The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.84% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 922 1271 1110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.75% 96.95% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 515 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -5.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Glasgow region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) JIRA
3 21 (75.00%) Java
4 20 (71.43%) Web Services
4 20 (71.43%) JBoss
4 20 (71.43%) Gherkin
4 20 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 20 (71.43%) User Experience
4 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (10.71%) Private Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.71%) Finance
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Product Management
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Confluence
9 1 (3.57%) BDD
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
9 1 (3.57%) Test Automation

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 20 (71.43%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) Gherkin
1 20 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
3 20 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (17.86%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Product Management
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
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