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Deprecation of Job Information Data Model Fields

Several fields in the data model for Job Information will reach end of maintenance on November 19, 2021 and will be deleted on May 20, 2022.

Key Dates

Future dates are subject to change.

Milestone Date Definition
End of Development November 19, 2021 The deprecation milestone after which SAP stops enhancing a product or part of a product. You can continue to use the software, but you should begin planning for a time when it will no longer be available for use. We still fix high-priority bugs.
End of Maintenance November 19, 2021 The deprecation milestone after which SAP does not fix bugs or deliver patches for the software. SAP continues to answer your how-to questions. We strongly encourage you to adopt an alternative method for your business scenario.
Deleted May 20, 2022 The deprecation milestone when a feature is no longer available for productive use. You should now be using an alternative method for your business scenario.

Deprecation Details

Just as we add new fields for new features when required, we also ensure that we remove fields that are no longer required, for example, if a feature is deprecated or replaced.

The following fields are deprecated:
  • additional-manager

  • address

  • amount-of-financial-plan

  • custom-manager

  • ERN-number

  • govt-grant-amount

  • hr-manager

  • international-org-code

  • is-primary

  • manager

  • manager-employment-id

  • matrix-manager

  • pay-group

  • second-manager

  • time-account-profile-code

  • track-id

Additional Resources

For more information, refer to the Customer CommunityInformation published on SAP site.

Technical Details

Reference Number




Configuration Type





Employee Central


Job Information

Major or Minor

Not Applicable

Link to Demo

Not Applicable

Software Version

2H 2021

Valid as Of


Latest Document Revision


Change History

Date What Changed Reason
October 15, 2021

Initial publication.

November 19, 2021

For the pay-group field, a note was added that it will not be deleted.

Based on customer feedback, we will not delete this field.

December 10, 2021

Updated the link to the Customer Community The link was incorrect.