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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 184 175 181
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.054% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.057% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.90%
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
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Salford -3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
ScrumMaster
North West

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Kanban
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Java EE
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
7 4 (17.39%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) Velocity
7 4 (17.39%) Android
7 4 (17.39%) Telematics
7 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Big Data
7 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
7 4 (17.39%) User Experience
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) Node.js
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) Velocity
3 4 (17.39%) Java EE
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) REST
4 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
4 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.70%) JMS
5 2 (8.70%) EJB
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Telematics
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) Coaching
4 5 (21.74%) Kanban
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian