The table below looks at the statistics for the Scrum Master role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum Master in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 633 598 612
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 270 347 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 235 298 269
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -1.90%
Scrum Master
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in England

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in England

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in England

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Scrum Master Salary Histogram in England

Scrum Master
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 -4 125 £62,500 +4.16% 23
South East -26 48 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Yorkshire +7 43 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Midlands +11 25 £55,000 +25.00% 4
South West -16 15 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England -9 6 £54,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands +2 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North East +4 3 - - 1
North West +13 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Scrum Master
UK

Scrum Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title.

1 570 (100.00%) Scrum
2 552 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (27.02%) Kanban
4 131 (22.98%) Coaching
5 122 (21.40%) Finance
6 108 (18.95%) Project Management
7 106 (18.60%) TDD
7 106 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 80 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 72 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (12.11%) E-Commerce
11 65 (11.40%) SDLC
12 60 (10.53%) BDD
13 59 (10.35%) Software Delivery
13 59 (10.35%) User Stories
14 54 (9.47%) Velocity
15 52 (9.12%) .NET
16 49 (8.60%) Games
17 45 (7.89%) C#
17 45 (7.89%) Java
17 45 (7.89%) JIRA
18 44 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 40 (7.02%) Retail
20 36 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
21 33 (5.79%) Mobile App
22 32 (5.61%) JavaScript
23 31 (5.44%) Publishing
24 30 (5.26%) HTML
25 28 (4.91%) Line Management
26 27 (4.74%) Scrum-ban

Scrum Master
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.75%) CMS
2 9 (1.58%) Confluence
3 7 (1.23%) Node.js
4 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.18%) Kentico
5 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.63%) SaaS
2 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (0.35%) SAN
3 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.40%) Big Data
3 6 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.05%) MySQL
4 4 (0.70%) MariaDB
4 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (7.89%) JIRA
2 19 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.63%) Maven
5 10 (1.75%) Selenium
6 9 (1.58%) JBehave
7 7 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.70%) NUnit
10 3 (0.53%) Ant
10 3 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.35%) Subversion
11 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.18%) VersionOne
General
1 122 (21.40%) Finance
2 49 (8.60%) Games
3 40 (7.02%) Retail
4 31 (5.44%) Publishing
5 26 (4.56%) Banking
6 23 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.98%) Law
8 16 (2.81%) Marketing
9 8 (1.40%) Back Office
9 8 (1.40%) Electronics
9 8 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.23%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.53%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.47%) Velocity
2 52 (9.12%) .NET
3 30 (5.26%) HTML
4 24 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 23 (4.04%) CSS
6 17 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (2.28%) AngularJS
8 11 (1.93%) HTML5
9 10 (1.75%) Web Services
10 8 (1.40%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (1.23%) jQuery
11 7 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.05%) Java EE
12 6 (1.05%) Servlets
13 5 (0.88%) LINQ
13 5 (0.88%) REST
13 5 (0.88%) XMPP
14 4 (0.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.79%) Mobile App
2 25 (4.39%) User Experience
3 15 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.93%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.58%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.40%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.23%) Life Science
8 7 (1.23%) PMI
9 6 (1.05%) Fintech
10 5 (0.88%) Statistics
11 4 (0.70%) RIA
12 2 (0.35%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.35%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.35%) Online Games
12 2 (0.35%) Social Media
13 1 (0.18%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.86%) Apple iOS
2 17 (2.98%) Android
3 6 (1.05%) Linux
4 4 (0.70%) Windows
5 2 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (100.00%) Scrum
2 552 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (27.02%) Kanban
4 131 (22.98%) Coaching
5 108 (18.95%) Project Management
6 106 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 106 (18.60%) TDD
7 80 (14.04%) Mentoring
8 72 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (12.11%) E-Commerce
10 65 (11.40%) SDLC
11 60 (10.53%) BDD
12 59 (10.35%) Software Delivery
12 59 (10.35%) User Stories
13 44 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
15 28 (4.91%) Line Management
16 27 (4.74%) Scrum-ban
17 25 (4.39%) MVC
18 24 (4.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (7.89%) C#
1 45 (7.89%) Java
2 32 (5.61%) JavaScript
3 25 (4.39%) SQL
4 8 (1.40%) Python
5 7 (1.23%) Ruby
5 7 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.70%) C++
6 4 (0.70%) PHP
7 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (4.39%) Degree
2 8 (1.40%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.53%) APMG
5 1 (0.18%) PMP
5 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.68%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Docker
1 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.88%) Ansible
2 5 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 24 (4.21%) Microsoft
1 24 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (2.98%) Oracle
3 10 (1.75%) Rally
4 9 (1.58%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.58%) SAP
5 8 (1.40%) Progress
6 3 (0.53%) VMware
7 2 (0.35%) Endeca
8 1 (0.18%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.18%) Charles River
8 1 (0.18%) Concur
8 1 (0.18%) Google
8 1 (0.18%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.18%) Sitecore
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sky Betting and Gaming (Oddschecker)
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Market leading package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Outset UK
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + stock options
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago