The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 253 233 240
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 1 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.33% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% 1.89% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 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
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1231 1268 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.30% 17.28% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1087 860
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LSMW
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LSMW Salary Trend in the North West

LSMW
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 1 - - 1
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (100.00%) ABAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
1 16 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (56.25%) BAPI
4 8 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) FMCG
6 6 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (37.50%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) ETL
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 2 (12.50%) Hudson
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
9 2 (12.50%) MS Access
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 1 (6.25%) EDI
10 1 (6.25%) LIMS
10 1 (6.25%) Finance
10 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (6.25%) Publishing
10 1 (6.25%) Retail
10 1 (6.25%) Logistics
10 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
1 13 (81.25%) SAP Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) Migration Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) Data Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Data Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) BAPI
2 1 (6.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Demand Management
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) ABAP
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards