The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
UK
Rank 818 901 921
Rank change year-on-year +83 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 39 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.046% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 25
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.88% -  

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33917 39483 39806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28958 33994 33773
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

SAP ALE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP ALE in the UK

SAP ALE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ALE over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP ALE in the UK

SAP ALE
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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
England +91 39 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South West +17 12 £62,500 +56.25%
East Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £52,500 -
Swindon +20 5 £62,500 -3.84%
Wiltshire +12 5 £62,500 +68.91%
London +71 4 £53,750 -
South East +59 2 £65,000 -7.14%
West Midlands +27 2 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +13 2 £50,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £65,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
Gloucestershire -4 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 79 (94.05%) ABAP
3 54 (64.29%) SAP Smart Forms
4 52 (61.90%) SAPscript
5 30 (35.71%) SAP PI
6 25 (29.76%) SAP XI
7 24 (28.57%) BAPI
8 23 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (26.19%) ERP
10 19 (22.62%) Java
10 19 (22.62%) Workflow
11 18 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (21.43%) ETL
11 18 (21.43%) EDI
12 17 (20.24%) SAP Fiori
13 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (17.86%) Web Dynpro
15 14 (16.67%) Finance
15 14 (16.67%) NetWeaver
16 13 (15.48%) OO
16 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (15.48%) SAP ERP
17 12 (14.29%) SAPUI5
18 11 (13.10%) CRM
19 10 (11.90%) Retail
20 9 (10.71%) Oracle
21 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
21 8 (9.52%) XML
21 8 (9.52%) SAP BW

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (16.67%) NetWeaver
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (15.48%) SAP ERP
2 6 (7.14%) SAP MII
3 5 (5.95%) SAP CRM
3 5 (5.95%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.38%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.38%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.38%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.19%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.19%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Boomi
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (9.52%) SAP BW
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) LSMW
2 1 (1.19%) NWDS
2 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Composer
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 7 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.14%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) Consultant
2 23 (27.38%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (26.19%) SAP Developer
4 19 (22.62%) Analyst
4 19 (22.62%) SAP Analyst
5 17 (20.24%) ABAP Developer
6 15 (17.86%) Development Manager
6 15 (17.86%) SAP Development Manager
6 15 (17.86%) SAP Manager
7 12 (14.29%) ABAP Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) SAP PI Developer
9 4 (4.76%) SAP Support
9 4 (4.76%) SAP Support Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) NetWeaver Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) SAP Integration Consultant
11 2 (2.38%) Integration Developer
11 2 (2.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) SAP Smart Forms
2 30 (35.71%) SAP PI
3 25 (29.76%) SAP XI
4 24 (28.57%) BAPI
5 18 (21.43%) EDI
6 17 (20.24%) SAP Fiori
7 15 (17.86%) Web Dynpro
8 12 (14.29%) SAPUI5
9 8 (9.52%) Middleware
9 8 (9.52%) XML
10 7 (8.33%) J2EE
10 7 (8.33%) XML Schema
11 4 (4.76%) SAP Basis
11 4 (4.76%) XSLT
12 2 (2.38%) HTML
12 2 (2.38%) SAP BSP
12 2 (2.38%) SAP Business Workflow
13 1 (1.19%) EJB
13 1 (1.19%) JDBC
13 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Unix
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) ERP
2 19 (22.62%) Workflow
3 18 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (21.43%) ETL
3 18 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (15.48%) OO
5 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.10%) CRM
7 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 7 (8.33%) EAI
7 7 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (8.33%) SOA
7 7 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.95%) Migration
10 4 (4.76%) Data Integration
10 4 (4.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 79 (94.05%) ABAP
2 52 (61.90%) SAPscript
3 19 (22.62%) Java
4 7 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) PMO
2 4 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) MOM
2 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.38%) Pegasus
5 2 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (1.19%) Samsung
6 1 (1.19%) Talend
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South England
Recruit121
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago