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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 606 661 670
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 341 296 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 263 258 285
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
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 £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +78 316 £60,000 +9.09% 32
London +24 137 £65,000 +8.33% 16
East of England +87 66 £65,000 +23.80% 3
South East +21 46 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Hertfordshire +44 34 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Bedfordshire - 22 £55,000 -
South West +4 20 £51,000 +13.33% 1
North West +34 17 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Manchester +18 17 £45,000 -43.75% 1
City of London +52 16 £66,250 -11.66% 5
Rickmansworth - 16 £70,000 - 1
Hampshire +15 14 £55,000 - 3
West Sussex +1 13 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +9 12 £45,000 - 2
Kent +4 11 £62,500 +16.27%
Wales +4 11 £44,000 +7.31% 1
Luton - 11 £55,000 -
Leeds +14 10 £45,000 -10.00%
West Yorkshire +11 10 £45,000 -14.69%
West Midlands -15 10 £55,000 +22.22% 3
South Wales -2 9 £45,500 +10.97% 1
Worthing - 9 £62,500 -
East Midlands +3 8 £52,500 +31.25%
Watford +20 7 £75,000 +30.43%
Wiltshire +7 7 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Swindon +2 7 £50,500 +17.44%
West Malling -14 7 £62,500 +16.27%
Port Talbot - 7 £42,500 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 7 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +8 6 £51,000 -11.30% 1

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 641 (100.00%) Scrum
2 619 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (23.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 150 (23.40%) Kanban
5 137 (21.37%) Coaching
6 130 (20.28%) TDD
7 121 (18.88%) Project Management
8 114 (17.78%) Finance
9 96 (14.98%) SDLC
10 95 (14.82%) Mentoring
10 95 (14.82%) User Stories
11 93 (14.51%) JIRA
12 84 (13.10%) Velocity
12 84 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (12.01%) BDD
14 74 (11.54%) Java
15 71 (11.08%) E-Commerce
16 66 (10.30%) Line Management
17 64 (9.98%) .NET
18 55 (8.58%) C#
19 51 (7.96%) Retail
20 47 (7.33%) Software Delivery
21 46 (7.18%) Waterfall
22 45 (7.02%) Microsoft
23 40 (6.24%) Games
23 40 (6.24%) DevOps
24 38 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
24 38 (5.93%) Banking
24 38 (5.93%) Degree
25 36 (5.62%) JavaScript

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 15 (2.34%) CMS
2 11 (1.72%) Confluence
3 8 (1.25%) JBoss
4 6 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.94%) Node.js
4 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.78%) IIS
6 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.18%) MS Project
3 11 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.94%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Endur
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.59%) SaaS
2 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.47%) GitHub
4 2 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.34%) Internet
2 3 (0.47%) Skype
3 1 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.40%) Big Data
4 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (0.78%) MySQL
7 4 (0.62%) MariaDB
7 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.47%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 93 (14.51%) JIRA
2 20 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.18%) JIRA Agile
4 11 (1.72%) Selenium
5 8 (1.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.78%) HP UFT
6 5 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.47%) Bower
7 3 (0.47%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.47%) Grunt
7 3 (0.47%) gulp
7 3 (0.47%) JBehave
7 3 (0.47%) Maven
7 3 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.31%) Subversion
8 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 114 (17.78%) Finance
2 51 (7.96%) Retail
3 40 (6.24%) Games
4 38 (5.93%) Banking
5 33 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.34%) Law
7 14 (2.18%) Marketing
8 8 (1.25%) Back Office
9 7 (1.09%) Electronics
9 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.09%) Publishing
10 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (13.10%) Velocity
2 64 (9.98%) .NET
3 30 (4.68%) ASP.NET
3 30 (4.68%) HTML
4 22 (3.43%) Web Services
5 21 (3.28%) HTML5
6 19 (2.96%) CSS
7 17 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.72%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.72%) Hibernate
9 11 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (1.56%) jQuery
11 8 (1.25%) Ajax
11 8 (1.25%) EJB
11 8 (1.25%) Gherkin
11 8 (1.25%) J2EE
11 8 (1.25%) REST
12 7 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (1.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.68%) User Experience
2 29 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.12%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.50%) PMI
6 12 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.40%) Fintech
9 7 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
10 6 (0.94%) Life Science
11 5 (0.78%) Blog
11 5 (0.78%) Cybercrime
11 5 (0.78%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.78%) Social Media
12 4 (0.62%) iPad
12 4 (0.62%) RIA
13 3 (0.47%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.87%) Apple iOS
2 7 (1.09%) Windows
3 6 (0.94%) Android
4 2 (0.31%) Linux
4 2 (0.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (100.00%) Scrum
2 619 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (23.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 150 (23.40%) Kanban
5 137 (21.37%) Coaching
6 130 (20.28%) TDD
7 121 (18.88%) Project Management
8 96 (14.98%) SDLC
9 95 (14.82%) Mentoring
9 95 (14.82%) User Stories
10 84 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (12.01%) BDD
12 71 (11.08%) E-Commerce
13 66 (10.30%) Line Management
14 47 (7.33%) Software Delivery
15 46 (7.18%) Waterfall
16 40 (6.24%) DevOps
17 38 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (5.62%) Agile Project Management
19 33 (5.15%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (11.54%) Java
2 55 (8.58%) C#
3 36 (5.62%) JavaScript
4 32 (4.99%) SQL
5 7 (1.09%) Ruby
5 7 (1.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.94%) Python
7 4 (0.62%) F#
8 3 (0.47%) C++
8 3 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.16%) VB
9 1 (0.16%) VB6
9 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (5.93%) Degree
2 23 (3.59%) PMI Certification
3 14 (2.18%) PMP
4 12 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.47%) APMG
5 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) CCA
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) Puppet
2 4 (0.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.62%) Kibana
2 4 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.62%) WSUS
3 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 45 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.15%) Oracle
3 20 (3.12%) SAP
4 17 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.50%) Rally
6 8 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.09%) Progress
8 6 (0.94%) Virgin Media
9 5 (0.78%) Google
10 4 (0.62%) Informatica
11 2 (0.31%) Adobe
12 1 (0.16%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.16%) Citrix
12 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.16%) IBM
12 1 (0.16%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.16%) OpenLink
12 1 (0.16%) Teradata
12 1 (0.16%) VMware
12 1 (0.16%) Yahoo!
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Volt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus healthcare pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus healthcare pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Salary: excellent salary & benefit package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago