Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 150 192
Rank change year-on-year -25 +42 -39
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 14 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 1.29% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 2.71% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.24% +13.51% -22.92%
10th Percentile £39,750 £36,375 £41,625
90th Percentile £49,250 £66,875 £82,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,250 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -8.16%

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 1,444 1,810 1,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 40.45% 47.76% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 1,559 1,566
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.97%

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 10 December 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 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Retail
3 6 (42.86%) SAP HANA
3 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 6 (42.86%) Publishing
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Workflow
4 5 (35.71%) LSMW
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (28.57%) IDoc
5 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (21.43%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (21.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Billing
6 3 (21.43%) Network Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Logistics
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) eCATT
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
6 3 (21.43%) SAP APO

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 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP APO
2 2 (14.29%) SAP MDG
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) LSMW
2 3 (21.43%) eCATT
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (21.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) ABAP Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Principal SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP APO Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP MDG Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP QM Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) IDoc
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (21.43%) EDI
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) EJB
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
4 1 (7.14%) SAPUI5
4 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (21.43%) LIMS
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 3 (21.43%) Network Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 3 (21.43%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle