The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
London / City of London
Rank 211 257 301
Rank change year-on-year +46 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 8 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 13
Median salary £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £49,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,250 £75,000
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4808 6716 9658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.97% 95.56% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 6000 8224
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in the City of London

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in the City of London

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in the City of London

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Maven
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Struts
4 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) PMO
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) JIRA
7 3 (15.00%) Games
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Confluence
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Android
8 2 (10.00%) V-Model
8 2 (10.00%) Product Management
8 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) Computer Science

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (5.00%) JBehave
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
1 6 (30.00%) Struts
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
1 2 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) V-Model
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) APMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience and location.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 13 days ago