The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 153 154 142
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 1 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £70,000 £61,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
ScrumMaster
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
2949 3267 2744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.13% 95.47% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 2138 1768
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Unified Process
2 3 (42.86%) DSDM
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) DNA
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Unified Process
2 3 (42.86%) DSDM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DNA
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Clojure
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago