Consultant
2 35 (30.70%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (29.82%) Analyst
4 33 (28.95%) SAP Developer
4 33 (28.95%) SAP Analyst
5 32 (28.07%) SAP Support
6 28 (24.56%) ABAP Developer
7 12 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Junior
9 9 (7.89%) SAP Support Analyst
9 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Junior ABAP Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) Junior Developer
10 7 (6.14%) ABAP Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Systems Support
12 5 (4.39%) SAP Architect
12 5 (4.39%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.68%) SAP Smart Forms
2 25 (21.93%) BAPI
3 24 (21.05%) EDI
4 12 (10.53%) SAP ALE
5 11 (9.65%) SAP XI
6 7 (6.14%) Web Services
6 7 (6.14%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (5.26%) XML Schema
7 6 (5.26%) XML
8 4 (3.51%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (1.75%) .NET
9 2 (1.75%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.88%) HTML5
10 1 (0.88%) HTML
10 1 (0.88%) Middleware
10 1 (0.88%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.88%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.63%) Data Extraction
1 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) AIX
1 1 (0.88%) Linux
1 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) Logistics
2 18 (15.79%) CRM
3 16 (14.04%) SAP Implementation
4 13 (11.40%) Workflow
5 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.65%) Project Management
7 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.89%) SOA
8 8 (7.02%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.14%) ERP
10 6 (5.26%) Migration
10 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.39%) ITIL
12 4 (3.51%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.51%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (3.51%) Integration Testing
13 3 (2.63%) OO
13 3 (2.63%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.93%) SAPscript
2 8 (7.02%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) COBOL
4 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 8 days ago