Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Terraform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Terraform over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 51 127
Rank change year-on-year +8 +76 +110
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 7,001 2,239 3,380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.35% 5.03% 2.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.87% 30.08% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,619 1,858 2,601
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £93,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%

Terraform is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 18,989 7,443 16,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.21% 16.72% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12,133 6,228 12,847
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £58,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.76% +5.45%
75th Percentile £87,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in England

Terraform
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Terraform in England.

Salary trend for Terraform in England

Terraform
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Terraform in England

Terraform
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
London +3 4,004 £82,500 +13.79% 634
North of England +27 1,178 £60,000 +9.09% 222
South East +18 755 £66,000 +8.20% 103
North West +47 614 £62,500 +13.21% 119
Midlands +35 516 £65,000 +13.04% 78
Yorkshire +10 476 £60,000 +4.35% 73
West Midlands +13 393 £67,500 +12.50% 58
South West -12 291 £60,000 +9.09% 62
East Midlands +26 123 £65,000 +30.00% 20
East of England -65 105 £65,000 +20.93% 75
North East +18 89 £49,000 +3.16% 30
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 4,803 (68.60%) DevOps
2 4,688 (66.96%) AWS
3 3,925 (56.06%) Docker
4 3,814 (54.48%) Kubernetes
5 3,016 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2,946 (42.08%) Azure
7 2,705 (38.64%) Python
8 2,685 (38.35%) Infrastructure as Code
9 2,174 (31.05%) Ansible
10 1,918 (27.40%) Jenkins
11 1,845 (26.35%) Java
12 1,828 (26.11%) Linux
13 1,682 (24.03%) Software Engineering
14 1,672 (23.88%) GCP
15 1,469 (20.98%) Serverless
16 1,421 (20.30%) JavaScript
17 1,418 (20.25%) Finance
18 1,381 (19.73%) Microservices
19 1,238 (17.68%) AWS CloudFormation
20 1,218 (17.40%) React
21 1,167 (16.67%) Social Skills
22 1,132 (16.17%) Puppet
23 1,115 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
24 1,098 (15.68%) Go
25 1,081 (15.44%) SQL
26 1,079 (15.41%) PowerShell
27 1,060 (15.14%) Bash Shell
28 1,055 (15.07%) Git (software)
29 994 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
30 924 (13.20%) Node.js

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 234 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
2 217 (3.10%) Apache Spark
3 146 (2.09%) Apache Airflow
4 135 (1.93%) Apache
5 127 (1.81%) Confluence
6 93 (1.33%) nginx
7 78 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
8 67 (0.96%) IIS
9 51 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 37 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 29 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 20 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.23%) JBoss
13 16 (0.23%) MS Exchange
14 13 (0.19%) Ethereum
15 12 (0.17%) Apache Pulsar
15 12 (0.17%) Camunda
16 11 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (0.14%) NServiceBus
17 10 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (0.27%) Sketch
3 14 (0.20%) InVision
4 10 (0.14%) Figma
4 10 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.071%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.071%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.071%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.071%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.014%) Weka
Business Applications
1 23 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
1 23 (0.33%) Sentinel
2 19 (0.27%) Magento
3 16 (0.23%) R3 Corda
3 16 (0.23%) Shopify
4 15 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.100%) Summit
6 5 (0.071%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.014%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.014%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.014%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.014%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.014%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4,688 (66.96%) AWS
2 2,946 (42.08%) Azure
3 1,672 (23.88%) GCP
4 1,469 (20.98%) Serverless
5 1,238 (17.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 762 (10.88%) AWS Lambda
7 618 (8.83%) GitHub
8 506 (7.23%) PaaS
9 494 (7.06%) SaaS
10 484 (6.91%) Amazon ECS
11 453 (6.47%) Amazon S3
12 426 (6.08%) IaaS
13 349 (4.99%) Amazon EC2
14 346 (4.94%) Amazon SQS
15 299 (4.27%) Amazon EKS
16 212 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 200 (2.86%) Datadog
18 185 (2.64%) AWS Step Functions
18 185 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
19 182 (2.60%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 262 (3.74%) Firewall
2 178 (2.54%) DNS
3 162 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 149 (2.13%) HTTP
5 135 (1.93%) VPN
6 116 (1.66%) Network Security
7 62 (0.89%) WAN
8 53 (0.76%) AMQP
8 53 (0.76%) Internet
9 48 (0.69%) LAN
10 40 (0.57%) SSL
11 35 (0.50%) DHCP
12 34 (0.49%) BGP
13 29 (0.41%) Broadband
14 23 (0.33%) IPv4
14 23 (0.33%) SMTP
15 21 (0.30%) IPsec
16 20 (0.29%) VLAN
17 19 (0.27%) OSPF
18 18 (0.26%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 713 (10.18%) PostgreSQL
2 592 (8.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 505 (7.21%) MySQL
4 473 (6.76%) Big Data
5 421 (6.01%) Amazon RDS
6 411 (5.87%) NoSQL
7 335 (4.79%) Redis
8 312 (4.46%) MongoDB
9 246 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 228 (3.26%) SQL Server
11 192 (2.74%) Hadoop
12 160 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
13 135 (1.93%) MariaDB
14 119 (1.70%) Amazon Athena
15 117 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
16 110 (1.57%) Amazon Aurora
17 93 (1.33%) Blockchain
18 87 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
19 86 (1.23%) BigQuery
20 78 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,918 (27.40%) Jenkins
2 1,055 (15.07%) Git (software)
3 591 (8.44%) GitLab
4 355 (5.07%) JIRA
5 280 (4.00%) CircleCI
6 278 (3.97%) TeamCity
7 239 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 227 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 195 (2.79%) Bitbucket
10 143 (2.04%) Selenium
11 136 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 130 (1.86%) Cypress.io
13 120 (1.71%) Artifactory
14 90 (1.29%) Travis CI
15 89 (1.27%) Vagrant
16 84 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
17 81 (1.16%) Maven
18 74 (1.06%) JMeter
19 65 (0.93%) SonarQube
20 63 (0.90%) Gradle
General
1 1,418 (20.25%) Finance
2 1,167 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 322 (4.60%) Banking
4 291 (4.16%) Games
5 269 (3.84%) Retail
6 256 (3.66%) Front Office
7 202 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
8 184 (2.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 175 (2.50%) Marketing
10 174 (2.49%) Law
11 163 (2.33%) Public Sector
12 110 (1.57%) Presentation Skills
13 78 (1.11%) Advertising
14 76 (1.09%) Telecoms
15 72 (1.03%) Manufacturing
16 64 (0.91%) Legal
17 56 (0.80%) Publishing
18 55 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
19 41 (0.59%) Documentation Skills
20 36 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2,316 (33.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 1,267 (18.10%) Developer
3 914 (13.06%) Software Engineer
4 822 (11.74%) AWS Engineer
5 641 (9.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 587 (8.38%) Senior DevOps
7 574 (8.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 535 (7.64%) AWS DevOps
9 511 (7.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 449 (6.41%) Platform Engineer
11 425 (6.07%) Azure Engineer
12 393 (5.61%) Java Developer
13 379 (5.41%) Architect
14 299 (4.27%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 297 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
16 253 (3.61%) Senior Developer
17 249 (3.56%) Site Engineer
18 238 (3.40%) React Developer
19 227 (3.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 224 (3.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,218 (17.40%) React
2 924 (13.20%) Node.js
3 705 (10.07%) Web Services
4 657 (9.38%) .NET
5 632 (9.03%) Spring
6 548 (7.83%) Kafka
7 533 (7.61%) REST
8 502 (7.17%) GraphQL
9 447 (6.38%) AngularJS
10 377 (5.38%) Spring Boot
11 312 (4.46%) .NET Core
12 292 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
13 272 (3.89%) Vue.js
