The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
UK / England
Rank 567 633 619
Rank change year-on-year +66 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 277 304 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 220 246 277
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in England

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in England

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in England

Scrum Master
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +54 127 £62,500 - 22
South East +81 42 £55,000 -8.33% 3
North West +8 27 £52,205 +30.51% 3
Yorkshire +30 24 £60,000 +9.09% 5
East of England +11 24 £52,500 -26.31% 1
West Midlands +29 21 £50,000 -11.11% 4
South West +4 11 £51,250 +2.50% 7
East Midlands +3 3 £43,750 -20.45%
North East +4 1 £37,500 - 2
Scrum Master
UK

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 562 (100.00%) Scrum
2 538 (95.73%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (35.41%) Kanban
4 137 (24.38%) Coaching
5 131 (23.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 113 (20.11%) Finance
7 108 (19.22%) Project Management
8 96 (17.08%) TDD
9 86 (15.30%) Java
10 77 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (13.52%) SDLC
12 74 (13.17%) JIRA
13 71 (12.63%) User Stories
14 63 (11.21%) Mentoring
15 62 (11.03%) Waterfall
16 59 (10.50%) BDD
17 57 (10.14%) DevOps
18 51 (9.07%) Software Engineering
19 42 (7.47%) Software Delivery
20 41 (7.30%) Degree
21 39 (6.94%) E-Commerce
22 37 (6.58%) Velocity
23 36 (6.41%) C#
24 35 (6.23%) .NET
25 34 (6.05%) Confluence
25 34 (6.05%) Product Management
26 33 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
26 33 (5.87%) Minimum Viable Product
26 33 (5.87%) Line Management
27 30 (5.34%) PHP

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 34 (6.05%) Confluence
2 13 (2.31%) Apache
3 9 (1.60%) CMS
3 9 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.07%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.36%) JBoss
7 2 (0.36%) Liferay
8 1 (0.18%) IIS
8 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.07%) MS Excel
1 6 (1.07%) MS Office
2 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) Mingle
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) BASE24
1 1 (0.18%) Postilion
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.31%) Trello
2 6 (1.07%) GitHub
3 5 (0.89%) SaaS
4 3 (0.53%) IaaS
4 3 (0.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.18%) iTunes
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.14%) Internet
2 2 (0.36%) Broadband
2 2 (0.36%) Skype
3 1 (0.18%) ATM
3 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.38%) MySQL
2 10 (1.78%) Oracle Database
2 10 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (1.60%) Big Data
4 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.25%) RDBMS
4 7 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.07%) Apache Hive
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.36%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.18%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.18%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.18%) QlikView
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 74 (13.17%) JIRA
2 17 (3.02%) JIRA Agile
3 15 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.96%) Maven
5 10 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.60%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.71%) CA Flowdock
7 4 (0.71%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.53%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.36%) Selenium
9 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.18%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.18%) Grunt
10 1 (0.18%) JBehave
10 1 (0.18%) JUnit
10 1 (0.18%) VersionOne
10 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 113 (20.11%) Finance
2 22 (3.91%) Retail
3 17 (3.02%) Banking
4 16 (2.85%) Financial Institution
4 16 (2.85%) Games
4 16 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.31%) Marketing
6 12 (2.14%) Automotive
7 9 (1.60%) Publishing
8 7 (1.25%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.07%) Military
10 5 (0.89%) Legal
11 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Advertising
12 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.36%) Back Office
14 1 (0.18%) Electronics
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.58%) Velocity
2 35 (6.23%) .NET
3 19 (3.38%) HTML
4 17 (3.02%) CSS
5 16 (2.85%) Spring
6 12 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.14%) LAMP
7 11 (1.96%) Node.js
8 10 (1.78%) Struts
9 9 (1.60%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.42%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.42%) jQuery
11 7 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (1.07%) Apache Camel
12 6 (1.07%) CSS3
12 6 (1.07%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.07%) HTML5
12 6 (1.07%) Java EE
12 6 (1.07%) JSON
12 6 (1.07%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.87%) Minimum Viable Product
2 28 (4.98%) Virtual Team
3 23 (4.09%) User Experience
4 22 (3.91%) Fintech
5 20 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.14%) Wiki
8 11 (1.96%) iPad
8 11 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.71%) IPTV
10 4 (0.71%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.36%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.36%) Equities
12 2 (0.36%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.36%) Social Media
12 2 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.09%) Linux
2 19 (3.38%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.78%) Unix
3 10 (1.78%) Windows
4 7 (1.25%) Android
4 7 (1.25%) Solaris
5 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (100.00%) Scrum
2 538 (95.73%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (35.41%) Kanban
4 137 (24.38%) Coaching
5 131 (23.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 108 (19.22%) Project Management
7 96 (17.08%) TDD
8 77 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (13.52%) SDLC
10 71 (12.63%) User Stories
11 63 (11.21%) Mentoring
12 62 (11.03%) Waterfall
13 59 (10.50%) BDD
14 57 (10.14%) DevOps
15 51 (9.07%) Software Engineering
16 42 (7.47%) Software Delivery
17 39 (6.94%) E-Commerce
18 34 (6.05%) Product Management
19 33 (5.87%) Line Management
19 33 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (15.30%) Java
2 36 (6.41%) C#
3 30 (5.34%) PHP
4 25 (4.45%) Perl
5 24 (4.27%) C
6 22 (3.91%) JavaScript
7 20 (3.56%) SQL
8 19 (3.38%) C++
9 18 (3.20%) Python
10 16 (2.85%) Ruby
11 8 (1.42%) Scala
12 5 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.53%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.18%) Go
15 1 (0.18%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 41 (7.30%) Degree
2 8 (1.42%) PMI Certification
2 8 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.25%) APMG
3 7 (1.25%) PMP
4 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) APMP
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.98%) QA
2 19 (3.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.07%) Hyper-V
1 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Ansible
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (4.27%) Oracle
2 21 (3.74%) Atlassian
3 15 (2.67%) CA Agile Central
4 10 (1.78%) IBM
5 7 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.07%) VMware
7 5 (0.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (0.71%) SAP
8 4 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.53%) Google
10 2 (0.36%) Adobe
10 2 (0.36%) Aquila
10 2 (0.36%) FatWire
10 2 (0.36%) Kony
11 1 (0.18%) DocuSign
11 1 (0.18%) Facebook
11 1 (0.18%) PayPal
11 1 (0.18%) Splunk
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benerfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience and location.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000,000 to 52,000 + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Contact Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,999 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago