The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 845 938 920
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 86 27 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.024% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.065% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 51
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £100,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%

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
38107 41697 45243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.87% 37.81% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35558 38497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +109 83 £50,750 +6.84% 4
East of England +52 22 £48,500 -11.81%
Cambridgeshire - 22 £48,500 -
South East +48 18 £60,000 +29.72% 1
South West +32 13 £45,000 -2.17%
London +50 10 £75,000 -11.76%
Oxfordshire -12 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Manchester - 10 - -
North West - 10 - -
Wiltshire +23 9 £38,500 -16.30%
Surrey +38 8 £60,000 +9.09%
Swindon - 4 £38,500 -
Egham - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £53,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 3 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 3 £47,500 - 2
Oxford -5 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Bath - 1 £55,000 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 129 (100.00%) SAP
2 116 (89.92%) ABAP
3 63 (48.84%) BAPI
4 55 (42.64%) EDI
5 39 (30.23%) SAP Smart Forms
6 37 (28.68%) Workflow
7 36 (27.91%) EDIFACT
8 29 (22.48%) SAPscript
9 27 (20.93%) Finance
10 26 (20.16%) Manufacturing
11 24 (18.60%) CRM
12 23 (17.83%) SAP PI
12 23 (17.83%) TRADACOMS
13 22 (17.05%) SAP Business Workflow
14 21 (16.28%) Java
14 21 (16.28%) Web Services
14 21 (16.28%) NetWeaver
14 21 (16.28%) Web Dynpro
14 21 (16.28%) SAP Fiori
15 20 (15.50%) SAPUI5
15 20 (15.50%) SAP HANA
16 18 (13.95%) B2B
17 17 (13.18%) SAP PP
18 16 (12.40%) Middleware
18 16 (12.40%) XML
18 16 (12.40%) SAP Implementation
19 15 (11.63%) SAP HR
20 14 (10.85%) JDBC
20 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
21 13 (10.08%) ODBC

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.28%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.88%) Gentran
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (13.18%) SAP PP
2 15 (11.63%) SAP HR
3 10 (7.75%) SAP CO
3 10 (7.75%) SAP FI
3 10 (7.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (7.75%) SAP MII
3 10 (7.75%) SAP MM
3 10 (7.75%) SAP SD
4 9 (6.98%) SAP MDM
4 9 (6.98%) SAP PM
5 8 (6.20%) SAP CRM
6 7 (5.43%) SAP HCM
6 7 (5.43%) SAP QM
7 6 (4.65%) SAP SRM
8 5 (3.88%) SAP Business One
8 5 (3.88%) SAP LE
8 5 (3.88%) SAP WM
9 4 (3.10%) SAP ERP
9 4 (3.10%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (3.10%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) SAP HANA
2 13 (10.08%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (7.75%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) LSMW
2 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.88%) NWDS
General
1 27 (20.93%) Finance
2 26 (20.16%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.65%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Consultant
2 47 (36.43%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (15.50%) Analyst
3 20 (15.50%) SAP Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) ABAP Consultant
4 19 (14.73%) Developer
4 19 (14.73%) SAP Developer
5 13 (10.08%) ABAP Developer
6 12 (9.30%) HR Consultant
6 12 (9.30%) SAP HR Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) SAP PI Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Data Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) Master Data Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) SAP Data Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) SAP Master Data Consultant
9 8 (6.20%) SAP PP Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) Messaging Developer
10 5 (3.88%) SAP MM Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) SAP WM Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) SAP PP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (48.84%) BAPI
2 55 (42.64%) EDI
3 39 (30.23%) SAP Smart Forms
4 36 (27.91%) EDIFACT
5 23 (17.83%) SAP PI
6 22 (17.05%) SAP Business Workflow
7 21 (16.28%) SAP Fiori
7 21 (16.28%) Web Dynpro
7 21 (16.28%) Web Services
8 20 (15.50%) SAPUI5
9 16 (12.40%) Middleware
9 16 (12.40%) XML
10 14 (10.85%) JDBC
11 13 (10.08%) JMS
11 13 (10.08%) ODBC
12 5 (3.88%) REST
13 4 (3.10%) HTML
14 3 (2.33%) SAP BSP
14 3 (2.33%) SAP XI
15 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) TRADACOMS
2 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.10%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) Workflow
2 24 (18.60%) CRM
3 18 (13.95%) B2B
4 16 (12.40%) SAP Implementation
5 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
6 13 (10.08%) B2C
6 13 (10.08%) ITSM
6 13 (10.08%) SOA
7 12 (9.30%) OO
7 12 (9.30%) Process Management
8 11 (8.53%) Data Governance
8 11 (8.53%) Project Management
9 10 (7.75%) Logistics
10 9 (6.98%) Data Management
11 8 (6.20%) ERP
12 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
13 5 (3.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (89.92%) ABAP
2 29 (22.48%) SAPscript
3 21 (16.28%) Java
4 5 (3.88%) ActionScript
4 5 (3.88%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (7.75%) Adobe
3 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
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