Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 261 299 242
Rank change year-on-year +38 -57 +44
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 64 55 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.64% 0.45% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 0.97% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 69
Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -7.41% +2.86%
10th Percentile £50,400 £36,850 £29,200
90th Percentile £69,500 £76,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +6.48% +2.86%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,629 5,687 8,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.55% 46.70% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4,033 4,462 6,941
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in the Midlands

ABAP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the Midlands

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for ABAP in the Midlands

ABAP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +46 47 £65,000 +30.00%
West Midlands +19 17 £62,500 +11.61% 5
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (71.88%) CRM
3 25 (39.06%) BAPI
3 25 (39.06%) SAP Basis
4 24 (37.50%) SAPscript
4 24 (37.50%) OO
4 24 (37.50%) Java
5 23 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (35.94%) IDoc
6 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
6 22 (34.38%) SAP HANA
7 21 (32.81%) Oracle Database
7 21 (32.81%) Retail
7 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 21 (32.81%) Oracle
7 21 (32.81%) SAP BW
7 21 (32.81%) Linux
7 21 (32.81%) SAP Smart Forms
8 20 (31.25%) SAP EHS
9 12 (18.75%) SAP S/4HANA
10 7 (10.94%) Finance
10 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.38%) Workflow
11 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 5 (7.81%) SAP PI
12 5 (7.81%) NetWeaver
12 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 4 (6.25%) Change Control
14 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 5 (7.81%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 20 (31.25%) SAP EHS
2 12 (18.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (4.69%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) AWS
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SAP HANA
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle Database
2 21 (32.81%) SAP BW
3 3 (4.69%) Informix
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 21 (32.81%) Retail
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 30 (46.88%) SAP Developer
3 21 (32.81%) Administrator
3 21 (32.81%) SAP Administrator
4 20 (31.25%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 18 (28.13%) Senior SAP Developer
6 11 (17.19%) ABAP Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Business Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Business Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SAP MM Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SAP PP Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) ABAP Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) BAPI
1 25 (39.06%) SAP Basis
2 23 (35.94%) IDoc
3 21 (32.81%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (7.81%) SAP PI
5 3 (4.69%) SAP ALE
5 3 (4.69%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (4.69%) Web Services
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.56%) EDI
7 1 (1.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5
7 1 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) React
7 1 (1.56%) REST
7 1 (1.56%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (1.56%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) CRM
2 24 (37.50%) OO
3 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
4 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 6 (9.38%) Workflow
6 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Change Control
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) B2B
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.69%) Project Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.69%) Workshop Facilitation
9 2 (3.13%) SDLC
9 2 (3.13%) SOA
9 2 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
1 24 (37.50%) SAPscript
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft