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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 853 880 836
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -44
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 37 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.044% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 62
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
41667 48120 45320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 40.08% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35440 40550 39481
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 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 37 £47,500 -15.55% 7
South East +11 11 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Surrey +11 10 £57,500 +35.29% 1
East of England +24 8 £40,000 -
London +26 7 £57,500 -4.16%
Staines -3 7 £57,500 +35.29%
Bedfordshire - 7 - -
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands -30 4 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Doncaster - 4 £40,000 -
Egham -5 3 - -
Coventry -21 3 £45,000 -14.28%
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +11 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -11 1 £38,500 -42.96%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 £38,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 - 2

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (74.24%) ABAP
3 30 (45.45%) Workflow
4 27 (40.91%) BAPI
5 22 (33.33%) EDI
5 22 (33.33%) OO
6 17 (25.76%) SAPscript
7 15 (22.73%) ERP
8 14 (21.21%) Web Dynpro
9 13 (19.70%) SAP MM
10 12 (18.18%) SAP Smart Forms
11 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (16.67%) Logistics
12 10 (15.15%) SAP ERP
13 9 (13.64%) Marketing
13 9 (13.64%) SAP IS-U
13 9 (13.64%) Retail
13 9 (13.64%) Business Development
13 9 (13.64%) SAP XI
14 8 (12.12%) Finance
14 8 (12.12%) Middleware
14 8 (12.12%) Adobe
14 8 (12.12%) Java
14 8 (12.12%) SAP BSP
14 8 (12.12%) AWD
14 8 (12.12%) LSMW
14 8 (12.12%) Mobile Development
14 8 (12.12%) SAP Business Workflow
14 8 (12.12%) SAP HANA
15 7 (10.61%) Data Migration

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.58%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (19.70%) SAP MM
2 10 (15.15%) SAP ERP
3 9 (13.64%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (12.12%) AWD
5 7 (10.61%) SAP SD
6 5 (7.58%) SAP APO
6 5 (7.58%) SAP PP
7 4 (6.06%) SAP R/3
8 3 (4.55%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
9 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
9 1 (1.52%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) LSMW
General
1 9 (13.64%) Retail
1 9 (13.64%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Billing
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Consultant
2 34 (51.52%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) ABAP Consultant
5 8 (12.12%) ABAP Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 7 (10.61%) SAP MM Consultant
6 7 (10.61%) SAP WM Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) SAP Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Development Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Management Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) BAPI
2 22 (33.33%) EDI
3 14 (21.21%) Web Dynpro
4 12 (18.18%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (13.64%) SAP XI
6 8 (12.12%) SAP BSP
6 8 (12.12%) SAP Business Workflow
6 8 (12.12%) Middleware
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 7 (10.61%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.52%) XML
8 1 (1.52%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Workflow
2 22 (33.33%) OO
3 15 (22.73%) ERP
4 11 (16.67%) Logistics
5 9 (13.64%) Business Development
6 8 (12.12%) Mobile Development
7 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
7 7 (10.61%) Validation
7 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 7 (10.61%) Service Management
8 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Master Data Management
9 5 (7.58%) CRM
9 5 (7.58%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Data Management
10 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
11 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) ABAP
2 17 (25.76%) SAPscript
3 8 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Certification
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (12.12%) Adobe
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) Sony
4 4 (6.06%) OpenText
5 1 (1.52%) SEEBURGER
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Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,Negotiable salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crowborough, East Sussex
Servomex Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago