Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Delivery Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 413 393
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 1425 1398 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.76% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1080 1402
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,303 £39,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the UK

Delivery Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Delivery Manager in the UK

Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Delivery Manager in the UK

Delivery Manager
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +27 1360 £60,000 +9.09% 60
London +58 731 £67,500 +3.85% 29
UK excluding London -17 674 £55,000 +4.76% 33
South East +31 197 £53,000 -3.64% 6
Midlands +19 139 £57,500 +9.52% 3
North of England -73 134 £50,000 +1.01% 14
South West +20 82 £60,000 +20.00% 4
East Midlands +56 72 £67,500 +23.85% 1
East of England -13 72 £48,000 -17.24% 3
North West -55 72 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands -4 67 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Yorkshire -34 39 £46,000 -8.46% 6
Scotland -6 31 £55,000 +4.76% 3
North East +10 23 £45,000 -3.23% 2
Wales +8 15 £52,000 +4.00%
Channel Islands - 5 £59,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £67,500 -

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Delivery Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 651 (45.68%) Service Delivery
2 622 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 471 (33.05%) Finance
4 457 (32.07%) ITIL
5 419 (29.40%) Project Management
6 345 (24.21%) Scrum
7 299 (20.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 226 (15.86%) Service Management
9 195 (13.68%) DevOps
10 188 (13.19%) SLA
11 166 (11.65%) Software Delivery
12 154 (10.81%) Banking
13 141 (9.89%) PRINCE2
14 140 (9.82%) Retail
15 137 (9.61%) Mentoring
16 134 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
16 134 (9.40%) Change Management
17 132 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 129 (9.05%) Line Management
19 121 (8.49%) Coaching
19 121 (8.49%) Service Delivery Management
20 115 (8.07%) Java
21 112 (7.86%) ITSM
22 110 (7.72%) ITIL Certification
23 109 (7.65%) E-Commerce
24 102 (7.16%) Telecoms
25 100 (7.02%) Performance Management
26 90 (6.32%) QA
26 90 (6.32%) Big Data
27 89 (6.25%) Problem Management

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (2.04%) CMS
2 23 (1.61%) Confluence
3 17 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 13 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.42%) Documentum
8 5 (0.35%) Moodle
8 5 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.21%) Apache
10 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.21%) IIS
10 3 (0.21%) nginx
11 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.14%) SAS
11 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.91%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.70%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.63%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.56%) Magento
5 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.49%) Temenos T24
7 5 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.35%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.35%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.28%) SAP SM
9 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.14%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 87 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (2.74%) SaaS
4 23 (1.61%) Office 365
5 22 (1.54%) IaaS
6 16 (1.12%) PaaS
7 8 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.35%) Dropbox
9 5 (0.35%) Veeva
10 4 (0.28%) GitHub
11 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.070%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.070%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.070%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.32%) TCP/IP
2 31 (2.18%) WAN
3 29 (2.04%) LAN
4 28 (1.96%) SMS
5 19 (1.33%) HTTP
6 16 (1.12%) VPN
7 12 (0.84%) SSL
8 11 (0.77%) Internet
9 9 (0.63%) LTE
10 7 (0.49%) Network Security
10 7 (0.49%) Skype
11 6 (0.42%) 4G
11 6 (0.42%) Firewall
12 5 (0.35%) Intranet
12 5 (0.35%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.28%) Broadband
13 4 (0.28%) SAN
14 3 (0.21%) 3G
14 3 (0.21%) MPLS
14 3 (0.21%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (6.32%) Big Data
2 49 (3.44%) SQL Server
3 25 (1.75%) MySQL
4 19 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 16 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 11 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (0.77%) KDB
7 11 (0.77%) Kdb+
8 10 (0.70%) Blockchain
8 10 (0.70%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.63%) MS Access
10 7 (0.49%) SAP HANA
11 5 (0.35%) DB2
11 5 (0.35%) PowerCenter
11 5 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.28%) Power BI
13 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (2.46%) JIRA
2 26 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 18 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (1.19%) MSBuild
5 11 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.56%) Maven
7 7 (0.49%) Gradle
8 6 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.21%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.14%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.14%) GitLab
11 2 (0.14%) GoCD
12 1 (0.070%) NuGet
12 1 (0.070%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.070%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.070%) Subversion
12 1 (0.070%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.070%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 471 (33.05%) Finance
2 154 (10.81%) Banking
3 140 (9.82%) Retail
4 102 (7.16%) Telecoms
5 62 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 61 (4.28%) Legal
7 54 (3.79%) Retail Banking
8 42 (2.95%) Marketing
9 39 (2.74%) Games
10 35 (2.46%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.61%) Back Office
12 18 (1.26%) German Language
12 18 (1.26%) Online Betting
13 17 (1.19%) Manufacturing
14 16 (1.12%) Spanish Language
15 14 (0.98%) Law
16 12 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
17 11 (0.77%) Billing
18 10 (0.70%) Publishing
19 9 (0.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.12%) .NET
2 35 (2.46%) HTML
3 27 (1.89%) Web Services
4 23 (1.61%) Middleware
4 23 (1.61%) Node.js
5 20 (1.40%) XML
6 19 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 19 (1.33%) Flash
7 16 (1.12%) CSS
7 16 (1.12%) HTML5
8 15 (1.05%) AngularJS
9 13 (0.91%) React
10 12 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (0.77%) Velocity
12 10 (0.70%) Spring
13 9 (0.63%) HATEOAS
14 8 (0.56%) JSON
15 7 (0.49%) CSS3
15 7 (0.49%) RESTful
16 5 (0.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 134 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (5.05%) Data Centre
3 71 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 63 (4.42%) User Experience
5 57 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 41 (2.88%) Public Cloud
7 26 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.82%) Reference Data
8 25 (1.75%) iPad
8 25 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.68%) EPoS
10 23 (1.61%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.47%) Online Banking
12 18 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 18 (1.26%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.19%) Driving Licence
14 16 (1.12%) Cloud Native
14 16 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.05%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (4.56%) Windows
2 57 (4.00%) Linux
3 37 (2.60%) Unix
4 19 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.35%) AIX
6 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.28%) Android
7 4 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (45.68%) Service Delivery
2 622 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 457 (32.07%) ITIL
4 419 (29.40%) Project Management
5 345 (24.21%) Scrum
6 299 (20.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 226 (15.86%) Service Management
8 195 (13.68%) DevOps
9 166 (11.65%) Software Delivery
10 141 (9.89%) PRINCE2
11 137 (9.61%) Mentoring
12 134 (9.40%) Change Management
13 132 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 129 (9.05%) Line Management
15 121 (8.49%) Coaching
15 121 (8.49%) Service Delivery Management
16 112 (7.86%) ITSM
17 109 (7.65%) E-Commerce
18 100 (7.02%) Performance Management
19 89 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (8.07%) Java
2 44 (3.09%) JavaScript
3 35 (2.46%) SQL
4 26 (1.82%) PHP
5 25 (1.75%) C++
6 21 (1.47%) C
6 21 (1.47%) Scala
7 19 (1.33%) Python
8 15 (1.05%) C#
9 12 (0.84%) R
10 11 (0.77%) MATLAB
10 11 (0.77%) Perl
10 11 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.77%) Tcl
11 10 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.35%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.35%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.070%) ABAP
14 1 (0.070%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (7.72%) ITIL Certification
2 80 (5.61%) Degree
3 27 (1.89%) PMP
4 19 (1.33%) ISEB
5 17 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.28%) CCNA
12 4 (0.28%) CCNP
12 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.28%) MCSE
12 4 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.21%) CISSP
13 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (13.19%) SLA
2 90 (6.32%) QA
3 30 (2.11%) PMO
4 9 (0.63%) GDPR
4 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.42%) COBIT
6 5 (0.35%) TickIT
7 3 (0.21%) MiFID
7 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.49%) Docker
5 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.070%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.070%) KVM
7 1 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.070%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (0.49%) Puppet
2 6 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.21%) SCCM
4 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.070%) Ansible
5 1 (0.070%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.070%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (5.82%) Microsoft
2 70 (4.91%) Oracle
3 62 (4.35%) SAP
4 36 (2.53%) hybris
5 27 (1.89%) Cisco
6 22 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.33%) Cadence
8 16 (1.12%) Juniper
9 15 (1.05%) Google
9 15 (1.05%) ServiceNow
9 15 (1.05%) VMware
10 13 (0.91%) Citrix
11 11 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.70%) ATG
12 10 (0.70%) IBM
12 10 (0.70%) Siebel
13 9 (0.63%) Capita
14 8 (0.56%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.56%) RedGate
15 7 (0.49%) Splunk