The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum Master
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 70 87
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 5 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.76% 2.58% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.78% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 631 862 1110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.48% 92.49% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 473 713 847
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Bedfordshire

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Bedfordshire

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Luton +3 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Scrum Master
East of England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (20.00%) PMO
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Trello
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) CA Agile Central