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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 582 647 631
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 358 325 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 296 290 313
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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +60 327 £57,500 +4.54% 37
London +42 177 £65,000 +8.33% 20
South East +40 58 £55,000 -8.33% 5
East of England +57 39 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Berkshire +32 26 £55,000 -4.34% 2
City of London +67 25 £65,000 -13.33% 2
South West +34 24 £51,000 +16.57% 1
Wales +15 21 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Hampshire +15 16 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 15 £57,500 - 1
North West +32 14 £49,000 -24.61% 2
Manchester +13 14 £49,000 -38.75% 2
South Wales +10 13 £46,000 +6.97% 1
Bristol +31 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hertfordshire +31 12 £68,750 +19.56%
Gloucestershire +7 12 £51,000 +16.57%
Gloucester - 11 £51,000 -
Norwich - 8 £57,500 -
West Wales - 8 £40,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 8 £46,250 -
Norfolk - 8 £57,500 -
Port Talbot - 8 £46,250 -
Swansea - 8 £40,500 -
Reading +20 7 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Yorkshire +15 7 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +17 6 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Edinburgh +11 6 £53,000 -
Scotland +7 6 £53,000 - 1
Southampton +1 6 £47,500 -32.14%
Buckinghamshire +26 5 £52,500 +21.38% 1

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 714 (100.00%) Scrum
2 684 (95.80%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (23.53%) Kanban
4 150 (21.01%) Coaching
5 148 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 133 (18.63%) TDD
7 127 (17.79%) SDLC
8 116 (16.25%) Project Management
9 112 (15.69%) Finance
10 109 (15.27%) JIRA
11 106 (14.85%) User Stories
12 96 (13.45%) BDD
12 96 (13.45%) Mentoring
13 88 (12.32%) E-Commerce
14 85 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
15 84 (11.76%) Velocity
16 82 (11.48%) Java
17 81 (11.34%) Waterfall
18 74 (10.36%) Line Management
19 69 (9.66%) .NET
20 59 (8.26%) Retail
21 58 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
22 56 (7.84%) C#
23 47 (6.58%) Microsoft
24 46 (6.44%) Degree
25 44 (6.16%) Software Delivery
26 43 (6.02%) DevOps
27 41 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
28 40 (5.60%) Oracle
29 38 (5.32%) Analytical Skills

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 27 (3.78%) Confluence
2 17 (2.38%) CMS
3 8 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.56%) IIS
6 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 35 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.10%) MS Project
3 12 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.98%) MS Office
4 7 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Endur
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.06%) SaaS
2 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.42%) GitHub
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.14%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.42%) Skype
3 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.12%) Big Data
5 7 (0.98%) QlikView
5 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.14%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.14%) MySQL
11 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.14%) RethinkDB
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 109 (15.27%) JIRA
2 19 (2.66%) JIRA Agile
2 19 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.26%) Selenium
4 8 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.70%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.56%) Grunt
7 4 (0.56%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.42%) Bower
8 3 (0.42%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.42%) git-flow
8 3 (0.42%) gulp
8 3 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.28%) Maven
9 2 (0.28%) Subversion
10 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.14%) JBehave
10 1 (0.14%) webpack
General
1 112 (15.69%) Finance
2 59 (8.26%) Retail
3 36 (5.04%) Games
4 31 (4.34%) Banking
5 28 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.38%) Law
7 15 (2.10%) Marketing
8 8 (1.12%) Back Office
8 8 (1.12%) Publishing
9 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.42%) Electronics
11 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) Front Office
12 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (11.76%) Velocity
2 69 (9.66%) .NET
3 33 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.20%) HTML
5 19 (2.66%) HTML5
6 14 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (1.96%) XML
7 12 (1.68%) CSS
7 12 (1.68%) Web Services
8 11 (1.54%) Hibernate
9 10 (1.40%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.40%) AngularJS
9 10 (1.40%) RESTful
10 9 (1.26%) EJB
10 9 (1.26%) jQuery
11 8 (1.12%) Ajax
11 8 (1.12%) J2EE
11 8 (1.12%) REST
12 6 (0.84%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.62%) Virtual Team
3 29 (4.06%) User Experience
4 25 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (3.22%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.96%) PMI
7 12 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.40%) Fintech
10 9 (1.26%) Minimum Viable Product
11 6 (0.84%) Social Media
12 5 (0.70%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.56%) Blog
13 4 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.56%) iPad
14 3 (0.42%) Derivative
14 3 (0.42%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.28%) Cyberthreat
15 2 (0.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.40%) Apple iOS
2 7 (0.98%) Android
3 6 (0.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (100.00%) Scrum
2 684 (95.80%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (23.53%) Kanban
4 150 (21.01%) Coaching
5 148 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 133 (18.63%) TDD
7 127 (17.79%) SDLC
8 116 (16.25%) Project Management
9 106 (14.85%) User Stories
10 96 (13.45%) BDD
10 96 (13.45%) Mentoring
11 88 (12.32%) E-Commerce
12 85 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (11.34%) Waterfall
14 74 (10.36%) Line Management
15 58 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 44 (6.16%) Software Delivery
17 43 (6.02%) DevOps
18 41 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
19 37 (5.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 82 (11.48%) Java
2 56 (7.84%) C#
3 37 (5.18%) JavaScript
4 36 (5.04%) SQL
5 14 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.26%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.12%) VB
8 7 (0.98%) PHP
9 6 (0.84%) C
9 6 (0.84%) Ruby
10 4 (0.56%) C++
10 4 (0.56%) F#
11 2 (0.28%) Python
12 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.14%) VB6
12 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (6.44%) Degree
2 20 (2.80%) PMP
3 17 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 17 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) APMG
6 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) CCA
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.70%) Puppet
2 4 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.56%) Kibana
2 4 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.60%) Oracle
3 18 (2.52%) SAP
4 15 (2.10%) Rally
5 10 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.98%) Google
7 5 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.56%) Informatica
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe
9 2 (0.28%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.28%) Sun
10 1 (0.14%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.14%) Citrix
10 1 (0.14%) Facebook
10 1 (0.14%) IBM
10 1 (0.14%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.14%) Teradata
10 1 (0.14%) Virgin Media
10 1 (0.14%) VMware
10 1 (0.14%) Yahoo!
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Equity
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £52,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + full benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago