The table below looks at the statistics for the Scrum Master role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum Master in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 213 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 43 55 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.77% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.78% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 47
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Scrum Master
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Scrum Master Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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
West Yorkshire -2 41 £48,750 -5.33% 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Scrum
1 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Software Delivery
3 30 (43.48%) Finance
4 16 (23.19%) Project Management
5 14 (20.29%) User Stories
6 12 (17.39%) Kanban
7 10 (14.49%) Games
8 8 (11.59%) Progress
8 8 (11.59%) Feature Driven Development
8 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.14%) BDD
9 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.14%) TDD
9 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.70%) SDLC
11 5 (7.25%) Process Improvement
11 5 (7.25%) Java
12 4 (5.80%) Internet
12 4 (5.80%) JIRA
12 4 (5.80%) Velocity
12 4 (5.80%) RIA
12 4 (5.80%) Coaching
12 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.35%) SQL
13 3 (4.35%) CSS
13 3 (4.35%) HTML
14 2 (2.90%) J2EE

Scrum Master
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Velocity
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.90%) J2EE
3 2 (2.90%) jQuery
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) Spring
3 2 (2.90%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) RIA
3 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 69 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (44.93%) Software Delivery
3 16 (23.19%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) User Stories
5 12 (17.39%) Kanban
6 8 (11.59%) Feature Driven Development
7 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.14%) BDD
7 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
8 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.70%) SDLC
9 5 (7.25%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.80%) Coaching
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (2.90%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (2.90%) IT Audit
11 2 (2.90%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) Java
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.45%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Progress
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft