Period
to 22 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 332 418 409
Rank change year-on-year +86 -9 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 1,404 1,261 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.76% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,058 981 1,001
UK median annual salary £62,500 £59,998 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.34% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 138,564 165,582 163,071
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.42% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 109,968 134,850 134,942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,463 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +93 1,322 £62,500 +4.17% 227
UK excluding London +85 801 £55,000 +4.76% 168
London +69 574 £70,000 - 71
South East +67 215 £57,500 +4.55% 45
Midlands +79 202 £62,500 +25.00% 25
North of England -7 160 £52,500 +5.00% 47
West Midlands +81 137 £65,000 +30.00% 13
North West +34 101 £54,000 +8.00% 25
South West +62 84 £52,500 -12.94% 13
East of England +87 79 £60,000 +37.14% 26
East Midlands +40 64 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Yorkshire -35 54 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Scotland +6 43 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Wales +27 23 £54,250 +8.07% 7
North East -4 5 £62,856 +25.71% 5
Northern Ireland -25 1 £62,500 -

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (41.31%) Service Delivery
3 430 (30.63%) ITIL
4 368 (26.21%) Finance
5 359 (25.57%) Scrum
6 337 (24.00%) Project Management
7 297 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 260 (18.52%) Service Management
9 186 (13.25%) SLA
10 179 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 171 (12.18%) Software Delivery
12 161 (11.47%) PRINCE2
13 151 (10.75%) SDLC
14 143 (10.19%) Mentoring
15 132 (9.40%) ITSM
16 129 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
17 120 (8.55%) Software Engineering
18 119 (8.48%) DevOps
19 118 (8.40%) Degree
19 118 (8.40%) Change Management
20 114 (8.12%) Coaching
21 111 (7.91%) Microsoft
22 110 (7.83%) SAP
23 102 (7.26%) E-Commerce
24 97 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
25 95 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
26 93 (6.62%) Retail
27 92 (6.55%) Marketing
28 88 (6.27%) User Experience
29 85 (6.05%) Oracle

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 35 (2.49%) CMS
2 30 (2.14%) Confluence
3 19 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 15 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 10 (0.71%) SAS
6 8 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.14%) Apache
9 2 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.071%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.071%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.071%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.071%) IIS
10 1 (0.071%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.071%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 39 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.28%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.21%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.21%) Marvel
6 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.92%) SAP Hybris
2 23 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (1.00%) SAP CRM
5 13 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.64%) SAP ERP
7 7 (0.50%) Magento
8 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.28%) SystmOne
9 3 (0.21%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.21%) Summit
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.14%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.071%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.85%) Office 365
4 32 (2.28%) SaaS
5 21 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.00%) Power Platform
7 13 (0.93%) Trello
8 11 (0.78%) PaaS
8 11 (0.78%) Serverless
9 10 (0.71%) GitHub
10 9 (0.64%) IaaS
11 7 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.50%) Slack
12 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.21%) Google Play
13 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.14%) AdWords
14 2 (0.14%) Apigee
14 2 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.35%) LAN
2 14 (1.00%) Internet
2 14 (1.00%) WAN
3 12 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 11 (0.78%) Skype
4 11 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (0.50%) Firewall
5 7 (0.50%) VoIP
5 7 (0.50%) VPN
6 6 (0.43%) Network Security
7 4 (0.28%) Broadband
7 4 (0.28%) FTP
7 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.28%) SMS
8 3 (0.21%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.21%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.14%) SAN
9 2 (0.14%) Wireless
10 1 (0.071%) MPLS
10 1 (0.071%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (2.21%) Big Data
3 29 (2.07%) SQL Server
4 14 (1.00%) Power BI
5 12 (0.85%) GIS
6 8 (0.57%) MongoDB
7 7 (0.50%) QlikView
8 6 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.28%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
10 4 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.21%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.21%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) MySQL
13 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (5.48%) JIRA
2 8 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (0.57%) VersionOne
3 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.071%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.071%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.071%) Maven
