Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1109 1067 1164
Rank change year-on-year -42 +97 -20
Permanent jobs citing BAPI 87 128 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.074% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 42
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,250 £32,000 £36,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,800 £64,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -

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 70,447 70,211 78,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.83% 40.69% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58,887 59,424 67,534
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for BAPI in the UK

BAPI
Top 10 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 21 June 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
UK excluding London -35 77 £50,000 +11.11% 2
England -44 71 £50,000 +4.17% 3
South East -5 43 £50,000 -21.88% 2
Wales +23 16 £65,000 +30.00%
Midlands +24 10 £62,500 +25.00%
West Midlands +19 10 £62,500 +25.00%
North of England -20 8 £46,500 +3.33%
North West 0 4 £46,500 -19.13%
Yorkshire -17 4 - -
London -4 3 £80,000 +39.13% 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing BAPI 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 with a requirement for BAPI.

1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (60.92%) IDoc
3 51 (58.62%) ABAP
4 49 (56.32%) Finance
5 42 (48.28%) SAP MM
6 38 (43.68%) GIS
6 38 (43.68%) SAP PM
7 37 (42.53%) SAP FI
8 36 (41.38%) Presales
9 35 (40.23%) SAP Implementation
10 33 (37.93%) Document Management
10 33 (37.93%) SAP FI/CO
10 33 (37.93%) SAP CO
10 33 (37.93%) SAP HR
10 33 (37.93%) CAD
11 32 (36.78%) SAP ALE
12 28 (32.18%) OO
13 27 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (25.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
15 21 (24.14%) SAPUI5
16 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 20 (22.99%) SAP SD
16 20 (22.99%) SAP QM
17 18 (20.69%) Web Dynpro
18 17 (19.54%) PLM
18 17 (19.54%) Configuration Management
18 17 (19.54%) SAP PS
18 17 (19.54%) EAM
18 17 (19.54%) Aerospace

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 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (48.28%) SAP MM
2 38 (43.68%) SAP PM
3 37 (42.53%) SAP FI
4 33 (37.93%) SAP CO
4 33 (37.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 33 (37.93%) SAP HR
5 20 (22.99%) SAP QM
5 20 (22.99%) SAP SD
6 17 (19.54%) SAP GTS
6 17 (19.54%) SAP PS
6 17 (19.54%) SAP R/3
7 16 (18.39%) Maximo
7 16 (18.39%) Primavera
7 16 (18.39%) SAP EHS
7 16 (18.39%) SAP PLM
8 12 (13.79%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (9.20%) SAP CRM
10 5 (5.75%) SAP ERP
11 4 (4.60%) SAP PP
12 1 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) GIS
2 8 (9.20%) SAP HANA
3 7 (8.05%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (4.60%) BODI
4 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.60%) DataStage
4 4 (4.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) LSMW
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
General
1 49 (56.32%) Finance
2 17 (19.54%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.05%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.75%) Publishing
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (59.77%) Consultant
1 52 (59.77%) SAP Consultant
2 26 (29.89%) Developer
3 24 (27.59%) SAP Developer
4 17 (19.54%) ABAP Consultant
4 17 (19.54%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 17 (19.54%) SAP PM Consultant
5 12 (13.79%) ABAP Developer
6 9 (10.34%) SAP PI Developer
7 7 (8.05%) SAP HANA Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Architect
8 6 (6.90%) SAP Architect
9 5 (5.75%) Mobile Architect
9 5 (5.75%) Mobility Architect
9 5 (5.75%) SAP Support
9 5 (5.75%) SAP Support Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Support Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) SAPUI5 Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Data Migration Lead
11 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Migration Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.92%) IDoc
2 32 (36.78%) SAP ALE
3 21 (24.14%) SAPUI5
4 18 (20.69%) Web Dynpro
5 16 (18.39%) SAP Fiori
6 13 (14.94%) SAP PI
7 8 (9.20%) Middleware
7 8 (9.20%) SAP Smart Forms
8 6 (6.90%) Web Services
9 5 (5.75%) HTML
9 5 (5.75%) XML
10 4 (4.60%) EJB
10 4 (4.60%) JDBC
10 4 (4.60%) XSLT
11 3 (3.45%) SAP XI
12 1 (1.15%) .NET
12 1 (1.15%) EDI
12 1 (1.15%) REST
12 1 (1.15%) SAP BSP
12 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Android
1 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Presales
2 35 (40.23%) SAP Implementation
3 33 (37.93%) CAD
3 33 (37.93%) Document Management
4 28 (32.18%) OO
5 27 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (25.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 17 (19.54%) Configuration Management
8 17 (19.54%) EAM
8 17 (19.54%) PLM
9 16 (18.39%) Master Data Management
9 16 (18.39%) Resource Management
10 14 (16.09%) Workflow
11 11 (12.64%) ERP
12 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (10.34%) CRM
12 9 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (58.62%) ABAP
2 16 (18.39%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (5.75%) Syclo
3 4 (4.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.15%) hybris