The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Scrum Master
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 166 175
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 10 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.31% +28.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2598 3209 3575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.01% 97.51% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2600 2969
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Northamptonshire +6 4 £57,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire +2 1 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Velocity
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 5 (38.46%) Procedural Programming
4 5 (38.46%) Line Management
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) OOD
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
6 2 (15.38%) iPad
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) User Experience
7 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) DSDM
7 1 (7.69%) Java

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Velocity
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) Line Management
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Procedural Programming
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
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