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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 863 955
Rank change year-on-year +19 +92  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 30 70 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.072% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.19% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 18
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 £78,000
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 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 36626 37769 42224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.95% 38.91% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30801 32829 36129
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £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

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
Top 13 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 26 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
England -1 30 £42,500 -12.37% 5
South East +57 6 - - 1
Surrey +37 6 - -
Egham - 6 - -
Manchester -37 4 - - 2
North West -39 4 - - 2
London +15 2 - - 1
South West -18 2 £47,500 +13.77%
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £41,250 -
Nottingham - 2 £41,250 -
Gloucester - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 62 (91.18%) ABAP
3 48 (70.59%) SAPscript
4 45 (66.18%) SAP Smart Forms
5 29 (42.65%) BAPI
6 24 (35.29%) SAP Fiori
7 23 (33.82%) IDoc
8 22 (32.35%) SAP PI
9 17 (25.00%) SAPUI5
10 16 (23.53%) Workflow
11 15 (22.06%) SAP XI
11 15 (22.06%) Middleware
11 15 (22.06%) Java
11 15 (22.06%) EDI
12 14 (20.59%) SAP HANA
13 13 (19.12%) Web Dynpro
13 13 (19.12%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (16.18%) ERP
14 11 (16.18%) CRM
15 10 (14.71%) SEEBURGER
15 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (14.71%) SAP BSP
15 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.71%) NHS
15 10 (14.71%) SOAP
15 10 (14.71%) XML
15 10 (14.71%) SAP S/4HANA
16 9 (13.24%) SAP ERP
17 8 (11.76%) LSMW
17 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence

SAP ALE
Co-occurring 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 6 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.88%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (13.24%) SAP ERP
3 7 (10.29%) SAP CRM
4 3 (4.41%) SAP MII
5 2 (2.94%) SAP LE
5 2 (2.94%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.94%) SAP PP
5 2 (2.94%) SAP QM
5 2 (2.94%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.47%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SAP HANA
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) LSMW
2 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) NWDS
3 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Composer
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) SAP Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Consultant
4 17 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Development Manager
5 11 (16.18%) SAP Development Manager
5 11 (16.18%) SAP Manager
5 11 (16.18%) SAP PI Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) ABAP Developer
7 8 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) CRM Developer
8 6 (8.82%) SAP CRM Developer
9 4 (5.88%) SAP PI Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Development Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) SAP Workflow Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (66.18%) SAP Smart Forms
2 29 (42.65%) BAPI
3 24 (35.29%) SAP Fiori
4 23 (33.82%) IDoc
5 22 (32.35%) SAP PI
6 17 (25.00%) SAPUI5
7 15 (22.06%) EDI
7 15 (22.06%) Middleware
7 15 (22.06%) SAP XI
8 13 (19.12%) Web Dynpro
9 10 (14.71%) SAP BSP
9 10 (14.71%) SOAP
9 10 (14.71%) XML
10 6 (8.82%) J2EE
10 6 (8.82%) XML Schema
11 5 (7.35%) Web Services
12 1 (1.47%) HTML
12 1 (1.47%) OLE
12 1 (1.47%) SAP Basis
12 1 (1.47%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.71%) NHS
2 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Unix
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Workflow
2 13 (19.12%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (16.18%) CRM
3 11 (16.18%) ERP
4 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.29%) Business Development
6 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (10.29%) ETL
6 7 (10.29%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) Data Mapping
7 6 (8.82%) EAI
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 5 (7.35%) Migration
8 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.88%) Data Integration
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (91.18%) ABAP
2 48 (70.59%) SAPscript
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) MOM
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (14.71%) SEEBURGER
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.94%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) Talend
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