The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 196 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 21 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
ScrumMaster
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5201 5215 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.75% 95.44% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4316 4323 4441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ScrumMaster
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the West Midlands region.

ScrumMaster Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ScrumMaster
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

ScrumMaster Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ScrumMaster
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +20 7 £60,000 +41.17%
Warwickshire - 6 £39,500 - 1
Shropshire - 5 £55,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 - 2
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 34 (100.00%) Scrum
2 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Coaching
4 12 (35.29%) Software Delivery
5 10 (29.41%) C#
6 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
6 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (23.53%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (17.65%) Line Management
9 6 (17.65%) TDD
9 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) QA
10 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.71%) OOD
10 5 (14.71%) SOA
10 5 (14.71%) OO
11 4 (11.76%) Finance
11 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Degree
12 2 (5.88%) Release Management
12 2 (5.88%) DevOps
12 2 (5.88%) Kanban
12 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 2 (5.88%) PMI

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
2 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Coaching
3 12 (35.29%) Software Delivery
4 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Line Management
7 5 (14.71%) Web Development
7 5 (14.71%) OOD
7 5 (14.71%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) OO
8 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago