The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 233 214
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 20 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 15
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% +3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in the West Midlands

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in the West Midlands

Scrum Master
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham +20 11 £55,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Shropshire +1 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Scrum
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Coaching
4 17 (42.50%) E-Commerce
5 15 (37.50%) SOA
5 15 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 6 (15.00%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) SDLC
8 4 (10.00%) User Experience
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.50%) Degree
9 3 (7.50%) SAP
9 3 (7.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) B2B
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) Kanban
9 3 (7.50%) Scala
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (7.50%) Line Management
10 2 (5.00%) QA
10 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.00%) .NET
10 2 (5.00%) Finance
10 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.50%) JIRA
11 1 (2.50%) Retail
11 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
11 1 (2.50%) Change Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Scrum
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Coaching
4 17 (42.50%) E-Commerce
5 15 (37.50%) SOA
5 15 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.50%) B2B
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Kanban
8 3 (7.50%) Line Management
8 3 (7.50%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.50%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.50%) Change Management
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) SAP
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