Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 73 142
Rank change year-on-year +49 +69 +45
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 353 148 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 9.05% 3.57% 2.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 47.51% 27.41% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 312 114 118
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £44,850
25th Percentile £50,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £74,415
90th Percentile £79,875 £76,250 £78,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £57,465 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.41% -0.06% -2.13%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 743 540 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.06% 13.01% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 641 391 570
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £31,475
25th Percentile £44,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +13.40%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £76,275
North West median annual salary £54,653 £52,284 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.53% +4.57% +3.09%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Manchester

Terraform
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Terraform in Manchester

Terraform
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Terraform in Manchester

Terraform
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 May 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
Altrincham +5 12 - - 1
Stockport +20 3 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Bolton +2 3 £47,500 - 2
Wigan 0 1 £65,000 +10.64%
Terraform
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 252 (71.39%) DevOps
2 231 (65.44%) Kubernetes
2 231 (65.44%) AWS
3 196 (55.52%) Docker
4 173 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
5 153 (43.34%) Azure
6 146 (41.36%) Python
7 145 (41.08%) Linux
8 107 (30.31%) Jenkins
9 104 (29.46%) Infrastructure as Code
10 101 (28.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 98 (27.76%) Ansible
12 92 (26.06%) Puppet
13 91 (25.78%) JavaScript
14 90 (25.50%) Software Engineering
15 88 (24.93%) Go
15 88 (24.93%) Opscode Chef
16 86 (24.36%) Java
17 81 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
18 80 (22.66%) Git (software)
18 80 (22.66%) GCP
19 78 (22.10%) SQL
20 71 (20.11%) C#
21 61 (17.28%) PowerShell
22 58 (16.43%) Bash Shell
23 54 (15.30%) Scrum
24 50 (14.16%) Deployment Automation
24 50 (14.16%) AngularJS
25 48 (13.60%) Configuration Management
26 47 (13.31%) TDD

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (4.82%) Confluence
2 15 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.12%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.42%) IIS
5 4 (1.13%) nginx
5 4 (1.13%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
6 3 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.85%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 231 (65.44%) AWS
2 153 (43.34%) Azure
3 101 (28.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 80 (22.66%) GCP
5 41 (11.61%) Serverless
6 32 (9.07%) SaaS
7 21 (5.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 19 (5.38%) PaaS
8 19 (5.38%) Pulumi
9 18 (5.10%) IaaS
10 16 (4.53%) Amazon EKS
11 15 (4.25%) GitHub
12 13 (3.68%) Amazon Kinesis
12 13 (3.68%) AWS Lambda
12 13 (3.68%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (3.40%) Azure Service Bus
13 12 (3.40%) Azure Service Fabric
14 11 (3.12%) Azure Functions
15 10 (2.83%) Datadog
15 10 (2.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.55%) DNS
2 9 (2.55%) Firewall
2 9 (2.55%) Network Security
3 8 (2.27%) HTTP
4 6 (1.70%) DHCP
4 6 (1.70%) FTP
4 6 (1.70%) IPsec
4 6 (1.70%) WAN
5 5 (1.42%) Cisco Firepower
5 5 (1.42%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.42%) LAN
5 5 (1.42%) SD-WAN
6 4 (1.13%) VLAN
7 1 (0.28%) MPLS
7 1 (0.28%) SSL
7 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 23 (6.52%) MySQL
3 22 (6.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 22 (6.23%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.25%) Redis
5 14 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.12%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.83%) MariaDB
7 10 (2.83%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.27%) Amazon Athena
9 8 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (2.27%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.98%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.98%) Big Data
10 7 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.70%) Amazon QuickSight
11 6 (1.70%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 107 (30.31%) Jenkins
2 80 (22.66%) Git (software)
3 47 (13.31%) GitLab
4 21 (5.95%) JIRA
5 19 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (5.38%) Vagrant
6 16 (4.53%) Gradle
7 14 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.68%) Cucumber
9 12 (3.40%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.98%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.98%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.70%) Hudson
13 5 (1.42%) CircleCI
14 4 (1.13%) Mocha
14 4 (1.13%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.85%) Maven
15 3 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 41 (11.61%) Social Skills
2 34 (9.63%) Finance
3 25 (7.08%) Retail
4 18 (5.10%) Public Sector
5 15 (4.25%) Games
6 10 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.27%) Electronics
7 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.27%) Marketing
7 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.98%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (1.70%) Banking
9 6 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.42%) Law
11 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.85%) Advertising
13 2 (0.57%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.57%) Publishing
14 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 148 (41.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (24.36%) AWS Engineer
3 68 (19.26%) AWS DevOps
4 67 (18.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 50 (14.16%) Developer
6 36 (10.20%) Azure Engineer
7 31 (8.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 27 (7.65%) Software Engineer
9 26 (7.37%) Senior DevOps
10 25 (7.08%) Platform Engineer
10 25 (7.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (5.95%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 19 (5.38%) Azure DevOps
13 18 (5.10%) Data Engineer
13 18 (5.10%) Java Developer
14 14 (3.97%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.68%) Technical Leader
16 11 (3.12%) JavaScript Developer
16 11 (3.12%) Lead Developer
17 10 (2.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.16%) AngularJS
2 39 (11.05%) Node.js
3 38 (10.76%) Vue.js
4 18 (5.10%) React
5 15 (4.25%) Kafka
6 12 (3.40%) .NET
6 12 (3.40%) OpenJDK
6 12 (3.40%) Web Services
7 11 (3.12%) Java EE
8 10 (2.83%) CSS
8 10 (2.83%) HTML
9 9 (2.55%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (2.27%) JSON
10 8 (2.27%) Lambda Expressions
10 8 (2.27%) Velocity
11 7 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (1.98%) REST
12 5 (1.42%) GraphQL
12 5 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (1.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.67%) Public Cloud
2 18 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (3.68%) Cloud Native
4 12 (3.40%) e-Learning
4 12 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.12%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.83%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.98%) Blog
8 7 (1.98%) Private Cloud
8 7 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.85%) Clustering
10 3 (0.85%) User Experience
11 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 145 (41.08%) Linux
2 39 (11.05%) Windows
3 27 (7.65%) Unix
4 18 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.40%) Android
5 12 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.42%) CentOS
7 4 (1.13%) Alpine Linux
7 4 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (71.39%) DevOps
2 173 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (29.46%) Infrastructure as Code
4 90 (25.50%) Software Engineering
5 81 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (15.30%) Scrum
7 50 (14.16%) Deployment Automation
8 48 (13.60%) Configuration Management
9 47 (13.31%) TDD
10 46 (13.03%) Continuous Delivery
10 46 (13.03%) Migration
11 38 (10.76%) OOP
12 36 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (8.78%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 31 (8.78%) Mentoring
13 31 (8.78%) SOLID
14 30 (8.50%) Fintech
15 27 (7.65%) Test Automation
15 27 (7.65%) Unit Testing
16 26 (7.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 146 (41.36%) Python
2 91 (25.78%) JavaScript
3 88 (24.93%) Go
4 86 (24.36%) Java
5 78 (22.10%) SQL
6 71 (20.11%) C#
7 61 (17.28%) PowerShell
8 58 (16.43%) Bash Shell
9 43 (12.18%) Ruby
10 34 (9.63%) Scala
11 33 (9.35%) C++
11 33 (9.35%) Kotlin
12 20 (5.67%) Groovy
13 19 (5.38%) TypeScript
14 8 (2.27%) PHP
15 7 (1.98%) Perl
16 5 (1.42%) Rust
17 4 (1.13%) ES6
17 4 (1.13%) XPath
18 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.92%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.82%) AWS Certification
4 12 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.70%) Degree
5 6 (1.70%) RHCE
6 5 (1.42%) PhD
7 4 (1.13%) MCSA
7 4 (1.13%) MCSE
7 4 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.57%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 196 (55.52%) Docker
2 13 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.42%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.28%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 231 (65.44%) Kubernetes
2 98 (27.76%) Ansible
3 92 (26.06%) Puppet
4 88 (24.93%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (7.37%) Grafana
5 26 (7.37%) Packer
6 23 (6.52%) Prometheus
7 13 (3.68%) Istio
8 11 (3.12%) Consul
8 11 (3.12%) Graphite
9 9 (2.55%) Opsview
10 8 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (2.27%) Salt
11 7 (1.98%) CFEngine
12 6 (1.70%) Nagios
12 6 (1.70%) ZABBIX
13 5 (1.42%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
15 1 (0.28%) HAProxy
15 1 (0.28%) Rancher
Vendors
1 38 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.23%) Red Hat
3 17 (4.82%) SaltStack
4 16 (4.53%) Atlassian
4 16 (4.53%) Oracle
5 12 (3.40%) Aquila
5 12 (3.40%) Google
5 12 (3.40%) VMware
6 10 (2.83%) New Relic
7 8 (2.27%) SAP
8 7 (1.98%) AppDynamics
8 7 (1.98%) EnterpriseDB
8 7 (1.98%) IBM
8 7 (1.98%) Snowplow
9 6 (1.70%) Cisco
10 5 (1.42%) CA
10 5 (1.42%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.42%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.57%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.57%) Hortonworks