Period
to 23 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 197 316
Rank change year-on-year +44 +119 +38
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 190 179 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.89% 1.52% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.89% 16.00% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 139 42
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,350 £37,750
90th Percentile £78,384 £71,250 £69,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%

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 1,062 1,119 1,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.57% 9.50% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 797 938 802
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 23 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +30 147 £60,000 +14.29% 65
Cheshire +35 31 £65,000 +10.64% 2
Merseyside +8 8 £67,500 -6.90% 2
Lancashire -17 4 £32,500 - 3
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 167 (87.89%) DevOps
2 160 (84.21%) AWS
3 125 (65.79%) Docker
4 92 (48.42%) Ansible
5 91 (47.89%) Python
6 86 (45.26%) Jenkins
7 83 (43.68%) Azure
7 83 (43.68%) Puppet
8 80 (42.11%) Linux
9 74 (38.95%) Kubernetes
10 71 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
12 48 (25.26%) GCP
12 48 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (23.68%) Infrastructure as Code
14 38 (20.00%) Amazon S3
15 37 (19.47%) Serverless
16 36 (18.95%) AWS Lambda
17 35 (18.42%) Configuration Management
17 35 (18.42%) GitHub
18 34 (17.89%) Amazon EC2
19 31 (16.32%) Bash Shell
20 29 (15.26%) Test Automation
21 28 (14.74%) Microservices
21 28 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
22 27 (14.21%) Greenfield Project
22 27 (14.21%) Git (software)
22 27 (14.21%) Windows
23 26 (13.68%) JSON
23 26 (13.68%) Amazon RDS

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 9 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.16%) IIS
3 3 (1.58%) Confluence
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.05%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 160 (84.21%) AWS
2 83 (43.68%) Azure
3 48 (25.26%) GCP
4 38 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 37 (19.47%) Serverless
6 36 (18.95%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (18.42%) GitHub
8 34 (17.89%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (13.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 23 (12.11%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (12.11%) Datadog
10 23 (12.11%) Slack
11 16 (8.42%) Heroku
12 14 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (5.79%) SaaS
14 9 (4.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (3.68%) IBM Cloud
16 6 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (3.16%) Amazon Kinesis
16 6 (3.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.00%) Firewall
2 10 (5.26%) WAN
3 8 (4.21%) DNS
3 8 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.16%) DHCP
5 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.05%) IPv4
5 2 (1.05%) Network Security
5 2 (1.05%) Skype
6 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.53%) VPN
6 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.68%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (12.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 24 (12.63%) Big Data
3 10 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.68%) MySQL
6 6 (3.16%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.05%) RethinkDB
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.53%) Ingres
9 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.53%) Redis
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 86 (45.26%) Jenkins
2 27 (14.21%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.58%) GitLab
4 18 (9.47%) Maven
5 17 (8.95%) Gatling
5 17 (8.95%) JUnit
5 17 (8.95%) Selenium
6 13 (6.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (6.84%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.26%) Vagrant
8 7 (3.68%) Travis CI
9 5 (2.63%) JIRA
9 5 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.58%) Gradle
10 3 (1.58%) Spock
11 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.53%) CF BOSH
12 1 (0.53%) GoCD
12 1 (0.53%) Spinnaker
General
1 21 (11.05%) Retail
2 18 (9.47%) Banking
3 9 (4.74%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.63%) Finance
5 3 (1.58%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (39.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (19.47%) Developer
3 32 (16.84%) Cloud Engineer
4 28 (14.74%) AWS Engineer
4 28 (14.74%) Senior DevOps
4 28 (14.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 24 (12.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 23 (12.11%) Python Developer
7 22 (11.58%) Consultant
8 20 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 16 (8.42%) DevSecOps Consultant
11 14 (7.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 13 (6.84%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (5.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (5.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 10 (5.26%) Java Developer
14 10 (5.26%) Senior Developer
14 10 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (5.26%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.68%) JSON
2 24 (12.63%) RESTful
3 23 (12.11%) XML
4 21 (11.05%) Node.js
5 18 (9.47%) Spring
6 17 (8.95%) Django
6 17 (8.95%) Elastic Stack
6 17 (8.95%) Hibernate
6 17 (8.95%) Web Services
7 16 (8.42%) Dropwizard
8 9 (4.74%) .NET
8 9 (4.74%) Sensu
9 5 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.11%) CSS
10 4 (2.11%) HTML
10 4 (2.11%) Kafka
10 4 (2.11%) Laravel
11 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.58%) SAML
11 3 (1.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.21%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (12.63%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (9.47%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.68%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.63%) User Experience
6 3 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Blog
8 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 80 (42.11%) Linux
2 27 (14.21%) Windows
3 11 (5.79%) Unix
4 9 (4.74%) CentOS
4 9 (4.74%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Android
6 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.05%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (87.89%) DevOps
2 71 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (23.68%) Infrastructure as Code
5 35 (18.42%) Configuration Management
6 29 (15.26%) Test Automation
7 28 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 28 (14.74%) Microservices
8 25 (13.16%) TDD
9 23 (12.11%) API Design
9 23 (12.11%) Multithreading
10 22 (11.58%) BDD
11 20 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (9.47%) Deployment Automation
13 17 (8.95%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (8.95%) DevSecOps
14 16 (8.42%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.42%) Information Security
14 16 (8.42%) Open Source
15 14 (7.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (47.89%) Python
2 31 (16.32%) Bash Shell
3 25 (13.16%) PHP
4 24 (12.63%) PowerShell
4 24 (12.63%) Shell Script
5 22 (11.58%) Java
6 19 (10.00%) Ruby
7 17 (8.95%) Java 8
8 8 (4.21%) Go
8 8 (4.21%) SQL
9 6 (3.16%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.58%) Perl
11 2 (1.05%) Groovy
12 1 (0.53%) C#
12 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (2.11%) AWS Certification
2 4 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.11%) Degree
3 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 125 (65.79%) Docker
2 9 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 92 (48.42%) Ansible
2 83 (43.68%) Puppet
3 74 (38.95%) Kubernetes
4 55 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (10.53%) Prometheus
6 11 (5.79%) Grafana
6 11 (5.79%) Graphite
7 9 (4.74%) Packer
8 7 (3.68%) Kibana
9 6 (3.16%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (3.16%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (3.16%) Salt
10 5 (2.63%) ZABBIX
11 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.58%) Consul
12 3 (1.58%) Nagios
13 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
13 2 (1.05%) FortiGate
13 2 (1.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (6.32%) Cisco
2 12 (6.32%) VMware
3 11 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.26%) Meraki
5 6 (3.16%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.63%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.63%) New Relic
7 4 (2.11%) Symantec
8 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.58%) SAP
8 3 (1.58%) Splunk
8 3 (1.58%) Zscaler
9 2 (1.05%) Alibaba
9 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.05%) Google
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle
9 2 (1.05%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.53%) HP
10 1 (0.53%) SaltStack