Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 81 150
Rank change year-on-year +40 +69 +100
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 6,353 2,494 3,336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.37% 3.83% 2.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.89% 25.37% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,292 2,044 2,567
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,250 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.21% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £98,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 17,699 9,830 17,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.75% 15.10% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11,787 8,082 13,682
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,525 £32,952
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +8.18%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +15 3,505 £80,000 +3.23% 604
North of England +41 1,146 £60,000 +9.09% 197
South East +77 673 £65,000 -3.70% 104
North West +58 569 £60,000 +6.34% 109
Yorkshire +27 504 £60,000 +9.09% 66
Midlands +89 448 £65,000 +8.33% 83
South West +41 348 £57,500 -4.17% 51
West Midlands +77 335 £70,000 +21.74% 62
East Midlands +31 108 £65,000 +4.00% 21
East of England -12 79 £65,000 +30.00% 57
North East +17 74 £47,500 - 22
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 4,476 (70.45%) DevOps
2 4,178 (65.76%) AWS
3 3,615 (56.90%) Docker
4 3,542 (55.75%) Kubernetes
5 2,849 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
6 2,695 (42.42%) Azure
7 2,421 (38.11%) Python
8 2,384 (37.53%) Infrastructure as Code
9 2,144 (33.75%) Ansible
10 1,867 (29.39%) Linux
11 1,755 (27.62%) Jenkins
12 1,483 (23.34%) Java
13 1,449 (22.81%) Software Engineering
14 1,400 (22.04%) GCP
15 1,231 (19.38%) JavaScript
16 1,227 (19.31%) Microservices
17 1,216 (19.14%) Serverless
18 1,111 (17.49%) Puppet
19 1,109 (17.46%) Finance
20 1,091 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
21 1,056 (16.62%) AWS CloudFormation
22 1,034 (16.28%) React
23 1,032 (16.24%) Git (software)
24 1,015 (15.98%) SQL
25 1,010 (15.90%) Social Skills
26 977 (15.38%) Go
27 952 (14.99%) PowerShell
28 946 (14.89%) Bash Shell
29 866 (13.63%) Configuration Management
30 831 (13.08%) Opscode Chef

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
1 263 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
2 247 (3.89%) Apache Spark
3 131 (2.06%) Apache Airflow
4 115 (1.81%) Confluence
5 104 (1.64%) Apache
6 81 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 70 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 49 (0.77%) nginx
9 44 (0.69%) IIS
10 40 (0.63%) OpenStack
11 18 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.27%) Apache Pulsar
12 17 (0.27%) MS Exchange
13 14 (0.22%) WordPress
14 12 (0.19%) CMS
14 12 (0.19%) JBoss
14 12 (0.19%) Jupyter
15 11 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (0.16%) Drupal
17 9 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.31%) Sketch
3 14 (0.22%) InVision
4 7 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.079%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.079%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.079%) Figma
5 5 (0.079%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.079%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.016%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 47 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.39%) Sentinel
3 23 (0.36%) Magento
4 17 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
5 13 (0.20%) R3 Corda
5 13 (0.20%) Shopify
6 5 (0.079%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.063%) Elite 3E
7 4 (0.063%) Summit
8 3 (0.047%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.047%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.047%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.016%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.016%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4,178 (65.76%) AWS
2 2,695 (42.42%) Azure
3 1,400 (22.04%) GCP
4 1,216 (19.14%) Serverless
5 1,056 (16.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 569 (8.96%) AWS Lambda
7 537 (8.45%) PaaS
8 508 (8.00%) GitHub
9 459 (7.22%) SaaS
10 442 (6.96%) IaaS
11 417 (6.56%) Amazon ECS
12 339 (5.34%) Amazon S3
13 301 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
14 294 (4.63%) Amazon EKS
15 282 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
16 264 (4.16%) Azure Active Directory
17 220 (3.46%) Datadog
18 169 (2.66%) Pulumi
19 163 (2.57%) Azure Key Vault
20 161 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 254 (4.00%) Firewall
2 163 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 136 (2.14%) DNS
4 129 (2.03%) HTTP
5 105 (1.65%) Network Security
6 77 (1.21%) VPN
7 68 (1.07%) WAN
8 60 (0.94%) LAN
9 49 (0.77%) AMQP
10 48 (0.76%) Internet
11 42 (0.66%) SSL
12 30 (0.47%) IPv4
13 28 (0.44%) IPsec
14 23 (0.36%) SMTP
14 23 (0.36%) VLAN
15 22 (0.35%) DHCP
16 21 (0.33%) DMZ
17 19 (0.30%) SD-WAN
18 18 (0.28%) OSPF
19 17 (0.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (11.47%) PostgreSQL
2 509 (8.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 485 (7.63%) Big Data
4 460 (7.24%) MySQL
5 411 (6.47%) NoSQL
6 342 (5.38%) MongoDB
7 335 (5.27%) Amazon RDS
8 298 (4.69%) Redis
9 261 (4.11%) SQL Server
10 223 (3.51%) Hadoop
11 212 (3.34%) Relational Database
12 156 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
13 142 (2.24%) MariaDB
14 130 (2.05%) Amazon Athena
15 120 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
16 100 (1.57%) Neo4j
17 90 (1.42%) BigQuery
18 79 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
19 75 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
20 71 (1.12%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1,755 (27.62%) Jenkins
2 1,032 (16.24%) Git (software)
3 560 (8.81%) GitLab
4 321 (5.05%) JIRA
5 281 (4.42%) CircleCI
6 255 (4.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 250 (3.94%) TeamCity
8 201 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 166 (2.61%) Bitbucket
10 152 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 133 (2.09%) Vagrant
12 111 (1.75%) Artifactory
12 111 (1.75%) Cypress.io
13 103 (1.62%) Selenium
13 103 (1.62%) Travis CI
14 77 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
15 63 (0.99%) Maven
16 56 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
17 55 (0.87%) SonarQube
18 54 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 1,109 (17.46%) Finance
2 1,010 (15.90%) Social Skills
3 308 (4.85%) Banking
4 253 (3.98%) Games
5 213 (3.35%) Public Sector
5 213 (3.35%) Retail
6 166 (2.61%) Marketing
7 164 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
8 149 (2.35%) Law
9 146 (2.30%) Front Office
9 146 (2.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 106 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
11 83 (1.31%) Advertising
11 83 (1.31%) Telecoms
12 59 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 50 (0.79%) Legal
14 38 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
15 35 (0.55%) Electronics
16 34 (0.54%) Local Government
16 34 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,315 (36.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 1,050 (16.53%) Developer
3 837 (13.17%) AWS Engineer
4 648 (10.20%) Software Engineer
5 626 (9.85%) Senior DevOps
6 596 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 568 (8.94%) AWS DevOps
8 551 (8.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 546 (8.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 469 (7.38%) Azure Engineer
11 445 (7.00%) Platform Engineer
12 341 (5.37%) Architect
13 290 (4.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 269 (4.23%) Java Developer
15 243 (3.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 233 (3.67%) Senior Developer
17 231 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
18 200 (3.15%) Site Engineer
19 166 (2.61%) Data Engineer
20 165 (2.60%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,034 (16.28%) React
2 780 (12.28%) Node.js
3 586 (9.22%) .NET
4 566 (8.91%) Web Services
5 499 (7.85%) REST
6 484 (7.62%) GraphQL
7 451 (7.10%) AngularJS
8 437 (6.88%) Kafka
9 407 (6.41%) Spring
10 310 (4.88%) .NET Core
11 259 (4.08%) CSS
12 252 (3.97%) Vue.js
13 241 (3.79%) Spring Boot
14 229 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
15 219 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
16 211 (3.32%) RESTful
17 189 (2.97%) Middleware
18 161 (2.53%) Redux
19 140 (2.20%) React Native
20 137 (2.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 396 (6.23%) Greenfield Project
2 304 (4.79%) Cloud Native
3 271 (4.27%) Public Cloud
4 258 (4.06%) User Experience
5 161 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 144 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
7 138 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 121 (1.90%) Blog
9 116 (1.83%) Data Centre
10 101 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 96 (1.51%) Mobile App
12 93 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
13 91 (1.43%) Hedge funds
14 86 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
15 76 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
15 76 (1.20%) Private Cloud
16 67 (1.05%) Management Information System
17 66 (1.04%) Data Structures
18 57 (0.90%) N-Tier
19 50 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1,867 (29.39%) Linux
2 686 (10.80%) Windows
3 258 (4.06%) Unix
4 166 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 129 (2.03%) CentOS
6 117 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 40 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
9 38 (0.60%) Android
9 38 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 30 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
12 19 (0.30%) Mesosphere
12 19 (0.30%) VMS
13 14 (0.22%) Fedora
13 14 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (0.14%) Debian
16 8 (0.13%) CoreOS
17 6 (0.094%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,476 (70.45%) DevOps
2 2,849 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
3 2,384 (37.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1,449 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 1,227 (19.31%) Microservices
6 1,091 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
7 866 (13.63%) Configuration Management
8 803 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
9 680 (10.70%) Scrum
10 628 (9.89%) TDD
11 618 (9.73%) Mentoring
12 616 (9.70%) Open Source
13 603 (9.49%) Analytics
14 595 (9.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 539 (8.48%) Test Automation
16 515 (8.11%) Fintech
17 462 (7.27%) Deployment Automation
18 391 (6.15%) Migration
19 382 (6.01%) Coaching
20 366 (5.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2,421 (38.11%) Python
2 1,483 (23.34%) Java
3 1,231 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 1,015 (15.98%) SQL
5 977 (15.38%) Go
6 952 (14.99%) PowerShell
7 946 (14.89%) Bash Shell
8 805 (12.67%) C#
9 683 (10.75%) Ruby
10 661 (10.40%) TypeScript
11 272 (4.28%) Scala
12 270 (4.25%) PHP
13 229 (3.60%) C++
14 202 (3.18%) Groovy
15 199 (3.13%) Kotlin
16 197 (3.10%) Java 8
17 117 (1.84%) ES6
18 114 (1.79%) Shell Script
19 108 (1.70%) Rust
20 100 (1.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 661 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 571 (8.99%) SC Cleared
3 378 (5.95%) Degree
4 198 (3.12%) AWS Certification
5 126 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (0.46%) RHCE
8 25 (0.39%) DV Cleared
9 22 (0.35%) RHCSA
10 18 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.22%) PhD
12 13 (0.20%) MCSE
13 12 (0.19%) MCSA
13 12 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
13 12 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.17%) CCNA
14 11 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.13%) OSCE
16 7 (0.11%) Master's Degree
16 7 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (3.70%) QA
2 50 (0.79%) GDPR
3 43 (0.68%) SLA
4 36 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 18 (0.28%) NIST
8 13 (0.20%) Accessibility
9 10 (0.16%) PSD2
10 5 (0.079%) NCSC
10 5 (0.079%) SOC 2
11 4 (0.063%) PMO
11 4 (0.063%) SOC 1
12 3 (0.047%) GxP
12 3 (0.047%) ISO 13485
12 3 (0.047%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 1 (0.016%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3,615 (56.90%) Docker
2 223 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 162 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
5 76 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 52 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 17 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (0.27%) Xen
8 16 (0.25%) LXC
8 16 (0.25%) VMware NSX
9 15 (0.24%) vSphere
10 14 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (0.17%) etcd
12 10 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.11%) Varnish
15 5 (0.079%) NFS
16 4 (0.063%) Firmware
16 4 (0.063%) HDFS
16 4 (0.063%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3,542 (55.75%) Kubernetes
2 2,144 (33.75%) Ansible
3 1,111 (17.49%) Puppet
4 831 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
5 493 (7.76%) Prometheus
6 467 (7.35%) Grafana
7 201 (3.16%) Packer
8 157 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
9 139 (2.19%) Consul
10 119 (1.87%) Istio
11 91 (1.43%) Nagios
12 63 (0.99%) Salt
13 61 (0.96%) Kibana
14 60 (0.94%) Graphite
15 50 (0.79%) Rancher
16 41 (0.65%) logstash
17 39 (0.61%) ZABBIX
18 33 (0.52%) Opsview
19 31 (0.49%) SCCM
20 29 (0.46%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 648 (10.20%) Google
2 524 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 245 (3.86%) VMware
4 207 (3.26%) Oracle
5 165 (2.60%) Splunk
6 142 (2.24%) SaltStack
7 130 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 118 (1.86%) IBM
9 107 (1.68%) New Relic
10 95 (1.50%) Cloudera
11 91 (1.43%) Hortonworks
12 81 (1.27%) Atlassian
13 72 (1.13%) Talend
14 70 (1.10%) Informatica
15 64 (1.01%) Cisco
16 42 (0.66%) Nintex
17 38 (0.60%) PagerDuty
17 38 (0.60%) Samsung
18 36 (0.57%) SAP
19 35 (0.55%) AppDynamics