The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ScrumMaster in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 585 613 562
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 274 308 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 240 250 268
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
ScrumMaster
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in England

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the England region.

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in England

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in England

ScrumMaster
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 145 £60,000 -4.00% 17
South East -19 48 £55,000 - 4
South West 0 21 £45,000 -26.82% 2
East Midlands +15 14 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Yorkshire -17 14 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Midlands - 12 £45,000 -
East of England +22 7 £55,000 +2.32% 1
North West +6 6 £60,000 +48.14%
North East -15 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title.

1 624 (100.00%) Scrum
2 576 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (26.92%) Coaching
4 159 (25.48%) .NET
5 143 (22.92%) Project Management
6 135 (21.63%) Kanban
7 128 (20.51%) Finance
8 116 (18.59%) TDD
9 107 (17.15%) E-Commerce
10 88 (14.10%) Software Delivery
11 84 (13.46%) C#
12 83 (13.30%) Mentoring
13 80 (12.82%) Java
13 80 (12.82%) Microsoft
14 79 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 74 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (10.10%) Velocity
17 58 (9.29%) SDLC
18 54 (8.65%) BDD
18 54 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
19 52 (8.33%) JIRA
20 44 (7.05%) User Stories
21 40 (6.41%) Line Management
22 39 (6.25%) SQL Server
23 37 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
23 37 (5.93%) Automated Testing
24 34 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
25 33 (5.29%) Web Development
26 32 (5.13%) MS Excel
27 31 (4.97%) Degree

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (2.24%) CMS
1 14 (2.24%) Umbraco
2 6 (0.96%) Node.js
2 6 (0.96%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.48%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.16%) IIS
5 1 (0.16%) JBoss
5 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 32 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.12%) MS Project
2 7 (1.12%) Mingle
3 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.64%) MS Office
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.69%) SaaS
2 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.48%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.44%) Big Data
4 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.48%) Pentaho
5 3 (0.48%) DataStage
5 3 (0.48%) HBase
5 3 (0.48%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.32%) MySQL
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.16%) QlikView
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.16%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 54 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (8.33%) JIRA
3 14 (2.24%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.48%) NUnit
5 3 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.48%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.32%) Selenium
6 2 (0.32%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 128 (20.51%) Finance
2 25 (4.01%) Publishing
3 17 (2.72%) Banking
3 17 (2.72%) Games
4 16 (2.56%) Marketing
5 15 (2.40%) Retail
5 15 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.28%) Law
7 6 (0.96%) Advertising
8 5 (0.80%) Online Betting
9 4 (0.64%) Electronics
9 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.48%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (25.48%) .NET
2 63 (10.10%) Velocity
3 29 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 20 (3.21%) HTML
4 20 (3.21%) HTML5
5 18 (2.88%) AngularJS
6 17 (2.72%) Java EE
7 16 (2.56%) J2EE
7 16 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (2.40%) Web Services
9 13 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.44%) Spring
11 6 (0.96%) WinForms
12 4 (0.64%) STL
12 4 (0.64%) XML
13 3 (0.48%) RESTful
13 3 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (0.48%) CSS
13 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.04%) User Experience
3 16 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.24%) IPTV
4 14 (2.24%) Over-the-Top Content
5 10 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.44%) Video on Demand
7 7 (1.12%) Telematics
8 5 (0.80%) Online Games
8 5 (0.80%) Social Media
8 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.64%) PMI
10 3 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.48%) DTV
10 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.48%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.48%) Kindle
11 2 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.21%) Apple iOS
2 19 (3.04%) Android
3 11 (1.76%) Windows
4 4 (0.64%) Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (100.00%) Scrum
2 576 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (26.92%) Coaching
4 143 (22.92%) Project Management
5 135 (21.63%) Kanban
6 116 (18.59%) TDD
7 107 (17.15%) E-Commerce
8 88 (14.10%) Software Delivery
9 83 (13.30%) Mentoring
10 79 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 74 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (9.29%) SDLC
13 54 (8.65%) BDD
14 44 (7.05%) User Stories
15 40 (6.41%) Line Management
16 37 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (5.93%) Automated Testing
17 33 (5.29%) Web Development
18 30 (4.81%) DSDM
18 30 (4.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 84 (13.46%) C#
2 80 (12.82%) Java
3 28 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.60%) C++
5 8 (1.28%) C
5 8 (1.28%) SQL
6 7 (1.12%) Scala
6 7 (1.12%) PHP
7 4 (0.64%) VC++
7 4 (0.64%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.64%) Ruby
8 2 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (4.97%) Degree
2 5 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (0.80%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.48%) Oozie
2 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 80 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.40%) Progress
3 12 (1.92%) IBM
4 10 (1.60%) SAP
4 10 (1.60%) Oracle
5 5 (0.80%) Google
5 5 (0.80%) Cognizant
6 4 (0.64%) Informatica
6 4 (0.64%) Siebel
6 4 (0.64%) Ab Initio
6 4 (0.64%) OpenText
6 4 (0.64%) Pega
7 3 (0.48%) Netezza
7 3 (0.48%) Teradata
7 3 (0.48%) RainStor
7 3 (0.48%) Talend
8 2 (0.32%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe
8 2 (0.32%) ATG
9 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday and great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Career Bonus Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AQA
Salary: £60,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago