The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Scrum Master
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 112 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.89% 0.067% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.069% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
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 Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1178 1450 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.46% 97.25% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1133 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Cambridge

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Cambridge

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridge region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (73.33%) Coaching
2 11 (73.33%) Workflow
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (20.00%) Confluence
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Python

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) Coaching
2 11 (73.33%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian