Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 163 187
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -22
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 16 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.92% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 1.81% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.24% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £51,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £53,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.00% +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 1,531 1,931 1,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.06% 50.80% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,664 1,501
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,875 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
3 7 (43.75%) Publishing
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) LSMW
4 6 (37.50%) Workflow
4 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 6 (37.50%) SAP HANA
4 6 (37.50%) IDoc
5 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (25.00%) eCATT
6 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Billing
6 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Logistics
6 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
6 4 (25.00%) SAP APO
6 4 (25.00%) LIMS
6 4 (25.00%) EDI
7 3 (18.75%) Java

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 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP APO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP MDG
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SAP HANA
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) LSMW
2 4 (25.00%) eCATT
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
1 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 7 (43.75%) Publishing
3 4 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Logistics Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) SAP APO Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Principal SAP Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SAP MDG Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SAP QM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) IDoc
2 4 (25.00%) EDI
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (12.50%) EJB
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) SAP ALE
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
4 1 (6.25%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (25.00%) LIMS
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Workflow
2 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle