Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 406 427 452
Rank change year-on-year +21 +25 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 1,306 1,254 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.75% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 995 1,134
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -3.51%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,215
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -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 167,325 166,575 194,587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.24% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135,823 137,165 163,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,091
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.97% +5.23%

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Delivery Manager in the UK

Delivery Manager
Top 16 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 24 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
England +27 1,217 £60,000 - 214
UK excluding London -18 701 £54,000 -1.82% 139
London +40 577 £70,000 +7.69% 85
South East +1 202 £57,500 - 44
North of England +69 201 £50,000 -4.76% 24
Midlands -15 116 £50,000 -4.76% 23
Yorkshire +69 91 £50,000 -4.76% 10
North West +20 90 £50,000 -16.67% 14
West Midlands +6 73 £53,750 +2.38% 17
South West -12 64 £60,300 +0.50% 25
East of England -46 55 £42,000 -16.00% 13
Scotland -18 52 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East Midlands -10 45 £50,000 -6.98% 6
North East -16 20 £50,000 +33.33%
Wales +7 16 £50,599 +12.44% 6
Northern Ireland +8 1 - -

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 672 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (41.81%) Service Delivery
3 413 (31.62%) Project Management
4 406 (31.09%) Finance
5 390 (29.86%) ITIL
6 272 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 228 (17.46%) Scrum
8 186 (14.24%) Service Management
8 186 (14.24%) DevOps
9 179 (13.71%) PRINCE2
10 177 (13.55%) SLA
11 168 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 141 (10.80%) Microsoft
13 135 (10.34%) SDLC
14 129 (9.88%) Software Delivery
15 122 (9.34%) Retail
16 118 (9.04%) Waterfall
17 115 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
18 109 (8.35%) Service Delivery Management
19 104 (7.96%) Degree
20 96 (7.35%) QA
21 92 (7.04%) Oracle
22 91 (6.97%) JIRA
22 91 (6.97%) Marketing
23 90 (6.89%) E-Commerce
24 87 (6.66%) Line Management
25 83 (6.36%) ITIL V3
25 83 (6.36%) ITSM
26 82 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
27 81 (6.20%) SAP

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 41 (3.14%) CMS
2 29 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (1.30%) JBoss
3 17 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 15 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.00%) Confluence
6 10 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.46%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.31%) IIS
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.077%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.077%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.077%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (6.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (5.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 35 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (2.76%) SAP Hybris
2 15 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (1.07%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.46%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.15%) assyst
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.077%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.077%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 82 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (3.22%) Office 365
4 27 (2.07%) SaaS
5 14 (1.07%) IaaS
6 13 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (0.84%) GitHub
8 9 (0.69%) Trello
9 8 (0.61%) PaaS
10 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (0.38%) Slack
12 4 (0.31%) Force.com
12 4 (0.31%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.31%) Veeva
13 3 (0.23%) Asana
13 3 (0.23%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.23%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.23%) Lucidchart
14 2 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.22%) LAN
2 26 (1.99%) WAN
3 21 (1.61%) SMS
4 17 (1.30%) Ethernet
5 16 (1.23%) Skype
6 12 (0.92%) SAN
7 8 (0.61%) BIG-IP
7 8 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (0.61%) Network Security
8 7 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.46%) Firewall
9 6 (0.46%) Internet
9 6 (0.46%) MPLS
9 6 (0.46%) SNMP
9 6 (0.46%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.38%) CTI
11 4 (0.31%) DMZ
11 4 (0.31%) HTTP
12 3 (0.23%) VoIP
13 1 (0.077%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (4.21%) Big Data
2 16 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.15%) GIS
4 14 (1.07%) SAP HANA
5 11 (0.84%) Blockchain
6 8 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.077%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.077%) DB2
10 1 (0.077%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.077%) Power BI
10 1 (0.077%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 91 (6.97%) JIRA
2 21 (1.61%) VersionOne
3 7 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.31%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.077%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.077%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.077%) GitLab
7 1 (0.077%) GoCD
7 1 (0.077%) Grunt
7 1 (0.077%) Subversion
7 1 (0.077%) Visual Studio
General
1 406 (31.09%) Finance
2 122 (9.34%) Retail
3 91 (6.97%) Marketing
4 73 (5.59%) Banking
5 59 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.37%) Games
7 28 (2.14%) Legal
8 23 (1.76%) Billing
9 20 (1.53%) Law
10 12 (0.92%) Advertising
11 9 (0.69%) Back Office
11 9 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.61%) Publishing
13 6 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.46%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.38%) Front Office
15 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.31%) French Language
15 4 (0.31%) German Language
15 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.76%) .NET
2 30 (2.30%) Middleware
3 17 (1.30%) Velocity
4 14 (1.07%) HTML
5 13 (1.00%) Flash
5 13 (1.00%) Node.js
6 9 (0.69%) OLE
6 9 (0.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (0.46%) CSS
8 5 (0.38%) XML
9 4 (0.31%) COM
9 4 (0.31%) HTML5
9 4 (0.31%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.15%) J2EE
11 1 (0.077%) EJB
11 1 (0.077%) JDBC
11 1 (0.077%) JMS
11 1 (0.077%) Servlets
11 1 (0.077%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
1 71 (5.44%) User Experience
2 63 (4.82%) Data Centre
3 58 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 46 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (2.91%) Fintech
6 36 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.07%) PMI
8 25 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.23%) Driving Licence
11 15 (1.15%) Blackberry
11 15 (1.15%) Computer Science
11 15 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.07%) Fat Client
12 14 (1.07%) Public Cloud
12 14 (1.07%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.61%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.61%) Social Media
14 7 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 64 (4.90%) Windows
2 31 (2.37%) Linux
3 24 (1.84%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.53%) Unix
5 15 (1.15%) Solaris
6 12 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.61%) Android
8 8 (0.61%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (41.81%) Service Delivery
3 413 (31.62%) Project Management
4 390 (29.86%) ITIL
5 272 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 228 (17.46%) Scrum
7 186 (14.24%) DevOps
7 186 (14.24%) Service Management
8 179 (13.71%) PRINCE2
9 168 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 135 (10.34%) SDLC
11 129 (9.88%) Software Delivery
12 118 (9.04%) Waterfall
13 115 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
14 109 (8.35%) Service Delivery Management
15 90 (6.89%) E-Commerce
16 87 (6.66%) Line Management
17 83 (6.36%) ITIL V3
17 83 (6.36%) ITSM
18 79 (6.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (4.75%) Java
2 58 (4.44%) SQL
3 30 (2.30%) C#
4 17 (1.30%) C
5 16 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (1.00%) C++
7 11 (0.84%) Scala
8 9 (0.69%) Perl
8 9 (0.69%) Python
9 6 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.23%) VBA
12 2 (0.15%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.15%) PHP
12 2 (0.15%) Ruby
12 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.15%) VB
12 2 (0.15%) VBScript
13 1 (0.077%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 104 (7.96%) Degree
2 67 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 45 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 42 (3.22%) ISEB
5 30 (2.30%) PMP
6 19 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (1.15%) DBS Check
8 14 (1.07%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.77%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.61%) CCNA
11 8 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.46%) PhD
14 5 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.38%) MCSA
15 4 (0.31%) APMG
15 4 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (13.55%) SLA
2 96 (7.35%) QA
3 14 (1.07%) PMO
4 12 (0.92%) GDPR
5 10 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.15%) MiFID
7 2 (0.15%) SEPA
8 1 (0.077%) COBIT
8 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.077%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.077%) PSD2
8 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.61%) Firmware
3 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.23%) XenApp
4 2 (0.15%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.077%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (0.61%) SCCM
2 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.46%) WSUS
3 5 (0.38%) Ansible
4 4 (0.31%) Nagios
4 4 (0.31%) yum
5 3 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 141 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 92 (7.04%) Oracle
3 81 (6.20%) SAP
4 43 (3.29%) hybris
5 30 (2.30%) ATG
5 30 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 29 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (1.84%) Cisco
8 14 (1.07%) Google
8 14 (1.07%) TOWER Software
9 12 (0.92%) Cadence
9 12 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 12 (0.92%) Citrix
10 11 (0.84%) IBM
11 10 (0.77%) Cognizant
11 10 (0.77%) VMware
12 8 (0.61%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.54%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.54%) Avaya
14 6 (0.46%) Capita