Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 121 154
Rank change year-on-year +1 +33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 28 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.21% 0.79% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.82% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 4
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Scrum Master in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Glasgow

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Glasgow

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Glasgow

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
5 7 (25.00%) JBoss
5 7 (25.00%) JIRA
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) User Experience
7 5 (17.86%) Conflict Management
7 5 (17.86%) Presales
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
8 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) ATDD
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Mingle

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) Conflict Management
6 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 5 (17.86%) Presales
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.29%) ATDD
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) VMware