Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 256 244
Rank change year-on-year +51 -12 +15
Permanent jobs citing ABAP 127 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.25% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 1.45% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 53
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £26,000 £37,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £77,500 £65,000
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 West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5267 5257 5089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.79% 45.77% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4550 4394 4523
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in the West Midlands

ABAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ABAP in the West Midlands

ABAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ABAP in the West Midlands

ABAP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the West 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
Birmingham +33 44 £52,500 -36.36% 4
Staffordshire +20 31 £54,000 -6.09% 1
Solihull - 18 £62,500 -
Wolverhampton - 17 £26,000 -
Coventry +12 13 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £52,500 -
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (33.07%) Manufacturing
3 37 (29.13%) Customer Requirements
4 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (25.98%) ITIL
6 31 (24.41%) Logistics
6 31 (24.41%) IDoc
7 30 (23.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (22.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (21.26%) EDI
10 26 (20.47%) Migration
10 26 (20.47%) Data Migration
10 26 (20.47%) eCATT
10 26 (20.47%) LSMW
11 24 (18.90%) Finance
11 24 (18.90%) SAP EWM
12 23 (18.11%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 23 (18.11%) Demand Management
12 23 (18.11%) Publishing
12 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (18.11%) Retail
12 23 (18.11%) Project Planning
13 20 (15.75%) Degree
14 19 (14.96%) CRM
15 18 (14.17%) LIMS
15 18 (14.17%) Billing
15 18 (14.17%) Integration Testing
16 17 (13.39%) Knowledge Management
16 17 (13.39%) Remedy
16 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 12 (9.45%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 24 (18.90%) SAP EWM
2 16 (12.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (11.02%) SAP IS-U
4 12 (9.45%) SAP SCM
5 11 (8.66%) SAP CRM
6 9 (7.09%) SAP SD
7 8 (6.30%) SAP APO
8 5 (3.94%) SAP HCM
9 4 (3.15%) SAP MM
10 3 (2.36%) SAP WM
11 2 (1.57%) SAP QM
12 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
12 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
12 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
12 1 (0.79%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.81%) SAP BW
2 12 (9.45%) SAP HANA
3 7 (5.51%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (5.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.47%) eCATT
1 26 (20.47%) LSMW
General
1 42 (33.07%) Manufacturing
2 24 (18.90%) Finance
3 23 (18.11%) Publishing
3 23 (18.11%) Retail
4 18 (14.17%) Billing
5 3 (2.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (52.76%) Consultant
2 61 (48.03%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (17.32%) Logistics Consultant
3 22 (17.32%) SAP Support
4 21 (16.54%) Analyst
4 21 (16.54%) SAP Analyst
5 18 (14.17%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 17 (13.39%) Developer
6 17 (13.39%) Graduate
6 17 (13.39%) Graduate Analyst
6 17 (13.39%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 17 (13.39%) SAP Support Analyst
6 17 (13.39%) Support Analyst
7 14 (11.02%) ABAP Developer
8 12 (9.45%) SAP EWM Consultant
9 10 (7.87%) SAP Developer
10 9 (7.09%) SAP SD Consultant
11 8 (6.30%) SAP WM Consultant
12 7 (5.51%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (5.51%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.41%) IDoc
2 27 (21.26%) EDI
3 15 (11.81%) SAP PI
4 13 (10.24%) Web Services
5 11 (8.66%) SAP XI
5 11 (8.66%) Web Dynpro
6 8 (6.30%) SAP Core Interface
6 8 (6.30%) SOAP
7 6 (4.72%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (3.15%) SAP ALE
9 2 (1.57%) REST
9 2 (1.57%) SAPUI5
10 1 (0.79%) BAPI
10 1 (0.79%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.17%) LIMS
3 14 (11.02%) NHS
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) Customer Requirements
2 33 (25.98%) ITIL
3 31 (24.41%) Logistics
4 30 (23.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (22.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 26 (20.47%) Data Migration
6 26 (20.47%) Migration
7 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (18.11%) Demand Management
7 23 (18.11%) Project Planning
7 23 (18.11%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 19 (14.96%) CRM
9 18 (14.17%) Integration Testing
10 17 (13.39%) Knowledge Management
10 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (9.45%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (8.66%) People Management
12 11 (8.66%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (8.66%) Process Management
12 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) SAP Certification
2 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) QA
2 6 (4.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (13.39%) Remedy
3 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.72%) Cognos
4 6 (4.72%) SEEBURGER