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

SAP ABAP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 168 144
Rank change year-on-year +43 -24 +25
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 59 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.60% 0.65% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 1.56% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 38
Birmingham median annual salary £62,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% +8.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £47,000 £41,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,375 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 1,620 1,729 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.06% 41.34% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,353 1,492 1,490
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 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ABAP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (79.66%) Manufacturing
3 45 (76.27%) Finance
4 42 (71.19%) Publishing
4 42 (71.19%) Retail
4 42 (71.19%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (61.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (59.32%) Customer Requirements
7 30 (50.85%) Integration Testing
7 30 (50.85%) IDoc
8 29 (49.15%) Data Migration
8 29 (49.15%) LSMW
8 29 (49.15%) Logistics
8 29 (49.15%) eCATT
8 29 (49.15%) Migration
8 29 (49.15%) EDI
9 27 (45.76%) LIMS
9 27 (45.76%) Project Planning
9 27 (45.76%) Billing
9 27 (45.76%) Demand Management
9 27 (45.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
11 17 (28.81%) Java
12 12 (20.34%) CRM
13 11 (18.64%) Windows
13 11 (18.64%) SAPUI5
14 10 (16.95%) BAPI
15 7 (11.86%) Analytics
15 7 (11.86%) SuccessFactors
15 7 (11.86%) SAP S/4HANA

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 7 (11.86%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) SAP QM
1 7 (11.86%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (10.17%) SAP EWM
3 5 (8.47%) SAP CRM
3 5 (8.47%) SAP MM
3 5 (8.47%) SAP PM
4 4 (6.78%) SAP HCM
5 3 (5.08%) SAP CO
5 3 (5.08%) SAP FI
5 3 (5.08%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (3.39%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.69%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.69%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (49.15%) eCATT
1 29 (49.15%) LSMW
General
1 47 (79.66%) Manufacturing
2 45 (76.27%) Finance
3 42 (71.19%) Publishing
3 42 (71.19%) Retail
4 27 (45.76%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Consultant
2 46 (77.97%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (25.42%) Logistics Consultant
4 11 (18.64%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) SAP MM Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) SAP SD Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) SAP PM Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) SAP PP Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) SAP QM Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) ABAP Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Mobility Architect
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Architect
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Support
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Support Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) IDoc
2 29 (49.15%) EDI
3 11 (18.64%) SAPUI5
4 10 (16.95%) BAPI
5 6 (10.17%) SAP Basis
5 6 (10.17%) SAP Fiori
6 5 (8.47%) Middleware
6 5 (8.47%) SAP ALE
6 5 (8.47%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (8.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (71.19%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (45.76%) LIMS
3 6 (10.17%) Clustering
4 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) Android
3 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Continuous Improvement
2 35 (59.32%) Customer Requirements
3 30 (50.85%) Integration Testing
4 29 (49.15%) Data Migration
4 29 (49.15%) Logistics
4 29 (49.15%) Migration
5 27 (45.76%) Demand Management
5 27 (45.76%) Project Planning
5 27 (45.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 12 (20.34%) CRM
7 7 (11.86%) Analytics
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) ERP
8 5 (8.47%) OO
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) ITIL
10 2 (3.39%) Record to Report
11 1 (1.69%) Project Management
11 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
2 5 (8.47%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 5 (8.47%) Syclo