The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 91 106
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.82% 0.42% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.44% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £52,500 £53,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% -  
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 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 1157 1139 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.88% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 713 653 843
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
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 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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) PMI
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) Teradata
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (7.69%) Spring
7 1 (7.69%) Maven
7 1 (7.69%) XMPP
7 1 (7.69%) Netezza
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (7.69%) Symfony
7 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) JBehave
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Laravel
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Symfony
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
1 1 (7.69%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (7.69%) Informatica
1 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (7.69%) Netezza
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) Teradata
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago