The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 65 75
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £47,218
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 Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 431 479 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.57% 96.57% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 394 419 479
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Tyne and Wear

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Tyne and Wear

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 1 £37,500 -
Scrum Master
North East

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared