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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
England / West Midlands
Rank 214 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -5.26%

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
1709 1724 1692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.28% 32.94% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1493 1554
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 4 £48,750 -
SAP ALE
England

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 16 (100.00%) ABAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (93.75%) BAPI
3 12 (75.00%) SAPscript
3 12 (75.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 11 (68.75%) Workflow
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (37.50%) Publishing
6 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (37.50%) Retail
7 5 (31.25%) SAP XI
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) CRM
8 4 (25.00%) ERP
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
8 4 (25.00%) LSMW
8 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
9 3 (18.75%) SAP Portal
9 3 (18.75%) SAP MII
9 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
9 3 (18.75%) SAP Fiori

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (18.75%) SAP EP
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP MII
1 3 (18.75%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) SAP Support
2 7 (43.75%) ABAP Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) ABAP Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) SAP Developer
4 5 (31.25%) SAP Support Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Support Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Master Data Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis Support
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Master Data Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) BAPI
2 12 (75.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
4 5 (31.25%) SAP XI
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
5 3 (18.75%) SAPUI5
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) ABAP
2 12 (75.00%) SAPscript
3 6 (37.50%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP