The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 558 615 723
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +108
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 373 277 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 312 232 150
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the UK.

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in the UK

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in the UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +44 355 £60,000 +9.09% 48
London -26 178 £65,000 +8.33% 24
South East +5 72 £49,500 -1.00% 11
Hampshire +31 34 £57,500 -17.85% 3
City of London -23 30 £70,000 +12.00% 10
South West +1 26 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -55 21 £47,500 +6.74% 1
Tyne and Wear - 21 - - 2
North East - 21 - - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 21 - - 2
Bristol +6 20 £60,750 +35.00% 1
West Yorkshire -39 17 £49,000 -4.39%
Leeds -41 17 £49,000 -6.66%
Basingstoke - 17 £60,000 -
Berkshire +1 15 £56,500 -16.29%
North West - 14 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 14 £45,000 - 1
East of England +9 13 £62,500 +56.25% 6
Surrey +1 11 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East Sussex -14 10 £45,000 - 2
Brighton -18 10 £45,000 - 2
North Yorkshire -6 8 £47,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 7 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Scotland -6 7 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East Midlands - 7 £55,000 - 1
Southampton +8 6 £45,000 -29.41% 3
Edinburgh -5 6 £66,500 - 1
West Midlands -5 6 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £55,000 -
Harrogate - 6 £47,500 - 1

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 721 (100.00%) Scrum
2 479 (66.44%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (18.86%) Project Management
3 136 (18.86%) Finance
4 132 (18.31%) TDD
5 108 (14.98%) Kanban
6 101 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 94 (13.04%) .NET
8 84 (11.65%) Velocity
9 78 (10.82%) Java
10 75 (10.40%) C#
11 73 (10.12%) Waterfall
12 72 (9.99%) Degree
13 71 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (9.85%) BDD
14 66 (9.15%) Retail
15 64 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 59 (8.18%) Marketing
17 57 (7.91%) Project Planning
17 57 (7.91%) QA
18 53 (7.35%) JIRA
19 51 (7.07%) Web Development
20 49 (6.80%) Telecoms
21 48 (6.66%) Software Engineering
22 47 (6.52%) User Stories
23 46 (6.38%) Games
23 46 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
24 45 (6.24%) ASP.NET
25 40 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
26 37 (5.13%) Mobile App

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (1.53%) Node.js
2 6 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.55%) Confluence
4 3 (0.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.28%) Apache
5 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.28%) CMS
5 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Mingle
2 5 (0.69%) MS Project
3 2 (0.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.42%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.91%) SaaS
2 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.74%) Internet
2 12 (1.66%) Intranet
2 12 (1.66%) Broadband
3 4 (0.55%) AMQP
4 3 (0.42%) HTTP
5 2 (0.28%) VPN
5 2 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) MPLS
6 1 (0.14%) SDH
6 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 11 (1.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.69%) QlikView
4 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.14%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.14%) Big Data
6 1 (0.14%) MySQL
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.14%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 53 (7.35%) JIRA
2 33 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.83%) Subversion
4 4 (0.55%) JUnit
4 4 (0.55%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.55%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.55%) Gradle
5 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.28%) Build Forge
5 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) Selenium
6 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 136 (18.86%) Finance
2 66 (9.15%) Retail
3 59 (8.18%) Marketing
4 49 (6.80%) Telecoms
5 46 (6.38%) Games
6 36 (4.99%) Law
7 30 (4.16%) Banking
8 19 (2.64%) Advertising
9 13 (1.80%) Publishing
10 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.83%) Electronics
11 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.42%) Legal
11 3 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (13.04%) .NET
2 84 (11.65%) Velocity
3 45 (6.24%) ASP.NET
4 27 (3.74%) HTML
5 26 (3.61%) CSS
6 23 (3.19%) Web Services
7 22 (3.05%) .NET Framework
8 20 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (2.08%) jQuery
10 13 (1.80%) CSS3
11 12 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (1.53%) HTML5
13 9 (1.25%) RESTful
13 9 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (1.25%) Java EE
14 8 (1.11%) J2EE
15 7 (0.97%) XML
15 7 (0.97%) JMS
15 7 (0.97%) WCF
16 5 (0.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 27 (3.74%) Social Media
3 20 (2.77%) Open Source
4 17 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.22%) Social Network
6 15 (2.08%) Online Games
7 12 (1.66%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.83%) DTV
11 6 (0.83%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.69%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.55%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.55%) iPad
14 3 (0.42%) Blog
14 3 (0.42%) Kindle
15 2 (0.28%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (2.77%) Android
2 19 (2.64%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.25%) Linux
4 7 (0.97%) Windows
5 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (100.00%) Scrum
2 479 (66.44%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (18.86%) Project Management
4 132 (18.31%) TDD
5 108 (14.98%) Kanban
6 101 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 73 (10.12%) Waterfall
8 71 (9.85%) BDD
8 71 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 57 (7.91%) Project Planning
11 51 (7.07%) Web Development
12 48 (6.66%) Software Engineering
13 47 (6.52%) User Stories
14 46 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
15 40 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (4.72%) OO
17 32 (4.44%) Pair Programming
17 32 (4.44%) DevOps
18 30 (4.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.82%) Java
2 75 (10.40%) C#
3 33 (4.58%) JavaScript
4 20 (2.77%) SQL
5 16 (2.22%) C++
6 10 (1.39%) Ruby
7 8 (1.11%) Clojure
8 7 (0.97%) Scala
9 6 (0.83%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.69%) PHP
11 3 (0.42%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.14%) C
12 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.14%) VC++
12 1 (0.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (9.99%) Degree
2 28 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.83%) PMP
4 6 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) PhD
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.91%) QA
2 18 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.69%) FATCA
4 5 (0.69%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 28 (3.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (2.91%) Google
3 10 (1.39%) Oracle
4 7 (0.97%) SAP
5 6 (0.83%) Progress
6 5 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.55%) Intel
7 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.14%) Cramer
8 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.14%) IBM
8 1 (0.14%) Sybase
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe
8 1 (0.14%) HP
8 1 (0.14%) Dell
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits (Pension / Health
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
East London
dxw
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £64000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Fully neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £5 - £6 per annum + Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Northumberland
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary, Plus 29 days holiday and Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 15 days ago