Period
to 24 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > South East
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 89 187
Rank change year-on-year +16 +98 +137
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 762 269 432
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.25% 3.35% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.97% 24.66% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 449 234 353
10th Percentile £50,400 £41,475 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £61,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.15% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,724 1,091 2,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.18% 13.60% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,625 888 2,131
10th Percentile £32,550 £34,775 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,813 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £59,102
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.75% +7.46%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Terraform in the South East.

Salary trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the South East over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 October 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
Thames Valley +13 308 £65,000 - 52
Hampshire +7 261 £60,000 +20.00% 25
Berkshire -3 204 £65,000 - 29
East Sussex +8 89 £77,500 +21.57% 6
Buckinghamshire -9 63 £58,750 -6.00% 13
Surrey -62 51 £86,250 +32.69% 7
Oxfordshire +9 41 £70,000 +8.53% 10
West Sussex -8 23 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Kent -40 7 £50,000 -39.39% 4
Home Counties -10 4 £105,000 +10.53%
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 588 (77.17%) DevOps
2 420 (55.12%) AWS
3 387 (50.79%) Azure
4 362 (47.51%) Ansible
5 342 (44.88%) Docker
6 327 (42.91%) Kubernetes
7 318 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
8 308 (40.42%) Linux
9 277 (36.35%) Jenkins
10 276 (36.22%) Infrastructure as Code
11 235 (30.84%) Java
12 215 (28.22%) Python
13 191 (25.07%) Microservices
14 161 (21.13%) Git (software)
15 155 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
16 148 (19.42%) PowerShell
17 144 (18.90%) Finance
18 129 (16.93%) Scrum
19 127 (16.67%) Spring
20 123 (16.14%) Software Engineering
21 120 (15.75%) Bash Shell
22 109 (14.30%) Security Cleared
22 109 (14.30%) Degree
22 109 (14.30%) Social Skills
23 108 (14.17%) Puppet
24 106 (13.91%) Big Data
24 106 (13.91%) .NET
25 105 (13.78%) Windows
26 103 (13.52%) C#
26 103 (13.52%) REST

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 79 (10.37%) Apache Spark
2 43 (5.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 34 (4.46%) Apache
4 29 (3.81%) Confluence
5 22 (2.89%) nginx
6 17 (2.23%) IIS
7 15 (1.97%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.79%) JBoss
9 6 (0.79%) Jupyter
9 6 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.66%) Jetty
11 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.26%) CMS
13 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.13%) GemFire
13 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.26%) Shopify
3 1 (0.13%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 420 (55.12%) AWS
2 387 (50.79%) Azure
3 87 (11.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 84 (11.02%) Serverless
5 82 (10.76%) GitHub
6 80 (10.50%) PaaS
7 75 (9.84%) GCP
8 73 (9.58%) IaaS
9 63 (8.27%) Amazon EC2
10 57 (7.48%) Azure Active Directory
11 48 (6.30%) SaaS
12 45 (5.91%) AWS Lambda
13 43 (5.64%) Amazon Kinesis
14 32 (4.20%) Amazon S3
15 27 (3.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 26 (3.41%) Azure Key Vault
17 24 (3.15%) Amazon ECS
17 24 (3.15%) Amazon EKS
18 23 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
19 18 (2.36%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.02%) Firewall
2 15 (1.97%) Internet
3 14 (1.84%) BGP
3 14 (1.84%) IPsec
3 14 (1.84%) VPN
4 12 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.31%) Network Security
6 6 (0.79%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (0.79%) SMTP
7 5 (0.66%) HTTP
8 4 (0.52%) DNS
9 3 (0.39%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) Wireless
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.13%) FTP
11 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (13.91%) Big Data
2 75 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 59 (7.74%) Relational Database
4 55 (7.22%) MariaDB
5 54 (7.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 45 (5.91%) HBase
7 41 (5.38%) MySQL
8 31 (4.07%) Redis
9 29 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 26 (3.41%) NoSQL
10 26 (3.41%) SQL Server
11 24 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.84%) Data Lake
14 10 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (1.31%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.79%) Amazon Athena
15 6 (0.79%) Electronic Patient Records
15 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 277 (36.35%) Jenkins
2 161 (21.13%) Git (software)
3 61 (8.01%) GitLab
3 61 (8.01%) JIRA
3 61 (8.01%) Octopus Deploy
4 41 (5.38%) TeamCity
5 40 (5.25%) Bitbucket
6 39 (5.12%) SpecFlow
7 31 (4.07%) Selenium
8 12 (1.57%) Moq
9 9 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.05%) SonarQube
11 7 (0.92%) Maven
11 7 (0.92%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.92%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.79%) JMeter
12 6 (0.79%) Locust
12 6 (0.79%) WebSurge
13 5 (0.66%) Terragrunt
General
1 144 (18.90%) Finance
2 109 (14.30%) Social Skills
3 81 (10.63%) Law
4 72 (9.45%) Banking
5 71 (9.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 46 (6.04%) Presentation Skills
7 34 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (3.67%) Games
9 26 (3.41%) Organisational Skills
10 15 (1.97%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.71%) Marketing
12 10 (1.31%) Retail
13 9 (1.18%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.79%) Documentation Skills
14 6 (0.79%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.52%) Publishing
16 3 (0.39%) Military
17 2 (0.26%) Electronics
18 1 (0.13%) Automotive
18 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 256 (33.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 171 (22.44%) Developer
3 114 (14.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 77 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 68 (8.92%) Software Engineer
6 64 (8.40%) AWS Engineer
7 47 (6.17%) Architect
8 45 (5.91%) Senior DevOps
8 45 (5.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 43 (5.64%) Azure Engineer
10 38 (4.99%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (4.33%) AWS DevOps
11 33 (4.33%) Principal Engineer
11 33 (4.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 31 (4.07%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 30 (3.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 30 (3.94%) Lead DevOps
13 30 (3.94%) Principal Software Engineer
14 29 (3.81%) Developer in Test
14 29 (3.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (16.67%) Spring
2 106 (13.91%) .NET
3 103 (13.52%) REST
4 99 (12.99%) Spring Boot
5 93 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
6 92 (12.07%) Kafka
7 70 (9.19%) Middleware
7 70 (9.19%) React
8 69 (9.06%) Web Services
9 56 (7.35%) ARM Templates
10 48 (6.30%) .NET Core
11 47 (6.17%) Lambda Expressions
12 43 (5.64%) Drools
13 40 (5.25%) Node.js
14 28 (3.67%) GraphQL
15 27 (3.54%) OAuth
15 27 (3.54%) RESTful
16 26 (3.41%) Hibernate
17 25 (3.28%) JavaBeans
18 24 (3.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.77%) User Experience
2 35 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (3.67%) Virtual Team
4 23 (3.02%) Public Cloud
5 19 (2.49%) Cloud Native
6 16 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.57%) iPad
8 11 (1.44%) Legacy Systems
8 11 (1.44%) Life Science
9 9 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.52%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 308 (40.42%) Linux
2 105 (13.78%) Windows
3 52 (6.82%) Unix
4 43 (5.64%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.84%) CentOS
7 13 (1.71%) Fedora
8 12 (1.57%) Android
9 11 (1.44%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.39%) VMS
11 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.13%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (77.17%) DevOps
2 318 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (36.22%) Infrastructure as Code
4 191 (25.07%) Microservices
5 155 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
6 129 (16.93%) Scrum
7 123 (16.14%) Software Engineering
8 100 (13.12%) Test Automation
9 94 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
10 92 (12.07%) Analytics
11 86 (11.29%) Full Stack Development
12 85 (11.15%) Computer Science
13 79 (10.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 70 (9.19%) Technical Leadership
15 66 (8.66%) Digital Banking
16 64 (8.40%) Coaching
17 61 (8.01%) Configuration Management
17 61 (8.01%) TDD
18 55 (7.22%) BDD
19 52 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 235 (30.84%) Java
2 215 (28.22%) Python
3 148 (19.42%) PowerShell
4 120 (15.75%) Bash Shell
5 103 (13.52%) C#
6 94 (12.34%) SQL
7 68 (8.92%) JavaScript
8 54 (7.09%) Go
9 41 (5.38%) Ruby
10 35 (4.59%) Java 8
11 30 (3.94%) Groovy
12 27 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 24 (3.15%) Perl
14 19 (2.49%) PHP
15 17 (2.23%) Scala
15 17 (2.23%) TypeScript
16 16 (2.10%) C
16 16 (2.10%) Kotlin
17 8 (1.05%) C++
18 5 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (14.30%) Degree
1 109 (14.30%) Security Cleared
2 79 (10.37%) SC Cleared
3 34 (4.46%) AWS Certification
4 29 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 6 (0.79%) CISSP
8 5 (0.66%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.26%) CCNA
10 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MCSE
11 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.13%) OCP
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.51%) QA
2 13 (1.71%) SLA
3 6 (0.79%) ISO 13485
4 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.26%) NCSC
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 342 (44.88%) Docker
2 49 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 35 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.66%) KVM
7 3 (0.39%) Firmware
7 3 (0.39%) LXC
7 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.13%) HDFS
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 362 (47.51%) Ansible
2 327 (42.91%) Kubernetes
3 108 (14.17%) Puppet
4 87 (11.42%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.36%) Grafana
5 18 (2.36%) Packer
6 8 (1.05%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.92%) Consul
8 6 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.66%) Opsview
10 4 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.52%) Istio
10 4 (0.52%) SCCM
10 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.39%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.39%) logstash
12 2 (0.26%) Graphite
12 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 87 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.77%) Google
3 27 (3.54%) Oracle
4 25 (3.28%) VMware
5 11 (1.44%) Databricks
6 9 (1.18%) Dynatrace
6 9 (1.18%) New Relic
6 9 (1.18%) Palo Alto
7 8 (1.05%) LogicMonitor
8 7 (0.92%) Apple
8 7 (0.92%) Okta
9 5 (0.66%) Elastic Path
9 5 (0.66%) Lets Encrypt
9 5 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.66%) Splunk
10 4 (0.52%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.39%) Cisco
11 3 (0.39%) Meraki
11 3 (0.39%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.39%) Xamarin