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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 534 584 706
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 371 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 308 243 154
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,200 £69,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.97%
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
102306 94953 105283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83534 79531 90590
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
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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 -8 187 £62,500 +13.63% 25
South East +24 76 £47,500 -5.00% 8
South West -8 30 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England +6 19 £62,500 +56.25%
North East - 17 - - 2
Yorkshire -59 13 £47,500 +7.95% 1
North West - 13 £51,250 - 2
East Midlands +2 12 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 686 (100.00%) Scrum
2 440 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (23.18%) TDD
4 136 (19.83%) Project Management
5 130 (18.95%) Kanban
6 116 (16.91%) Finance
7 113 (16.47%) E-Commerce
8 96 (13.99%) .NET
9 94 (13.70%) BDD
10 92 (13.41%) Velocity
11 90 (13.12%) Java
12 76 (11.08%) Degree
13 71 (10.35%) JIRA
13 71 (10.35%) C#
14 70 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (10.06%) Retail
16 61 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 59 (8.60%) QA
18 58 (8.45%) Waterfall
19 55 (8.02%) Software Engineering
20 54 (7.87%) Project Planning
20 54 (7.87%) User Stories
21 49 (7.14%) Mobile App
22 48 (7.00%) Telecoms
23 44 (6.41%) Marketing
24 42 (6.12%) ASP.NET
25 41 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
26 40 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
26 40 (5.83%) Games
27 36 (5.25%) Law

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 12 (1.75%) Node.js
2 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.73%) Confluence
4 3 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.44%) IIS
5 2 (0.29%) Apache
5 2 (0.29%) CMS
5 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (0.73%) MS Project
1 5 (0.73%) Mingle
2 4 (0.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.44%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.94%) SaaS
2 10 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.64%) Internet
2 12 (1.75%) Broadband
2 12 (1.75%) Intranet
3 4 (0.58%) HTTP
3 4 (0.58%) VPN
3 4 (0.58%) Firewall
3 4 (0.58%) AMQP
4 1 (0.15%) MPLS
4 1 (0.15%) SDH
4 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.62%) NoSQL
2 11 (1.60%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.46%) MySQL
4 8 (1.17%) Big Data
5 5 (0.73%) QlikView
6 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (10.35%) JIRA
2 41 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 11 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.31%) JUnit
6 7 (1.02%) Selenium
7 6 (0.87%) Subversion
7 6 (0.87%) Maven
8 5 (0.73%) Hudson
8 5 (0.73%) Calabash
9 4 (0.58%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.58%) Gradle
9 4 (0.58%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.29%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.29%) Build Forge
10 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.15%) FishEye
11 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 116 (16.91%) Finance
2 69 (10.06%) Retail
3 48 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 44 (6.41%) Marketing
5 40 (5.83%) Games
6 36 (5.25%) Law
7 33 (4.81%) Banking
8 23 (3.35%) Advertising
9 19 (2.77%) Publishing
10 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.87%) Electronics
11 5 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Front Office
14 1 (0.15%) Back Office
14 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (13.99%) .NET
2 92 (13.41%) Velocity
3 42 (6.12%) ASP.NET
4 29 (4.23%) CSS
4 29 (4.23%) HTML
5 21 (3.06%) Web Services
6 20 (2.92%) .NET Framework
7 19 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (2.19%) jQuery
9 12 (1.75%) J2EE
10 11 (1.60%) CSS3
11 10 (1.46%) RESTful
11 10 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (1.46%) Dojo
12 9 (1.31%) Java EE
12 9 (1.31%) Spring
12 9 (1.31%) HTML5
13 8 (1.17%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (1.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 28 (4.08%) Social Media
3 24 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.48%) Open Source
5 15 (2.19%) Social Network
6 12 (1.75%) Smartphone
7 9 (1.31%) Online Games
7 9 (1.31%) iPad
8 8 (1.17%) IPTV
9 7 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (0.87%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.87%) iPhone
10 6 (0.87%) DTV
11 5 (0.73%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.58%) Firmware
12 4 (0.58%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.66%) Android
2 31 (4.52%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.33%) Linux
4 11 (1.60%) Windows
5 8 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (100.00%) Scrum
2 440 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (23.18%) TDD
4 136 (19.83%) Project Management
5 130 (18.95%) Kanban
6 113 (16.47%) E-Commerce
7 94 (13.70%) BDD
8 70 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (8.45%) Waterfall
11 55 (8.02%) Software Engineering
12 54 (7.87%) Project Planning
12 54 (7.87%) User Stories
13 40 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (5.10%) Web Development
14 35 (5.10%) Pair Programming
15 33 (4.81%) OO
16 28 (4.08%) DevOps
17 27 (3.94%) PRINCE2
18 26 (3.79%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 90 (13.12%) Java
2 71 (10.35%) C#
3 36 (5.25%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.21%) SQL
5 17 (2.48%) Ruby
6 16 (2.33%) C++
7 14 (2.04%) PHP
8 9 (1.31%) Clojure
9 7 (1.02%) Python
10 6 (0.87%) Scala
10 6 (0.87%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.58%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.15%) C
12 1 (0.15%) VC++
12 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (11.08%) Degree
2 24 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.73%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.58%) PMP
5 4 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.29%) APMG
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.60%) QA
2 14 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.73%) FATCA
3 5 (0.73%) AIFMD
4 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 24 (3.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.77%) Google
3 10 (1.46%) Oracle
4 7 (1.02%) SAP
4 7 (1.02%) Progress
5 5 (0.73%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.58%) Ab Initio
6 4 (0.58%) Teradata
6 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.29%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.15%) Cramer
8 1 (0.15%) IBM
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe
8 1 (0.15%) HP
8 1 (0.15%) Dell
8 1 (0.15%) Intel
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