Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BAPI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BAPI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1062 1100 1134
Rank change year-on-year +38 +34 -67
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 127 137 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.072% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 86
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% -20.87%
10th Percentile £35,875 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -21.74%

BAPI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72188 74049 82710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.07% 39.01% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60025 64270 70733
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

BAPI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BAPI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BAPI in the UK

BAPI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BAPI in the UK

BAPI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BAPI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BAPI in the UK

BAPI
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +18 115 £42,500 -10.53% 6
UK excluding London +45 107 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North of England +2 49 £42,500 -5.56% 2
South East +67 48 £49,250 +1.03% 2
Yorkshire +41 40 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North West -35 9 £42,500 +6.25%
London 0 7 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Wales +19 5 £50,000 -
East of England -5 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
Midlands +12 1 - -
West Midlands +5 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing BAPI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BAPI.

1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 99 (77.95%) ABAP
3 68 (53.54%) IDoc
4 46 (36.22%) SAPscript
5 43 (33.86%) LSMW
6 42 (33.07%) Web Dynpro
7 40 (31.50%) OO
8 39 (30.71%) CRM
9 35 (27.56%) SAP Implementation
10 34 (26.77%) SAP ALE
11 31 (24.41%) SAP Smart Forms
12 29 (22.83%) Finance
12 29 (22.83%) Middleware
13 28 (22.05%) SAP MM
14 27 (21.26%) SAP FI
14 27 (21.26%) SAP BW
14 27 (21.26%) CAD
14 27 (21.26%) GIS
14 27 (21.26%) SAP HR
14 27 (21.26%) Document Management
14 27 (21.26%) SAP FI/CO
14 27 (21.26%) SAP CO
14 27 (21.26%) SAP PM
14 27 (21.26%) Presales
15 25 (19.69%) SAP Fiori
15 25 (19.69%) SAP PI
15 25 (19.69%) SAP CRM
16 22 (17.32%) Workflow
17 21 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (15.75%) SAP R/3

BAPI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.94%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (22.05%) SAP MM
2 27 (21.26%) SAP CO
2 27 (21.26%) SAP FI
2 27 (21.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (21.26%) SAP HR
2 27 (21.26%) SAP PM
3 25 (19.69%) SAP CRM
4 20 (15.75%) SAP R/3
5 19 (14.96%) SAP GTS
5 19 (14.96%) SAP PS
6 15 (11.81%) SAP SD
7 13 (10.24%) SAP ERP
7 13 (10.24%) SAP S/4HANA
8 12 (9.45%) SAP Hybris
9 9 (7.09%) SAP EHS
10 8 (6.30%) Maximo
10 8 (6.30%) Primavera
10 8 (6.30%) SAP QM
11 4 (3.15%) SAP SRM
12 2 (1.57%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) GIS
1 27 (21.26%) SAP BW
2 19 (14.96%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.79%) DataStage
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (33.86%) LSMW
General
1 29 (22.83%) Finance
2 19 (14.96%) Aerospace
3 18 (14.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (57.48%) Developer
2 70 (55.12%) SAP Developer
3 49 (38.58%) ABAP Developer
4 43 (33.86%) Consultant
5 36 (28.35%) SAP Consultant
6 27 (21.26%) SAP PM Consultant
7 19 (14.96%) SAP PLM Consultant
8 17 (13.39%) CRM Developer
8 17 (13.39%) SAP CRM Developer
9 13 (10.24%) Analyst
9 13 (10.24%) Programmer
9 13 (10.24%) SAP Analyst
9 13 (10.24%) SAP Programmer
10 12 (9.45%) ABAP Programmer
10 12 (9.45%) Analyst Developer
10 12 (9.45%) Hybris Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Integration Consultant
11 8 (6.30%) SAP Integration Consultant
12 7 (5.51%) ABAP Consultant
12 7 (5.51%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (53.54%) IDoc
2 42 (33.07%) Web Dynpro
3 34 (26.77%) SAP ALE
4 31 (24.41%) SAP Smart Forms
5 29 (22.83%) Middleware
6 25 (19.69%) SAP Fiori
6 25 (19.69%) SAP PI
7 20 (15.75%) SAPUI5
8 18 (14.17%) SAP XI
9 14 (11.02%) SAP BSP
10 9 (7.09%) EJB
10 9 (7.09%) JDBC
10 9 (7.09%) XSLT
11 8 (6.30%) SOAP
12 4 (3.15%) SAP Basis
13 3 (2.36%) EDI
13 3 (2.36%) Web Services
14 1 (0.79%) .NET
14 1 (0.79%) EDIFACT
14 1 (0.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.51%) NHS
3 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Clustering
4 1 (0.79%) FMCG
4 1 (0.79%) User Experience
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) OO
2 39 (30.71%) CRM
3 35 (27.56%) SAP Implementation
4 27 (21.26%) CAD
4 27 (21.26%) Document Management
4 27 (21.26%) Presales
5 22 (17.32%) Workflow
6 21 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (15.75%) Customer Requirements
8 19 (14.96%) Configuration Management
8 19 (14.96%) EAM
8 19 (14.96%) ERP
8 19 (14.96%) PLM
9 18 (14.17%) Business Development
9 18 (14.17%) Translating Business Requirements
10 16 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.45%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (7.09%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (7.09%) Data Management
12 9 (7.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 99 (77.95%) ABAP
2 46 (36.22%) SAPscript
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.57%) SQL
5 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (10.24%) hybris
3 10 (7.87%) Adobe
4 7 (5.51%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (0.79%) Ariba
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle