The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 596 674 629
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 343 305 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 271 269 318
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scrum Master
Salary Trend

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in the UK

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum Master over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Scrum Master Salary Histogram in the UK

Scrum Master
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 321 £57,500 +4.54% 40
London +33 147 £65,000 +8.33% 19
South East +46 61 £52,500 -8.69% 4
East of England +87 58 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hertfordshire +48 25 £70,000 +21.73% 1
City of London +62 23 £65,000 -0.38% 2
Berkshire +34 21 £51,000 -11.30% 1
South West +17 21 £51,000 +13.33% 5
Bedfordshire - 21 £55,000 -
Hampshire +25 20 £48,750 -11.36% 2
North West +33 16 £45,500 -24.16% 5
Manchester +18 16 £45,500 -43.12% 3
Rickmansworth - 15 £65,000 -
Wales +6 14 £43,750 +6.70% 2
South Wales +10 13 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Gloucestershire +7 13 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucester - 12 £51,000 -
Kent +22 9 £62,500 +16.27% 1
West Midlands -27 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Neath Port Talbot - 9 £42,500 -
Port Talbot - 9 £42,500 -
Reading +23 8 £51,000 -11.30%
Yorkshire +17 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Telford -9 7 £50,000 -12.28%
Shropshire -16 7 £50,000 -12.28%
Bristol +25 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Wiltshire +21 6 £51,000 +41.66%
Swindon +14 6 £51,000 +41.66%
East Midlands +3 6 £51,250 +28.12% 2

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Scrum Master job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 670 (100.00%) Scrum
2 647 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (23.28%) Kanban
4 149 (22.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 142 (21.19%) Coaching
6 136 (20.30%) TDD
7 119 (17.76%) Project Management
8 114 (17.01%) SDLC
9 110 (16.42%) Finance
10 104 (15.52%) JIRA
11 98 (14.63%) User Stories
12 96 (14.33%) Mentoring
13 92 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
14 90 (13.43%) BDD
15 87 (12.99%) Velocity
16 81 (12.09%) E-Commerce
17 78 (11.64%) Java
18 73 (10.90%) Line Management
19 66 (9.85%) Waterfall
19 66 (9.85%) .NET
20 57 (8.51%) Retail
21 52 (7.76%) C#
22 47 (7.01%) Software Delivery
23 44 (6.57%) Microsoft
23 44 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
24 43 (6.42%) Degree
25 41 (6.12%) DevOps
26 39 (5.82%) Oracle
27 37 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
28 36 (5.37%) Software Testing

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.69%) Confluence
2 15 (2.24%) CMS
3 7 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.75%) JBoss
6 4 (0.60%) IIS
7 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.24%) MS Project
3 12 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.04%) MS Office
4 7 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Eloqua
1 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Endur
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.18%) SaaS
2 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.45%) GitHub
4 2 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.24%) Internet
2 3 (0.45%) Skype
3 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.34%) Big Data
4 7 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (0.75%) QlikView
7 4 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.30%) MySQL
9 2 (0.30%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.15%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 104 (15.52%) JIRA
2 20 (2.99%) JIRA Agile
3 19 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.49%) Selenium
5 8 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.75%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.45%) Bower
8 3 (0.45%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.45%) Grunt
8 3 (0.45%) gulp
8 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.30%) JBehave
9 2 (0.30%) Maven
9 2 (0.30%) Subversion
10 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (16.42%) Finance
2 57 (8.51%) Retail
3 35 (5.22%) Games
4 33 (4.93%) Banking
5 32 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.39%) Law
7 13 (1.94%) Marketing
8 8 (1.19%) Back Office
8 8 (1.19%) Publishing
9 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.90%) Electronics
11 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (12.99%) Velocity
2 66 (9.85%) .NET
3 30 (4.48%) ASP.NET
4 26 (3.88%) HTML
5 18 (2.69%) HTML5
5 18 (2.69%) Web Services
6 17 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (2.24%) AngularJS
7 15 (2.24%) CSS
8 12 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.64%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.49%) XML
11 9 (1.34%) EJB
11 9 (1.34%) jQuery
11 9 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (1.19%) Ajax
12 8 (1.19%) J2EE
13 6 (0.90%) Middleware
13 6 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (0.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.78%) Virtual Team
3 29 (4.33%) User Experience
4 26 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.39%) PMI
7 12 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.49%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.19%) Fintech
11 7 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
12 5 (0.75%) Blog
12 5 (0.75%) Cybercrime
12 5 (0.75%) Social Media
13 4 (0.60%) iPad
13 4 (0.60%) Life Science
14 3 (0.45%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.45%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.45%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.30%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.94%) Apple iOS
2 7 (1.04%) Android
3 6 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (100.00%) Scrum
2 647 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (23.28%) Kanban
4 149 (22.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 142 (21.19%) Coaching
6 136 (20.30%) TDD
7 119 (17.76%) Project Management
8 114 (17.01%) SDLC
9 98 (14.63%) User Stories
10 96 (14.33%) Mentoring
11 92 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
12 90 (13.43%) BDD
13 81 (12.09%) E-Commerce
14 73 (10.90%) Line Management
15 66 (9.85%) Waterfall
16 47 (7.01%) Software Delivery
17 44 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (6.12%) DevOps
19 37 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
20 36 (5.37%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (11.64%) Java
2 52 (7.76%) C#
3 36 (5.37%) JavaScript
4 35 (5.22%) SQL
5 11 (1.64%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.90%) VB
7 5 (0.75%) Ruby
7 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.60%) C
8 4 (0.60%) F#
9 3 (0.45%) C++
9 3 (0.45%) PHP
9 3 (0.45%) Python
10 1 (0.15%) VB6
10 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (6.42%) Degree
2 27 (4.03%) PMI Certification
3 18 (2.69%) PMP
4 16 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) APMG
8 1 (0.15%) CCA
8 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.75%) Puppet
2 4 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.60%) Kibana
2 4 (0.60%) WSUS
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.82%) Oracle
3 21 (3.13%) SAP
4 17 (2.54%) Rally
5 14 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (0.90%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.75%) Google
7 5 (0.75%) Virgin Media
8 4 (0.60%) Informatica
8 4 (0.60%) Progress
9 2 (0.30%) Adobe
10 1 (0.15%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.15%) Citrix
10 1 (0.15%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.15%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.15%) Teradata
10 1 (0.15%) VMware
10 1 (0.15%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + strong benefits package
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