The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 214 195 215
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 24 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.31% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.33% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 4
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in the South West

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in the South West

ScrumMaster
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bristol -6 15 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Somerset - 5 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 44 (100.00%) Scrum
2 42 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) TDD
4 17 (38.64%) Software Testing
4 17 (38.64%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) .NET
6 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.18%) HTML
7 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.18%) CSS
7 8 (18.18%) Web Services
8 7 (15.91%) OO
8 7 (15.91%) OOD
8 7 (15.91%) Java
8 7 (15.91%) C#
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.64%) Degree
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.64%) N-Tier
10 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) Finance
10 5 (11.36%) User Stories
11 4 (9.09%) Kanban
11 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (6.82%) Games
12 3 (6.82%) MVC
12 3 (6.82%) IIS
12 3 (6.82%) SQL

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) CSS
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.82%) Velocity
4 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.27%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (2.27%) XML
6 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) JSF
6 1 (2.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Scrum
2 42 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) TDD
4 17 (38.64%) Software Testing
4 17 (38.64%) BDD
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) OO
6 7 (15.91%) OOD
7 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) User Stories
8 4 (9.09%) Kanban
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.82%) Coaching
9 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) MVC
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) C#
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft