The table below looks at the statistics for the Scrum Master role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank - 84 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £43,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Scrum Master
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
770 931 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.84% 98.94% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 758 765
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Southampton

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in Southampton

Scrum Master
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium

Scrum Master
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA