The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 624 651 612
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 6 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.061% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 16
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £88,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.45% +10.00%
SAP ALE
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16563 19657 18370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.13% 40.08% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14096 16639 15968
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in London

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

SAP ALE Salary Trend in London

SAP ALE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in London

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) ABAP
2 9 (69.23%) Workflow
3 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) SAP Certification
4 4 (30.77%) NetWeaver
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) EDI
4 4 (30.77%) OpenText
4 4 (30.77%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
6 2 (15.38%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) BAPI
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) FMCG
7 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
7 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Migration

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (30.77%) NetWeaver
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Development Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Development Manager
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) EDI
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (15.38%) BAPI
4 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) ABAP
2 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) OpenText