5 1 (0.071%) Visual Studio
General
1 368 (26.21%) Finance
2 93 (6.62%) Retail
3 92 (6.55%) Marketing
4 72 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 49 (3.49%) Banking
6 31 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.92%) Advertising
8 22 (1.57%) Billing
9 19 (1.35%) Legal
10 13 (0.93%) Hindi Language
11 12 (0.85%) Electronics
11 12 (0.85%) Law
12 11 (0.78%) Games
13 10 (0.71%) Publishing
14 9 (0.64%) German Language
15 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.43%) Front Office
16 5 (0.36%) Automotive
17 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.42%) .NET
2 16 (1.14%) React
3 15 (1.07%) HTML
4 13 (0.93%) Velocity
5 12 (0.85%) CSS
5 12 (0.85%) Node.js
6 11 (0.78%) Web Services
7 10 (0.71%) AngularJS
7 10 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.36%) jQuery
9 4 (0.28%) HTML5
9 4 (0.28%) React Native
9 4 (0.28%) REST
9 4 (0.28%) XML
10 3 (0.21%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.21%) Apache Flex
10 3 (0.21%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (0.21%) WCF
10 3 (0.21%) WPF
11 2 (0.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 95 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (6.27%) User Experience
3 54 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 51 (3.63%) Fintech
5 42 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 36 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 25 (1.78%) PMI
9 20 (1.42%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.35%) iPad
11 17 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (1.14%) NHS
13 15 (1.07%) CMDB
13 15 (1.07%) Driving Licence
14 12 (0.85%) Fibre Optics
15 10 (0.71%) EPoS
15 10 (0.71%) FMCG
16 7 (0.50%) e-Learning
17 6 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 59 (4.20%) Windows
2 22 (1.57%) Windows 10
3 14 (1.00%) Linux
3 14 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.43%) Android
5 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.43%) Unix
6 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (41.31%) Service Delivery
3 430 (30.63%) ITIL
4 359 (25.57%) Scrum
5 337 (24.00%) Project Management
6 297 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 260 (18.52%) Service Management
8 179 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 171 (12.18%) Software Delivery
10 161 (11.47%) PRINCE2
11 151 (10.75%) SDLC
12 143 (10.19%) Mentoring
13 132 (9.40%) ITSM
14 129 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
15 120 (8.55%) Software Engineering
16 119 (8.48%) DevOps
17 118 (8.40%) Change Management
18 114 (8.12%) Coaching
19 102 (7.26%) E-Commerce
20 84 (5.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 76 (5.41%) Java
2 53 (3.77%) SQL
3 36 (2.56%) C#
4 32 (2.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.00%) C
6 11 (0.78%) Python
7 8 (0.57%) VB
7 8 (0.57%) VBA
8 7 (0.50%) R
9 6 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.28%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.21%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.21%) Kotlin
11 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.071%) C++
12 1 (0.071%) Clojure
12 1 (0.071%) PHP
12 1 (0.071%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 118 (8.40%) Degree
2 97 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
3 76 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 71 (5.06%) PMP
5 55 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 32 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 30 (2.14%) SC Cleared
8 22 (1.57%) APMP
8 22 (1.57%) ISEB
9 19 (1.35%) DV Cleared
10 16 (1.14%) APMG
10 16 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (0.85%) AWS Certification
12 12 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.50%) CCNA
13 7 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.28%) HNC
14 4 (0.28%) HND
14 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (13.25%) SLA
2 74 (5.27%) QA
3 34 (2.42%) GDPR
4 18 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 16 (1.14%) PMO
6 12 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 7 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.36%) COBIT
9 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.28%) SEPA
11 3 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 30 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.64%) Docker
3 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.071%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.071%) GPFS
5 1 (0.071%) HDFS
5 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.071%) vSphere
5 1 (0.071%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (0.71%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.43%) SCCM
3 4 (0.28%) Control-M
3 4 (0.28%) Netcool
3 4 (0.28%) WSUS
4 3 (0.21%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.071%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.071%) Oozie
6 1 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.071%) Puppet
6 1 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.071%) vRealize
Vendors
1 111 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 110 (7.83%) SAP
3 85 (6.05%) Oracle
4 34 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (2.28%) ATG
5 32 (2.28%) Google
6 31 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 30 (2.14%) hybris
8 23 (1.64%) Cisco
9 19 (1.35%) IBM
10 18 (1.28%) Remedy
11 15 (1.07%) VMware
12 14 (1.00%) Citrix
12 14 (1.00%) JD Edwards
13 12 (0.85%) Progress
13 12 (0.85%) ServiceNow
14 10 (0.71%) Adobe
14 10 (0.71%) BMC
14 10 (0.71%) Tableau
15 9 (0.64%) Atlassian