The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 187 179 182
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.29% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 1.79% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
LSMW
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
740 671 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.86% 16.30% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 667 554 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LSMW across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LSMW
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LSMW across the Manchester region.

LSMW Salary Trend in Manchester

LSMW
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW.

1 12 (100.00%) ABAP
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) Migration
1 12 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) BAPI
2 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (50.00%) FMCG
3 6 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Publishing
7 1 (8.33%) EDI
7 1 (8.33%) LIMS
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) Migration Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Data Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) BAPI
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) FMCG
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Migration
1 12 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) ABAP
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP