Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Delivery Manager was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 248 239
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Delivery Manager 72 76 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.79% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 81
West Midlands median annual salary £58,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £49,500 £41,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £87,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,800 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +9.09% -4.35%

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 8,783 9,613 11,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.61% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,838 8,073 9,151
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 August 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 17 August 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 0 46 £68,750 +37.50% 4
Coventry +12 12 £51,250 +22.02% 2
Warwickshire +32 6 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Solihull +1 2 - - 1
Shropshire +10 1 - - 1
Staffordshire 0 1 £55,000 +7.32% 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Delivery Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 33 (45.83%) ITIL
2 30 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (37.50%) SLA
4 23 (31.94%) Project Management
4 23 (31.94%) Finance
5 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (25.00%) ITSM
7 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Excel
7 17 (23.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 16 (22.22%) ISEB
9 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery Management
10 14 (19.44%) Scrum
11 13 (18.06%) Software Delivery
12 12 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
14 10 (13.89%) Service Management
14 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (11.11%) Contract Management
15 8 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
15 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
15 8 (11.11%) DevOps
16 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
16 7 (9.72%) Kanban
17 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
17 6 (8.33%) Windows
17 6 (8.33%) GDPR
18 5 (6.94%) Change Management
18 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
18 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared

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 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) SMS
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) GIS
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.39%) GoCD
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Billing
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Flash
2 1 (1.39%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.39%) EPoS
4 1 (1.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) ITIL
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 23 (31.94%) Project Management
4 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (25.00%) ITSM
6 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery Management
7 14 (19.44%) Scrum
8 13 (18.06%) Software Delivery
9 12 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.89%) Service Management
11 8 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
11 8 (11.11%) Contract Management
11 8 (11.11%) DevOps
11 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.72%) Kanban
12 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
13 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
14 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Groovy
1 1 (1.39%) Java
1 1 (1.39%) Scala
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (37.50%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Cadence
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.39%) VMware