The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 175 135 145
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 7 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.77% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.80% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 12
Average salary £49,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.68% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.97%
ScrumMaster
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Leeds

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Leeds

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) B2C
5 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.22%) Java
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Resource Management
8 5 (13.89%) QA
8 5 (13.89%) Banking
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.89%) OOP
8 5 (13.89%) OO
8 5 (13.89%) FATCA
8 5 (13.89%) AIFMD
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.56%) C#
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) .NET
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.78%) Web Services
11 1 (2.78%) PHP
11 1 (2.78%) Linux
11 1 (2.78%) Apache

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) B2C
5 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.89%) OOP
7 5 (13.89%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) Resource Management
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 1 (2.78%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.78%) Change Management
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.78%) BDD
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
1 5 (13.89%) FATCA
1 5 (13.89%) AIFMD