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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 824 845 821
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 80 26 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.024% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 71
Average salary £47,500 £38,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% -30.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -31.81%

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
18855 16587 16957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15640 14144 14671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

LSMW Salary Histogram in the UK

LSMW
Top 26 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 22 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
(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
England +38 75 £47,500 +26.66% 9
South East +3 25 £55,000 -33.33% 1
North West +1 22 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Surrey - 17 - -
Egham - 17 - -
Manchester +7 12 £47,500 +11.76%
London +4 12 £50,000 +17.64% 6
West Midlands -6 10 £35,000 -
Rugby - 7 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -17 4 £50,500 -12.17%
Salford - 4 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 4 £50,500 -
Birmingham +1 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 - -
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 - 1
Chorley - 2 £36,250 - 1
East of England +2 1 £50,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -16 1 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 -
Northampton - 1 £35,000 -

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 134 (100.00%) SAP
2 96 (71.64%) ABAP
3 82 (61.19%) Migration
4 80 (59.70%) Data Migration
5 40 (29.85%) SAP Smart Forms
6 37 (27.61%) BAPI
6 37 (27.61%) SAPscript
7 35 (26.12%) SAP Data Services
8 33 (24.63%) BusinessObjects
8 33 (24.63%) Business Objects
8 33 (24.63%) Business Development
9 27 (20.15%) Workflow
10 26 (19.40%) EDI
11 25 (18.66%) Finance
12 23 (17.16%) MS Access
12 23 (17.16%) SAP FI
13 22 (16.42%) Data Cleansing
14 20 (14.93%) SAP R/3
14 20 (14.93%) Web Dynpro
15 19 (14.18%) SAP XI
15 19 (14.18%) SAP ALE
16 18 (13.43%) Middleware
17 17 (12.69%) SAP BW
17 17 (12.69%) SAP HCM
18 16 (11.94%) SAP BSP
18 16 (11.94%) SAP MM
19 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
19 15 (11.19%) Risk Management
19 15 (11.19%) Legal
19 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (17.16%) SAP FI
2 20 (14.93%) SAP R/3
3 17 (12.69%) SAP HCM
4 16 (11.94%) SAP MM
5 8 (5.97%) SAP CO
5 8 (5.97%) SAP HR
5 8 (5.97%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (3.73%) SAP SD
6 5 (3.73%) SAP LE
7 4 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.75%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.75%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.75%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) SAP Data Services
2 33 (24.63%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (17.16%) MS Access
4 17 (12.69%) SAP BW
5 15 (11.19%) SAP HANA
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.99%) BODI
8 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Hudson
2 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (18.66%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Legal
3 14 (10.45%) Retail
4 7 (5.22%) Billing
5 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (54.48%) SAP Consultant
1 73 (54.48%) Consultant
2 42 (31.34%) Analyst
2 42 (31.34%) SAP Analyst
3 20 (14.93%) SAP MM Consultant
4 19 (14.18%) ABAP Consultant
5 18 (13.43%) SAP Data Analyst
5 18 (13.43%) Data Analyst
6 15 (11.19%) Data Consultant
6 15 (11.19%) SAP Data Consultant
6 15 (11.19%) Managing Consultant
7 13 (9.70%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 13 (9.70%) Migration Consultant
7 13 (9.70%) Data Migration Consultant
8 12 (8.96%) Developer
8 12 (8.96%) SAP Developer
8 12 (8.96%) ABAP Developer
8 12 (8.96%) SAP Support
9 11 (8.21%) SAP Architect
9 11 (8.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.85%) SAP Smart Forms
2 37 (27.61%) BAPI
3 26 (19.40%) EDI
4 20 (14.93%) Web Dynpro
5 19 (14.18%) SAP XI
5 19 (14.18%) SAP ALE
6 18 (13.43%) Middleware
7 16 (11.94%) SAP BSP
8 5 (3.73%) Web Services
9 2 (1.49%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.75%) XML
10 1 (0.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.48%) Data Conversion
2 4 (2.99%) Data Extraction
2 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.99%) LIMS
3 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (61.19%) Migration
2 80 (59.70%) Data Migration
3 33 (24.63%) Business Development
4 27 (20.15%) Workflow
5 22 (16.42%) Data Cleansing
6 15 (11.19%) Risk Management
6 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
7 12 (8.96%) Validation
7 12 (8.96%) Project Management
7 12 (8.96%) Data Validation
7 12 (8.96%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (6.72%) Logistics
9 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.97%) Data Mapping
9 8 (5.97%) Data Architecture
10 7 (5.22%) OO
11 6 (4.48%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.48%) ETL
11 6 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 96 (71.64%) ABAP
2 37 (27.61%) SAPscript
3 9 (6.72%) SQL
4 1 (0.75%) C
4 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.48%) Degree
3 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (24.63%) Business Objects
3 5 (3.73%) JD Edwards
4 4 (2.99%) Adobe
5 1 (0.75%) Informatica
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Talend
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £75,000 Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £75,000 Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago