Period
to 16 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £59,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum Master
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 233 242
Rank change year-on-year +30 +9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 17 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.34% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 30
Leeds median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +29.41% -10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £44,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £57,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +23.53% -10.53%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4802 5677 6680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.03% 97.80% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4058 4706 5286
Leeds median annual salary £44,512 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.28% -1.84% +1.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Leeds

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Leeds

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Leeds

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Leeds region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Project Governance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
2 5 (29.41%) Velocity
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.88%) Retail

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Project Governance
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning