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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 200 187 157
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 37 34 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.63% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.29% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 56
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
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
2596 2626 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.51% 48.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2363 2321
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 15 £45,000 -10.89% 3
Staffordshire -6 8 £61,250 +63.33%
Coventry -20 1 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (59.49%) Workflow
3 43 (54.43%) SAP Fiori
4 24 (30.38%) SAP Smart Forms
4 24 (30.38%) SAPscript
5 22 (27.85%) EDI
5 22 (27.85%) Manufacturing
5 22 (27.85%) SAPUI5
5 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (18.99%) CRM
7 13 (16.46%) Integration Testing
8 12 (15.19%) Finance
8 12 (15.19%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (12.66%) Publishing
9 10 (12.66%) Retail
10 9 (11.39%) Migration
10 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.39%) SAP HR
11 8 (10.13%) SAP BW
11 8 (10.13%) Automotive
11 8 (10.13%) SAP MM
11 8 (10.13%) LSMW
12 7 (8.86%) SAP Implementation
12 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
12 7 (8.86%) Regression Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Internal Audit
13 6 (7.59%) OO
13 6 (7.59%) Hudson
13 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (6.33%) SAP HANA

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.80%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.27%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) SAP HR
2 8 (10.13%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP MII
3 2 (2.53%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.27%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.27%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) GitHub
1 1 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SAP BW
2 5 (6.33%) SAP HANA
3 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.06%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.80%) Lumira
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) LSMW
2 6 (7.59%) Hudson
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (27.85%) Manufacturing
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 10 (12.66%) Publishing
3 10 (12.66%) Retail
4 8 (10.13%) Automotive
5 3 (3.80%) Billing
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Developer
1 28 (35.44%) SAP Developer
2 26 (32.91%) ABAP Developer
2 26 (32.91%) Consultant
3 25 (31.65%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (11.39%) SAP MM Consultant
5 8 (10.13%) ABAP Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) SAP Support
7 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Logistics Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) SAP HR Developer
7 4 (5.06%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) SAP Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.80%) SAP PS Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) SAP SD Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) SAP BW Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) SAP Fiori
2 24 (30.38%) SAP Smart Forms
3 22 (27.85%) EDI
3 22 (27.85%) SAPUI5
4 5 (6.33%) BAPI
5 4 (5.06%) REST
5 4 (5.06%) SAP ALE
6 3 (3.80%) JDBC
6 3 (3.80%) SOAP
6 3 (3.80%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) Middleware
7 2 (2.53%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.53%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.53%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (1.27%) CSS
8 1 (1.27%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (1.27%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Statistics
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Blog
4 2 (2.53%) LIMS
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Workflow
2 15 (18.99%) CRM
3 13 (16.46%) Integration Testing
4 12 (15.19%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.39%) Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Internal Audit
6 7 (8.86%) Regression Testing
6 7 (8.86%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.59%) OO
8 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.06%) ETL
9 4 (5.06%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) Line Management
9 4 (5.06%) Logistics
9 4 (5.06%) Project Management
10 3 (3.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) SAPscript
2 4 (5.06%) Java
3 2 (2.53%) SQL
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
1 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) QA
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Syclo
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