The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
England / West Midlands
Rank 185 211 219
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 17 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.42% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.44% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 4
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%

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
4506 5729 4913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.58% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 4736 4215
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Scrum Master Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Scrum Master
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Shropshire -9 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Birmingham - 5 £50,000 -
Solihull - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire +6 1 - -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Scrum
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Coaching
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) Scala
5 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Retail
6 4 (13.79%) SOA
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Degree
7 3 (10.34%) JIRA
7 3 (10.34%) B2B
7 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) User Experience
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) .NET
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) Coaching
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 3 (10.34%) B2B
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Scala
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP