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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 850 825 814
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 29 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.045% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.074% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 45 40
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,750 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.45% +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
39073 42586 46481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.08% 41.05% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33698 35569 41359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 +10 28 £47,000 -14.54% 6
South East -38 9 £65,000 +4.00%
West Midlands -3 8 £44,250 -23.04% 2
London +27 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Surrey -7 6 - -
Egham - 6 - -
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £65,000 -
North West - 3 £43,750 -
Rugby - 3 £35,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Coventry - 2 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £62,500 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £72,500 -
Winchester - 1 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (80.95%) ABAP
3 30 (47.62%) BAPI
4 29 (46.03%) OO
5 26 (41.27%) Workflow
6 18 (28.57%) SAP SD
7 17 (26.98%) Web Dynpro
8 16 (25.40%) SAP Smart Forms
9 14 (22.22%) CRM
10 13 (20.63%) Java
10 13 (20.63%) SAPscript
10 13 (20.63%) SAP MM
11 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (17.46%) SAP CRM
12 11 (17.46%) SAP XI
12 11 (17.46%) NetWeaver
13 10 (15.87%) SAP BW
14 9 (14.29%) SAP PI
14 9 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (14.29%) Marketing
14 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 8 (12.70%) ERP
15 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.70%) Adobe
15 8 (12.70%) SAP Business Workflow
16 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
16 7 (11.11%) SAP SRM
16 7 (11.11%) EDI
16 7 (11.11%) SAP FI

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (17.46%) NetWeaver
2 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) CMS
4 3 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (28.57%) SAP SD
2 13 (20.63%) SAP MM
3 11 (17.46%) SAP CRM
4 7 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (11.11%) SAP CO
4 7 (11.11%) SAP SRM
4 7 (11.11%) SAP HR
4 7 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 6 (9.52%) AWD
6 4 (6.35%) SAP R/3
7 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
7 3 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (4.76%) SAP ECC
8 1 (1.59%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SAP BW
2 7 (11.11%) SAP BI
3 6 (9.52%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) LSMW
General
1 9 (14.29%) Marketing
2 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.52%) Retail
4 5 (7.94%) Finance
5 3 (4.76%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Consultant
2 23 (36.51%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (28.57%) Developer
4 15 (23.81%) ABAP Consultant
4 15 (23.81%) ABAP Developer
5 12 (19.05%) SAP Developer
6 10 (15.87%) SAP Analyst
6 10 (15.87%) Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 6 (9.52%) Development Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) SAP SD Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Development Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) CRM Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) ABAP Programmer
11 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) BAPI
2 17 (26.98%) Web Dynpro
3 16 (25.40%) SAP Smart Forms
4 11 (17.46%) SAP XI
5 9 (14.29%) SAP PI
6 8 (12.70%) SAP Business Workflow
7 7 (11.11%) Middleware
7 7 (11.11%) Web Services
7 7 (11.11%) EDI
8 6 (9.52%) SAP BSP
9 4 (6.35%) XML
10 3 (4.76%) HTML
11 1 (1.59%) JSON
11 1 (1.59%) JMS
11 1 (1.59%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) EPoS
3 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) OO
2 26 (41.27%) Workflow
3 14 (22.22%) CRM
4 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (12.70%) ERP
7 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.52%) Business Development
8 5 (7.94%) Logistics
9 4 (6.35%) Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) Change Management
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 4 (6.35%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (80.95%) ABAP
2 13 (20.63%) SAPscript
2 13 (20.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) SAP Certification
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) Open Text
4 3 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.76%) Sony
5 1 (1.59%) SEEBURGER
Rugby
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago