Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ABAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ABAP over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 163 155
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 38 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.00% 0.59% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 1.27% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 33
Birmingham median annual salary £62,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% +8.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £44,375 £42,125 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,250 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -9.09%

ABAP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,607 1,728 1,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.32% 46.55% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 1,485 1,366
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% - +6.67%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Birmingham

ABAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ABAP in Birmingham.

Salary trend for ABAP in Birmingham

ABAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ABAP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (94.74%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (84.21%) Finance
4 30 (78.95%) Retail
4 30 (78.95%) Manufacturing
4 30 (78.95%) Publishing
4 30 (78.95%) Self-Motivation
4 30 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (55.26%) Customer Requirements
6 18 (47.37%) Integration Testing
6 18 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (44.74%) Java
8 15 (39.47%) EDI
8 15 (39.47%) Migration
8 15 (39.47%) LIMS
8 15 (39.47%) LSMW
8 15 (39.47%) Billing
8 15 (39.47%) Logistics
8 15 (39.47%) Demand Management
8 15 (39.47%) Data Migration
8 15 (39.47%) Project Planning
8 15 (39.47%) eCATT
8 15 (39.47%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 15 (39.47%) IDoc
9 12 (31.58%) CRM
10 11 (28.95%) Windows
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
11 10 (26.32%) BAPI
11 10 (26.32%) SAPUI5
12 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (15.79%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (15.79%) SAP QM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP CRM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP MM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP PM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) GIS
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) eCATT
1 15 (39.47%) LSMW
General
1 32 (84.21%) Finance
2 30 (78.95%) Manufacturing
2 30 (78.95%) Publishing
2 30 (78.95%) Retail
3 15 (39.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Consultant
1 32 (84.21%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Logistics Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) SAP MM Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) SAP SD Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) SAP PP Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) SAP QM Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) ABAP Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Mobile Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Mobility Architect
5 5 (13.16%) SAP Architect
5 5 (13.16%) SAP PM Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) SAP Support
5 5 (13.16%) SAP Support Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Support Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) EDI
1 15 (39.47%) IDoc
2 10 (26.32%) BAPI
2 10 (26.32%) SAPUI5
3 6 (15.79%) SAP Basis
4 5 (13.16%) Middleware
4 5 (13.16%) SAP ALE
4 5 (13.16%) SAP Fiori
4 5 (13.16%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (13.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (78.95%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (39.47%) LIMS
3 6 (15.79%) Clustering
4 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 5 (13.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Android
3 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (55.26%) Customer Requirements
3 18 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (47.37%) Integration Testing
4 15 (39.47%) Data Migration
4 15 (39.47%) Demand Management
4 15 (39.47%) Logistics
4 15 (39.47%) Migration
4 15 (39.47%) Project Planning
4 15 (39.47%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 12 (31.58%) CRM
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) ERP
6 5 (13.16%) OO
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Record to Report
9 1 (2.63%) Compliance Audit
9 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Syclo