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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 834 821 825
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 69 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.039% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.100% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 46
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%

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
44202 43004 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.30% 39.41% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37209 37256 42633
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +9 56 £57,500 +6.97% 5
Manchester - 12 £47,500 - 1
North West - 12 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +11 11 £56,500 +13.00% 1
London -15 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East of England +5 9 £57,500 +17.94%
Hertfordshire +4 9 £57,500 +17.94%
South East -3 8 £61,750 -11.78% 2
Surrey - 8 £61,750 -
Birmingham +4 5 £56,500 +13.00% 1
Uxbridge - 5 £52,500 -
Egham - 4 - -
Aberdeen - 4 £50,500 -
Scotland - 4 £50,500 -
Staines - 3 £61,750 -
South West -13 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £52,500 -
Coventry - 2 £46,750 -
City of London -4 1 £52,500 -58.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £77,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £77,500 -
Solihull - 1 - -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 123 (100.00%) SAP
2 112 (91.06%) ABAP
3 71 (57.72%) BAPI
4 57 (46.34%) Workflow
5 49 (39.84%) SAPscript
6 43 (34.96%) SAP Smart Forms
7 35 (28.46%) EDI
8 29 (23.58%) Web Dynpro
9 27 (21.95%) NetWeaver
9 27 (21.95%) SAP PI
10 25 (20.33%) CRM
10 25 (20.33%) OO
11 24 (19.51%) Java
12 21 (17.07%) SAP BW
12 21 (17.07%) Middleware
13 20 (16.26%) SAP XI
13 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
14 19 (15.45%) LSMW
14 19 (15.45%) Migration
15 17 (13.82%) SAP HR
16 15 (12.20%) SAP SD
16 15 (12.20%) SAP BSP
16 15 (12.20%) Business Development
16 15 (12.20%) SAP HANA
17 13 (10.57%) SOA
17 13 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (9.76%) Change Management
19 11 (8.94%) Introscope
19 11 (8.94%) SAP CRM
19 11 (8.94%) SAP FI/CO

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (21.95%) NetWeaver
2 10 (8.13%) SAP Portal
3 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
4 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (13.82%) SAP HR
2 15 (12.20%) SAP SD
3 11 (8.94%) SAP FI
3 11 (8.94%) SAP CRM
3 11 (8.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (8.94%) SAP CO
4 10 (8.13%) SAP MM
5 9 (7.32%) SAP SRM
6 6 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (4.88%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (3.25%) SAP HCM
8 2 (1.63%) SAP ERP
8 2 (1.63%) SAP ECC
9 1 (0.81%) SAP MRS
9 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.81%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) SAP BW
2 15 (12.20%) SAP HANA
3 9 (7.32%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (15.45%) LSMW
2 11 (8.94%) Introscope
3 4 (3.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (8.13%) Legal
2 5 (4.07%) Finance
3 4 (3.25%) Automotive
3 4 (3.25%) Billing
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (60.16%) Consultant
2 70 (56.91%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (32.52%) ABAP Consultant
4 27 (21.95%) Developer
5 24 (19.51%) ABAP Developer
6 20 (16.26%) SAP Developer
7 18 (14.63%) SAP Analyst
7 18 (14.63%) Analyst
8 15 (12.20%) Managing Consultant
9 10 (8.13%) Management Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) SAP Architect
10 7 (5.69%) SAP PI Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Integration Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Integration Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Process Consultant
11 6 (4.88%) Development Consultant
12 5 (4.07%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) SAP ISU Consultant
13 4 (3.25%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (57.72%) BAPI
2 43 (34.96%) SAP Smart Forms
3 35 (28.46%) EDI
4 29 (23.58%) Web Dynpro
5 27 (21.95%) SAP PI
6 21 (17.07%) Middleware
7 20 (16.26%) SAP XI
8 15 (12.20%) SAP BSP
9 11 (8.94%) OLE
10 10 (8.13%) Web Services
11 7 (5.69%) EJB
11 7 (5.69%) JDBC
11 7 (5.69%) XSLT
12 6 (4.88%) XML
13 4 (3.25%) XSD
14 2 (1.63%) HTML
15 1 (0.81%) JMS
15 1 (0.81%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.44%) FMCG
3 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.34%) Workflow
2 25 (20.33%) OO
2 25 (20.33%) CRM
3 19 (15.45%) Migration
4 15 (12.20%) Business Development
5 13 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.57%) SOA
6 12 (9.76%) Change Management
7 11 (8.94%) Data Management
7 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (8.13%) Master Data Management
9 9 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.32%) Project Management
10 8 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.50%) OOP
11 7 (5.69%) Project Planning
11 7 (5.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 112 (91.06%) ABAP
2 49 (39.84%) SAPscript
3 24 (19.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) CCA
3 2 (1.63%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.63%) ACCA
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.25%) Adobe
4 3 (2.44%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
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