Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > South West
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 65 229
Rank change year-on-year -16 +164 +67
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 302 141 99
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.95% 4.41% 1.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.47% 28.83% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 124 84
10th Percentile £41,875 £37,875 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +10.77%

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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 991 489 1,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.98% 15.31% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 581 398 1,053
10th Percentile £30,500 £33,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £42,125 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the South West over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 September 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
Bristol -5 173 £60,000 - 26
Gloucestershire -17 60 £67,500 +3.85% 9
Wiltshire -19 31 £62,500 +19.05% 7
Somerset -26 11 £45,000 -14.29%
Devon -10 7 £55,000 -38.89% 1
Dorset - 5 £42,500 - 4
Cornwall - 1 £37,500 - 2
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 244 (80.79%) DevOps
2 171 (56.62%) AWS
3 168 (55.63%) Azure
4 163 (53.97%) Infrastructure as Code
5 162 (53.64%) Docker
6 151 (50.00%) Ansible
7 145 (48.01%) Kubernetes
8 136 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (34.77%) Jenkins
10 96 (31.79%) Linux
11 84 (27.81%) Security Cleared
12 79 (26.16%) SC Cleared
13 73 (24.17%) Java
14 72 (23.84%) Software Engineering
15 71 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
16 68 (22.52%) AWS CloudFormation
17 67 (22.19%) PowerShell
18 66 (21.85%) Python
19 65 (21.52%) Microservices
20 63 (20.86%) GCP
21 61 (20.20%) Bash Shell
22 59 (19.54%) Puppet
23 57 (18.87%) Scrum
24 56 (18.54%) Windows
25 55 (18.21%) Serverless
26 48 (15.89%) Mentoring
27 47 (15.56%) Social Skills
28 46 (15.23%) Open Source
29 45 (14.90%) Microsoft
30 40 (13.25%) Opscode Chef

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 13 (4.30%) Confluence
2 10 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.66%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.99%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) Kentico
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 171 (56.62%) AWS
2 168 (55.63%) Azure
3 68 (22.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 63 (20.86%) GCP
5 55 (18.21%) Serverless
6 29 (9.60%) AWS Lambda
7 28 (9.27%) GitHub
8 22 (7.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 22 (7.28%) OpenShift
9 21 (6.95%) Azure Key Vault
9 21 (6.95%) SaaS
10 20 (6.62%) PaaS
11 16 (5.30%) Amazon ECS
12 14 (4.64%) IaaS
13 8 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (2.65%) Amazon S3
14 7 (2.32%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (2.32%) CloudFront
14 7 (2.32%) Heroku
14 7 (2.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.31%) IPv4
1 10 (3.31%) OSPF
1 10 (3.31%) VLAN
1 10 (3.31%) VPN
2 8 (2.65%) DNS
3 7 (2.32%) Internet
4 6 (1.99%) Firewall
5 4 (1.32%) LAN
5 4 (1.32%) SSL
5 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.32%) WAN
6 2 (0.66%) HTTP
6 2 (0.66%) MQTT
7 1 (0.33%) DHCP
7 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) SAN
7 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.61%) MongoDB
1 26 (8.61%) MySQL
2 25 (8.28%) Hadoop
3 22 (7.28%) Big Data
4 9 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (2.32%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.66%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 105 (34.77%) Jenkins
2 27 (8.94%) Bitbucket
3 26 (8.61%) GitLab
4 25 (8.28%) Git (software)
5 20 (6.62%) Eclipse
5 20 (6.62%) JIRA
5 20 (6.62%) JMeter
5 20 (6.62%) Robot Framework
5 20 (6.62%) SonarQube
6 9 (2.98%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.99%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.99%) CircleCI
8 3 (0.99%) Maven
9 2 (0.66%) AppScan
9 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.33%) Cypress.io
10 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
General
1 47 (15.56%) Social Skills
2 23 (7.62%) Finance
3 18 (5.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 17 (5.63%) Wearables
5 12 (3.97%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.32%) Legal
6 7 (2.32%) Local Government
6 7 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (1.99%) Documentation Skills
8 4 (1.32%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.99%) Electronics
9 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.99%) Marketing
9 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 156 (51.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (13.58%) Senior DevOps
2 41 (13.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 34 (11.26%) Developer
4 32 (10.60%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (8.61%) Architect
5 26 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 22 (7.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 21 (6.95%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (6.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.29%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (4.97%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 14 (4.64%) Platform Engineer
11 13 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 12 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
12 12 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.64%) Technical Architect
14 10 (3.31%) Principal Architect
14 10 (3.31%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.25%) Spring
2 36 (11.92%) Kafka
3 34 (11.26%) Web Services
4 26 (8.61%) .NET
5 24 (7.95%) Elastic Stack
6 23 (7.62%) REST
7 21 (6.95%) GraphQL
7 21 (6.95%) Hibernate
7 21 (6.95%) JavaBeans
7 21 (6.95%) Middleware
8 20 (6.62%) Apache NiFi
8 20 (6.62%) ARM Templates
8 20 (6.62%) OAuth
8 20 (6.62%) OAuth2
9 12 (3.97%) React
10 11 (3.64%) .NET Core
11 9 (2.98%) Node.js
12 8 (2.65%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.65%) CSS
13 7 (2.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.62%) Cyberattack
3 17 (5.63%) Smartphone
4 14 (4.64%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.32%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.32%) Blog
6 7 (2.32%) Internet of Things
6 7 (2.32%) Legacy Systems
7 6 (1.99%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.99%) Home Automation
7 6 (1.99%) Smart Home
7 6 (1.99%) User Experience
8 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.33%) Legacy Applications
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (31.79%) Linux
2 56 (18.54%) Windows
3 14 (4.64%) CentOS
3 14 (4.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.31%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (1.99%) Android
6 6 (1.99%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.32%) Unix
8 3 (0.99%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (80.79%) DevOps
2 163 (53.97%) Infrastructure as Code
3 136 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (23.84%) Software Engineering
5 71 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (21.52%) Microservices
7 57 (18.87%) Scrum
8 48 (15.89%) Mentoring
9 46 (15.23%) Open Source
10 36 (11.92%) TDD
11 35 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (11.26%) Analytics
12 34 (11.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 32 (10.60%) Coaching
14 31 (10.26%) Configuration Management
15 25 (8.28%) Machine Learning
15 25 (8.28%) Test Automation
16 23 (7.62%) BDD
16 23 (7.62%) Computer Science
16 23 (7.62%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.17%) Java
2 67 (22.19%) PowerShell
3 66 (21.85%) Python
4 61 (20.20%) Bash Shell
5 34 (11.26%) C#
6 30 (9.93%) SQL
7 23 (7.62%) Ruby
8 21 (6.95%) Java 8
8 21 (6.95%) JavaScript
9 17 (5.63%) MATLAB
10 11 (3.64%) Go
10 11 (3.64%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.98%) ES6
12 5 (1.66%) C++
13 4 (1.32%) Clojure
13 4 (1.32%) PHP
13 4 (1.32%) Scala
14 3 (0.99%) Haskell
14 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 84 (27.81%) Security Cleared
2 79 (26.16%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.60%) Degree
4 16 (5.30%) AWS Certification
5 8 (2.65%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) MCSA
6 2 (0.66%) MCSE
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.33%) SAFe Agilist
7 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
1 2 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) GDPR
2 1 (0.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 162 (53.64%) Docker
2 15 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 151 (50.00%) Ansible
2 145 (48.01%) Kubernetes
3 59 (19.54%) Puppet
4 40 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (8.94%) Packer
6 4 (1.32%) Grafana
6 4 (1.32%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.66%) Consul
8 1 (0.33%) Bitnami
8 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Graphite
8 1 (0.33%) Kibana
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.33%) SCCM
8 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.58%) Google
3 23 (7.62%) Oracle
3 23 (7.62%) VMware
4 22 (7.28%) Atlassian
5 20 (6.62%) Splunk
6 6 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.32%) Cisco
7 4 (1.32%) Citrix
8 3 (0.99%) NetApp
8 3 (0.99%) SAP
8 3 (0.99%) Veeam
9 2 (0.66%) Apple
9 2 (0.66%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (0.66%) Sonatype
9 2 (0.66%) Veracode
10 1 (0.33%) Confluent
10 1 (0.33%) Dell
10 1 (0.33%) Netlify
10 1 (0.33%) SaltStack