The first table below looks at the demand for SAP ALE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 816 811 814
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 54 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.029% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.074% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 57
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42291 40718 46373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.28% 39.98% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36283 35618 41320
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the England region.

SAP ALE Salary Trend in England

SAP ALE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in England

SAP ALE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +17 14 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England -4 10 £57,500 +21.05%
South East - 10 £35,000 -
London -37 9 £52,500 -4.54% 1
North West +11 8 £47,500 -5.00%
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP ALE.

1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 83 (84.69%) ABAP
3 61 (62.24%) BAPI
4 45 (45.92%) Workflow
4 45 (45.92%) SAPscript
5 35 (35.71%) SAP Smart Forms
6 30 (30.61%) EDI
7 24 (24.49%) Web Dynpro
8 21 (21.43%) Java
9 19 (19.39%) SAP PI
10 18 (18.37%) Migration
11 17 (17.35%) CRM
11 17 (17.35%) SAP XI
12 16 (16.33%) SAP HANA
12 16 (16.33%) OO
13 15 (15.31%) Middleware
13 15 (15.31%) NetWeaver
13 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
13 15 (15.31%) LSMW
13 15 (15.31%) SAP BSP
13 15 (15.31%) Business Development
14 14 (14.29%) SAP BW
14 14 (14.29%) Change Management
15 13 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (12.24%) CA Wily
16 12 (12.24%) Introscope
16 12 (12.24%) OLE
16 12 (12.24%) SOA
17 10 (10.20%) SAP Portal
17 10 (10.20%) Data Management

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP ALE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.31%) NetWeaver
2 10 (10.20%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
2 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) SAP CO
1 10 (10.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (10.20%) SAP SD
1 10 (10.20%) SAP FI
2 8 (8.16%) SAP HR
3 4 (4.08%) SAP SRM
3 4 (4.08%) SAP MM
3 4 (4.08%) SAP CRM
4 3 (3.06%) SAP MRS
4 3 (3.06%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.02%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) SAP HANA
2 14 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 4 (4.08%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) LSMW
2 12 (12.24%) Introscope
3 4 (4.08%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (10.20%) Legal
2 4 (4.08%) Automotive
2 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (56.12%) Consultant
2 53 (54.08%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (32.65%) ABAP Consultant
4 23 (23.47%) Analyst
4 23 (23.47%) SAP Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Managing Consultant
6 15 (15.31%) ABAP Developer
7 11 (11.22%) SAP Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Process Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Integration Architect
8 7 (7.14%) SAP Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) SAP HR Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Development Consultant
11 3 (3.06%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 3 (3.06%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (62.24%) BAPI
2 35 (35.71%) SAP Smart Forms
3 30 (30.61%) EDI
4 24 (24.49%) Web Dynpro
5 19 (19.39%) SAP PI
6 17 (17.35%) SAP XI
7 15 (15.31%) Middleware
7 15 (15.31%) SAP BSP
8 12 (12.24%) OLE
9 7 (7.14%) XSLT
9 7 (7.14%) EJB
9 7 (7.14%) JDBC
10 4 (4.08%) XML
10 4 (4.08%) XSD
11 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.06%) FMCG
2 2 (2.04%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.02%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.02%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Workflow
2 18 (18.37%) Migration
3 17 (17.35%) CRM
4 16 (16.33%) OO
5 15 (15.31%) Business Development
6 14 (14.29%) Change Management
7 13 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (12.24%) SOA
9 10 (10.20%) Data Management
9 10 (10.20%) OOP
9 10 (10.20%) Project Management
10 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (9.18%) Master Data Management
11 8 (8.16%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.14%) Process Improvement
12 7 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
12 7 (7.14%) Cash Management
13 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 83 (84.69%) ABAP
2 45 (45.92%) SAPscript
3 21 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) CCA
3 3 (3.06%) ACCA
4 2 (2.04%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.06%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.02%) Twitter