The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 376 419
Rank change year-on-year +31 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 49 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 44 75 44
Median salary £56,000 £51,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.80% -11.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £47,725
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £63,250 £66,225
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14110 17860 20459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.64% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51716 74983 82617
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in the South East

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in the South East

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in the South East

Scrum Master
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +48 22 £56,000 +31.76% 5
Berkshire +20 10 £51,250 +0.49% 1
Hampshire +4 6 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 5 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Scrum
2 87 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (57.78%) Finance
4 26 (28.89%) C#
5 23 (25.56%) Kanban
6 22 (24.44%) Project Management
7 19 (21.11%) PRINCE2
7 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
8 17 (18.89%) JIRA
8 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (17.78%) Java
9 16 (17.78%) C
10 15 (16.67%) PMI Certification
10 15 (16.67%) C++
10 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 15 (16.67%) Coaching
11 14 (15.56%) Ruby
11 14 (15.56%) Degree
11 14 (15.56%) APMG
11 14 (15.56%) Aerospace
11 14 (15.56%) Automotive
11 14 (15.56%) Unix
11 14 (15.56%) Windows
11 14 (15.56%) Solaris
11 14 (15.56%) Linux
11 14 (15.56%) Python
11 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
11 14 (15.56%) PMP
11 14 (15.56%) Perl

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (13.33%) Confluence
2 9 (10.00%) CMS
2 9 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) JIRA
2 11 (12.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.00%) NUnit
4 2 (2.22%) VersionOne
5 1 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
General
1 52 (57.78%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 14 (15.56%) Aerospace
3 14 (15.56%) Automotive
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Military
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) jQuery
3 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Virtual Team
2 6 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) PMI
5 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Linux
1 14 (15.56%) Solaris
1 14 (15.56%) Unix
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Android
2 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Scrum
2 87 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.56%) Kanban
4 22 (24.44%) Project Management
5 19 (21.11%) PRINCE2
5 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (16.67%) Coaching
7 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.00%) E-business
10 7 (7.78%) TDD
11 5 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.56%) SDLC
11 5 (5.56%) Time Management
11 5 (5.56%) User Stories
12 4 (4.44%) DevOps
12 4 (4.44%) Open Source
13 3 (3.33%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) C#
2 16 (17.78%) C
2 16 (17.78%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) C++
4 14 (15.56%) Perl
4 14 (15.56%) Python
4 14 (15.56%) Ruby
5 6 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 6 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.22%) SQL
7 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 14 (15.56%) APMG
2 14 (15.56%) Degree
2 14 (15.56%) PMP
3 1 (1.11%) APMP
3 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.22%) BT
5 2 (2.22%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Xamarin
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