The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 826 847 812
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 67 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.030% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 59
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44926 43169 48566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.01% 39.68% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38208 37489 43042
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 July 2014 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 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
England -5 54 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands +17 14 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England -4 10 £57,500 +21.05%
South East - 10 £35,000 -
Birmingham +7 9 £50,000 -2.43%
Hertfordshire -8 9 £57,500 +21.05%
London -37 9 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Surrey - 9 - -
Manchester +15 8 £47,500 -5.00%
North West +11 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Egham - 8 - -
Aberdeen - 4 £50,500 -
Scotland - 4 £50,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +16 2 £72,500 +38.09%
Wembley - 2 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire +5 1 - -
City of London -9 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 £77,500 -
Solihull - 1 - -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 105 (87.50%) ABAP
3 66 (55.00%) BAPI
4 57 (47.50%) Workflow
5 49 (40.83%) SAPscript
6 41 (34.17%) SAP Smart Forms
7 35 (29.17%) EDI
8 28 (23.33%) Web Dynpro
9 26 (21.67%) NetWeaver
10 24 (20.00%) SAP PI
11 22 (18.33%) OO
12 21 (17.50%) Java
13 20 (16.67%) Middleware
14 19 (15.83%) LSMW
14 19 (15.83%) Migration
15 18 (15.00%) CRM
16 17 (14.17%) SAP XI
17 16 (13.33%) SAP HANA
17 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
18 15 (12.50%) SAP BSP
18 15 (12.50%) Business Development
18 15 (12.50%) SAP BW
19 14 (11.67%) Change Management
19 14 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
20 13 (10.83%) SAP HR
21 12 (10.00%) SAP FI
21 12 (10.00%) SOA
21 12 (10.00%) OLE
21 12 (10.00%) Introscope
21 12 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 26 (21.67%) NetWeaver
2 10 (8.33%) SAP Portal
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
2 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (10.83%) SAP HR
2 12 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 12 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (10.00%) SAP CO
3 11 (9.17%) SAP SD
4 6 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (4.17%) SAP SRM
5 5 (4.17%) SAP CRM
5 5 (4.17%) SAP MM
6 4 (3.33%) SAP HCM
7 3 (2.50%) SAP MRS
7 3 (2.50%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.83%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) SAP HANA
2 15 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 5 (4.17%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) LSMW
2 12 (10.00%) Introscope
3 4 (3.33%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (8.33%) Legal
2 4 (3.33%) Automotive
2 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.50%) Finance
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (60.00%) Consultant
2 70 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
3 38 (31.67%) ABAP Consultant
4 23 (19.17%) SAP Analyst
4 23 (19.17%) Analyst
5 21 (17.50%) Developer
6 20 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
7 16 (13.33%) SAP Developer
8 15 (12.50%) Managing Consultant
9 13 (10.83%) Management Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) SAP Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Integration Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Integration Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Process Consultant
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) SAP PI Consultant
12 4 (3.33%) SAP HR Consultant
12 4 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 4 (3.33%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.00%) BAPI
2 41 (34.17%) SAP Smart Forms
3 35 (29.17%) EDI
4 28 (23.33%) Web Dynpro
5 24 (20.00%) SAP PI
6 20 (16.67%) Middleware
7 17 (14.17%) SAP XI
8 15 (12.50%) SAP BSP
9 12 (10.00%) OLE
10 7 (5.83%) XSLT
10 7 (5.83%) EJB
10 7 (5.83%) JDBC
11 5 (4.17%) Web Services
12 4 (3.33%) XML
12 4 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.50%) FMCG
2 2 (1.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.83%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Workflow
2 22 (18.33%) OO
3 19 (15.83%) Migration
4 18 (15.00%) CRM
5 15 (12.50%) Business Development
6 14 (11.67%) Change Management
6 14 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (10.00%) SOA
8 10 (8.33%) OOP
8 10 (8.33%) Project Management
8 10 (8.33%) Data Management
9 9 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.50%) Master Data Management
9 9 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (6.67%) Project Planning
11 7 (5.83%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.83%) Process Improvement
11 7 (5.83%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (87.50%) ABAP
2 49 (40.83%) SAPscript
3 21 (17.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) CCA
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) ACCA
4 2 (1.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 12 (10.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.33%) Adobe
4 3 (2.50%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (0.83%) Twitter
5 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
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