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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
UK
Rank 582 655 620
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 290 303 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 235 257 305
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +74 270 £55,000 -4.34% 54
London +52 126 £62,500 - 18
South East +56 45 £55,000 -8.33% 12
North West +23 30 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Manchester -2 28 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +15 22 £48,750 -2.50% 6
Surrey +65 20 £55,000 -18.51% 5
West Yorkshire 0 20 £48,750 -2.50% 4
West Midlands +22 17 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +12 16 £50,000 -20.00% 7
Scotland +19 15 £55,000 +22.22%
Glasgow +32 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Leeds +1 12 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire +12 10 £55,000 -6.38% 3
South West +11 10 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Reigate - 9 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £51,250 - 3
Kent +16 8 £52,500 -16.00%
Cambridge - 7 £52,500 - 2
Somerset -5 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bromley - 6 £62,100 -
Halifax - 6 £60,000 - 1
City of London +16 5 £75,000 +22.44% 4
Telford -12 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Shropshire -13 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Birmingham - 5 £50,000 -
Altrincham - 5 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
Berkshire - 4 £77,500 - 1
Farnborough - 4 £40,000 -

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 603 (100.00%) Scrum
2 570 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (34.99%) Kanban
4 131 (21.72%) Coaching
4 131 (21.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 124 (20.56%) TDD
6 113 (18.74%) Project Management
7 109 (18.08%) JIRA
8 107 (17.74%) Finance
9 103 (17.08%) Java
10 81 (13.43%) SDLC
11 80 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (11.94%) User Stories
13 69 (11.44%) Waterfall
14 59 (9.78%) BDD
14 59 (9.78%) Mentoring
15 55 (9.12%) Software Engineering
16 52 (8.62%) DevOps
17 49 (8.13%) .NET
18 47 (7.79%) User Experience
19 44 (7.30%) C#
20 43 (7.13%) Degree
21 42 (6.97%) Velocity
21 42 (6.97%) Confluence
22 41 (6.80%) Software Delivery
23 33 (5.47%) Product Management
23 33 (5.47%) PHP
23 33 (5.47%) Line Management
24 32 (5.31%) Minimum Viable Product
24 32 (5.31%) E-Commerce

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 42 (6.97%) Confluence
2 22 (3.65%) JBoss
3 13 (2.16%) Apache
3 13 (2.16%) CMS
4 12 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.00%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.33%) IIS
7 2 (0.33%) Liferay
8 1 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) nginx
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.33%) Mingle
2 2 (0.33%) MS Office
2 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.32%) Trello
2 12 (1.99%) SaaS
3 8 (1.33%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.50%) GitHub
4 3 (0.50%) IaaS
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.16%) Internet
2 2 (0.33%) Broadband
3 1 (0.17%) Skype
3 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.15%) MySQL
2 14 (2.32%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.99%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.66%) Big Data
4 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.00%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.33%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.17%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.17%) QlikView
9 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 109 (18.08%) JIRA
2 17 (2.82%) JIRA Agile
3 15 (2.49%) Maven
4 14 (2.32%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.83%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.83%) Selenium
7 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.50%) JBehave
9 2 (0.33%) Ant
9 2 (0.33%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.33%) Subversion
9 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.17%) JUnit
10 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 107 (17.74%) Finance
2 25 (4.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.32%) Banking
4 14 (2.32%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.32%) Publishing
5 13 (2.16%) Marketing
6 12 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.82%) Games
8 8 (1.33%) Automotive
9 6 (1.00%) Military
10 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.50%) iGaming
11 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.13%) .NET
2 42 (6.97%) Velocity
3 27 (4.48%) Web Services
4 24 (3.98%) HTML
5 20 (3.32%) Gherkin
6 19 (3.15%) CSS
7 18 (2.99%) Spring
8 15 (2.49%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.99%) LAMP
10 10 (1.66%) Struts
11 9 (1.49%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.49%) jQuery
12 8 (1.33%) CSS3
12 8 (1.33%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.33%) HTML5
13 7 (1.16%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.16%) Node.js
14 6 (1.00%) Apache Camel
14 6 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.79%) User Experience
2 32 (5.31%) Minimum Viable Product
3 29 (4.81%) Virtual Team
4 20 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.32%) Fintech
5 16 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.32%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.32%) iPad
7 12 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.99%) Wiki
8 5 (0.83%) IPTV
8 5 (0.83%) Video on Demand
9 4 (0.66%) Social Media
10 3 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.50%) PMI
11 2 (0.33%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.17%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.17%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.17%) e-Health
12 1 (0.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.48%) Apple iOS
2 18 (2.99%) Linux
3 9 (1.49%) Android
4 7 (1.16%) Windows
5 5 (0.83%) Unix
6 3 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (100.00%) Scrum
2 570 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (34.99%) Kanban
4 131 (21.72%) Coaching
4 131 (21.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 124 (20.56%) TDD
6 113 (18.74%) Project Management
7 81 (13.43%) SDLC
8 80 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (11.94%) User Stories
10 69 (11.44%) Waterfall
11 59 (9.78%) BDD
11 59 (9.78%) Mentoring
12 55 (9.12%) Software Engineering
13 52 (8.62%) DevOps
14 41 (6.80%) Software Delivery
15 33 (5.47%) Line Management
15 33 (5.47%) Product Management
16 32 (5.31%) E-Commerce
17 31 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (17.08%) Java
2 44 (7.30%) C#
3 33 (5.47%) PHP
4 26 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.98%) SQL
6 21 (3.48%) C
6 21 (3.48%) Perl
7 15 (2.49%) Python
8 12 (1.99%) C++
9 11 (1.82%) Ruby
10 8 (1.33%) Scala
11 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 43 (7.13%) Degree
2 28 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.00%) PMP
4 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.50%) APMG
5 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) APMP
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.14%) QA
2 15 (2.49%) PMO
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (3.98%) Oracle
2 23 (3.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.48%) Atlassian
4 13 (2.16%) CA Agile Central
5 10 (1.66%) IBM
6 7 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.00%) VMware
8 4 (0.66%) SAP
9 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.50%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.33%) Adobe
10 2 (0.33%) Aquila
10 2 (0.33%) FatWire
10 2 (0.33%) Google
10 2 (0.33%) Kony
11 1 (0.17%) Informatica
11 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.17%) Netezza
11 1 (0.17%) PayPal
11 1 (0.17%) Teradata
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum pro rata, 25 Days Holiday, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Travel Allowance a
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £88,000 per annum Including Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago