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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 905 934 945
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 43 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.033% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 41
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £39,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £43,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -20.45%

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
39624 41814 48288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.79% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34224 35518 40795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 21 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 30 April 2016. 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
England +11 42 £46,250 -2.63% 9
Yorkshire +21 11 £45,000 +12.50%
South West - 9 £40,000 - 1
South East +19 6 £70,000 +21.73% 2
East of England +11 6 £48,500 +21.25% 2
London +8 5 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £48,500 +21.25% 2
Wiltshire - 5 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £72,500 -
Worthing - 3 £72,500 -
Swindon - 3 £65,000 -
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -5 2 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +1 1 - -
Farnborough -12 1 - -
Birmingham -17 1 - -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £47,500 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 - -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 82 (100.00%) SAP
2 67 (81.71%) ABAP
3 38 (46.34%) BAPI
4 37 (45.12%) Manufacturing
5 28 (34.15%) SAP Smart Forms
6 27 (32.93%) SAP PP
7 20 (24.39%) EDI
8 17 (20.73%) Workflow
9 15 (18.29%) Web Services
9 15 (18.29%) SAPscript
10 13 (15.85%) SAP QM
10 13 (15.85%) SAP PI
10 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (15.85%) Finance
11 12 (14.63%) CRM
11 12 (14.63%) SAP Fiori
11 12 (14.63%) SAPUI5
12 10 (12.20%) SAP PM
12 10 (12.20%) NetWeaver
12 10 (12.20%) Web Dynpro
13 9 (10.98%) SAP BW
13 9 (10.98%) SLA
13 9 (10.98%) Java
13 9 (10.98%) LSMW
13 9 (10.98%) SAP Implementation
13 9 (10.98%) SAP HANA
14 8 (9.76%) Data Governance
14 8 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (9.76%) EDIFACT
15 7 (8.54%) SAP XI

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (12.20%) NetWeaver
2 5 (6.10%) SAP EP
2 5 (6.10%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (32.93%) SAP PP
2 13 (15.85%) SAP QM
3 10 (12.20%) SAP PM
4 6 (7.32%) SAP HR
5 5 (6.10%) SAP SRM
6 4 (4.88%) SAP ERP
6 4 (4.88%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (4.88%) SAP MII
6 4 (4.88%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (4.88%) SAP Travel Management
7 3 (3.66%) SAP CO
7 3 (3.66%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (3.66%) SAP LE
7 3 (3.66%) SAP MM
7 3 (3.66%) SAP PS
7 3 (3.66%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.66%) SAP WM
8 2 (2.44%) SAP HCM
9 1 (1.22%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SAP BW
1 9 (10.98%) SAP HANA
2 8 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.10%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) LSMW
General
1 37 (45.12%) Manufacturing
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Publishing
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Consultant
1 28 (34.15%) SAP Consultant
2 27 (32.93%) Analyst
2 27 (32.93%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Developer
3 14 (17.07%) SAP Developer
4 13 (15.85%) ABAP Developer
5 12 (14.63%) SAP PP Analyst
6 11 (13.41%) SAP PP Consultant
7 8 (9.76%) ABAP Consultant
7 8 (9.76%) SAP PI Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) EDI Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) SAP Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) SAP EDI Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) SAP PI Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) SAP Support
10 4 (4.88%) Payroll Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.34%) BAPI
2 28 (34.15%) SAP Smart Forms
3 20 (24.39%) EDI
4 15 (18.29%) Web Services
5 13 (15.85%) SAP PI
6 12 (14.63%) SAP Fiori
6 12 (14.63%) SAPUI5
7 10 (12.20%) Web Dynpro
8 8 (9.76%) EDIFACT
9 7 (8.54%) SAP XI
10 6 (7.32%) JDBC
11 5 (6.10%) JMS
11 5 (6.10%) Middleware
11 5 (6.10%) ODBC
11 5 (6.10%) SAP Basis
12 3 (3.66%) SAP Business Workflow
13 1 (1.22%) EJB
13 1 (1.22%) SAP BSP
13 1 (1.22%) XML
13 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.32%) FMCG
3 5 (6.10%) Replication
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) Workflow
2 12 (14.63%) CRM
3 9 (10.98%) SAP Implementation
4 8 (9.76%) Data Governance
5 6 (7.32%) ERP
5 6 (7.32%) Logistics
6 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.10%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.10%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (6.10%) ITIL
6 5 (6.10%) SOA
7 4 (4.88%) B2B
7 4 (4.88%) OO
7 4 (4.88%) Process Management
8 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) Project Management
8 3 (3.66%) Workflow Development
9 2 (2.44%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) ABAP
2 15 (18.29%) SAPscript
3 9 (10.98%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.44%) Adobe
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