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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 847 808 805
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 44 81 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.075% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 53
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
42258 42660 46897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.54% 39.74% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35576 37010 41087
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 18 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 1 October 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 -42 36 £52,500 +5.00% 6
North West - 12 £47,500 - 1
Manchester - 10 £47,500 - 1
London -5 9 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Uxbridge - 4 £52,500 - 1
Surrey -7 3 £61,750 -11.78%
East of England -11 3 £57,500 +15.00%
South East -13 3 £61,750 -11.78% 1
South West -16 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Hertfordshire -19 3 £57,500 +15.00%
West Midlands -24 3 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Staines - 3 £61,750 -
Coventry - 3 £42,500 - 1
City of London +9 1 £52,500 -58.00%
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Goole - 1 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 106 (95.50%) ABAP
3 63 (56.76%) BAPI
4 54 (48.65%) Workflow
5 44 (39.64%) SAP Smart Forms
6 40 (36.04%) SAPscript
7 29 (26.13%) OO
8 28 (25.23%) Web Dynpro
9 27 (24.32%) NetWeaver
9 27 (24.32%) CRM
10 26 (23.42%) EDI
11 25 (22.52%) SAP BW
12 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
13 22 (19.82%) Java
14 20 (18.02%) SAP SD
14 20 (18.02%) SAP PI
15 17 (15.32%) Middleware
15 17 (15.32%) SAP HR
15 17 (15.32%) SAP XI
16 16 (14.41%) SAP CRM
16 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (13.51%) SAP MM
17 15 (13.51%) LSMW
18 13 (11.71%) SAP CO
18 13 (11.71%) SAP SRM
18 13 (11.71%) SAP BI
18 13 (11.71%) SAP FI
18 13 (11.71%) SAP FI/CO
19 12 (10.81%) Change Management

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (24.32%) NetWeaver
2 9 (8.11%) SAP Portal
2 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Visio
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (18.02%) SAP SD
2 17 (15.32%) SAP HR
3 16 (14.41%) SAP CRM
4 15 (13.51%) SAP MM
5 13 (11.71%) SAP CO
5 13 (11.71%) SAP SRM
5 13 (11.71%) SAP FI
5 13 (11.71%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (5.41%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (3.60%) SAP HCM
8 3 (2.70%) SAP ERP
8 3 (2.70%) SAP ECC
9 2 (1.80%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) SAP BW
2 13 (11.71%) SAP BI
3 11 (9.91%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) LSMW
2 5 (4.50%) Introscope
General
1 9 (8.11%) Legal
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Billing
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Automotive
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (56.76%) Consultant
2 56 (50.45%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (36.94%) ABAP Consultant
4 32 (28.83%) Developer
5 28 (25.23%) ABAP Developer
6 24 (21.62%) SAP Developer
7 13 (11.71%) SAP Analyst
7 13 (11.71%) Analyst
8 11 (9.91%) Managing Consultant
9 9 (8.11%) Development Consultant
10 8 (7.21%) Management Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) SAP PI Consultant
12 5 (4.50%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 5 (4.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
12 5 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
13 4 (3.60%) Architect
13 4 (3.60%) Integration Architect
13 4 (3.60%) Process Consultant
13 4 (3.60%) SAP Architect
13 4 (3.60%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (56.76%) BAPI
2 44 (39.64%) SAP Smart Forms
3 28 (25.23%) Web Dynpro
4 26 (23.42%) EDI
5 20 (18.02%) SAP PI
6 17 (15.32%) Middleware
6 17 (15.32%) SAP XI
7 11 (9.91%) SAP BSP
7 11 (9.91%) Web Services
8 5 (4.50%) OLE
9 4 (3.60%) XSLT
9 4 (3.60%) EJB
9 4 (3.60%) JDBC
10 3 (2.70%) HTML
10 3 (2.70%) XML
11 2 (1.80%) SAP Business Workflow
12 1 (0.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (0.90%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) Workflow
2 29 (26.13%) OO
3 27 (24.32%) CRM
4 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (10.81%) Change Management
6 12 (10.81%) Data Management
7 11 (9.91%) Business Development
7 11 (9.91%) Master Data Management
8 9 (8.11%) Migration
8 9 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.21%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (7.21%) SOA
10 7 (6.31%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (4.50%) Logistics
11 5 (4.50%) ERP
11 5 (4.50%) Validation
11 5 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.60%) Project Management
12 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 106 (95.50%) ABAP
2 40 (36.04%) SAPscript
3 22 (19.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Adobe
4 3 (2.70%) SEEBURGER
4 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Strong package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago