Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 325 341
Rank change year-on-year +125 +16 -
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 172 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.47% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.69% 4.82% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 134 42 13
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £38,975 £37,750 £43,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £69,125 £66,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +13.64%

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 1,096 996 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.38% 7.81% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 930 791 669
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +87 131 £52,500 +5.00% 28
Cheshire +40 31 £58,750 +6.82% 7
Lancashire +11 3 - - 4
Merseyside - 3 £72,500 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 147 (85.47%) DevOps
2 144 (83.72%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (77.33%) Docker
4 122 (70.93%) Puppet
5 113 (65.70%) Ansible
5 113 (65.70%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (65.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 103 (59.88%) Python
8 99 (57.56%) Linux
9 94 (54.65%) Jenkins
10 85 (49.42%) Kubernetes
10 85 (49.42%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (46.51%) Configuration Management
13 66 (38.37%) Ruby
14 54 (31.40%) Google Cloud Platform
15 53 (30.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 46 (26.74%) Open Source
17 44 (25.58%) Go
18 43 (25.00%) Packer
19 41 (23.84%) Graphite
19 41 (23.84%) AWS CloudFormation
20 40 (23.26%) Git (software)
21 38 (22.09%) Java
22 34 (19.77%) Microservices
23 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
23 32 (18.60%) Google
24 30 (17.44%) Software Engineering
24 30 (17.44%) Windows
25 29 (16.86%) Vagrant

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 (4.65%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.07%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.16%) Apache
3 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.16%) JBoss
3 2 (1.16%) nginx
3 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 144 (83.72%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (65.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (31.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 41 (23.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (8.72%) IBM Cloud
6 12 (6.98%) Serverless
7 11 (6.40%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (6.40%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (4.07%) IaaS
9 6 (3.49%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.74%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (1.74%) GitHub
11 3 (1.74%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.58%) Akamai
12 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.58%) Datadog
12 1 (0.58%) NuGet
12 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.79%) Firewall
2 21 (12.21%) VPN
3 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.23%) Internet
5 4 (2.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) LAN
6 1 (0.58%) Network Security
6 1 (0.58%) PPP
6 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.23%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.65%) Big Data
4 7 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.49%) MySQL
6 5 (2.91%) Redis
7 3 (1.74%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.16%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (54.65%) Jenkins
2 53 (30.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 40 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 29 (16.86%) Vagrant
5 26 (15.12%) Hudson
6 23 (13.37%) TeamCity
7 18 (10.47%) Travis CI
8 16 (9.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (5.81%) Maven
9 10 (5.81%) Subversion
10 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.16%) GitLab
12 2 (1.16%) Gradle
12 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.58%) Chocolatey
13 1 (0.58%) GoCD
13 1 (0.58%) JIRA
13 1 (0.58%) WiX
General
1 14 (8.14%) Finance
2 12 (6.98%) Marketing
3 8 (4.65%) Electronics
3 8 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.65%) Retail
3 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Law
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (55.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (16.28%) Senior DevOps
2 28 (16.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 26 (15.12%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) AWS DevOps
5 18 (10.47%) Platform Engineer
6 17 (9.88%) Software Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Consultant
9 9 (5.23%) DevOps Consultant
9 9 (5.23%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (5.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 8 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (3.49%) Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Java Software Engineer
13 5 (2.91%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.12%) Elastic Stack
2 19 (11.05%) Sensu
3 16 (9.30%) Web Services
4 13 (7.56%) Node.js
5 11 (6.40%) .NET
6 9 (5.23%) React
7 5 (2.91%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.33%) D3.js
8 4 (2.33%) RESTful
9 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.16%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.16%) J2EE
9 2 (1.16%) JSON
9 2 (1.16%) LAMP
9 2 (1.16%) Spring
9 2 (1.16%) YAML
10 1 (0.58%) GraphQL
10 1 (0.58%) REST
10 1 (0.58%) Sails.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Public Cloud
2 22 (12.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (9.30%) Private Cloud
4 14 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.23%) Internet of Things
6 8 (4.65%) Cloud Native
6 8 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.33%) Robotics
9 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.74%) NHS
10 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) Fintech
11 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.58%) User Experience
11 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (57.56%) Linux
2 30 (17.44%) Windows
3 8 (4.65%) CentOS
4 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.07%) Unix
5 5 (2.91%) Debian
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.74%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (85.47%) DevOps
2 85 (49.42%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (46.51%) Configuration Management
5 46 (26.74%) Open Source
6 34 (19.77%) Microservices
7 30 (17.44%) Software Engineering
8 27 (15.70%) Load Balancing
9 26 (15.12%) Continuous Deployment
10 24 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (13.95%) High Availability
11 21 (12.21%) SIEM
12 20 (11.63%) Decision-Making
13 18 (10.47%) IT Strategy
14 17 (9.88%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.40%) Information Security
16 11 (6.40%) ITIL
16 11 (6.40%) OO
16 11 (6.40%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 103 (59.88%) Python
2 66 (38.37%) Ruby
3 44 (25.58%) Go
4 38 (22.09%) Java
5 29 (16.86%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.95%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.81%) Perl
8 6 (3.49%) SQL
9 5 (2.91%) C#
10 4 (2.33%) Bourne shell
10 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.33%) Korn
10 4 (2.33%) PHP
10 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.74%) C++
12 2 (1.16%) Groovy
12 2 (1.16%) Java 8
12 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (5.23%) RHCE
2 9 (5.23%) RHCSA
3 6 (3.49%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 133 (77.33%) Docker
2 17 (9.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) KVM
4 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 122 (70.93%) Puppet
2 113 (65.70%) Ansible
2 113 (65.70%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (49.42%) Kubernetes
4 43 (25.00%) Packer
5 41 (23.84%) Graphite
6 27 (15.70%) Consul
6 27 (15.70%) Prometheus
7 26 (15.12%) Grafana
8 24 (13.95%) Docker Swarm
9 22 (12.79%) Nagios
10 21 (12.21%) Salt
11 20 (11.63%) Opsview
11 20 (11.63%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.74%) Rancher
13 2 (1.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (18.60%) Google
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.65%) SAP
3 8 (4.65%) VMware
4 4 (2.33%) Blue Prism
4 4 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 3 (1.74%) Splunk
6 2 (1.16%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.16%) Facebook
7 1 (0.58%) PagerDuty