Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £54,300 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Scrum Master
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 225 239
Rank change year-on-year +31 +14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 28 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.53% 0.22% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.23% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 3
Scotland median annual salary £54,300 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% +29.41% -30.89%
10th Percentile £47,350 £48,800 £32,684
90th Percentile £58,448 £58,000 £60,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -4.35%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4995 5542 6052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.02% 95.60% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3125 3327 3823
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Scotland

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Scotland

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +35 14 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +2 12 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Scrum Master
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Scotland region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 12 (42.86%) Java
5 10 (35.71%) JBoss
5 10 (35.71%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) JIRA
5 10 (35.71%) Gherkin
5 10 (35.71%) User Experience
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Coaching
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.71%) Tableau
11 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 3 (10.71%) Netezza
11 3 (10.71%) Teradata
11 3 (10.71%) Information Management
11 3 (10.71%) SAS
11 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (10.71%) Informatica
11 3 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (35.71%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Gherkin
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Laravel
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Symfony
2 1 (3.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Coaching
5 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Information Management
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.14%) ATDD
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Informatica
2 3 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (10.71%) Netezza
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
Edinburgh
OHO Group Scotland
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago