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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 548 566 702
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +136
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 360 276 183
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 297 244 158
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 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,200 £69,000 £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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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 -10 179 £64,500 +17.27% 26
South East -7 73 £47,500 -5.00% 9
South West +5 29 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England +9 19 £62,500 +56.25% 1
North East - 18 - - 2
Yorkshire -58 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
North West - 14 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +2 11 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 683 (100.00%) Scrum
2 442 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (22.69%) TDD
4 135 (19.77%) Project Management
5 129 (18.89%) Kanban
6 115 (16.84%) Finance
7 113 (16.54%) E-Commerce
8 93 (13.62%) BDD
8 93 (13.62%) .NET
9 90 (13.18%) Velocity
10 88 (12.88%) Java
11 74 (10.83%) Degree
12 72 (10.54%) JIRA
13 71 (10.40%) C#
14 70 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (10.10%) Retail
16 61 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 59 (8.64%) Waterfall
18 58 (8.49%) QA
19 55 (8.05%) Project Planning
20 54 (7.91%) Software Engineering
21 52 (7.61%) User Stories
22 49 (7.17%) Mobile App
23 48 (7.03%) Telecoms
24 44 (6.44%) Marketing
25 43 (6.30%) ASP.NET
26 42 (6.15%) Games
26 42 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
27 39 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
28 38 (5.56%) Web Development

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (1.76%) Node.js
2 6 (0.88%) 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 6 (0.88%) Mingle
2 5 (0.73%) MS Project
3 2 (0.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.44%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.95%) SaaS
2 10 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.51%) Internet
2 12 (1.76%) Broadband
2 12 (1.76%) Intranet
3 4 (0.59%) HTTP
3 4 (0.59%) VPN
3 4 (0.59%) Firewall
3 4 (0.59%) AMQP
4 1 (0.15%) MPLS
4 1 (0.15%) SDH
4 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.64%) NoSQL
2 10 (1.46%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.17%) Big Data
4 7 (1.02%) MySQL
5 5 (0.73%) QlikView
6 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
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
8 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 72 (10.54%) JIRA
2 42 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.76%) Cucumber
4 10 (1.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.32%) JUnit
6 7 (1.02%) Selenium
7 6 (0.88%) Subversion
7 6 (0.88%) Maven
8 5 (0.73%) Hudson
8 5 (0.73%) Calabash
9 4 (0.59%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.59%) Gradle
9 4 (0.59%) 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
1 115 (16.84%) Finance
2 69 (10.10%) Retail
3 48 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 44 (6.44%) Marketing
5 42 (6.15%) Games
6 36 (5.27%) Law
7 33 (4.83%) Banking
8 20 (2.93%) Advertising
9 19 (2.78%) Publishing
10 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.88%) 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 93 (13.62%) .NET
2 90 (13.18%) Velocity
3 43 (6.30%) ASP.NET
4 29 (4.25%) CSS
4 29 (4.25%) HTML
5 21 (3.07%) Web Services
5 21 (3.07%) .NET Framework
6 20 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (2.34%) jQuery
8 12 (1.76%) CSS3
9 11 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (1.46%) HTML5
10 10 (1.46%) RESTful
10 10 (1.46%) Dojo
11 9 (1.32%) Java EE
11 9 (1.32%) J2EE
12 8 (1.17%) Spring
12 8 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (1.02%) Hibernate
13 7 (1.02%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.17%) Mobile App
2 28 (4.10%) Social Media
3 22 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.49%) Open Source
5 16 (2.34%) Social Network
6 12 (1.76%) Smartphone
7 10 (1.46%) Online Games
8 8 (1.17%) iPad
9 7 (1.02%) IPTV
9 7 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.88%) DTV
10 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.73%) iPhone
11 5 (0.73%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.59%) Firmware
13 3 (0.44%) Blog
13 3 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.54%) Android
2 30 (4.39%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.05%) Linux
4 10 (1.46%) Windows
5 8 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (100.00%) Scrum
2 442 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (22.69%) TDD
4 135 (19.77%) Project Management
5 129 (18.89%) Kanban
6 113 (16.54%) E-Commerce
7 93 (13.62%) BDD
8 70 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 59 (8.64%) Waterfall
11 55 (8.05%) Project Planning
12 54 (7.91%) Software Engineering
13 52 (7.61%) User Stories
14 39 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (5.56%) Web Development
16 37 (5.42%) Pair Programming
17 31 (4.54%) OO
18 27 (3.95%) PRINCE2
18 27 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
18 27 (3.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 88 (12.88%) Java
2 71 (10.40%) C#
3 36 (5.27%) JavaScript
4 21 (3.07%) SQL
5 16 (2.34%) C++
5 16 (2.34%) Ruby
6 12 (1.76%) PHP
7 9 (1.32%) Clojure
8 6 (0.88%) Scala
8 6 (0.88%) Python
8 6 (0.88%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.59%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.15%) C
10 1 (0.15%) VC++
10 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (10.83%) Degree
2 24 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.73%) PMP
4 5 (0.73%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.59%) 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 58 (8.49%) QA
2 14 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.73%) FATCA
3 5 (0.73%) AIFMD
4 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 25 (3.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.64%) Google
3 10 (1.46%) Oracle
4 7 (1.02%) Progress
5 6 (0.88%) SAP
6 5 (0.73%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.59%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.44%) Ab Initio
8 3 (0.44%) Teradata
9 2 (0.29%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.15%) Cramer
10 1 (0.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe
10 1 (0.15%) HP
10 1 (0.15%) Dell
10 1 (0.15%) Intel
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Parallel Consulting
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health and Life
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000k DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £60k - 85k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Extensive Benefits + Free Products
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £32,173 to £39,509 per annum plus excellent benefits
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