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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 852 878 828
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -50
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 44 51 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.043% 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.27% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 62
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -30.90%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17958 19133 16594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.30% 16.04% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15038 15862 14138
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LSMW
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LSMW within the UK.

LSMW Salary Trend in the UK

LSMW
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LSMW over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

LSMW Salary Histogram in the UK

LSMW
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
England +28 44 £55,000 +44.73% 5
South East +13 15 £55,000 - 2
London +34 14 £60,000 +12.14% 2
North West +12 9 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 7 £55,000 -
Slough - 7 £55,000 -
Manchester +5 5 £45,250 -
East of England +13 3 £50,500 -25.18%
Birmingham -15 3 - - 2
West Midlands -21 3 - - 2
Home Counties - 3 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 3 - - 2
Luton - 3 £50,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,500 -
Hampshire - 3 - - 2
Surrey +15 2 - -
Egham -7 2 - -
North East - 2 £53,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £53,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £53,750 -
South West -6 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 84 (84.85%) ABAP
3 49 (49.49%) Migration
3 49 (49.49%) Data Migration
4 34 (34.34%) Manufacturing
5 32 (32.32%) Business Objects
5 32 (32.32%) BusinessObjects
5 32 (32.32%) Logistics
6 30 (30.30%) SAP R/3
7 28 (28.28%) BAPI
7 28 (28.28%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (27.27%) SAP LE
9 24 (24.24%) SAP MM
10 23 (23.23%) Retail
10 23 (23.23%) SAP Data Services
11 22 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
12 19 (19.19%) SAP CO
12 19 (19.19%) SAP FI
12 19 (19.19%) SAP FI/CO
13 18 (18.18%) Validation
13 18 (18.18%) Finance
13 18 (18.18%) Project Management
13 18 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared
15 16 (16.16%) MS Excel
16 14 (14.14%) SAP Certification
16 14 (14.14%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (14.14%) Change Management
16 14 (14.14%) Games

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (30.30%) SAP R/3
2 27 (27.27%) SAP LE
3 24 (24.24%) SAP MM
4 19 (19.19%) SAP CO
4 19 (19.19%) SAP FI
4 19 (19.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (11.11%) SAP SCM
5 11 (11.11%) SAP HCM
6 8 (8.08%) SAP HR
6 8 (8.08%) AWD
7 3 (3.03%) SAP MDM
7 3 (3.03%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (3.03%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.01%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.01%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.01%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) SaaS
2 4 (4.04%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.32%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (23.23%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (8.08%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.02%) MS Access
5 1 (1.01%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) eCATT
2 2 (2.02%) Hudson
3 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (34.34%) Manufacturing
2 23 (23.23%) Retail
3 18 (18.18%) Finance
4 14 (14.14%) Games
5 11 (11.11%) Automotive
6 8 (8.08%) Marketing
7 2 (2.02%) German Language
7 2 (2.02%) Publishing
8 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.01%) Billing
8 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.01%) French Language
Job Titles
1 89 (89.90%) Consultant
2 79 (79.80%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (31.31%) Data Consultant
3 31 (31.31%) SAP Data Consultant
4 29 (29.29%) Migration Consultant
4 29 (29.29%) Data Migration Consultant
4 29 (29.29%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 27 (27.27%) Analyst
6 26 (26.26%) SAP Analyst
7 20 (20.20%) SAP MM Consultant
8 13 (13.13%) ABAP Consultant
9 12 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (12.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 7 (7.07%) SAP HR Consultant
10 7 (7.07%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 4 (4.04%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
12 3 (3.03%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 3 (3.03%) Functional Analyst
12 3 (3.03%) SAP Payroll Consultant
12 3 (3.03%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.28%) BAPI
2 10 (10.10%) SAP Smart Forms
2 10 (10.10%) EDI
3 8 (8.08%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (8.08%) SAP XI
3 8 (8.08%) Middleware
3 8 (8.08%) SAP BSP
3 8 (8.08%) SAP ALE
4 2 (2.02%) HTML
4 2 (2.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) FMCG
3 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.02%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.02%) LIMS
4 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Migration
1 49 (49.49%) Data Migration
2 32 (32.32%) Logistics
3 22 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 18 (18.18%) Validation
4 18 (18.18%) Project Management
4 18 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (14.14%) Change Management
5 14 (14.14%) Data Validation
6 12 (12.12%) Workflow
7 11 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.08%) OO
9 8 (8.08%) Business Development
9 8 (8.08%) Mobile Development
10 7 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.05%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.04%) Data Management
13 3 (3.03%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.85%) ABAP
2 10 (10.10%) SAPscript
3 8 (8.08%) Java
4 3 (3.03%) SQL
5 2 (2.02%) VB
5 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SAP Certification
3 11 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (32.32%) Business Objects
3 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.14%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (8.08%) Adobe
6 2 (2.02%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.01%) Talend
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