The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 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 of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 202 280
Rank change year-on-year -39 +78  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 14 59 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.88% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.91% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 53 9
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% -  

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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5954 6475 7992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.27% 96.20% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5500 6591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in the East of England

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in the East of England

Scrum Master
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cambridgeshire +1 12 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Bedfordshire -1 1 - -
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
Scrum Master
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Scrum
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Kanban
2 20 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (52.63%) Coaching
3 13 (34.21%) SDLC
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) Workflow
5 11 (28.95%) Java
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
5 11 (28.95%) JIRA
6 8 (21.05%) CA Agile Central
6 8 (21.05%) C++
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (18.42%) Release Management
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (18.42%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) Velocity
8 6 (15.79%) Progress
9 5 (13.16%) Line Management
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) CA Flowdock
10 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (7.89%) Finance
11 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.89%) Python

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Trello
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.53%) CA Flowdock
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (100.00%) Scrum
2 20 (52.63%) Coaching
2 20 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (52.63%) Kanban
3 13 (34.21%) SDLC
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) Workflow
6 7 (18.42%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (18.42%) Release Management
7 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (13.16%) Line Management
9 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
10 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (7.89%) Product Management
10 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) C++
3 3 (7.89%) C
3 3 (7.89%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (15.79%) Progress
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago