The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP ALE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 842 928
Rank change year-on-year +8 +86  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 32 69 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.075% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.19% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 14
Median salary £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.37% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £62,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.37% +2.10%  

SAP ALE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34311 36257 39433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.96% 39.20% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28955 31914 34055
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ALE in England

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAP ALE in England

SAP ALE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South East +39 6 - - 1
North West -42 5 - - 1
London +27 3 - - 1
South West -14 2 £47,500 +13.77%
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
SAP ALE
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (90.00%) ABAP
3 49 (70.00%) SAPscript
4 46 (65.71%) SAP Smart Forms
5 29 (41.43%) BAPI
6 25 (35.71%) SAP Fiori
7 24 (34.29%) IDoc
8 23 (32.86%) SAP PI
9 17 (24.29%) Workflow
9 17 (24.29%) SAPUI5
10 16 (22.86%) Middleware
10 16 (22.86%) Java
11 15 (21.43%) EDI
11 15 (21.43%) SAP XI
12 14 (20.00%) SAP HANA
13 13 (18.57%) Web Dynpro
13 13 (18.57%) Customer Requirements
14 12 (17.14%) CRM
15 11 (15.71%) SAP BSP
15 11 (15.71%) ERP
15 11 (15.71%) XML
16 10 (14.29%) SOAP
16 10 (14.29%) NHS
16 10 (14.29%) SEEBURGER
16 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
17 9 (12.86%) SAP ERP
18 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (11.43%) LSMW

SAP ALE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.71%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (12.86%) SAP ERP
3 7 (10.00%) SAP CRM
4 3 (4.29%) SAP MII
5 2 (2.86%) SAP LE
5 2 (2.86%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.86%) SAP PP
5 2 (2.86%) SAP QM
5 2 (2.86%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.43%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) LSMW
2 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) NWDS
3 1 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Composer
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) SAP Developer
3 18 (25.71%) Consultant
4 17 (24.29%) ABAP Consultant
5 12 (17.14%) SAP PI Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Development Manager
6 11 (15.71%) SAP Development Manager
6 11 (15.71%) SAP Manager
7 9 (12.86%) Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) SAP Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) ABAP Developer
8 8 (11.43%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) CRM Developer
9 6 (8.57%) SAP CRM Developer
10 4 (5.71%) SAP PI Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Development Consultant
12 2 (2.86%) SAP Technical Consultant
12 2 (2.86%) SAP Workflow Consultant
12 2 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) SAP Smart Forms
2 29 (41.43%) BAPI
3 25 (35.71%) SAP Fiori
4 24 (34.29%) IDoc
5 23 (32.86%) SAP PI
6 17 (24.29%) SAPUI5
7 16 (22.86%) Middleware
8 15 (21.43%) EDI
8 15 (21.43%) SAP XI
9 13 (18.57%) Web Dynpro
10 11 (15.71%) SAP BSP
10 11 (15.71%) XML
11 10 (14.29%) SOAP
12 6 (8.57%) J2EE
12 6 (8.57%) Web Services
12 6 (8.57%) XML Schema
13 1 (1.43%) HTML
13 1 (1.43%) OLE
13 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
13 1 (1.43%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.29%) NHS
2 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Workflow
2 13 (18.57%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (17.14%) CRM
4 11 (15.71%) ERP
5 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.00%) Business Development
7 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.00%) ETL
7 7 (10.00%) OO
7 7 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.57%) Data Mapping
8 6 (8.57%) EAI
8 6 (8.57%) Migration
8 6 (8.57%) SOA
9 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (90.00%) ABAP
2 49 (70.00%) SAPscript
3 16 (22.86%) Java
4 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) MOM
2 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (14.29%) SEEBURGER
3 6 (8.57%) Adobe
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Remedy
5 1 (1.43%) Talend
Manchester
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Good employment conditons
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