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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 873 862 845
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 24 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.059% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.15% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 35
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 £44,750 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
41253 45955 43520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.04% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35207 39107 37658
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015 within the UK.

SAP ALE Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 27 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 28 July 2015. 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 +6 20 £51,250 -10.86% 5
West Midlands -21 8 £100,000 +81.81%
South East +23 4 £46,250 +32.14%
East of England +3 2 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Birmingham -11 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +17 1 £85,000 +61.90%
London +11 1 £85,000 +61.90% 3
Hampshire +6 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Goole - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £46,000 - 1
Farnborough - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (77.42%) ABAP
3 23 (37.10%) BAPI
4 21 (33.87%) EDI
5 20 (32.26%) Workflow
6 16 (25.81%) SAP Smart Forms
7 15 (24.19%) ERP
8 14 (22.58%) SAPscript
8 14 (22.58%) Logistics
8 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (19.35%) SAP ERP
9 12 (19.35%) SAP MM
10 11 (17.74%) OO
11 10 (16.13%) Finance
11 10 (16.13%) SAP IS-U
12 9 (14.52%) SAP Implementation
12 9 (14.52%) Service Management
13 8 (12.90%) SAP PP
13 8 (12.90%) Migration
13 8 (12.90%) Web Services
13 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
13 8 (12.90%) SAP PI
14 7 (11.29%) Smart Meter
14 7 (11.29%) SAP APO
14 7 (11.29%) Validation
15 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (9.68%) SAP Basis
15 6 (9.68%) SAP SD
15 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
15 6 (9.68%) Billing

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (3.23%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) SAP ERP
1 12 (19.35%) SAP MM
2 10 (16.13%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (12.90%) SAP PP
4 7 (11.29%) SAP APO
5 6 (9.68%) SAP SD
6 3 (4.84%) SAP MII
6 3 (4.84%) SAP R/3
6 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
6 3 (4.84%) SAP CRM
7 2 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.23%) AWD
7 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (3.23%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.61%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) LSMW
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Billing
3 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Korean Language
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Consultant
2 32 (51.61%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (19.35%) SAP Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) SAP WM Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) SAP MM Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) ABAP Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Management Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Manager
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) ABAP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) SAP PP Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Development Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) BAPI
2 21 (33.87%) EDI
3 16 (25.81%) SAP Smart Forms
4 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 8 (12.90%) SAP PI
5 6 (9.68%) SAP Basis
6 5 (8.06%) SAP XI
7 4 (6.45%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (4.84%) SAP BSP
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Workflow
2 15 (24.19%) ERP
3 14 (22.58%) Logistics
4 11 (17.74%) OO
5 9 (14.52%) SAP Implementation
5 9 (14.52%) Service Management
6 8 (12.90%) Migration
6 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.29%) Validation
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Data Governance
9 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 4 (6.45%) Change Management
10 4 (6.45%) Master Data Management
10 4 (6.45%) Business Development
10 4 (6.45%) Data Management
11 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.84%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) ABAP
2 14 (22.58%) SAPscript
3 5 (8.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Sony
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £47,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago