The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 407 390
Rank change year-on-year +52 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 41 41 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 57
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

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 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 March 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 March 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 +74 24 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +8 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Kent +19 3 £60,000 -4.00%
Oxfordshire +5 3 £70,000 +42.85%
Berkshire - 3 £77,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £57,500 -
Scrum Master
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 82 (100.00%) Scrum
2 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) Kanban
4 27 (32.93%) Finance
5 20 (24.39%) Coaching
6 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (19.51%) C#
7 15 (18.29%) Project Management
8 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
8 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (15.85%) DevOps
9 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
10 10 (12.20%) Windows
10 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.98%) .NET
12 8 (9.76%) C
12 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
12 8 (9.76%) TDD
12 8 (9.76%) Degree
13 7 (8.54%) SDLC
13 7 (8.54%) Ruby
13 7 (8.54%) PMP
13 7 (8.54%) Aerospace
13 7 (8.54%) Automotive
13 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
13 7 (8.54%) Unix
13 7 (8.54%) C++
13 7 (8.54%) Java
13 7 (8.54%) 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 4 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) IaaS
2 3 (3.66%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.66%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.54%) Automotive
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.88%) Velocity
4 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.22%) Fintech
2 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.22%) PMI
2 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Solaris
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Scrum
2 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) Kanban
4 20 (24.39%) Coaching
5 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (18.29%) Project Management
7 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (15.85%) DevOps
7 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.76%) TDD
10 7 (8.54%) SDLC
11 6 (7.32%) Software Delivery
12 5 (6.10%) Functional Testing
12 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.88%) MVC
13 4 (4.88%) Scrum-ban
13 4 (4.88%) User Stories
13 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) C#
2 8 (9.76%) C
3 7 (8.54%) C++
3 7 (8.54%) Java
3 7 (8.54%) Perl
3 7 (8.54%) Python
3 7 (8.54%) Ruby
4 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
1 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
2 7 (8.54%) APMG
2 7 (8.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
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