The table below looks at the statistics for the Scrum Master role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum Master in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 133 157 162
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 20 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.097% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.10% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Scrum Master
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2847 2940 3191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.70% 95.55% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1871 2092
Average salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in Scotland

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Scrum Master Salary Histogram in Scotland

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
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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
Edinburgh +16 12 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow -9 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Scrum Master
UK

Scrum Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (61.76%) Project Management
4 15 (44.12%) Finance
5 14 (41.18%) TDD
6 13 (38.24%) Banking
7 12 (35.29%) Java
7 12 (35.29%) Web Services
7 12 (35.29%) JBoss
7 12 (35.29%) JIRA
7 12 (35.29%) Gherkin
8 10 (29.41%) Velocity
9 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) User Experience
10 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.82%) Kanban
11 3 (8.82%) Retail
12 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
12 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (5.88%) DevOps
13 1 (2.94%) Coaching
13 1 (2.94%) SOLID
13 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
13 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (2.94%) SOA
13 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.94%) .NET

Scrum Master
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (35.29%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Gherkin
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 10 (29.41%) Velocity
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (61.76%) Project Management
4 14 (41.18%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) Coaching
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) SOLID
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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