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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 158 156 145
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.097% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.10% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.97%
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
3532 2912 2969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.84% 94.61% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2263 1916 2058
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Edinburgh 0 10 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Glasgow -5 4 £45,000 -30.76%
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Velocity
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Sybase
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (5.56%) Progress
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Banking
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter
7 1 (5.56%) Relational Database

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Velocity
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Sybase
1 1 (5.56%) Progress
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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