The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ScrumMaster in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 589 580 662
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 358 314 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 288 267 218
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the UK.

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in the UK

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in the UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -29 321 £55,000 -12.00% 29
London -98 158 £62,500 -3.84% 11
South East +51 87 £57,500 -11.53% 8
Yorkshire -8 48 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Leeds +6 43 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Yorkshire -2 43 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Surrey +31 35 £55,000 -15.38% 3
City of London -20 28 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Berkshire +10 18 £66,000 +1.53% 2
Hampshire +8 14 £60,000 +41.17%
North Yorkshire -13 14 £46,250 -2.63%
East Sussex - 14 £45,000 - 2
Brighton - 14 £45,000 - 1
Harrogate -8 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Reigate - 13 £57,500 -
Basingstoke - 12 £60,000 -
Scotland -12 11 £60,750 +42.94% 1
South West -12 11 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Wales - 11 £55,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 10 £62,500 - 2
Bristol +3 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Edinburgh -17 8 £60,750 +42.94% 1
East of England -20 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
West Wales - 7 £60,000 - 2
Swansea - 7 £60,000 - 2
Slough +3 6 £71,250 -5.00%
North West +2 6 £40,500 -19.00% 1
Woking -2 5 £65,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £35,000 -
Middlesex +6 4 - -

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title.

1 696 (100.00%) Scrum
2 448 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (22.56%) Project Management
4 139 (19.97%) TDD
5 135 (19.40%) Finance
6 110 (15.80%) Velocity
7 97 (13.94%) Kanban
8 94 (13.51%) Java
9 88 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (12.07%) .NET
11 77 (11.06%) E-Commerce
12 74 (10.63%) Waterfall
13 65 (9.34%) Web Development
13 65 (9.34%) Degree
14 64 (9.20%) BDD
15 63 (9.05%) Marketing
16 61 (8.76%) Project Planning
17 60 (8.62%) C#
17 60 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 55 (7.90%) Games
19 53 (7.61%) Banking
20 49 (7.04%) Agile Project Management
21 47 (6.75%) Software Engineering
22 43 (6.18%) Telecoms
23 41 (5.89%) Digital Marketing
23 41 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
24 38 (5.46%) PRINCE2
25 35 (5.03%) JIRA
26 34 (4.89%) Retail
27 33 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.72%) Drupal
3 4 (0.57%) CMS
3 4 (0.57%) Apache
3 4 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (0.57%) Umbraco
4 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.86%) MS Project
1 6 (0.86%) Mingle
2 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.45%) Internet
2 9 (1.29%) Broadband
3 8 (1.15%) SMTP
4 5 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.30%) NoSQL
2 19 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.72%) RavenDB
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.14%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (5.03%) JIRA
3 10 (1.44%) Subversion
4 8 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.15%) MSBuild
5 6 (0.86%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.43%) Maven
7 3 (0.43%) JUnit
7 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.29%) Build Forge
8 2 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.29%) Behat
8 2 (0.29%) Redmine
9 1 (0.14%) PhoneGap
9 1 (0.14%) Selenium
9 1 (0.14%) NUnit
9 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 135 (19.40%) Finance
2 63 (9.05%) Marketing
3 55 (7.90%) Games
4 53 (7.61%) Banking
5 43 (6.18%) Telecoms
6 34 (4.89%) Retail
7 13 (1.87%) Publishing
8 12 (1.72%) Online Betting
9 7 (1.01%) Advertising
9 7 (1.01%) Law
10 6 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.57%) Legal
12 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (15.80%) Velocity
2 84 (12.07%) .NET
3 32 (4.60%) ASP.NET
4 20 (2.87%) WCF
4 20 (2.87%) HTML
5 17 (2.44%) NHibernate
5 17 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 17 (2.44%) Web Services
5 17 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (2.30%) JSP
7 13 (1.87%) CSS
7 13 (1.87%) Spring
8 12 (1.72%) REST
9 11 (1.58%) SOAP
10 10 (1.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.15%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.31%) Computer Science
2 27 (3.88%) Open Source
3 21 (3.02%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.44%) Online Games
5 10 (1.44%) Social Media
5 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.01%) New Media
7 7 (1.01%) Social Network
8 6 (0.86%) Statistics
8 6 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.72%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.57%) STB
10 4 (0.57%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.43%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.29%) DTV
12 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.44%) Linux
2 7 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 7 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (100.00%) Scrum
2 448 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (22.56%) Project Management
4 139 (19.97%) TDD
5 97 (13.94%) Kanban
6 88 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (11.06%) E-Commerce
8 74 (10.63%) Waterfall
9 65 (9.34%) Web Development
10 64 (9.20%) BDD
11 61 (8.76%) Project Planning
12 60 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (7.04%) Agile Project Management
14 47 (6.75%) Software Engineering
15 41 (5.89%) Digital Marketing
16 38 (5.46%) PRINCE2
17 33 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (4.60%) Online Marketing
19 31 (4.45%) OO
19 31 (4.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 94 (13.51%) Java
2 60 (8.62%) C#
3 27 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (2.87%) SQL
5 9 (1.29%) C++
6 6 (0.86%) PL/SQL
6 6 (0.86%) Scala
7 4 (0.57%) PHP
8 2 (0.29%) Python
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
9 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.14%) Perl
9 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 65 (9.34%) Degree
2 21 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (0.72%) PMP
5 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.31%) QA
2 12 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.86%) ISO 9002
4 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 25 (3.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.16%) Oracle
3 14 (2.01%) Siebel
4 7 (1.01%) Google
5 6 (0.86%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.57%) Intel
6 4 (0.57%) SAP
6 4 (0.57%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.43%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.29%) Niku
8 2 (0.29%) Progress
8 2 (0.29%) Sybase
8 2 (0.29%) Capita
8 2 (0.29%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.14%) Teradata
9 1 (0.14%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.14%) IBM
9 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
London
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum Excellent market rate + bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
48 Chiswell Street, London, EC1Y 4XX
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hudl
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago