Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ABAP
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 94 96
Rank change year-on-year +36 +2 +10
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 36 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.25% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.51% 1.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £54,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.09% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 653 701 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 59.04% 62.48% 60.30%
Number of salaries quoted 539 605 623
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,850 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Staffordshire

ABAP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for ABAP in Staffordshire

ABAP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +23 6 - -
ABAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (41.67%) SAP PI
2 15 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 12 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 11 (30.56%) SAP SD
5 10 (27.78%) SAP BW
5 10 (27.78%) SAP HANA
6 8 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
6 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) CRM
6 8 (22.22%) VMS
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) SLA
7 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (16.67%) Cognos
7 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) IDoc
8 4 (11.11%) Line Management
8 4 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) QA
8 4 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (11.11%) SAP ALE
9 3 (8.33%) SAP SCM
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) SAP SD
2 3 (8.33%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SAP BW
1 10 (27.78%) SAP HANA
2 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 12 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Consultant
1 19 (52.78%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) SAP SD Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) SAP PI Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) SAP Developer
5 6 (16.67%) SAP BW Specialist
5 6 (16.67%) SAP PI Developer
6 4 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Business Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) SAP SD Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP SD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) SAP PI
2 4 (11.11%) IDoc
2 4 (11.11%) SAP ALE
2 4 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 8 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
2 8 (22.22%) CRM
2 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.11%) Line Management
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Cognos