The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 839 797 788
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 31 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.064% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.078% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 53
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,850 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
SAP ALE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39513 41131 43332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.04% 40.90% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33745 35826 38324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North West - 11 £40,000 - 2
London +2 6 £52,500 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -26 6 £62,500 +31.57% 1
South West -9 3 £40,000 -36.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £52,500 -
South East -30 2 £56,000 -20.00%
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 81 (92.05%) ABAP
3 47 (53.41%) BAPI
4 43 (48.86%) Workflow
5 31 (35.23%) SAP Smart Forms
6 27 (30.68%) SAPscript
7 24 (27.27%) Web Dynpro
7 24 (27.27%) CRM
8 23 (26.14%) OO
9 22 (25.00%) SAP BW
10 21 (23.86%) SAP SD
10 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.45%) NetWeaver
12 16 (18.18%) Java
13 15 (17.05%) EDI
14 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (14.77%) SAP CRM
15 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (14.77%) SAP XI
16 12 (13.64%) Data Management
16 12 (13.64%) SAP MM
16 12 (13.64%) Change Management
17 11 (12.50%) Master Data Management
18 10 (11.36%) SAP CO
18 10 (11.36%) SAP SRM
18 10 (11.36%) SAP BI
18 10 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
18 10 (11.36%) SAP HR
18 10 (11.36%) SAP FI
18 10 (11.36%) SharePoint

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (20.45%) NetWeaver
2 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.23%) SAP Portal
4 4 (4.55%) CMS
5 3 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (23.86%) SAP SD
2 13 (14.77%) SAP CRM
3 12 (13.64%) SAP MM
4 10 (11.36%) SAP SRM
4 10 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (11.36%) SAP CO
4 10 (11.36%) SAP HR
4 10 (11.36%) SAP FI
5 6 (6.82%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (3.41%) SAP ECC
6 3 (3.41%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.27%) SAP R/3
7 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 10 (11.36%) SAP BI
3 7 (7.95%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) LSMW
2 2 (2.27%) Introscope
General
1 9 (10.23%) Legal
2 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 4 (4.55%) Billing
5 3 (3.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Consultant
2 34 (38.64%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (31.82%) ABAP Consultant
4 26 (29.55%) Developer
5 22 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
6 20 (22.73%) SAP Developer
7 15 (17.05%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (17.05%) Analyst
8 9 (10.23%) Development Consultant
9 7 (7.95%) Managing Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) SAP ISU Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.41%) SAP Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) SAP SD Analyst
12 2 (2.27%) Development Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) Programmer
12 2 (2.27%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.27%) Management Consultant
12 2 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (53.41%) BAPI
2 31 (35.23%) SAP Smart Forms
3 24 (27.27%) Web Dynpro
4 15 (17.05%) EDI
5 13 (14.77%) SAP XI
6 9 (10.23%) SAP PI
7 8 (9.09%) Middleware
7 8 (9.09%) Web Services
8 7 (7.95%) SAP BSP
9 3 (3.41%) XML
9 3 (3.41%) HTML
10 2 (2.27%) OLE
10 2 (2.27%) SAP Business Workflow
11 1 (1.14%) JSON
11 1 (1.14%) JMS
11 1 (1.14%) EJB
11 1 (1.14%) JDBC
11 1 (1.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.14%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Workflow
2 24 (27.27%) CRM
3 23 (26.14%) OO
4 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.64%) Change Management
6 12 (13.64%) Data Management
7 11 (12.50%) Master Data Management
8 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.95%) Business Development
9 7 (7.95%) Logistics
9 7 (7.95%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Migration
11 5 (5.68%) Validation
11 5 (5.68%) SOA
12 4 (4.55%) Project Management
12 4 (4.55%) ERP
12 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.55%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (92.05%) ABAP
2 27 (30.68%) SAPscript
3 16 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.14%) Sony
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