The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 231 - 234
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 14 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% - 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6750 6879 7198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.78% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 5881 6332
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in the North West

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in the North West

ScrumMaster
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester - 14 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £60,000 -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) RUP
5 6 (30.00%) DSDM
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
5 6 (30.00%) Internet
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (30.00%) Java EE
5 6 (30.00%) QA
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) JUnit
7 4 (20.00%) JMS
7 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) EJB
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
7 4 (20.00%) JSON
7 4 (20.00%) JIRA
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Java EE
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) EJB
4 4 (20.00%) JMS
4 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Kanban
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) RUP
4 6 (30.00%) DSDM
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) High Availability
9 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) HP