Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scrum Master was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 317 305
Rank change year-on-year +47 -12 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Scrum Master 44 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 62
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £56,250 £54,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum Master in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum Master in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire +33 26 £57,000 +26.67% 4
North Yorkshire - 13 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire +19 5 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Scrum Master
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Scrum
2 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 10 (22.73%) User Stories
5 8 (18.18%) BDD
5 8 (18.18%) TDD
6 7 (15.91%) DevOps
6 7 (15.91%) Kanban
7 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
7 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
7 6 (13.64%) Selenium
7 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
7 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
7 6 (13.64%) ISEB
7 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Banking
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
8 5 (11.36%) C#
8 5 (11.36%) Java
8 5 (11.36%) Coaching
8 5 (11.36%) Velocity
8 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.36%) Project Governance
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.09%) Project Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Selenium
1 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Scrum
2 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) User Stories
4 8 (18.18%) BDD
4 8 (18.18%) TDD
5 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 7 (15.91%) Kanban
6 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
6 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Coaching
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) Project Governance
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
7 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) C#
1 5 (11.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) ISEB
1 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Google
1 1 (2.27%) HP
1 1 (2.27%) OpenText