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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
UK
Rank 547 633 596
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 314 321 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 252 280 324
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
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 £69,500 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +61 286 £55,000 -4.34% 46
London +43 137 £62,500 - 21
South East +63 44 £53,750 -6.52% 8
North West +17 37 £47,500 - 10
Manchester +7 35 £47,500 - 9
Yorkshire +3 24 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Scotland +26 22 £55,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +6 21 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England +31 18 £65,000 +20.37% 2
Hampshire +19 18 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Glasgow +34 16 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Leeds -6 16 £45,000 -5.26%
City of London +34 13 £75,000 +25.00% 6
West Midlands -11 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Altrincham - 11 £45,000 - 2
Kent +18 9 £52,500 +10.52%
South West +9 9 £47,500 -9.52%
Surrey +38 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Southampton +16 7 £59,750 +3.91% 2
Somerset - 7 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -1 6 £50,550 -7.24%
Luton - 5 £67,500 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Berkshire +47 4 £77,500 +40.90% 2
Hertfordshire +10 4 £75,000 -25.00%
Telford -6 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Shropshire -11 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Watford - 4 £75,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Maidstone - 4 £50,000 -

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 631 (100.00%) Scrum
2 586 (92.87%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (32.96%) Kanban
4 127 (20.13%) TDD
5 124 (19.65%) JIRA
6 122 (19.33%) Coaching
7 118 (18.70%) Project Management
8 116 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 99 (15.69%) Finance
10 91 (14.42%) SDLC
11 86 (13.63%) Java
12 83 (13.15%) Waterfall
13 75 (11.89%) User Stories
14 69 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
15 61 (9.67%) Mentoring
16 57 (9.03%) BDD
17 54 (8.56%) Confluence
18 52 (8.24%) Velocity
19 51 (8.08%) User Experience
20 50 (7.92%) .NET
21 49 (7.77%) Software Engineering
22 45 (7.13%) Retail
22 45 (7.13%) C#
23 42 (6.66%) DevOps
23 42 (6.66%) Software Delivery
24 40 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
24 40 (6.34%) Degree
25 38 (6.02%) Product Management
25 38 (6.02%) E-Commerce
26 36 (5.71%) QA

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 54 (8.56%) Confluence
2 23 (3.65%) CMS
2 23 (3.65%) JBoss
3 14 (2.22%) Apache
4 13 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.48%) Drupal
6 3 (0.48%) IIS
6 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Liferay
7 2 (0.32%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Mingle
2 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.38%) Basecamp
2 13 (2.06%) Trello
3 10 (1.58%) SaaS
4 3 (0.48%) IaaS
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.48%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.16%) iTunes
6 1 (0.16%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.06%) Internet
2 2 (0.32%) Broadband
3 1 (0.16%) Skype
3 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.85%) MySQL
2 16 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.43%) Big Data
5 8 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.63%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.32%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.32%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.16%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 124 (19.65%) JIRA
2 16 (2.54%) JIRA Agile
3 15 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.06%) Maven
5 12 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.79%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.63%) Selenium
9 3 (0.48%) JBehave
10 2 (0.32%) Ant
10 2 (0.32%) Subversion
11 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.16%) Grunt
11 1 (0.16%) JUnit
11 1 (0.16%) webpack
General
1 99 (15.69%) Finance
2 45 (7.13%) Retail
3 25 (3.96%) Banking
4 16 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.38%) Publishing
6 14 (2.22%) Marketing
7 12 (1.90%) Games
8 5 (0.79%) iGaming
9 4 (0.63%) Automotive
9 4 (0.63%) Law
9 4 (0.63%) Military
9 4 (0.63%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.48%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.32%) Advertising
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
11 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.24%) Velocity
2 50 (7.92%) .NET
3 30 (4.75%) Web Services
4 23 (3.65%) HTML
5 21 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 18 (2.85%) CSS
7 17 (2.69%) ASP.NET
8 15 (2.38%) Spring
9 12 (1.90%) LAMP
10 9 (1.43%) XML
11 8 (1.27%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.27%) jQuery
12 7 (1.11%) Struts
13 6 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.95%) CSS3
13 6 (0.95%) Hibernate
13 6 (0.95%) HTML5
14 5 (0.79%) Apache Camel
14 5 (0.79%) Node.js
14 5 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.08%) User Experience
2 33 (5.23%) Minimum Viable Product
3 25 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.80%) Virtual Team
5 21 (3.33%) Fintech
6 17 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.22%) iPad
8 13 (2.06%) Wiki
9 10 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.79%) IPTV
10 5 (0.79%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.63%) PMI
11 4 (0.63%) Social Media
11 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.32%) FMCG
13 2 (0.32%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 14 (2.22%) Linux
3 9 (1.43%) Android
4 4 (0.63%) Windows
5 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (100.00%) Scrum
2 586 (92.87%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (32.96%) Kanban
4 127 (20.13%) TDD
5 122 (19.33%) Coaching
6 118 (18.70%) Project Management
7 116 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 91 (14.42%) SDLC
9 83 (13.15%) Waterfall
10 75 (11.89%) User Stories
11 69 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
12 61 (9.67%) Mentoring
13 57 (9.03%) BDD
14 49 (7.77%) Software Engineering
15 42 (6.66%) DevOps
15 42 (6.66%) Software Delivery
16 40 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (6.02%) E-Commerce
17 38 (6.02%) Product Management
18 32 (5.07%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (13.63%) Java
2 45 (7.13%) C#
3 32 (5.07%) PHP
4 25 (3.96%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.80%) SQL
6 16 (2.54%) Perl
7 12 (1.90%) C
8 8 (1.27%) Scala
9 7 (1.11%) Ruby
10 6 (0.95%) Python
11 5 (0.79%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.16%) Lua
13 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (6.34%) Degree
2 30 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.63%) PMP
4 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) APMP
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (4.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.17%) Oracle
3 19 (3.01%) Atlassian
4 13 (2.06%) CA Agile Central
5 7 (1.11%) IBM
6 6 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.63%) VMware
8 3 (0.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.32%) Adobe
9 2 (0.32%) Aquila
9 2 (0.32%) FatWire
9 2 (0.32%) Informatica
9 2 (0.32%) Kony
9 2 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.32%) Netezza
9 2 (0.32%) Tableau
9 2 (0.32%) Teradata
10 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.16%) Splunk
10 1 (0.16%) Twilio
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Pension +Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Travel Allowance a
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000-£50,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £54547 per annum + plus ben's
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago