Period
to 23 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 186 280
Rank change year-on-year +57 +94 +59
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 198 171 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.26% 1.61% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.10% 17.63% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 155 137 84
North West median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +6.98% -2.27%
10th Percentile £37,816 £39,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,750 £76,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 896 970 1,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.21% 9.15% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 698 797 826
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +9.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,660 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.50% +4.81%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the North West

Terraform
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terraform in the North West.

Salary trend for Terraform in the North West

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the North West

Terraform
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 2020. 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
Manchester +25 132 £60,000 +4.35% 45
Cheshire +47 33 £55,000 -17.91% 10
Merseyside +25 19 £67,500 -12.90% 1
Lancashire +1 13 £32,500 -50.00% 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 169 (85.35%) DevOps
2 161 (81.31%) AWS
3 131 (66.16%) Docker
4 95 (47.98%) Python
5 91 (45.96%) Ansible
6 85 (42.93%) Azure
7 77 (38.89%) Kubernetes
8 76 (38.38%) Linux
9 74 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (36.87%) Puppet
11 69 (34.85%) Jenkins
12 51 (25.76%) Infrastructure as Code
13 47 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (23.23%) GCP
15 43 (21.72%) Configuration Management
16 41 (20.71%) Windows
17 38 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
18 36 (18.18%) Git (software)
19 33 (16.67%) TDD
20 32 (16.16%) Amazon S3
20 32 (16.16%) Serverless
21 31 (15.66%) Greenfield Project
21 31 (15.66%) AWS Lambda
21 31 (15.66%) Bash Shell
22 30 (15.15%) PowerShell
22 30 (15.15%) BDD
22 30 (15.15%) Web Services
23 29 (14.65%) PHP
23 29 (14.65%) Active Directory
23 29 (14.65%) Amazon EC2

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (3.03%) IIS
2 5 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.52%) nginx
4 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.01%) Apache
5 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 161 (81.31%) AWS
2 85 (42.93%) Azure
3 46 (23.23%) GCP
4 32 (16.16%) Amazon S3
4 32 (16.16%) Serverless
5 31 (15.66%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (14.65%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (14.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (12.63%) GitHub
8 20 (10.10%) Amazon ECS
9 17 (8.59%) Datadog
10 16 (8.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 15 (7.58%) Amazon SQS
11 15 (7.58%) Slack
12 14 (7.07%) IaaS
13 12 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (4.55%) PaaS
15 7 (3.54%) SaaS
16 6 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.06%) Firewall
2 9 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (1.52%) Skype
3 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.01%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) DSL
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.51%) IPv4
5 1 (0.51%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.61%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (9.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (7.58%) Big Data
3 15 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.05%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.04%) MySQL
7 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.52%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.01%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.01%) GIS
10 1 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.51%) Ingres
10 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (34.85%) Jenkins
2 36 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.11%) Selenium
4 21 (10.61%) Maven
5 20 (10.10%) TeamCity
6 19 (9.60%) Gatling
6 19 (9.60%) JUnit
7 17 (8.59%) GitLab
8 13 (6.57%) Bitbucket
9 12 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (4.55%) JIRA
11 6 (3.03%) Artifactory
11 6 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.52%) GoCD
12 3 (1.52%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.01%) CF BOSH
13 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.01%) Travis CI
14 1 (0.51%) Spinnaker
General
1 9 (4.55%) Finance
2 8 (4.04%) Retail
3 6 (3.03%) Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.01%) Automotive
5 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (37.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (21.72%) Developer
3 41 (20.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (12.63%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (10.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 20 (10.10%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.10%) Senior DevOps
5 20 (10.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 17 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (7.58%) Python Developer
9 11 (5.56%) Consultant
10 10 (5.05%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Site Engineer
11 9 (4.55%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.15%) Web Services
2 25 (12.63%) Node.js
3 24 (12.12%) JSON
4 21 (10.61%) Spring
5 19 (9.60%) Hibernate
6 17 (8.59%) RESTful
7 15 (7.58%) XML
8 13 (6.57%) Elastic Stack
9 12 (6.06%) CSS
9 12 (6.06%) HTML
10 8 (4.04%) .NET
10 8 (4.04%) Laravel
11 6 (3.03%) Django
11 6 (3.03%) Dropwizard
12 4 (2.02%) SAML
12 4 (2.02%) Sensu
13 3 (1.52%) React
14 2 (1.01%) GraphQL
14 2 (1.01%) Lambda Expressions
14 2 (1.01%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.66%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (8.08%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (3.54%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (3.54%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.54%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.52%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.52%) User Experience
6 2 (1.01%) Blog
6 2 (1.01%) Life Science
7 1 (0.51%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.51%) Derivative
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 76 (38.38%) Linux
2 41 (20.71%) Windows
3 14 (7.07%) Unix
4 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.05%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.54%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.53%) CentOS
7 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.52%) Android
8 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.52%) Debian
8 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (85.35%) DevOps
2 74 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.76%) Infrastructure as Code
4 47 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (21.72%) Configuration Management
6 33 (16.67%) TDD
7 30 (15.15%) BDD
8 29 (14.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (14.14%) Microservices
10 24 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 22 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 21 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (10.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 18 (9.09%) Task Automation
15 17 (8.59%) Deployment Automation
15 17 (8.59%) Software Engineering
16 15 (7.58%) API Design
16 15 (7.58%) Multithreading
16 15 (7.58%) Open Source
17 13 (6.57%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 95 (47.98%) Python
2 31 (15.66%) Bash Shell
3 30 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 29 (14.65%) PHP
5 24 (12.12%) Java
6 19 (9.60%) Java 8
6 19 (9.60%) JavaScript
7 17 (8.59%) Shell Script
7 17 (8.59%) SQL
8 12 (6.06%) Go
9 8 (4.04%) Ruby
10 5 (2.53%) Perl
11 4 (2.02%) C#
11 4 (2.02%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.01%) Groovy
12 2 (1.01%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.51%) C++
13 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (4.55%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.53%) Degree
3 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.01%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 131 (66.16%) Docker
2 29 (14.65%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.54%) vSphere
5 7 (3.54%) XenApp
6 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 91 (45.96%) Ansible
2 77 (38.89%) Kubernetes
3 73 (36.87%) Puppet
4 38 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.05%) Nagios
6 9 (4.55%) Prometheus
7 7 (3.54%) SCCM
7 7 (3.54%) SCOM
7 7 (3.54%) SCOrch
7 7 (3.54%) SCVMM
8 6 (3.03%) Grafana
9 5 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.53%) Graphite
9 5 (2.53%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.02%) Packer
11 3 (1.52%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (1.52%) Kibana
11 3 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
12 2 (1.01%) Scalr
Vendors
1 28 (14.14%) VMware
2 22 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.56%) Oracle
4 9 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.55%) Cisco
5 7 (3.54%) Citrix
5 7 (3.54%) HP
5 7 (3.54%) Meraki
6 6 (3.03%) Dynatrace
6 6 (3.03%) Google
6 6 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.52%) Splunk
8 3 (1.52%) Symantec
9 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.01%) New Relic
9 2 (1.01%) SAP
9 2 (1.01%) Snowplow
10 1 (0.51%) Databricks