The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 172 180 194
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.062% 0.13% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.14% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £80,000 £40,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.53% -37.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
ScrumMaster
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3067 3620 3914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.16% 94.67% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2518 2978 3387
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Manchester

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) OOD

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Telematics
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft