The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 112 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
ScrumMaster
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1097 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 95.14% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 829 758 557
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Glasgow

ScrumMaster
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) Sybase
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (16.67%) Progress
6 1 (16.67%) Velocity
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Spring

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) Velocity
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase
1 1 (16.67%) Progress