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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 432 446 445
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.040% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 0.10% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £46,250 £51,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% -26.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7504 8604 8243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 38.24% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 7468 7331
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SAP ALE Salary Trend in the South East

SAP ALE
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the South East

SAP ALE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Hampshire +11 1 - -
Surrey -3 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
SAP ALE
England

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (100.00%) ABAP
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (85.71%) BAPI
3 10 (71.43%) Workflow
4 8 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) EDI
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Validation
6 6 (42.86%) Smart Meter
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
7 5 (35.71%) Billing
7 5 (35.71%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (21.43%) SAPscript
9 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) Business Development
10 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 2 (14.29%) SAP MII
10 2 (14.29%) SaaS
10 2 (14.29%) Line Management
10 2 (14.29%) CRM
10 2 (14.29%) Adobe
10 2 (14.29%) ERP
10 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (14.29%) SAP MII
2 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (7.14%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Billing
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Management Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) ABAP Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Data Governance Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Master Data Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) BAPI
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) EDI
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (14.29%) SAP BSP
6 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Business Development
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) ABAP
2 3 (21.43%) SAPscript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft