Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1089 1232
Rank change year-on-year +3 +143 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 77 118 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.066% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.17% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 42
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,375 £36,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £62,500 £82,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%

SAP ALE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67849 69868 78664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.20% 39.13% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56867 61123 67881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP ALE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ALE in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 25 £55,000 -21.43%
North of England +19 19 £42,500 -
South East +41 16 £43,500 -11.22% 1
North West -19 13 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +28 6 £42,500 -
Midlands +16 6 £41,250 -21.43%
West Midlands +9 4 - -
East of England -2 3 £52,500 +8.25%
East Midlands +22 2 £41,250 -21.43%
SAP ALE
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (81.82%) ABAP
3 33 (42.86%) IDoc
4 29 (37.66%) BAPI
4 29 (37.66%) SAPscript
5 28 (36.36%) CRM
6 24 (31.17%) Workflow
6 24 (31.17%) SAP PI
7 23 (29.87%) SAP Fiori
8 20 (25.97%) SAP Smart Forms
9 18 (23.38%) SAP XI
9 18 (23.38%) Middleware
9 18 (23.38%) SAP BSP
10 17 (22.08%) SAP CRM
11 15 (19.48%) Web Dynpro
11 15 (19.48%) LSMW
12 14 (18.18%) Data Management
12 14 (18.18%) EDI
12 14 (18.18%) SAPUI5
12 14 (18.18%) SAP HANA
12 14 (18.18%) Master Data Management
13 13 (16.88%) Translating Business Requirements
13 13 (16.88%) SAP S/4HANA
13 13 (16.88%) Business Development
13 13 (16.88%) hybris
14 12 (15.58%) QA
14 12 (15.58%) Customer Requirements
14 12 (15.58%) SAP Hybris
14 12 (15.58%) XML
14 12 (15.58%) Eclipse

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 5 (6.49%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.90%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (22.08%) SAP CRM
2 13 (16.88%) SAP S/4HANA
3 12 (15.58%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (7.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (7.79%) SAP SD
5 4 (5.19%) SAP FI
5 4 (5.19%) SAP MM
5 4 (5.19%) SAP PP
6 3 (3.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 2 (2.60%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.60%) SAP ECC
7 2 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.60%) SAP LE
7 2 (2.60%) SAP QM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP EHS
8 1 (1.30%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (1.30%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.90%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) LSMW
2 12 (15.58%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) Consultant
3 30 (38.96%) SAP Developer
4 24 (31.17%) SAP Consultant
5 23 (29.87%) ABAP Consultant
6 14 (18.18%) SAP PI Developer
7 12 (15.58%) CRM Developer
7 12 (15.58%) Hybris Developer
7 12 (15.58%) SAP CRM Developer
8 8 (10.39%) ABAP Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) SAP Integration Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) SAP Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) SAP Support
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
12 2 (2.60%) SAP CO Support
12 2 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO Support
12 2 (2.60%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) IDoc
2 29 (37.66%) BAPI
3 24 (31.17%) SAP PI
4 23 (29.87%) SAP Fiori
5 20 (25.97%) SAP Smart Forms
6 18 (23.38%) Middleware
6 18 (23.38%) SAP BSP
6 18 (23.38%) SAP XI
7 15 (19.48%) Web Dynpro
8 14 (18.18%) EDI
8 14 (18.18%) SAPUI5
9 12 (15.58%) XML
10 7 (9.09%) SOAP
10 7 (9.09%) Web Services
11 5 (6.49%) EJB
11 5 (6.49%) JDBC
11 5 (6.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.30%) FMCG
2 1 (1.30%) User Experience
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) CRM
2 24 (31.17%) Workflow
3 14 (18.18%) Data Management
3 14 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 13 (16.88%) Business Development
4 13 (16.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (15.58%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (15.58%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) Coaching
8 5 (6.49%) Conflict Management
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.19%) ERP
9 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (81.82%) ABAP
2 29 (37.66%) SAPscript
3 12 (15.58%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (16.88%) hybris
3 7 (9.09%) SEEBURGER
4 6 (7.79%) Adobe
5 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) Ariba