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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 517 563 547
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 395 330 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 356 271 285
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +5 163 £60,000 -4.00% 18
South East +32 103 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Yorkshire -36 33 £50,000 -4.76% 5
North West +11 31 £50,000 - 1
East of England -4 27 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South West +11 22 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Midlands +2 8 £44,000 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +18 5 £48,750 -18.75%
North East - 2 £51,109 -
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 740 (100.00%) Scrum
2 681 (92.03%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (25.00%) Coaching
4 164 (22.16%) Project Management
5 163 (22.03%) TDD
6 160 (21.62%) Kanban
7 143 (19.32%) Java
8 125 (16.89%) Finance
9 117 (15.81%) E-Commerce
10 114 (15.41%) Mentoring
11 106 (14.32%) .NET
12 104 (14.05%) BDD
13 97 (13.11%) Velocity
14 85 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 73 (9.86%) JIRA
16 66 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
16 66 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
16 66 (8.92%) Mobile App
17 65 (8.78%) C#
18 59 (7.97%) Line Management
19 55 (7.43%) DSDM
20 54 (7.30%) User Experience
21 49 (6.62%) Apple iOS
21 49 (6.62%) Degree
22 47 (6.35%) Android
23 46 (6.22%) User Stories
24 44 (5.95%) QA
25 43 (5.81%) Software Engineering
26 40 (5.41%) Retail
27 38 (5.14%) Web Development

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.08%) Confluence
2 8 (1.08%) Node.js
3 3 (0.41%) CMS
4 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.62%) MS Project
3 11 (1.49%) MS Office
4 9 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.41%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (2.43%) SaaS
3 5 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.54%) GitHub
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.35%) Internet
2 4 (0.54%) Firewall
2 4 (0.54%) HTTP
2 4 (0.54%) VPN
3 3 (0.41%) AMQP
4 1 (0.14%) MPLS
4 1 (0.14%) SDH
4 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.03%) MySQL
3 14 (1.89%) Big Data
4 10 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.14%) SQLite
7 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 85 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (9.86%) JIRA
3 13 (1.76%) Cucumber
3 13 (1.76%) Hudson
4 11 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.35%) JUnit
6 9 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.08%) Selenium
8 7 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.95%) Maven
9 5 (0.68%) Calabash
10 3 (0.41%) Gradle
10 3 (0.41%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.41%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.14%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.14%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.14%) FishEye
12 1 (0.14%) NUnit
General
1 125 (16.89%) Finance
2 40 (5.41%) Retail
3 35 (4.73%) Marketing
4 29 (3.92%) Advertising
5 25 (3.38%) Banking
6 23 (3.11%) Games
7 22 (2.97%) Publishing
8 18 (2.43%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.43%) Law
9 5 (0.68%) Electronics
9 5 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (14.32%) .NET
2 97 (13.11%) Velocity
3 25 (3.38%) J2EE
4 24 (3.24%) HTML
5 19 (2.57%) CSS
6 16 (2.16%) ASP.NET
7 15 (2.03%) Web Services
7 15 (2.03%) Java EE
8 14 (1.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.76%) Spring
10 11 (1.49%) XML
11 10 (1.35%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.22%) Dojo
12 9 (1.22%) HTML5
12 9 (1.22%) RESTful
13 8 (1.08%) jQuery
13 8 (1.08%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.81%) Django
14 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.92%) Mobile App
2 54 (7.30%) User Experience
3 34 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.84%) IPTV
6 18 (2.43%) iPad
7 17 (2.30%) Over-the-Top Content
7 17 (2.30%) Video on Demand
8 15 (2.03%) iPhone
9 10 (1.35%) Social Media
9 10 (1.35%) Kindle
10 9 (1.22%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.68%) Telematics
12 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.54%) Statistics
14 3 (0.41%) Equities
14 3 (0.41%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.41%) Open Source
14 3 (0.41%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.62%) Apple iOS
2 47 (6.35%) Android
3 22 (2.97%) Windows
3 22 (2.97%) Linux
4 15 (2.03%) Windows Phone
5 7 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 740 (100.00%) Scrum
2 681 (92.03%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (25.00%) Coaching
4 164 (22.16%) Project Management
5 163 (22.03%) TDD
6 160 (21.62%) Kanban
7 117 (15.81%) E-Commerce
8 114 (15.41%) Mentoring
9 104 (14.05%) BDD
10 66 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 66 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (7.97%) Line Management
12 55 (7.43%) DSDM
13 46 (6.22%) User Stories
14 43 (5.81%) Software Engineering
15 38 (5.14%) Web Development
16 36 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (4.73%) Release Management
18 30 (4.05%) Project Planning
18 30 (4.05%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (19.32%) Java
2 65 (8.78%) C#
3 31 (4.19%) JavaScript
4 24 (3.24%) SQL
5 23 (3.11%) PHP
6 15 (2.03%) Ruby
7 9 (1.22%) Python
8 8 (1.08%) C++
9 5 (0.68%) Clojure
10 3 (0.41%) XPath
10 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.27%) C
12 1 (0.14%) Scala
12 1 (0.14%) VC++
12 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (6.62%) Degree
2 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.27%) ISEB
4 2 (0.27%) APMG
5 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.95%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (1.35%) Oracle
3 9 (1.22%) Google
4 7 (0.95%) Siebel
5 6 (0.81%) Progress
6 5 (0.68%) Teradata
6 5 (0.68%) Ab Initio
7 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.41%) SAP
8 3 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.27%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.27%) Charles River
9 2 (0.27%) IBM
10 1 (0.14%) Cramer
10 1 (0.14%) Omniture
10 1 (0.14%) VMware
10 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago