Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 301 346
Rank change year-on-year +119 +45 -
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 192 69 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.68% 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.94% 6.76% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 153 62 14
North West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £41,375 £35,050
90th Percentile £71,000 £74,500 £71,500
England median annual salary £65,250 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.38% +4.00% +4.17%

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 1,070 1,021 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.37% 7.79% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 893 789 695
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 +89 162 £55,000 +4.76% 22
Cheshire +38 17 £58,750 -9.62% 3
Lancashire - 8 £65,000 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £77,500 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 (88.02%) DevOps
2 160 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 156 (81.25%) Docker
4 138 (71.88%) Puppet
5 118 (61.46%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (58.33%) Ansible
7 108 (56.25%) Python
8 103 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (51.04%) Linux
9 98 (51.04%) Microsoft Azure
10 93 (48.44%) Jenkins
11 88 (45.83%) Kubernetes
12 69 (35.94%) Configuration Management
13 66 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (31.77%) Ruby
15 57 (29.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 52 (27.08%) Google Cloud Platform
17 50 (26.04%) AWS CloudFormation
18 46 (23.96%) Packer
19 44 (22.92%) Go
20 43 (22.40%) Java
21 42 (21.88%) Graphite
22 38 (19.79%) Open Source
23 37 (19.27%) Microservices
23 37 (19.27%) Software Engineering
24 36 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
25 35 (18.23%) Prometheus
26 32 (16.67%) Grafana
26 32 (16.67%) Information Security
26 32 (16.67%) OO

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 8 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.65%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.08%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.56%) nginx
6 2 (1.04%) Apache
6 2 (1.04%) JBoss
6 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 160 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (51.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (27.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 50 (26.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
6 14 (7.29%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (7.29%) Serverless
7 9 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (4.17%) GitHub
9 6 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (3.13%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (3.13%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.13%) IaaS
10 5 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (1.56%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (1.56%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.52%) Datadog
12 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.63%) Internet
2 24 (12.50%) Firewall
3 19 (9.90%) VPN
4 9 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.60%) DNS
6 2 (1.04%) Network Security
7 1 (0.52%) BGP
7 1 (0.52%) DHCP
7 1 (0.52%) OSPF
7 1 (0.52%) PPP
7 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.29%) MySQL
1 14 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (5.73%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.21%) Big Data
4 6 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
4 6 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.08%) Redis
7 1 (0.52%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 93 (48.44%) Jenkins
2 57 (29.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 32 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 25 (13.02%) TeamCity
5 23 (11.98%) Hudson
6 20 (10.42%) Vagrant
7 18 (9.38%) Travis CI
8 17 (8.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (8.33%) Maven
10 11 (5.73%) Gradle
11 10 (5.21%) Subversion
12 9 (4.69%) Gatling
12 9 (4.69%) JUnit
12 9 (4.69%) Spock
13 7 (3.65%) GitLab
14 5 (2.60%) Selenium
15 4 (2.08%) MSBuild
16 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
16 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
17 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 12 (6.25%) Finance
2 10 (5.21%) Marketing
2 10 (5.21%) Retail
3 7 (3.65%) Electronics
3 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (55.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.63%) Consultant
2 30 (15.63%) DevOps Consultant
3 29 (15.10%) Software Engineer
4 27 (14.06%) Senior DevOps
4 27 (14.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 25 (13.02%) Cloud Engineer
6 23 (11.98%) Platform Engineer
7 18 (9.38%) AWS DevOps
8 17 (8.85%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (8.33%) Java Engineer
10 15 (7.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (6.77%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (4.69%) Site Engineer
13 9 (4.69%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 8 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 7 (3.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
15 7 (3.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 7 (3.65%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
2 21 (10.94%) Node.js
3 19 (9.90%) Sensu
4 11 (5.73%) Hibernate
4 11 (5.73%) Spring
4 11 (5.73%) Web Services
5 10 (5.21%) .NET
6 9 (4.69%) React
7 5 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.08%) D3.js
8 4 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.08%) RESTful
9 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.04%) J2EE
9 2 (1.04%) JSON
9 2 (1.04%) LAMP
10 1 (0.52%) GraphQL
10 1 (0.52%) Kafka
10 1 (0.52%) Sails.js
10 1 (0.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) Internet of Things
2 24 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 20 (10.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 14 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (5.21%) Private Cloud
6 8 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.65%) Cloud Native
7 7 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.60%) NHS
10 4 (2.08%) Robotics
11 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (51.04%) Linux
2 26 (13.54%) Windows
3 12 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.73%) CentOS
5 7 (3.65%) Unix
6 6 (3.13%) Debian
7 4 (2.08%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (88.02%) DevOps
2 103 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (35.94%) Configuration Management
4 66 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (19.79%) Open Source
6 37 (19.27%) Microservices
6 37 (19.27%) Software Engineering
7 32 (16.67%) Information Security
7 32 (16.67%) OO
8 31 (16.15%) BCP
8 31 (16.15%) ITIL
9 29 (15.10%) Load Balancing
10 26 (13.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (13.54%) Continuous Deployment
11 24 (12.50%) High Availability
12 23 (11.98%) IT Strategy
12 23 (11.98%) Mentoring
13 22 (11.46%) Decision-Making
13 22 (11.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 19 (9.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 108 (56.25%) Python
2 61 (31.77%) Ruby
3 44 (22.92%) Go
4 43 (22.40%) Java
5 29 (15.10%) Bash Shell
6 16 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.77%) PHP
8 11 (5.73%) Java 8
8 11 (5.73%) Perl
9 8 (4.17%) SQL
10 5 (2.60%) C#
10 5 (2.60%) Scala
11 4 (2.08%) Bourne shell
11 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.08%) Korn
12 3 (1.56%) C++
12 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) C
13 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (16.15%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (5.21%) AWS Certification
3 9 (4.69%) RHCE
3 9 (4.69%) RHCSA
System Software
1 156 (81.25%) Docker
2 11 (5.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.52%) iptables
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 138 (71.88%) Puppet
2 118 (61.46%) Opscode Chef
3 112 (58.33%) Ansible
4 88 (45.83%) Kubernetes
5 46 (23.96%) Packer
6 42 (21.88%) Graphite
7 35 (18.23%) Prometheus
8 32 (16.67%) Grafana
9 28 (14.58%) Consul
10 26 (13.54%) Docker Swarm
11 19 (9.90%) Nagios
11 19 (9.90%) Salt
12 18 (9.38%) Opsview
12 18 (9.38%) ZABBIX
13 3 (1.56%) Rancher
14 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.42%) Google
3 14 (7.29%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.17%) VMware
5 7 (3.65%) SAP
6 4 (2.08%) Blue Prism
6 4 (2.08%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.04%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.04%) Facebook
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco
8 1 (0.52%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk