The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 817 843 834
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 64 27 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.025% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 54
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18956 16347 16914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 13906 14645
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 August 2014 within the UK.

LSMW Salary Histogram in the UK

LSMW
Top 21 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 August 2014. 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 -21 59 £47,500 +16.56% 11
South East +11 21 £55,000 -33.33% 1
Surrey - 18 - -
Egham - 18 - -
North West +9 13 £47,500 +8.57% 4
West Midlands +11 10 £35,000 - 1
London -21 10 £46,500 +9.41% 5
Rugby - 9 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 9 £35,000 -
Manchester +6 7 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Scotland -9 4 £50,500 -12.17%
Salford - 4 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 4 £50,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham +10 1 £67,500 +82.43% 1
East Midlands -20 1 £35,000 -
Chorley - 1 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Northampton - 1 £35,000 -

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) SAP
2 79 (67.52%) ABAP
3 64 (54.70%) Migration
4 63 (53.85%) Data Migration
5 42 (35.90%) SAP Smart Forms
6 38 (32.48%) SAPscript
7 37 (31.62%) BAPI
8 30 (25.64%) SAP Data Services
9 29 (24.79%) Business Development
10 27 (23.08%) Finance
11 25 (21.37%) Workflow
12 22 (18.80%) BusinessObjects
12 22 (18.80%) Business Objects
12 22 (18.80%) Data Cleansing
13 21 (17.95%) SAP FI
13 21 (17.95%) Web Dynpro
14 19 (16.24%) SAP ALE
14 19 (16.24%) SAP XI
15 18 (15.38%) Middleware
15 18 (15.38%) SAP R/3
16 17 (14.53%) MS Access
16 17 (14.53%) SAP BW
17 16 (13.68%) SAP BSP
18 15 (12.82%) SAP HANA
19 13 (11.11%) EDI
20 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
20 12 (10.26%) Validation
20 12 (10.26%) Legal
20 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
20 12 (10.26%) Data Validation

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (17.95%) SAP FI
2 18 (15.38%) SAP R/3
3 11 (9.40%) SAP HCM
3 11 (9.40%) SAP HR
3 11 (9.40%) SAP MM
4 7 (5.98%) SAP CO
5 6 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (3.42%) SAP SD
6 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (2.56%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.85%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.85%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) SAP Data Services
2 22 (18.80%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (14.53%) MS Access
3 17 (14.53%) SAP BW
4 15 (12.82%) SAP HANA
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.42%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Hudson
2 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 12 (10.26%) Legal
3 8 (6.84%) Billing
4 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) SAP Consultant
1 60 (51.28%) Consultant
2 39 (33.33%) Analyst
2 39 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) ABAP Consultant
4 15 (12.82%) SAP Data Analyst
4 15 (12.82%) Data Analyst
4 15 (12.82%) Managing Consultant
5 14 (11.97%) SAP Support
5 14 (11.97%) SAP MM Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) Data Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
7 12 (10.26%) Developer
7 12 (10.26%) ABAP Developer
7 12 (10.26%) SAP Developer
8 11 (9.40%) SAP Architect
8 11 (9.40%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.90%) SAP Smart Forms
2 37 (31.62%) BAPI
3 21 (17.95%) Web Dynpro
4 19 (16.24%) SAP ALE
4 19 (16.24%) SAP XI
5 18 (15.38%) Middleware
6 16 (13.68%) SAP BSP
7 13 (11.11%) EDI
8 5 (4.27%) Web Services
9 2 (1.71%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.85%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.42%) Data Conversion
1 4 (3.42%) Data Extraction
1 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.56%) LIMS
3 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) Migration
2 63 (53.85%) Data Migration
3 29 (24.79%) Business Development
4 25 (21.37%) Workflow
5 22 (18.80%) Data Cleansing
6 12 (10.26%) Validation
6 12 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.26%) Data Validation
6 12 (10.26%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.69%) Project Management
8 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.84%) Data Mapping
9 7 (5.98%) OO
10 6 (5.13%) CRM
10 6 (5.13%) Logistics
11 5 (4.27%) Data Architecture
11 5 (4.27%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (67.52%) ABAP
2 38 (32.48%) SAPscript
3 6 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.27%) Degree
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (18.80%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.42%) Adobe
4 2 (1.71%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.85%) Talend
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago