The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 603 680
Rank change year-on-year +42 +77  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 314 322 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 273 256 250
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 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 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 June 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 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
London +63 188 £60,000 -7.69% 33
South East +41 47 £55,500 +5.71% 6
Yorkshire +29 22 £60,000 +33.33% 7
West Midlands +22 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England -39 14 £57,500 - 2
North West -42 11 £52,205 +14.73% 4
East Midlands +29 10 £55,000 +7.31%
South West -14 3 £52,500 +2.94% 8
Scrum Master
UK

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 England region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 591 (100.00%) Scrum
2 579 (97.97%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (36.38%) Kanban
4 167 (28.26%) Coaching
5 136 (23.01%) Continuous Improvement
6 133 (22.50%) Finance
7 117 (19.80%) TDD
8 97 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (16.07%) Project Management
10 88 (14.89%) User Stories
11 87 (14.72%) JIRA
12 77 (13.03%) SDLC
13 68 (11.51%) Test Automation
14 65 (11.00%) BDD
14 65 (11.00%) Java
15 63 (10.66%) DevOps
16 61 (10.32%) Velocity
17 57 (9.64%) C#
18 50 (8.46%) E-Commerce
19 48 (8.12%) Waterfall
20 45 (7.61%) Mentoring
20 45 (7.61%) .NET
20 45 (7.61%) QA
20 45 (7.61%) Software Engineering
21 39 (6.60%) ATDD
22 37 (6.26%) JavaScript
23 35 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
24 34 (5.75%) Games
24 34 (5.75%) Software Delivery
25 33 (5.58%) Confluence

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 33 (5.58%) Confluence
2 24 (4.06%) CMS
3 13 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.68%) Apache
5 4 (0.68%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.34%) IIS
6 2 (0.34%) nginx
6 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.34%) SAS
6 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) Liferay
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) BASE24
1 7 (1.18%) Postilion
2 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.17%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.55%) GitHub
2 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.51%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.18%) ATM
3 5 (0.85%) Wireless
4 2 (0.34%) Broadband
4 2 (0.34%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.38%) Big Data
2 14 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.03%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.86%) MySQL
5 7 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.34%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.34%) DB2
9 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.17%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.17%) Mixpanel
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 87 (14.72%) JIRA
2 26 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.89%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.52%) NUnit
5 7 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.85%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (0.85%) Maven
7 4 (0.68%) CA Flowdock
8 3 (0.51%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.34%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.34%) Grunt
9 2 (0.34%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.34%) Selenium
9 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.17%) Geb
10 1 (0.17%) Gradle
10 1 (0.17%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.17%) Spock
General
1 133 (22.50%) Finance
2 34 (5.75%) Games
3 26 (4.40%) Retail
4 23 (3.89%) Banking
5 20 (3.38%) Marketing
6 17 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.54%) Automotive
8 14 (2.37%) Aerospace
9 13 (2.20%) Publishing
10 9 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.52%) Legal
11 6 (1.02%) Military
12 5 (0.85%) Advertising
12 5 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.17%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) French Language
16 1 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.32%) Velocity
2 45 (7.61%) .NET
3 31 (5.25%) HTML
4 29 (4.91%) CSS
5 22 (3.72%) .NET Framework
6 21 (3.55%) ASP.NET
7 19 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (3.05%) Entity Framework
9 17 (2.88%) Node.js
10 11 (1.86%) Spring
11 8 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.35%) jQuery
12 7 (1.18%) HTML5
12 7 (1.18%) J2EE
13 6 (1.02%) CSS3
13 6 (1.02%) Java EE
13 6 (1.02%) REST
14 5 (0.85%) Hibernate
14 5 (0.85%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (5.08%) User Experience
2 25 (4.23%) Fintech
3 24 (4.06%) Virtual Team
4 13 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.52%) Equities
5 9 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.35%) Minimum Viable Product
7 7 (1.18%) EFT
7 7 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.18%) Social Media
8 6 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.02%) iPad
9 5 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (0.85%) Tandem
10 4 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.34%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.38%) Linux
2 18 (3.05%) Unix
3 14 (2.37%) Solaris
3 14 (2.37%) Windows
4 9 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (100.00%) Scrum
2 579 (97.97%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (36.38%) Kanban
4 167 (28.26%) Coaching
5 136 (23.01%) Continuous Improvement
6 117 (19.80%) TDD
7 97 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (16.07%) Project Management
9 88 (14.89%) User Stories
10 77 (13.03%) SDLC
11 68 (11.51%) Test Automation
12 65 (11.00%) BDD
13 63 (10.66%) DevOps
14 50 (8.46%) E-Commerce
15 48 (8.12%) Waterfall
16 45 (7.61%) Mentoring
16 45 (7.61%) Software Engineering
17 39 (6.60%) ATDD
18 35 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 34 (5.75%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.00%) Java
2 57 (9.64%) C#
3 37 (6.26%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.41%) SQL
5 26 (4.40%) C
6 24 (4.06%) C++
7 23 (3.89%) Python
8 20 (3.38%) Perl
8 20 (3.38%) Ruby
9 18 (3.05%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.86%) PHP
11 6 (1.02%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.02%) Embedded C++
11 6 (1.02%) Scala
12 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.17%) Go
13 1 (0.17%) Groovy
13 1 (0.17%) Haskell
13 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (5.41%) Degree
2 15 (2.54%) PMI Certification
3 14 (2.37%) APMG
3 14 (2.37%) PMP
4 7 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) APMP
8 1 (0.17%) CBAP
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.61%) QA
2 13 (2.20%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Ansible
1 3 (0.51%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (2.71%) Oracle
2 14 (2.37%) Red Hat
3 13 (2.20%) CA Agile Central
3 13 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.52%) Google
6 7 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.02%) Progress
8 5 (0.85%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.68%) Cadence
9 4 (0.68%) IBM
9 4 (0.68%) SAP
9 4 (0.68%) VMware
10 3 (0.51%) Tableau
11 2 (0.34%) Adobe
11 2 (0.34%) Informatica
11 2 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.34%) Netezza
11 2 (0.34%) Teradata
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £95000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please Contact for Details
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for further details
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits listed
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago