Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Scrum Master
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 246 332
Rank change year-on-year +16 +86 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 28 54 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.62% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.65% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 5
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -6.38%
10th Percentile £43,500 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,625 £71,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6070 8285 10645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.65% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 6492 8466
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Scrum Master in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Berkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Berkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Berkshire

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 15 £47,500 -13.64%
Maidenhead +30 8 £55,000 -
Ascot - 4 £48,750 -
Newbury -17 3 £47,500 -6.86%
Slough +4 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Scrum Master
South East

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Berkshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) JIRA
3 15 (53.57%) Confluence
4 7 (25.00%) Big Data
4 7 (25.00%) User Stories
4 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
6 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 5 (17.86%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) Military
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.14%) Java
9 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 2 (7.14%) Fintech
9 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
9 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (7.14%) Logistics
9 2 (7.14%) Time Management
9 2 (7.14%) Kanban
9 2 (7.14%) Cloud Native
9 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
9 2 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 2 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 1 (3.57%) Creative Thinking
10 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working

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

Application Platforms
1 15 (53.57%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) User Stories
4 6 (21.43%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Coaching
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) Logistics
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
9 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (3.57%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google