Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 163 214
Rank change year-on-year -20 +51 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 52 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.95% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 19
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,250 £92,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.35%

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 5,586 4,726 5,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 94.98% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,771 2,978 3,395
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,566
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Edinburgh -1 26 £51,231 +7.85% 4
Glasgow -30 16 £55,000 -3.93%
Stirling - 5 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £46,000 - 1
Delivery Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 27 (51.92%) Project Management
2 21 (40.38%) Service Delivery
3 19 (36.54%) Finance
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.23%) SLA
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.31%) ITIL
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (17.31%) Software Delivery
7 8 (15.38%) DevOps
7 8 (15.38%) Degree
7 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (13.46%) CRM
8 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (13.46%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
8 7 (13.46%) Coaching
8 7 (13.46%) People Management
8 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) Commercial Awareness
8 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
9 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
9 6 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (11.54%) Contract Management
9 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
9 6 (11.54%) GIS
9 6 (11.54%) Management Information System

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 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) GIS
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
1 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.92%) French Language
5 1 (1.92%) German Language
5 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
1 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Project Management
2 21 (40.38%) Service Delivery
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Software Delivery
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (15.38%) DevOps
7 7 (13.46%) Coaching
7 7 (13.46%) Commercial Awareness
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (13.46%) CRM
7 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
7 7 (13.46%) People Management
7 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.54%) Contract Management
8 6 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
8 6 (11.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Ansible
1 4 (7.69%) Nagios
1 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.69%) AppDynamics
3 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.69%) New Relic
3 4 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.77%) Pega
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow