The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 172 187
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 8 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.51% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.52% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Median salary £52,500 £45,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -43.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% +3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4102 3444 3245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.15% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3510 2959 2708
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Manchester

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Manchester

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Manchester

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
Salford - 2 £52,205 -
Scrum Master
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) SDLC
2 10 (33.33%) Kanban
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Coaching
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Velocity
5 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (13.33%) Middleware
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) MySQL
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Military
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 4 (13.33%) C

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Military
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Velocity
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) Java EE
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
2 10 (33.33%) Kanban
2 10 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (26.67%) Coaching
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) C
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Aquila
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook