Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £48,777 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Delivery Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 202 186
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 39 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 16
Scotland median annual salary £48,777 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.32% +3.77% -3.64%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,875 £41,875
90th Percentile £71,250 £74,650 £73,375
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.19% -1.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,082 5,446 4,818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 96.66% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,319 3,534 3,035
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Delivery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Scotland.

Salary trend for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Delivery Manager in Scotland

Delivery Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 17 £43,000 -18.10% 2
Edinburgh -4 16 £42,500 -22.73% 1
West Lothian - 2 £57,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £55,000 -
Dundee - 1 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 £55,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £50,000 -
Delivery Manager
UK

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Delivery Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
5 10 (25.64%) Coaching
6 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
6 8 (20.51%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 8 (20.51%) Finance
6 8 (20.51%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) SLA
8 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) DevOps
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.26%) Analytics
10 4 (10.26%) Commercial Awareness
11 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
11 3 (7.69%) Contract Management
11 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
11 3 (7.69%) .NET
11 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) FinancialForce
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
5 10 (25.64%) Coaching
6 8 (20.51%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) DevOps
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Analytics
9 4 (10.26%) Commercial Awareness
9 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.69%) CRM
10 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
10 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
10 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Salesforce.com