Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

Delivery Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 267 250
Rank change year-on-year +67 -17 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 92 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.67% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.70% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 56
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,550 £39,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £74,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 8,362 9,618 11,246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 96.41% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6,493 7,978 8,897
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,056 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Delivery Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Delivery Manager in the West Midlands

Delivery Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Delivery Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Birmingham +40 65 £72,500 +38.10% 9
Coventry +5 10 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Solihull +4 8 £46,500 -15.45%
Warwickshire +33 5 £62,500 +31.58%
Shropshire +9 1 - - 2
Worcestershire +4 1 £67,500 +16.38% 1
Delivery Manager
England

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West Midlands region featuring Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 51 (55.43%) ITIL
2 49 (53.26%) Service Delivery
3 40 (43.48%) SLA
4 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.78%) Finance
6 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (28.26%) ITSM
8 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 23 (25.00%) ISEB
10 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
10 18 (19.57%) Contract Management
10 18 (19.57%) GDPR
11 17 (18.48%) Performance Management
11 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
11 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
12 14 (15.22%) Project Management
13 13 (14.13%) Scrum
14 12 (13.04%) Service Management
15 10 (10.87%) Coaching
15 10 (10.87%) Software Delivery
15 10 (10.87%) Service Delivery Management
16 9 (9.78%) DevOps
16 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (9.78%) Change Management
17 8 (8.70%) ITIL V3
17 8 (8.70%) Data Centre
17 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
17 8 (8.70%) Business Development
18 7 (7.61%) Presales

Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Office 365
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) SMS
2 1 (1.09%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) GIS
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.09%) GoCD
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Flash
2 1 (1.09%) EDI
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) ITIL
2 49 (53.26%) Service Delivery
3 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (28.26%) ITSM
6 18 (19.57%) Contract Management
6 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
7 17 (18.48%) Performance Management
8 14 (15.22%) Project Management
9 13 (14.13%) Scrum
10 12 (13.04%) Service Management
11 10 (10.87%) Coaching
11 10 (10.87%) Service Delivery Management
11 10 (10.87%) Software Delivery
12 9 (9.78%) Change Management
12 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (9.78%) DevOps
13 8 (8.70%) Business Development
13 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) ISEB
2 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
2 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.09%) PMP
5 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (43.48%) SLA
2 18 (19.57%) GDPR
3 1 (1.09%) BS25999
3 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle
2 2 (2.17%) Cadence
3 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.09%) SAP
3 1 (1.09%) VMware