Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 346 354
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 13 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.10% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.25% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
North West median annual salary £80,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £75,000 - £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 - £48,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5907 5222 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.43% 41.73% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4914 4550 4360
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,225
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP ALE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ALE in the North West

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP ALE in the North West

SAP ALE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester -16 12 £80,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
SAP ALE
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) SAP PI
2 12 (92.31%) QA
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
2 12 (92.31%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) BAPI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) ABAP
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC

SAP ALE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) SAP Developer
1 11 (84.62%) SAP PI Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Business Integration Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) SAP PI
2 12 (92.31%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) BAPI
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP