The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 866 842 827
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 27 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.057% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 40
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £38,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP ALE
Salary Trend

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

SAP ALE Salary Trend in the UK

SAP ALE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP ALE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
England -25 25 £55,000 -4.34% 11
West Midlands -9 6 £100,000 +76.99% 4
South East +12 4 £46,250 -25.10% 5
East of England -5 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £44,000 -
London +4 3 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Wiltshire 0 3 £46,000 -
South West -21 3 £46,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham +9 2 - - 4
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Surrey -2 1 £55,000 -10.93%
Staines -21 1 £55,000 -10.93%
Reading - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - - 4
Oxford - 1 £37,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 4
East Anglia - 1 £40,000 - 1
Goole - 1 £55,000 -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (73.68%) ABAP
3 20 (35.09%) BAPI
4 16 (28.07%) SAP Smart Forms
4 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (24.56%) EDI
5 14 (24.56%) SAPscript
5 14 (24.56%) Logistics
6 13 (22.81%) ERP
7 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
8 10 (17.54%) SAP ERP
9 9 (15.79%) SAP PI
9 9 (15.79%) Service Management
9 9 (15.79%) Workflow
10 8 (14.04%) SAP Basis
11 7 (12.28%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (12.28%) SAP PP
11 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
11 7 (12.28%) CRM
12 6 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
13 5 (8.77%) SAP FI
13 5 (8.77%) Finance
13 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
13 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.77%) SAP XI
13 5 (8.77%) OO
13 5 (8.77%) Java
13 5 (8.77%) Web Services
13 5 (8.77%) SAP APO
13 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (7.02%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
2 10 (17.54%) SAP ERP
3 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
3 7 (12.28%) SAP PP
4 6 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (8.77%) SAP APO
5 5 (8.77%) SAP FI
6 4 (7.02%) SAP CRM
7 3 (5.26%) SAP MII
8 2 (3.51%) SAP BPC
8 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
8 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.75%) SAP R/3
9 1 (1.75%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) SSL
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) LSMW
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
1 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
3 1 (1.75%) Korean Language
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Consultant
2 30 (52.63%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) SAP Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) SAP MM Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) SAP WM Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) ABAP Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) Developer
7 5 (8.77%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SAP PI Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Developer
8 4 (7.02%) SAP PP Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) SAP SD Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) SAP Team Leader
10 2 (3.51%) SAP Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) SAP Support
10 2 (3.51%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) BAPI
2 16 (28.07%) SAP Smart Forms
3 14 (24.56%) EDI
4 9 (15.79%) SAP PI
5 8 (14.04%) SAP Basis
6 5 (8.77%) Web Services
6 5 (8.77%) SAP XI
7 2 (3.51%) JDBC
7 2 (3.51%) SOAP
7 2 (3.51%) REST
8 1 (1.75%) SAP BSP
8 1 (1.75%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (1.75%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Derivative
3 1 (1.75%) Life Science
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) VMS
1 2 (3.51%) SUSE
1 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Logistics
2 13 (22.81%) ERP
3 9 (15.79%) Service Management
3 9 (15.79%) Workflow
4 7 (12.28%) CRM
4 7 (12.28%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
5 5 (8.77%) OO
5 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) Line Management
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) SDLC
8 2 (3.51%) SOA
8 2 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) ABAP
2 14 (24.56%) SAPscript
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe
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