Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 181 -
Rank change year-on-year +40 - +196
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 14 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 0
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3354 4416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2512 3513
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,925 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Reading

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Reading

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Reading

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) Confluence
4 7 (50.00%) Big Data
4 7 (50.00%) Virtual Team
5 6 (42.86%) User Stories
6 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
6 5 (35.71%) Open Source
7 4 (28.57%) Military
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
9 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
10 1 (7.14%) BDD
10 1 (7.14%) ATDD
10 1 (7.14%) DevOps
10 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 1 (7.14%) Coaching
10 1 (7.14%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) Games
10 1 (7.14%) TDD
10 1 (7.14%) Logistics
10 1 (7.14%) Google
10 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (7.14%) ATDD
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) DevOps
8 1 (7.14%) Logistics
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google