The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for LSMW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
England / North West
Rank 240 216 251
Rank change year-on-year -24 +35  
Permanent jobs citing LSMW 7 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.65% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09%  

LSMW is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1261 1209 1156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.70% 21.27% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1055 1017
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LSMW
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing LSMW as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LSMW 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for LSMW in the North West

LSMW
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -26 7 £57,500 +4.54%
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing LSMW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 11 (100.00%) ABAP
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) SAP Smart Forms
2 7 (63.64%) BAPI
3 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 5 (45.45%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (45.45%) SAPscript
3 5 (45.45%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (45.45%) SAPUI5
4 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Demand Management
4 4 (36.36%) LIMS
4 4 (36.36%) EDI
4 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Billing
4 4 (36.36%) Logistics
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Publishing
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
6 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
6 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) OLE

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (9.09%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Billing
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) ABAP Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) SAP Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Logistics Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP SD Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) BAPI
1 7 (63.64%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (45.45%) SAPUI5
2 5 (45.45%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (36.36%) EDI
4 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
5 1 (9.09%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Demand Management
2 4 (36.36%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) ABAP
2 5 (45.45%) COBOL
2 5 (45.45%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SAP