14 271 (3.87%) ARM Templates
15 248 (3.54%) RESTful
16 231 (3.30%) CSS
17 225 (3.21%) Middleware
18 216 (3.09%) Elastic Stack
19 202 (2.89%) Redux
20 176 (2.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 501 (7.16%) Greenfield Project
2 357 (5.10%) User Experience
3 340 (4.86%) Cloud Native
4 315 (4.50%) Public Cloud
5 182 (2.60%) Virtual Team
6 143 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 132 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 125 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 115 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
10 103 (1.47%) Blog
10 103 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
10 103 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
11 99 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
12 98 (1.40%) Mobile App
13 92 (1.31%) Fixed Income
14 89 (1.27%) Private Cloud
15 82 (1.17%) Derivative
16 71 (1.01%) Legacy Systems
17 67 (0.96%) Data Structures
18 65 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1,828 (26.11%) Linux
2 784 (11.20%) Windows
3 289 (4.13%) Unix
4 183 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 94 (1.34%) CentOS
5 94 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 75 (1.07%) Android
8 71 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 40 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
10 37 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (0.50%) Mesosphere
12 28 (0.40%) VMS
13 25 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 25 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 15 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
15 13 (0.19%) Fedora
16 12 (0.17%) CoreOS
16 12 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
17 11 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,803 (68.60%) DevOps
2 3,016 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2,685 (38.35%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1,682 (24.03%) Software Engineering
5 1,381 (19.73%) Microservices
6 1,115 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
7 994 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
8 912 (13.03%) Configuration Management
9 882 (12.60%) Full Stack Development
10 809 (11.56%) Scrum
11 747 (10.67%) TDD
12 701 (10.01%) Open Source
13 649 (9.27%) Analytics
14 643 (9.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 602 (8.60%) Mentoring
16 590 (8.43%) Test Automation
17 506 (7.23%) Fintech
18 484 (6.91%) Deployment Automation
19 420 (6.00%) Coaching
20 419 (5.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,705 (38.64%) Python
2 1,845 (26.35%) Java
3 1,421 (20.30%) JavaScript
4 1,098 (15.68%) Go
5 1,081 (15.44%) SQL
6 1,079 (15.41%) PowerShell
7 1,060 (15.14%) Bash Shell
8 858 (12.26%) TypeScript
9 844 (12.06%) C#
10 716 (10.23%) Ruby
11 364 (5.20%) Scala
12 275 (3.93%) PHP
13 263 (3.76%) Kotlin
14 261 (3.73%) Java 8
15 242 (3.46%) C++
16 196 (2.80%) Groovy
17 125 (1.79%) Perl
18 122 (1.74%) Rust
19 110 (1.57%) Shell Script
20 93 (1.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 581 (8.30%) Security Cleared
2 505 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 432 (6.17%) Degree
4 224 (3.20%) AWS Certification
5 172 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 43 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (0.33%) RHCE
9 19 (0.27%) CCNA
10 17 (0.24%) PhD
11 15 (0.21%) CCNP
11 15 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.21%) RHCSA
12 13 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 11 (0.16%) CISSP
13 11 (0.16%) DBS Check
14 10 (0.14%) MCSE
15 9 (0.13%) Master's Degree
15 9 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (5.17%) QA
2 57 (0.81%) SLA
3 37 (0.53%) GDPR
4 30 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.26%) Accessibility
7 17 (0.24%) PSD2
8 15 (0.21%) NIST
8 15 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.086%) GxP
9 6 (0.086%) ISO 13485
10 5 (0.071%) NCSC
10 5 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.057%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.043%) IASME
12 3 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.029%) DICOM
13 2 (0.029%) PMO
14 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.014%) SOC 2
System Software
1 3,925 (56.06%) Docker
2 203 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 145 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 68 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 35 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 24 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 23 (0.33%) Varnish
9 20 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 19 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (0.20%) LXC
12 13 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.17%) vSphere
14 11 (0.16%) etcd
14 11 (0.16%) XenApp
15 9 (0.13%) KVM
16 8 (0.11%) VMware NSX
16 8 (0.11%) Xen
17 7 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
18 6 (0.086%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3,814 (54.48%) Kubernetes
2 2,174 (31.05%) Ansible
3 1,132 (16.17%) Puppet
4 897 (12.81%) Opscode Chef
5 491 (7.01%) Prometheus
6 485 (6.93%) Grafana
7 167 (2.39%) Packer
8 113 (1.61%) Consul
9 91 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
10 78 (1.11%) Kibana
11 73 (1.04%) Nagios
12 70 (1.00%) Istio
13 56 (0.80%) Salt
14 55 (0.79%) logstash
15 45 (0.64%) Rancher
16 40 (0.57%) ZABBIX
17 37 (0.53%) Graphite
18 36 (0.51%) SCCM
19 34 (0.49%) Automic
20 32 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 712 (10.17%) Google
2 537 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 239 (3.41%) Oracle
4 209 (2.99%) VMware
5 152 (2.17%) Splunk
6 151 (2.16%) SaltStack
7 130 (1.86%) New Relic
8 105 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 75 (1.07%) Cisco
10 70 (1.00%) IBM
11 63 (0.90%) Atlassian
12 49 (0.70%) LexisNexis
13 45 (0.64%) Cloudera
14 42 (0.60%) Hortonworks
14 42 (0.60%) Samsung
15 41 (0.59%) ServiceNow
16 40 (0.57%) Dynatrace
17 38 (0.54%) Databricks
17 38 (0.54%) Facebook
18 35 (0.50%) SAP