Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 97 173
Rank change year-on-year +56 +76 +119
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 4,351 3,129 2,868
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.81% 3.12% 2.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.67% 23.16% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,612 2,502 2,241
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £44,375
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £72,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.86% +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 12,548 13,509 16,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 13.49% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10,127 10,748 13,227
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,000 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +27 2,305 £77,500 -3.13% 435
North of England +62 856 £58,750 +6.82% 180
South East +100 432 £62,500 -10.71% 103
Yorkshire +53 419 £60,000 +9.09% 70
North West +70 392 £59,125 +2.83% 90
Midlands +90 275 £65,000 +8.33% 69
South West +78 267 £52,500 -2.33% 60
West Midlands +72 210 £65,000 +13.04% 54
East of England +81 95 £65,000 +13.04% 42
East Midlands +41 57 £53,750 -21.82% 15
North East +31 46 £54,000 +20.00% 20
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3,170 (72.86%) DevOps
2 2,796 (64.26%) AWS
3 2,568 (59.02%) Kubernetes
4 2,364 (54.33%) Docker
5 1,887 (43.37%) Azure
6 1,817 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1,731 (39.78%) Python
8 1,666 (38.29%) Ansible
9 1,533 (35.23%) Infrastructure as Code
10 1,509 (34.68%) Linux
11 1,198 (27.53%) Jenkins
12 949 (21.81%) GCP
13 885 (20.34%) Puppet
14 850 (19.54%) Java
15 792 (18.20%) Software Engineering
16 752 (17.28%) SQL
17 746 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
18 738 (16.96%) JavaScript
19 735 (16.89%) Microservices
20 717 (16.48%) Git (software)
21 713 (16.39%) AWS CloudFormation
22 700 (16.09%) Opscode Chef
23 687 (15.79%) PowerShell
24 669 (15.38%) Finance
25 653 (15.01%) Configuration Management
26 633 (14.55%) Bash Shell
27 626 (14.39%) Go
28 618 (14.20%) Serverless
29 614 (14.11%) C#
30 500 (11.49%) Windows

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
1 169 (3.88%) Apache Spark
2 156 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
3 116 (2.67%) Confluence
4 92 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 75 (1.72%) Apache Airflow
6 61 (1.40%) Apache
7 45 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 42 (0.97%) IIS
9 37 (0.85%) nginx
10 18 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (0.34%) WordPress
12 14 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.28%) Drupal
13 12 (0.28%) SAS
14 9 (0.21%) CMS
15 8 (0.18%) MS Exchange
15 8 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.16%) JBoss
16 7 (0.16%) Kentico
16 7 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.023%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.023%) Sketch
2 1 (0.023%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 67 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.28%) Magento
3 11 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 7 (0.16%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.11%) R3 Corda
7 4 (0.092%) Elite 3E
7 4 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.069%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.069%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.046%) Shopify
10 1 (0.023%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2,796 (64.26%) AWS
2 1,887 (43.37%) Azure
3 949 (21.81%) GCP
4 713 (16.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 618 (14.20%) Serverless
6 400 (9.19%) PaaS
7 316 (7.26%) SaaS
8 298 (6.85%) IaaS
9 296 (6.80%) AWS Lambda
10 276 (6.34%) Amazon EKS
11 270 (6.21%) GitHub
12 267 (6.14%) Amazon ECS
13 227 (5.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 210 (4.83%) Amazon S3
15 192 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
16 141 (3.24%) Datadog
17 136 (3.13%) Pulumi
18 128 (2.94%) Azure Service Bus
19 113 (2.60%) Azure Key Vault
20 110 (2.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 202 (4.64%) Firewall
2 125 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 110 (2.53%) DNS
4 67 (1.54%) HTTP
5 60 (1.38%) VPN
6 54 (1.24%) Network Security
7 45 (1.03%) WAN
8 32 (0.74%) LAN
9 30 (0.69%) Internet
10 23 (0.53%) DHCP
10 23 (0.53%) FTP
10 23 (0.53%) VLAN
11 22 (0.51%) OSPF
11 22 (0.51%) SSL
12 21 (0.48%) DMZ
12 21 (0.48%) IPv4
13 20 (0.46%) SMTP
14 19 (0.44%) SD-WAN
15 16 (0.37%) IPsec
16 13 (0.30%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (9.06%) PostgreSQL
2 310 (7.12%) SQL Server
3 236 (5.42%) NoSQL
4 231 (5.31%) MySQL
5 223 (5.13%) Big Data
6 204 (4.69%) MongoDB
7 180 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 175 (4.02%) Amazon RDS
9 161 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
10 147 (3.38%) Hadoop
11 143 (3.29%) Redis
12 103 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 91 (2.09%) Relational Database
14 78 (1.79%) MariaDB
15 76 (1.75%) Amazon Athena
16 66 (1.52%) BigQuery
17 65 (1.49%) Neo4j
18 52 (1.20%) Apache Hive
19 50 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
20 46 (1.06%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1,198 (27.53%) Jenkins
2 717 (16.48%) Git (software)
3 408 (9.38%) GitLab
4 222 (5.10%) JIRA
5 203 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 178 (4.09%) TeamCity
7 146 (3.36%) Bitbucket
8 133 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 128 (2.94%) CircleCI
10 115 (2.64%) Artifactory
10 115 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
11 109 (2.51%) Vagrant
12 86 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
13 65 (1.49%) Travis CI
14 64 (1.47%) Maven
15 59 (1.36%) Gradle
15 59 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
16 49 (1.13%) Cucumber
17 44 (1.01%) Selenium
18 40 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 669 (15.38%) Finance
2 195 (4.48%) Banking
3 178 (4.09%) Public Sector
4 139 (3.19%) Games
5 132 (3.03%) Retail
6 98 (2.25%) Marketing
7 75 (1.72%) Law
8 64 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 49 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 41 (0.94%) Front Office
11 38 (0.87%) Electronics
12 37 (0.85%) Advertising
13 30 (0.69%) Billing
14 28 (0.64%) Legal
15 22 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.32%) Automotive
17 14 (0.32%) Back Office
17 14 (0.32%) Publishing
18 11 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,840 (42.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 745 (17.12%) AWS Engineer
3 562 (12.92%) Developer
4 526 (12.09%) AWS DevOps
5 506 (11.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 503 (11.56%) Senior DevOps
7 458 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 416 (9.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 400 (9.19%) Azure Engineer
10 293 (6.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 271 (6.23%) Platform Engineer
12 241 (5.54%) Architect
13 208 (4.78%) Software Engineer
14 192 (4.41%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 173 (3.98%) Senior Developer
16 167 (3.84%) Data Engineer
17 157 (3.61%) Site Engineer
18 155 (3.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
19 146 (3.36%) Azure DevOps
20 129 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (9.47%) React
2 380 (8.73%) .NET
3 365 (8.39%) Node.js
4 343 (7.88%) Web Services
5 278 (6.39%) AngularJS
6 240 (5.52%) Kafka
7 220 (5.06%) .NET Core
8 187 (4.30%) CSS
9 174 (4.00%) Vue.js
10 158 (3.63%) REST
11 155 (3.56%) Elastic Stack
12 110 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 108 (2.48%) GraphQL
14 106 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 104 (2.39%) jQuery
16 95 (2.18%) .NET Framework
17 91 (2.09%) Spring Boot
18 88 (2.02%) Entity Framework
19 85 (1.95%) RESTful
20 82 (1.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 259 (5.95%) Cloud Native
2 245 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 196 (4.50%) Public Cloud
4 153 (3.52%) Linux Command Line
5 142 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 135 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 93 (2.14%) Data Centre
8 80 (1.84%) N-Tier
9 74 (1.70%) Enterprise Cloud
10 69 (1.59%) Private Cloud
11 66 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
12 64 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 61 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 59 (1.36%) Blog
15 57 (1.31%) Algorithms
16 55 (1.26%) Virtual Team
17 48 (1.10%) User Experience
18 43 (0.99%) Reinsurance
19 41 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
19 41 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1,509 (34.68%) Linux
2 500 (11.49%) Windows
3 198 (4.55%) Unix
4 175 (4.02%) Windows Server
5 147 (3.38%) CentOS
6 138 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 81 (1.86%) Ubuntu
8 31 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
10 28 (0.64%) Android
10 28 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 19 (0.44%) VMS
12 17 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
13 11 (0.25%) Alpine Linux
13 11 (0.25%) CoreOS
13 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.18%) zOS
15 7 (0.16%) Debian
16 5 (0.11%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,170 (72.86%) DevOps
2 1,817 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1,533 (35.23%) Infrastructure as Code
4 792 (18.20%) Software Engineering
5 746 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
6 735 (16.89%) Microservices
7 653 (15.01%) Configuration Management
8 450 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
9 423 (9.72%) Mentoring
9 423 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 415 (9.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 413 (9.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 404 (9.29%) Scrum
13 396 (9.10%) TDD
14 370 (8.50%) Fintech
15 348 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
16 343 (7.88%) Analytics
17 342 (7.86%) Migration
18 268 (6.16%) OO
19 259 (5.95%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,731 (39.78%) Python
2 850 (19.54%) Java
3 752 (17.28%) SQL
4 738 (16.96%) JavaScript
5 687 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 633 (14.55%) Bash Shell
7 626 (14.39%) Go
8 614 (14.11%) C#
9 422 (9.70%) Ruby
10 244 (5.61%) TypeScript
11 165 (3.79%) PHP
12 159 (3.65%) Scala
13 155 (3.56%) C++
14 142 (3.26%) Groovy
15 124 (2.85%) Kotlin
16 98 (2.25%) T-SQL
17 77 (1.77%) Shell Script
18 60 (1.38%) Perl
19 46 (1.06%) ES6
20 44 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 399 (9.17%) Security Cleared
2 314 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 213 (4.90%) Degree
4 170 (3.91%) AWS Certification
5 80 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 46 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 27 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (0.53%) RHCE
10 18 (0.41%) OSCE
11 17 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.34%) MCSA
13 14 (0.32%) MCSE
13 14 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (0.30%) RHCSA
15 12 (0.28%) CCIE
15 12 (0.28%) OSCP
16 10 (0.23%) CCNP
17 8 (0.18%) CISSP
18 6 (0.14%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (1.68%) QA
3 45 (1.03%) GDPR
4 38 (0.87%) NIST
5 21 (0.48%) SLA
6 19 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.30%) NCSC
7 13 (0.30%) SOC 2
8 11 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 9 (0.21%) PMBOK
11 8 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.18%) SOC 1
12 5 (0.11%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.092%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.092%) EMIR
13 4 (0.092%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2,364 (54.33%) Docker
2 229 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 199 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 60 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 55 (1.26%) VirtualBox
7 38 (0.87%) vSphere
8 23 (0.53%) Xen
9 22 (0.51%) VMware NSX
10 10 (0.23%) HDFS
11 9 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.18%) LXC
13 5 (0.11%) KVM
13 5 (0.11%) NFS
13 5 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.069%) Firmware
14 3 (0.069%) Postfix
15 2 (0.046%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.046%) OpenAM
15 2 (0.046%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2,568 (59.02%) Kubernetes
2 1,666 (38.29%) Ansible
3 885 (20.34%) Puppet
4 700 (16.09%) Opscode Chef
5 329 (7.56%) Prometheus
6 300 (6.89%) Grafana
7 178 (4.09%) Packer
8 126 (2.90%) Istio
9 108 (2.48%) Docker Swarm
10 99 (2.28%) Consul
11 67 (1.54%) Nagios
12 51 (1.17%) Rancher
13 46 (1.06%) Graphite
13 46 (1.06%) Salt
14 33 (0.76%) Kibana
14 33 (0.76%) Opsview
15 30 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
16 24 (0.55%) logstash
16 24 (0.55%) ZABBIX
17 23 (0.53%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 421 (9.68%) Google
2 419 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 290 (6.67%) VMware
4 142 (3.26%) Red Hat
5 133 (3.06%) SaltStack
6 130 (2.99%) Oracle
7 109 (2.51%) Splunk
8 99 (2.28%) Atlassian
9 79 (1.82%) IBM
10 78 (1.79%) Cisco
10 78 (1.79%) Cloudera
11 77 (1.77%) New Relic
12 71 (1.63%) Nintex
13 65 (1.49%) Hortonworks
14 60 (1.38%) Talend
15 49 (1.13%) Informatica
16 38 (0.87%) SAP
17 37 (0.85%) AppDynamics
18 27 (0.62%) Dynatrace
18 27 (0.62%) SolarWinds