The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £54,300 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 88 100
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.45% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.49% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £54,300 £55,000 £32,466
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% +69.41%  
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 Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1058 1235 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.49% 93.42% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 681 832 784
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Edinburgh

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Edinburgh

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) JBehave
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) SOA

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JBehave
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) XMPP
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter
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