Working as Agile Scrum Master in Ontario

Agile Scrum Work in Toronto

Toronto is the capital of Ontario, it covers 630 square kilometers. Population of Toronto is 2,731,571 based on the last census. Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is broader with a population of 5,928,040.

Toronto offers many Scrum and Agile opportunities in media, publishing, telecommunication and information technology in its 140 official neighborhoods as follows:

  • Downtown Core Toronto
  • East End Toronto
  • North End Toronto
  • West End Toronto
  • East York Toronto
  • Etobicoke
  • North York
  • Scarborough
  • York

Scrum Masters in Toronto will generally earn a greater salary (average of 81 735$ according to our study* but well above 100 000$ for experienced Scrum Masters) compared to the Canadian Scrum Master average, however Toronto poses a challenge as it has the highest Cost index in Ontario both based on Rent and Purchasing Power.

*Note: Salary is lower than would be expected for a large city but that is explained by influx of new less-experienced Scrum Masters at a significant lower salary over the last year.

Crime rate is low compared to other larger cities in North America. The Crime Index is 36.70 and Safety Index 63.30 according to Numbeo.com

Agile Scrum Work in Mississauga

Mississauga is a suburb of Toronto and second highest population (721,599) in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). It ranks as the sixth highest population Canadian municipality and is third highest in Ontario.

There are many Agile and Scrum job opportunities in Mississauga as it hosts 60 of the Fortune 500 companies in industries such as pharmaceuticals, finance, electronics, aerospace and transportation.

Scrum Masters in Mississauga will generally have a greater salary (average of 83 437$ according to our study) compared to the Canadian Scrum Master average, as well as a higher local After Tax Salary compared to the average profession 3 530$ and their Rent Costs are 20% less compared to Toronto while benefiting from a local Purchasing Power 30% higher.

The Crime Index is 42.86 and Safety Index 57.14 according to Numbeo.com

Agile Scrum Work in Markham

Markham is 30 kilometres East of Toronto and fourth highest population (328,940) in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). It ranks as the sixteenth highest population Canadian municipality.

There are many Agile and Scrum job opportunities in Markham as the city claims to be “Canada’s Hi-Tech Capital”, but it also hosts some impressive Technology giants such as IBM, Apple, Toshiba as well as TD Banking.

Scrum Masters in Markham will benefit from a competitive salary as well as Rent Costs 19% less compared to Toronto and a 42% stronger local Purchasing Power.

Markham is appreciated for its relatively safe environment with a Crime Index of 19.59 and Safety Index 80.41 according to Numbeo.com

Agile Scrum Work in Ottawa

Canada’s capital is well known for its has a high standard of living and numerous employment opportunities. With a metropolitan population of over a million (1,323,783) it ranks as the fourth largest city in Canada.

Agile and Scrum job opportunities abound in government, telecommunications and software development.

Scrum Masters in Ottawa will tend to have a salary comparable to the Canadian average when hired as a full-time employee, however many choose to be consultants in order to earn well above 100 000$. Beyond the great earning potential, Rent Costs are still reasonably priced compared to Toronto and Vancouver.

Ottawa has a Crime Index of 25.69 and Safety Index 75.31 according to Numbeo.com

Related Agile Scrum roles in Ontario

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Manager Development
  • Mobile Test Engineer
  • Product Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Security Architecture
  • Software Developer
  • Stack Developer

Scrum Master Jobs Market in Ontario

Demand for Scrum Master in Ontario is lead by Toronto with 63% of the Scrum Master postings followed by Mississauga 8%, Ottawa 7%, Markham 5% and other cities in Ontario making up 18% of the Scrum Master and Agile Jobs.

The co-occurence of required Agile skills in relation to leading Scrum activities is 92%.

Getting Agile Scrum Master Certified in Ontario

Agile Scrum Training in Toronto and Etokicoke

KnowledgeHut Canada Inc.
5 Valhalla Inn Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9B 1S9
Etobicoke, Toronto, ON
knowledgehut.com
(469) 442-0620

ScrumMasters Inc.
130 King St W #1800, Toronto, ON M5X 1E3
Toronto, Ontario
scrummasters.com
(416) 505-4756

Agile Scrum Training in Mississauga

IIBS
151 City Centre Dr Suite # 403, Mississauga, ON L5B 1M7
Mississauga, Ontario
iibs.ca
(905) 268-0958

Agile Scrum Training in Ottawa

Agile Pain Relief Consulting
45 Rosenfeld Crescent, Kanata, ON K2K 2L2
Kanata, Ottawa, ON
agilepainrelief.com
1 877-248-8277

Training Listing Invitation for Ontario

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