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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 579 634 608
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 319 337 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 259 289 363
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 £42,550 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +50 292 £57,500 - 49
London +31 139 £65,000 +1.96% 21
South East +76 49 £52,500 -12.50% 8
North West +6 33 £45,000 - 7
East of England +44 32 £65,000 +31.31% 3
Manchester +14 31 £45,000 - 6
Scotland +29 21 £55,000 +6.79% 3
Hampshire +15 20 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire -7 18 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Glasgow +35 17 £55,000 - 1
City of London +24 12 £75,000 -4.76% 8
West Yorkshire -6 12 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Altrincham - 12 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Luton - 10 £67,500 -
Bedfordshire - 10 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire +11 9 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Surrey +13 8 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Leeds -10 8 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Canary Wharf - 8 £77,500 -
Oxfordshire +41 7 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Southampton +9 7 £59,750 -6.27% 1
Berkshire +49 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Kent +20 6 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Watford - 6 £75,000 - 1
South West +14 5 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Cambridge +12 5 £45,000 +20.00%
South Wales -2 5 £46,500 +8.13%
Cardiff -2 5 £46,500 +8.13%

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 678 (100.00%) Scrum
2 632 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (30.24%) Kanban
4 129 (19.03%) TDD
5 128 (18.88%) JIRA
6 125 (18.44%) Project Management
7 118 (17.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 115 (16.96%) Coaching
9 110 (16.22%) SDLC
10 101 (14.90%) Finance
11 99 (14.60%) Waterfall
12 79 (11.65%) User Stories
13 72 (10.62%) Java
14 67 (9.88%) Mentoring
15 66 (9.73%) BDD
16 62 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (9.00%) .NET
18 60 (8.85%) Confluence
19 54 (7.96%) C#
20 53 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
20 53 (7.82%) Retail
21 52 (7.67%) Velocity
22 48 (7.08%) E-Commerce
23 45 (6.64%) User Experience
23 45 (6.64%) Software Delivery
24 42 (6.19%) Degree
24 42 (6.19%) Software Engineering
25 39 (5.75%) QA
26 37 (5.46%) Microsoft
27 36 (5.31%) Product Management

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 60 (8.85%) Confluence
2 22 (3.24%) CMS
3 15 (2.21%) JBoss
4 11 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.33%) Apache
6 4 (0.59%) IIS
7 3 (0.44%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.29%) Mingle
3 2 (0.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.65%) Basecamp
2 14 (2.06%) SaaS
3 10 (1.47%) Trello
4 3 (0.44%) IaaS
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.44%) PaaS
5 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.15%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.62%) MySQL
3 7 (1.03%) Big Data
3 7 (1.03%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 6 (0.88%) QlikView
5 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.29%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.15%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.15%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.15%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 128 (18.88%) JIRA
2 17 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.62%) JIRA Agile
3 11 (1.62%) Maven
3 11 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.59%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.44%) git-flow
6 3 (0.44%) Selenium
6 3 (0.44%) Subversion
7 2 (0.29%) Ant
7 2 (0.29%) JBehave
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.15%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.15%) Grunt
8 1 (0.15%) webpack
General
1 101 (14.90%) Finance
2 53 (7.82%) Retail
3 26 (3.83%) Banking
3 26 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.51%) Games
5 16 (2.36%) Marketing
6 15 (2.21%) Publishing
7 11 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.33%) Law
9 6 (0.88%) Advertising
10 5 (0.74%) iGaming
11 4 (0.59%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 3 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.29%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) Front Office
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Military
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (9.00%) .NET
2 52 (7.67%) Velocity
3 27 (3.98%) HTML
4 24 (3.54%) ASP.NET
4 24 (3.54%) Web Services
5 15 (2.21%) CSS
5 15 (2.21%) Gherkin
6 14 (2.06%) XML
7 11 (1.62%) Spring
8 9 (1.33%) HTML5
9 8 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (1.18%) LAMP
9 8 (1.18%) RESTful
10 6 (0.88%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.88%) Struts
11 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (0.74%) CSS3
12 4 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.64%) User Experience
2 33 (4.87%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.10%) Minimum Viable Product
5 19 (2.80%) Fintech
6 16 (2.36%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.77%) iPad
8 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.33%) Wiki
10 7 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.74%) IPTV
11 5 (0.74%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.59%) Social Media
13 2 (0.29%) FMCG
13 2 (0.29%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.29%) PMI
14 1 (0.15%) EPoS
14 1 (0.15%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.51%) Apple iOS
2 9 (1.33%) Android
2 9 (1.33%) Linux
3 3 (0.44%) Windows
4 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (100.00%) Scrum
2 632 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (30.24%) Kanban
4 129 (19.03%) TDD
5 125 (18.44%) Project Management
6 118 (17.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 115 (16.96%) Coaching
8 110 (16.22%) SDLC
9 99 (14.60%) Waterfall
10 79 (11.65%) User Stories
11 67 (9.88%) Mentoring
12 66 (9.73%) BDD
13 62 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 48 (7.08%) E-Commerce
16 45 (6.64%) Software Delivery
17 42 (6.19%) Software Engineering
18 36 (5.31%) Product Management
19 35 (5.16%) Line Management
20 29 (4.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 72 (10.62%) Java
2 54 (7.96%) C#
3 29 (4.28%) JavaScript
3 29 (4.28%) PHP
4 27 (3.98%) SQL
5 15 (2.21%) C
6 12 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.33%) Perl
8 7 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.74%) C++
9 5 (0.74%) Ruby
9 5 (0.74%) Scala
9 5 (0.74%) VB
10 4 (0.59%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.44%) Python
12 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.15%) Lua
12 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (6.19%) Degree
2 26 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.03%) DV Cleared
3 7 (1.03%) PMP
4 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) APMP
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
1 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (5.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.36%) Oracle
3 15 (2.21%) Atlassian
4 13 (1.92%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (0.88%) IBM
6 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.29%) Google
7 2 (0.29%) Informatica
7 2 (0.29%) Kony
7 2 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.29%) Netezza
7 2 (0.29%) Sun
7 2 (0.29%) Tableau
7 2 (0.29%) Teradata
8 1 (0.15%) Aquila
8 1 (0.15%) Facebook
8 1 (0.15%) Splunk
8 1 (0.15%) Twilio
8 1 (0.15%) Twitter
8 1 (0.15%) VMware
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £85000 per day + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
InsightSoftware.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago