The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 228 237 255
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 14 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.045% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.048% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ScrumMaster
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6459 6300 7627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 95.17% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 5297 6628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Cheshire +6 7 £44,000 +17.33%
Manchester +1 7 £50,000 -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Scrum
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Degree
3 12 (28.57%) Java
3 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 10 (23.81%) User Experience
5 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 8 (19.05%) Coaching
7 7 (16.67%) Finance
8 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) .NET
8 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) Telematics
10 4 (9.52%) PHP
10 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
10 4 (9.52%) Project Management
10 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.52%) Big Data
10 4 (9.52%) Velocity
10 4 (9.52%) Android
11 2 (4.76%) Java EE
11 2 (4.76%) TDD
11 2 (4.76%) JIRA
11 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.76%) QA
11 2 (4.76%) SQL
11 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.76%) BDD

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) Velocity
3 2 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.81%) User Experience
3 5 (11.90%) Telematics
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Scrum
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.05%) Coaching
5 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.76%) Kanban
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Line Management
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA