The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 131 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.16% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +23.24%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.90%
ScrumMaster
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Reading

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Reading

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in Reading

ScrumMaster
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) DSDM
4 11 (45.83%) Unified Process
4 11 (45.83%) Kanban
5 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 4 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) Advertising
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) DNA
9 1 (4.17%) Progress
9 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
9 1 (4.17%) Velocity
9 1 (4.17%) Test Automation

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) Kanban
4 11 (45.83%) Unified Process
4 11 (45.83%) DSDM
5 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Progress