Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 416 393
Rank change year-on-year +25 -23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 1409 1396 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.76% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1087 1407
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 £39,000
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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 18 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 18 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 +22 1344 £60,000 +9.09% 42
London +65 734 £67,500 +3.85% 22
UK excluding London -14 656 £55,000 +4.76% 25
South East +32 193 £53,000 -3.64% 3
Midlands +19 133 £57,500 +9.52% 2
North of England -91 126 £47,500 -4.04% 10
South West +3 81 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England -10 73 £48,000 -16.52% 3
North West -60 69 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +61 67 £65,000 +13.04% 1
West Midlands -4 66 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire -37 36 £45,500 -9.90% 4
Scotland -5 32 £53,750 +2.38% 4
North East +8 21 £45,000 -3.23% 1
Wales +10 14 £52,250 +4.50% 1
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 18 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.

1 643 (45.64%) Service Delivery
2 610 (43.29%) Agile Software Development
3 467 (33.14%) Finance
4 446 (31.65%) ITIL
5 409 (29.03%) Project Management
6 336 (23.85%) Scrum
7 298 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 226 (16.04%) Service Management
9 190 (13.48%) DevOps
10 184 (13.06%) SLA
11 165 (11.71%) Software Delivery
12 156 (11.07%) Banking
13 138 (9.79%) Retail
14 134 (9.51%) PRINCE2
14 134 (9.51%) Mentoring
15 132 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
16 129 (9.16%) Change Management
16 129 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
17 125 (8.87%) Line Management
18 120 (8.52%) Service Delivery Management
19 119 (8.45%) Coaching
20 113 (8.02%) Java
21 112 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
22 110 (7.81%) ITSM
23 108 (7.67%) E-Commerce
24 103 (7.31%) Telecoms
25 97 (6.88%) Performance Management
26 91 (6.46%) QA
27 85 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
27 85 (6.03%) SDLC

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 30 (2.13%) CMS
2 24 (1.70%) Confluence
3 14 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 11 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.43%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.43%) Documentum
5 6 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.28%) Moodle
6 4 (0.28%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.21%) Apache
7 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.21%) IIS
7 3 (0.21%) nginx
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.14%) SAS
8 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 48 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
4 26 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 24 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
3 11 (0.78%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.57%) Magento
5 8 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.50%) 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 CO
9 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.14%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 85 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.84%) SaaS
4 23 (1.63%) IaaS
5 22 (1.56%) Office 365
6 17 (1.21%) PaaS
7 8 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.35%) Veeva
10 4 (0.28%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.28%) GitHub
11 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.071%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.071%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.071%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 31 (2.20%) WAN
3 29 (2.06%) LAN
4 26 (1.85%) SMS
5 19 (1.35%) HTTP
6 16 (1.14%) VPN
7 12 (0.85%) SSL
8 11 (0.78%) Internet
9 9 (0.64%) LTE
10 7 (0.50%) Network Security
10 7 (0.50%) Skype
11 6 (0.43%) 4G
11 6 (0.43%) Firewall
12 5 (0.35%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.28%) Broadband
13 4 (0.28%) Intranet
13 4 (0.28%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.28%) SAN
14 3 (0.21%) 3G
14 3 (0.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (6.03%) Big Data
2 46 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 21 (1.49%) MySQL
4 19 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 17 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 13 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.78%) KDB
8 11 (0.78%) Kdb+
9 10 (0.71%) Blockchain
9 10 (0.71%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.64%) MS Access
11 8 (0.57%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.35%) DB2
12 5 (0.35%) PowerCenter
12 5 (0.35%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.28%) Power BI
14 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (2.63%) JIRA
2 26 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 18 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (1.21%) MSBuild
5 13 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.64%) Maven
8 7 (0.50%) Gradle
9 6 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.21%) Subversion
13 2 (0.14%) Ant
13 2 (0.14%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.14%) GitLab
13 2 (0.14%) GoCD
14 1 (0.071%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.071%) JUnit
14 1 (0.071%) SonarQube
General
1 467 (33.14%) Finance
2 156 (11.07%) Banking
3 138 (9.79%) Retail
4 103 (7.31%) Telecoms
5 63 (4.47%) Legal
6 62 (4.40%) Investment Banking
7 54 (3.83%) Retail Banking
8 42 (2.98%) Marketing
9 40 (2.84%) Games
10 36 (2.56%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.63%) Back Office
12 19 (1.35%) German Language
13 18 (1.28%) Online Betting
14 17 (1.21%) Manufacturing
14 17 (1.21%) Spanish Language
15 15 (1.06%) Law
16 13 (0.92%) Portuguese Language
17 10 (0.71%) Publishing
18 9 (0.64%) Billing
18 9 (0.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.18%) .NET
2 35 (2.48%) HTML
3 26 (1.85%) Web Services
4 23 (1.63%) Node.js
5 21 (1.49%) Middleware
6 20 (1.42%) XML
7 19 (1.35%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.28%) Flash
9 16 (1.14%) HTML5
10 15 (1.06%) CSS
11 14 (0.99%) AngularJS
12 13 (0.92%) React
13 12 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (0.78%) Velocity
15 9 (0.64%) HATEOAS
15 9 (0.64%) Spring
16 8 (0.57%) JSON
17 7 (0.50%) CSS3
17 7 (0.50%) RESTful
18 5 (0.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.97%) Data Centre
3 69 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 61 (4.33%) User Experience
5 56 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (2.77%) Public Cloud
7 28 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.92%) iPad
9 26 (1.85%) Reference Data
10 25 (1.77%) EPoS
10 25 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.63%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.49%) Online Banking
13 20 (1.42%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
15 17 (1.21%) Cloud Native
15 17 (1.21%) Driving Licence
16 15 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 15 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (1.06%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 62 (4.40%) Windows
2 56 (3.97%) Linux
3 34 (2.41%) Unix
4 19 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.35%) AIX
5 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.28%) Android
6 4 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.071%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (45.64%) Service Delivery
2 610 (43.29%) Agile Software Development
3 446 (31.65%) ITIL
4 409 (29.03%) Project Management
5 336 (23.85%) Scrum
6 298 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 226 (16.04%) Service Management
8 190 (13.48%) DevOps
9 165 (11.71%) Software Delivery
10 134 (9.51%) Mentoring
10 134 (9.51%) PRINCE2
11 129 (9.16%) Change Management
11 129 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 125 (8.87%) Line Management
13 120 (8.52%) Service Delivery Management
14 119 (8.45%) Coaching
15 110 (7.81%) ITSM
16 108 (7.67%) E-Commerce
17 97 (6.88%) Performance Management
18 85 (6.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 113 (8.02%) Java
2 43 (3.05%) JavaScript
3 35 (2.48%) SQL
4 26 (1.85%) PHP
5 25 (1.77%) C++
6 21 (1.49%) C
6 21 (1.49%) Scala
7 19 (1.35%) Python
8 15 (1.06%) C#
9 12 (0.85%) R
10 11 (0.78%) MATLAB
10 11 (0.78%) Perl
10 11 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.78%) Tcl
11 10 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.35%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.35%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.071%) ABAP
14 1 (0.071%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 112 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
2 82 (5.82%) Degree
3 26 (1.85%) PMP
4 18 (1.28%) ISEB
5 17 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.35%) CISSP
11 5 (0.35%) MCSE
12 4 (0.28%) CCNA
12 4 (0.28%) CCNP
12 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (13.06%) SLA
2 91 (6.46%) QA
3 30 (2.13%) PMO
4 9 (0.64%) GDPR
4 9 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 9 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.43%) 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 18 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.50%) Docker
4 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.071%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.071%) KVM
6 1 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (0.50%) Puppet
2 6 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.21%) SCCM
4 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.071%) Ansible
5 1 (0.071%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.071%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (5.82%) Microsoft
2 69 (4.90%) Oracle
3 62 (4.40%) SAP
4 36 (2.56%) hybris
5 27 (1.92%) Cisco
6 22 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.28%) Cadence
8 16 (1.14%) Juniper
9 15 (1.06%) Google
10 14 (0.99%) ServiceNow
10 14 (0.99%) VMware
11 12 (0.85%) Citrix
12 11 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.71%) ATG
13 10 (0.71%) Siebel
14 9 (0.64%) Cognizant
14 9 (0.64%) IBM
15 8 (0.57%) Capita
15 8 (0.57%) RedGate
16 7 (0.50%) Splunk