Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 117 212
Rank change year-on-year +78 +95 +174
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 3,247 3,232 2,391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.76% 2.77% 1.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.40% 21.42% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,251 2,596 2,095
Median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £71,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -8.45% +5.19% +3.85%

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 9,438 15,090 16,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 12.91% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,825 11,731 12,852
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,305 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +0.51% +7.14% +6.67%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +41 1,708 £73,500 -8.13% 368
North of England +77 561 £57,500 - 171
South East +102 361 £60,000 -7.69% 63
Yorkshire +59 272 £57,500 - 52
North West +77 252 £58,500 -2.50% 110
Midlands +130 242 £62,500 +4.17% 39
West Midlands +122 217 £65,000 +13.04% 26
South West +143 212 £52,500 -4.55% 40
East of England +152 102 £60,000 -4.00% 28
North East +29 37 £56,250 +30.81% 9
East Midlands +47 23 £52,500 -28.81% 13
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 2,381 (73.33%) DevOps
2 2,044 (62.95%) AWS
3 1,730 (53.28%) Kubernetes
4 1,580 (48.66%) Docker
5 1,406 (43.30%) Azure
6 1,336 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
7 1,268 (39.05%) Ansible
8 1,245 (38.34%) Python
9 1,170 (36.03%) Linux
10 1,050 (32.34%) Infrastructure as Code
11 887 (27.32%) Jenkins
12 784 (24.15%) Puppet
13 723 (22.27%) Java
14 632 (19.46%) GCP
15 582 (17.92%) Microservices
16 571 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
17 563 (17.34%) Git (software)
18 547 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
19 540 (16.63%) PowerShell
20 522 (16.08%) Configuration Management
21 505 (15.55%) SQL
22 495 (15.24%) JavaScript
23 494 (15.21%) AWS CloudFormation
24 473 (14.57%) Finance
25 468 (14.41%) Software Engineering
25 468 (14.41%) Go
26 465 (14.32%) Bash Shell
27 425 (13.09%) C#
28 373 (11.49%) Windows
29 369 (11.36%) Serverless

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
1 145 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
2 114 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 89 (2.74%) Confluence
4 85 (2.62%) Apache
5 64 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 46 (1.42%) IIS
7 36 (1.11%) OpenStack
8 32 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
8 32 (0.99%) nginx
9 28 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
10 24 (0.74%) SAS
11 15 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.37%) JBoss
13 7 (0.22%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.18%) DNN
14 6 (0.18%) Luigi
14 6 (0.18%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.18%) WordPress
15 5 (0.15%) Drupal
16 4 (0.12%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (0.062%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.031%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 27 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 16 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.46%) R3 Corda
5 9 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
6 5 (0.15%) Magento
7 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.062%) Shopify
8 1 (0.031%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.031%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2,044 (62.95%) AWS
2 1,406 (43.30%) Azure
3 632 (19.46%) GCP
4 494 (15.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 369 (11.36%) Serverless
6 287 (8.84%) PaaS
7 256 (7.88%) GitHub
8 246 (7.58%) SaaS
9 216 (6.65%) AWS Lambda
10 214 (6.59%) Amazon EKS
10 214 (6.59%) IaaS
11 156 (4.80%) Amazon ECS
12 143 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 136 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
14 120 (3.70%) Amazon S3
15 107 (3.30%) Datadog
16 97 (2.99%) OpenShift
17 92 (2.83%) Pulumi
18 91 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 83 (2.56%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 147 (4.53%) Firewall
2 119 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 118 (3.63%) DNS
4 61 (1.88%) VPN
5 56 (1.72%) HTTP
6 52 (1.60%) Internet
7 50 (1.54%) Network Security
8 26 (0.80%) HTTPS
9 25 (0.77%) WAN
10 21 (0.65%) FTP
11 19 (0.59%) IPv4
12 18 (0.55%) LAN
13 16 (0.49%) AMQP
13 16 (0.49%) DHCP
13 16 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (0.49%) IPv6
13 16 (0.49%) OSPF
14 15 (0.46%) SSH
15 14 (0.43%) SMTP
16 13 (0.40%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
2 225 (6.93%) SQL Server
3 136 (4.19%) NoSQL
4 126 (3.88%) MySQL
5 119 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 114 (3.51%) Big Data
7 112 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 105 (3.23%) Redis
9 85 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
9 85 (2.62%) Cosmos DB
10 70 (2.16%) Relational Database
11 66 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 63 (1.94%) Hadoop
13 55 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
14 47 (1.45%) MariaDB
15 39 (1.20%) BigQuery
16 38 (1.17%) Data Lake
17 33 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (0.86%) Amazon Athena
19 26 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 887 (27.32%) Jenkins
2 563 (17.34%) Git (software)
3 292 (8.99%) GitLab
4 188 (5.79%) JIRA
5 144 (4.43%) Bitbucket
6 122 (3.76%) TeamCity
7 113 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 92 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 85 (2.62%) Artifactory
10 77 (2.37%) CircleCI
10 77 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 66 (2.03%) Maven
12 65 (2.00%) Gradle
13 58 (1.79%) IntelliJ
14 49 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
15 47 (1.45%) Cucumber
16 46 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
17 43 (1.32%) Vagrant
18 41 (1.26%) Selenium
19 39 (1.20%) Travis CI
General
1 473 (14.57%) Finance
2 164 (5.05%) Public Sector
3 133 (4.10%) Banking
4 114 (3.51%) Games
5 96 (2.96%) Retail
6 66 (2.03%) Law
7 52 (1.60%) Marketing
8 50 (1.54%) Publishing
9 43 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 31 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.83%) Back Office
12 25 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.62%) Advertising
13 20 (0.62%) Electronics
14 16 (0.49%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.46%) Billing
16 11 (0.34%) Front Office
16 11 (0.34%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,452 (44.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 599 (18.45%) AWS Engineer
3 470 (14.47%) AWS DevOps
4 442 (13.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 417 (12.84%) Developer
6 350 (10.78%) Senior DevOps
7 333 (10.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 301 (9.27%) Azure Engineer
9 300 (9.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 204 (6.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 182 (5.61%) Architect
12 178 (5.48%) Platform Engineer
13 149 (4.59%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 125 (3.85%) Senior Developer
15 116 (3.57%) Software Engineer
16 113 (3.48%) Site Engineer
17 112 (3.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
18 110 (3.39%) Azure DevOps
19 106 (3.26%) Java Developer
20 104 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (9.24%) .NET
2 252 (7.76%) Node.js
3 243 (7.48%) React
4 192 (5.91%) Web Services
5 176 (5.42%) Kafka
6 162 (4.99%) .NET Core
7 156 (4.80%) AngularJS
8 141 (4.34%) Elastic Stack
9 118 (3.63%) Spring Boot
10 116 (3.57%) Spring
11 105 (3.23%) CSS
12 89 (2.74%) Vue.js
13 81 (2.49%) REST
14 80 (2.46%) .NET Framework
15 76 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 76 (2.34%) YAML
16 73 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
17 70 (2.16%) jQuery
18 64 (1.97%) Entity Framework
19 62 (1.91%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 255 (7.85%) Cloud Native
2 181 (5.57%) Public Cloud
3 158 (4.87%) Greenfield Project
4 96 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (2.71%) Linux Command Line
6 78 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 58 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
8 55 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 51 (1.57%) N-Tier
10 44 (1.36%) Data Structures
11 42 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 41 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 40 (1.23%) Mobile App
13 40 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
14 38 (1.17%) Virtual Team
15 35 (1.08%) Hedge funds
16 34 (1.05%) Social Network
17 27 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (0.80%) Reinsurance
19 21 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1,170 (36.03%) Linux
2 373 (11.49%) Windows
3 165 (5.08%) Unix
4 138 (4.25%) Windows Server
5 120 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 116 (3.57%) CentOS
7 54 (1.66%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (0.55%) CoreOS
10 16 (0.49%) Android
10 16 (0.49%) zOS
11 15 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.37%) Debian
13 9 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
14 8 (0.25%) VMS
15 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.15%) Kali Linux
17 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.092%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,381 (73.33%) DevOps
2 1,336 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1,050 (32.34%) Infrastructure as Code
4 582 (17.92%) Microservices
5 547 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
6 522 (16.08%) Configuration Management
7 468 (14.41%) Software Engineering
8 358 (11.03%) TDD
9 354 (10.90%) Deployment Automation
10 323 (9.95%) Scrum
11 310 (9.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 297 (9.15%) Test Automation
13 282 (8.68%) Migration
14 271 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
15 257 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
16 252 (7.76%) Fintech
17 247 (7.61%) Mentoring
18 196 (6.04%) Infrastructure Automation
19 174 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 174 (5.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,245 (38.34%) Python
2 723 (22.27%) Java
3 540 (16.63%) PowerShell
4 505 (15.55%) SQL
5 495 (15.24%) JavaScript
6 468 (14.41%) Go
7 465 (14.32%) Bash Shell
8 425 (13.09%) C#
9 322 (9.92%) Ruby
10 142 (4.37%) Scala
11 132 (4.07%) PHP
12 125 (3.85%) Kotlin
13 111 (3.42%) TypeScript
14 97 (2.99%) C++
15 77 (2.37%) Groovy
16 58 (1.79%) Shell Script
17 51 (1.57%) Perl
17 51 (1.57%) T-SQL
18 42 (1.29%) C
19 40 (1.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 286 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 234 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 154 (4.74%) Degree
4 153 (4.71%) AWS Certification
5 48 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 41 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.80%) CCNA
9 22 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (0.65%) OSCE
11 19 (0.59%) DV Cleared
12 16 (0.49%) CISSP
13 15 (0.46%) OSCP
13 15 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (0.43%) CCNP
15 13 (0.40%) MCSA
15 13 (0.40%) MCSE
16 11 (0.34%) CCIE
17 9 (0.28%) CCSP
17 9 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (1.42%) NIST
3 36 (1.11%) QA
4 27 (0.83%) GDPR
5 19 (0.59%) SLA
6 15 (0.46%) NCSC
7 10 (0.31%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.28%) ISO 22301
9 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 7 (0.22%) NIST 800
11 6 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.18%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.15%) EMIR
12 5 (0.15%) MiFID
13 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 1,580 (48.66%) Docker
2 166 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 147 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (1.57%) vSphere
5 42 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (0.62%) Xen
8 13 (0.40%) VMware NSX
9 9 (0.28%) KVM
10 8 (0.25%) HDFS
10 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.22%) Ceph
11 7 (0.22%) XenApp
11 7 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.18%) LXC
12 6 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.15%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.12%) GlusterFS
15 3 (0.092%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.092%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1,730 (53.28%) Kubernetes
2 1,268 (39.05%) Ansible
3 784 (24.15%) Puppet
4 571 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
5 222 (6.84%) Grafana
6 179 (5.51%) Prometheus
7 103 (3.17%) Packer
8 66 (2.03%) Istio
9 44 (1.36%) Consul
10 42 (1.29%) Nagios
11 36 (1.11%) ZABBIX
12 35 (1.08%) Rancher
13 32 (0.99%) Graphite
14 31 (0.95%) Kibana
15 29 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
16 28 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
17 25 (0.77%) Fortio
17 25 (0.77%) Kiali
18 24 (0.74%) Salt
19 15 (0.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 350 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 279 (8.59%) Google
3 213 (6.56%) VMware
4 130 (4.00%) Oracle
5 112 (3.45%) Splunk
6 102 (3.14%) SaltStack
7 99 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 84 (2.59%) Atlassian
9 67 (2.06%) New Relic
10 66 (2.03%) Cisco
11 54 (1.66%) ServiceNow
12 39 (1.20%) Nintex
13 33 (1.02%) Dynatrace
14 30 (0.92%) Cloudera
15 26 (0.80%) Talend
16 23 (0.71%) Databricks
16 23 (0.71%) Palo Alto
16 23 (0.71%) SAP
16 23 (0.71%) SolarWinds
17 21 (0.65%) IBM