The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 243 221 201
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.016% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.18% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £43,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -20.45%
SAP ALE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2113 2172 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 40.19% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1957 1502
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP ALE across the West Midlands region.

SAP ALE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP ALE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -15 1 - -
SAP ALE
England

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) BAPI
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SAPscript
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
4 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
4 2 (40.00%) SAP MII
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (40.00%) SAPUI5
4 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (40.00%) SAP EP
4 2 (40.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 (40.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (40.00%) SAP EP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP MII
1 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BI
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) HR Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Support
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HR Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Master Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) BAPI
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (40.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe