The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 244 219
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.048% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £47,500
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2072 2071 2165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 39.97% 34.00% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1734 1968
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SAP ALE in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAPscript
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) LSMW
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) IDoc

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

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LSMW
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (50.00%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Talend