The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 76 75 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 0.94% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.00% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £70,000 £41,750 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.66% -34.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
ScrumMaster
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 803 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.67% 94.81% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 557 709 822
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in Southampton

ScrumMaster
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) ATG
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ATG