The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 610 586 599
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 305 378 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 268 315 244
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 287 £55,000 -8.33% 44
London -4 151 £57,500 -11.53% 20
South East -14 49 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Surrey +27 27 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -3 19 £47,500 - 2
City of London +25 18 £61,500 -12.14% 5
West Midlands +6 17 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Reigate +29 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South West -14 14 £45,000 -26.82% 4
Wales -1 12 £43,000 -28.33%
West Yorkshire -8 12 £47,500 -3.06%
South Wales - 12 £43,000 -
North Yorkshire +5 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Harrogate -5 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Leeds -9 10 £45,000 -8.16%
Cardiff - 10 £41,000 -
Nottinghamshire +6 9 £40,000 -
East Midlands +4 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Gloucestershire - 9 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 9 £42,500 -
East of England +3 8 £52,500 -16.00% 4
Hampshire -26 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Worcester - 8 £40,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 8 £40,000 - 2
Nottingham -1 7 £40,000 -
North West -7 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 7 £47,500 +35.71%
North East -19 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Tyne and Wear -20 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Birmingham -2 6 £60,000 +20.00%

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 660 (100.00%) Scrum
2 620 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (28.33%) Coaching
4 159 (24.09%) Project Management
5 158 (23.94%) .NET
6 140 (21.21%) Finance
7 138 (20.91%) TDD
8 125 (18.94%) Kanban
9 118 (17.88%) E-Commerce
10 94 (14.24%) C#
11 93 (14.09%) Software Delivery
12 88 (13.33%) Mentoring
13 87 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
14 86 (13.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 77 (11.67%) Java
16 74 (11.21%) Microsoft
17 69 (10.45%) BDD
18 68 (10.30%) Velocity
19 67 (10.15%) SDLC
20 62 (9.39%) User Stories
21 53 (8.03%) JIRA
22 49 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
23 48 (7.27%) Degree
23 48 (7.27%) Automated Testing
24 46 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
25 43 (6.52%) SQL Server
25 43 (6.52%) Line Management
26 37 (5.61%) QA
27 35 (5.30%) Web Development
28 34 (5.15%) JavaScript

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (2.73%) CMS
2 14 (2.12%) Umbraco
3 12 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (1.06%) Confluence
5 6 (0.91%) Node.js
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.52%) Mingle
3 8 (1.21%) MS Project
4 6 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.06%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.33%) SaaS
2 10 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.21%) GitHub
4 3 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.76%) MVNO
2 4 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.67%) Big Data
3 8 (1.21%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.61%) MySQL
5 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Hive
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.45%) HBase
6 3 (0.45%) Pentaho
6 3 (0.45%) DataStage
6 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.15%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 53 (8.03%) JIRA
2 49 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.06%) Maven
5 6 (0.91%) NUnit
5 6 (0.91%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.76%) JMeter
7 4 (0.61%) NetBeans
7 4 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.61%) Subversion
8 3 (0.45%) Hudson
8 3 (0.45%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.45%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.15%) PEAR
General
1 140 (21.21%) Finance
2 25 (3.79%) Publishing
2 25 (3.79%) Games
3 24 (3.64%) Retail
4 23 (3.48%) Banking
5 18 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.58%) Marketing
7 10 (1.52%) Advertising
8 9 (1.36%) Law
9 5 (0.76%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
10 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (23.94%) .NET
2 68 (10.30%) Velocity
3 33 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (3.94%) HTML
4 26 (3.94%) HTML5
5 23 (3.48%) Web Services
6 19 (2.88%) AngularJS
7 17 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (2.58%) .NET Framework
8 16 (2.42%) J2EE
9 14 (2.12%) Java EE
10 10 (1.52%) WinForms
11 9 (1.36%) Spring
12 8 (1.21%) RESTful
13 6 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (0.91%) CSS
14 5 (0.76%) CSS3
15 4 (0.61%) WCF
15 4 (0.61%) STL
15 4 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.33%) User Experience
4 17 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 11 (1.67%) IPTV
6 7 (1.06%) iPad
7 6 (0.91%) Video on Demand
7 6 (0.91%) Social Media
7 6 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (0.76%) PMI
8 5 (0.76%) Online Games
8 5 (0.76%) Telematics
8 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.45%) DTV
10 3 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.45%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.12%) Windows
1 14 (2.12%) Android
1 14 (2.12%) Apple iOS
2 11 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (100.00%) Scrum
2 620 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (28.33%) Coaching
4 159 (24.09%) Project Management
5 138 (20.91%) TDD
6 125 (18.94%) Kanban
7 118 (17.88%) E-Commerce
8 93 (14.09%) Software Delivery
9 88 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 87 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (13.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 69 (10.45%) BDD
13 67 (10.15%) SDLC
14 62 (9.39%) User Stories
15 48 (7.27%) Automated Testing
16 46 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 43 (6.52%) Line Management
18 35 (5.30%) Web Development
19 33 (5.00%) MVC
20 30 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 94 (14.24%) C#
2 77 (11.67%) Java
3 34 (5.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (1.97%) SQL
5 12 (1.82%) C
6 8 (1.21%) C++
7 6 (0.91%) Scala
8 4 (0.61%) Ruby
8 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.61%) VC++
8 4 (0.61%) PHP
9 3 (0.45%) Python
10 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.15%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.15%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 48 (7.27%) Degree
2 8 (1.21%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.45%) PMP
4 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.61%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) Puppet
1 3 (0.45%) Oozie
2 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 74 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.27%) Oracle
3 12 (1.82%) Progress
3 12 (1.82%) IBM
4 11 (1.67%) SAP
5 8 (1.21%) ATG
6 7 (1.06%) hybris
6 7 (1.06%) Demandware
7 5 (0.76%) Cognizant
7 5 (0.76%) Ab Initio
8 4 (0.61%) Informatica
8 4 (0.61%) OpenText
8 4 (0.61%) Pega
9 3 (0.45%) Talend
9 3 (0.45%) RainStor
9 3 (0.45%) Teradata
9 3 (0.45%) Google
9 3 (0.45%) Netezza
10 2 (0.30%) Adobe
10 2 (0.30%) WorldPay
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 8% pension, 25 holiday, training,
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
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