Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 250 268
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 +62
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 133 176 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.86% 0.97% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 2.02% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 107
Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,375 £65,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -13.04%

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 8275 8712 8947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 53.43% 47.96% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7143 7288 7823
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +51 127 £52,500 +16.67% 7
East Midlands -54 6 £42,500 -19.05%
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 133 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 37 (27.82%) Customer Requirements
4 34 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (24.81%) ITIL
6 31 (23.31%) Logistics
6 31 (23.31%) IDoc
7 30 (22.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (20.30%) EDI
10 26 (19.55%) Migration
10 26 (19.55%) LSMW
10 26 (19.55%) eCATT
10 26 (19.55%) Data Migration
11 24 (18.05%) Finance
11 24 (18.05%) SAP EWM
12 23 (17.29%) Demand Management
12 23 (17.29%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 23 (17.29%) Publishing
12 23 (17.29%) Project Planning
12 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (17.29%) Retail
13 21 (15.79%) CRM
14 20 (15.04%) Degree
15 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (13.53%) LIMS
16 18 (13.53%) Integration Testing
16 18 (13.53%) Billing
17 17 (12.78%) Knowledge Management
17 17 (12.78%) Remedy

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 14 (10.53%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 24 (18.05%) SAP EWM
2 16 (12.03%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
4 12 (9.02%) SAP SCM
5 11 (8.27%) SAP CRM
6 9 (6.77%) SAP SD
7 8 (6.02%) SAP APO
8 5 (3.76%) SAP HCM
9 4 (3.01%) SAP MM
10 3 (2.26%) SAP WM
11 2 (1.50%) SAP CO
11 2 (1.50%) SAP FI
11 2 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (1.50%) SAP QM
12 1 (0.75%) SAP FI-AP
12 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SAP BW
2 15 (11.28%) SAP HANA
3 10 (7.52%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) eCATT
1 26 (19.55%) LSMW
General
1 42 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 24 (18.05%) Finance
3 23 (17.29%) Publishing
3 23 (17.29%) Retail
4 18 (13.53%) Billing
5 3 (2.26%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (51.13%) Consultant
2 62 (46.62%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (18.05%) Analyst
3 24 (18.05%) SAP Analyst
4 22 (16.54%) Logistics Consultant
4 22 (16.54%) SAP Support
5 18 (13.53%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 17 (12.78%) Developer
6 17 (12.78%) Graduate
6 17 (12.78%) Graduate Analyst
6 17 (12.78%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 17 (12.78%) SAP Support Analyst
6 17 (12.78%) Support Analyst
7 14 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
8 12 (9.02%) SAP EWM Consultant
9 10 (7.52%) SAP Developer
10 9 (6.77%) SAP SD Consultant
11 8 (6.02%) SAP WM Consultant
12 7 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (5.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.31%) IDoc
2 27 (20.30%) EDI
3 15 (11.28%) SAP PI
4 14 (10.53%) Web Dynpro
5 13 (9.77%) Web Services
6 11 (8.27%) SAP XI
7 8 (6.02%) SAP Core Interface
7 8 (6.02%) SOAP
8 6 (4.51%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (3.76%) SAP Basis
10 4 (3.01%) SAP ALE
11 2 (1.50%) REST
11 2 (1.50%) SAPUI5
12 1 (0.75%) BAPI
12 1 (0.75%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.53%) LIMS
3 14 (10.53%) NHS
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) VMS
2 3 (2.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.82%) Customer Requirements
2 33 (24.81%) ITIL
3 31 (23.31%) Logistics
4 30 (22.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 26 (19.55%) Data Migration
6 26 (19.55%) Migration
7 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (17.29%) Demand Management
7 23 (17.29%) Project Planning
7 23 (17.29%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 21 (15.79%) CRM
9 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.53%) Integration Testing
11 17 (12.78%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (9.02%) Translating Business Requirements
12 12 (9.02%) Workflow
13 11 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (8.27%) People Management
13 11 (8.27%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) SQL
2 2 (1.50%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) SAP Certification
2 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCA
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) QA
2 6 (4.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (12.78%) Remedy
3 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.51%) Cognos
4 6 (4.51%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle