Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 194 261 453
Rank change year-on-year +67 +192 +302
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 1,184 1,055 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.72% 1.25% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.23% 12.45% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 944 844 479
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,650 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,297 8,477 8,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 10.61% 10.00% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,543 6,461 6,705
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £29,550 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,760 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,635
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.24% +2.20%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the UK excluding London

Terraform
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terraform in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Terraform in the UK excluding London

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the UK excluding London

Terraform
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
North of England +75 413 £57,500 - 119
South East +77 365 £66,500 +6.40% 79
North West +48 208 £60,000 +4.35% 63
Yorkshire +54 174 £57,500 +4.55% 44
Midlands +68 158 £60,000 +4.35% 62
West Midlands +70 125 £60,000 +17.07% 45
South West +44 112 £58,750 -2.08% 29
Scotland +3 59 £55,000 +29.41% 30
East of England +32 58 £61,250 -5.77% 61
Wales +11 35 £52,000 +6.04% 18
East Midlands +22 33 £75,000 +17.65% 16
North East +32 31 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 878 (74.16%) DevOps
2 766 (64.70%) AWS
3 663 (56.00%) Docker
4 610 (51.52%) Ansible
5 597 (50.42%) Kubernetes
6 530 (44.76%) Python
7 504 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
8 503 (42.48%) Azure
9 465 (39.27%) Linux
10 420 (35.47%) Puppet
11 395 (33.36%) Jenkins
12 326 (27.53%) Infrastructure as Code
13 310 (26.18%) Git (software)
14 285 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
15 267 (22.55%) Configuration Management
16 255 (21.54%) Bash Shell
17 254 (21.45%) GCP
18 248 (20.95%) Windows
19 245 (20.69%) PowerShell
20 244 (20.61%) Java
21 214 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
22 187 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
23 186 (15.71%) SQL
24 161 (13.60%) Finance
24 161 (13.60%) Migration
25 157 (13.26%) Google
26 152 (12.84%) Software Engineering
27 149 (12.58%) VMware
28 148 (12.50%) Web Services
29 146 (12.33%) Test Automation

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 64 (5.41%) Confluence
2 51 (4.31%) OpenStack
3 40 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (2.62%) Apache
5 29 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 25 (2.11%) IIS
7 23 (1.94%) nginx
8 14 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.10%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.59%) SAS
12 6 (0.51%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.34%) CMS
14 4 (0.34%) Drupal
14 4 (0.34%) JBoss
15 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.17%) Windchill
3 1 (0.084%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
1 2 (0.17%) OpenCart
1 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 766 (64.70%) AWS
2 503 (42.48%) Azure
3 254 (21.45%) GCP
4 187 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 130 (10.98%) IaaS
6 114 (9.63%) GitHub
6 114 (9.63%) PaaS
7 107 (9.04%) Serverless
8 86 (7.26%) SaaS
9 80 (6.76%) AWS Lambda
10 74 (6.25%) Amazon S3
11 64 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
12 62 (5.24%) Amazon ECS
13 49 (4.14%) OpenShift
14 35 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 30 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 28 (2.36%) Datadog
17 27 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 23 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
19 22 (1.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 67 (5.66%) Firewall
2 63 (5.32%) DNS
3 41 (3.46%) Internet
4 37 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 33 (2.79%) WAN
6 28 (2.36%) VPN
7 23 (1.94%) DHCP
8 20 (1.69%) LAN
8 20 (1.69%) SAN
9 19 (1.60%) DMZ
10 17 (1.44%) HTTP
11 16 (1.35%) BGP
11 16 (1.35%) OSPF
12 15 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (1.10%) SSL
14 11 (0.93%) WLAN
15 10 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (0.84%) Junos
15 10 (0.84%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
2 97 (8.19%) SQL Server
3 91 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 72 (6.08%) MySQL
5 54 (4.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 46 (3.89%) Amazon RDS
7 42 (3.55%) Big Data
8 37 (3.13%) Redis
9 32 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 32 (2.70%) MongoDB
10 30 (2.53%) Relational Database
11 28 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 21 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
12 21 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
14 10 (0.84%) Pentaho
15 9 (0.76%) GIS
15 9 (0.76%) HBase
15 9 (0.76%) Power BI
16 7 (0.59%) Flink
Development Applications
1 395 (33.36%) Jenkins
2 310 (26.18%) Git (software)
3 106 (8.95%) JIRA
4 70 (5.91%) GitLab
5 69 (5.83%) Maven
5 69 (5.83%) TeamCity
6 64 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 61 (5.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 54 (4.56%) Artifactory
9 48 (4.05%) Bitbucket
10 40 (3.38%) SonarQube
11 38 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
12 33 (2.79%) CircleCI
13 32 (2.70%) Selenium
14 27 (2.28%) JUnit
15 24 (2.03%) Gatling
16 20 (1.69%) Gradle
17 18 (1.52%) Vagrant
18 16 (1.35%) Visual Studio
19 12 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 161 (13.60%) Finance
2 33 (2.79%) Retail
3 21 (1.77%) Law
4 16 (1.35%) Banking
5 15 (1.27%) Automotive
6 14 (1.18%) Electronics
6 14 (1.18%) Public Sector
7 13 (1.10%) Games
8 9 (0.76%) Billing
8 9 (0.76%) Marketing
9 8 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.68%) Legal
10 6 (0.51%) Back Office
10 6 (0.51%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.42%) Advertising
11 5 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.42%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.084%) Front Office
13 1 (0.084%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 498 (42.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 163 (13.77%) Cloud Engineer
3 136 (11.49%) Developer
4 117 (9.88%) AWS Engineer
5 91 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
6 81 (6.84%) Platform Engineer
6 81 (6.84%) Senior DevOps
7 79 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 70 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 68 (5.74%) AWS DevOps
10 67 (5.66%) Software Engineer
11 63 (5.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 59 (4.98%) Architect
13 54 (4.56%) Senior Developer
14 52 (4.39%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 48 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
16 43 (3.63%) Lead DevOps
17 40 (3.38%) Consultant
18 39 (3.29%) Java Engineer
19 36 (3.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (12.50%) Web Services
2 130 (10.98%) Node.js
3 102 (8.61%) React
4 83 (7.01%) Spring
5 80 (6.76%) .NET
6 73 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
7 58 (4.90%) AngularJS
8 50 (4.22%) HTML
9 42 (3.55%) CSS
10 41 (3.46%) JSON
11 33 (2.79%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (2.45%) Kafka
12 29 (2.45%) RESTful
12 29 (2.45%) Spring Boot
13 26 (2.20%) .NET Core
14 24 (2.03%) ASP.NET
14 24 (2.03%) Hibernate
15 22 (1.86%) .NET Framework
16 21 (1.77%) REST
17 20 (1.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 94 (7.94%) Public Cloud
2 82 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 38 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 33 (2.79%) Cloud Native
8 32 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
9 30 (2.53%) User Experience
10 29 (2.45%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.35%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.10%) Replication
13 11 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.93%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.84%) Infotainment
15 8 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.68%) Social Media
16 6 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 465 (39.27%) Linux
2 248 (20.95%) Windows
3 84 (7.09%) Windows Server
4 65 (5.49%) Unix
5 61 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (4.90%) CentOS
7 45 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.52%) Debian
9 15 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 12 (1.01%) VMS
10 12 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.42%) Android
12 5 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.42%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.17%) Solaris
14 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.084%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (74.16%) DevOps
2 504 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
3 326 (27.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 267 (22.55%) Configuration Management
5 214 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
6 161 (13.60%) Migration
7 152 (12.84%) Software Engineering
8 146 (12.33%) Test Automation
9 140 (11.82%) Microservices
10 133 (11.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 130 (10.98%) TDD
12 120 (10.14%) Scrum
13 119 (10.05%) Continuous Delivery
14 117 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
15 99 (8.36%) Open Source
16 90 (7.60%) Infrastructure Automation
17 82 (6.93%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 75 (6.33%) BDD
19 69 (5.83%) Deployment Automation
20 68 (5.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 530 (44.76%) Python
2 255 (21.54%) Bash Shell
3 245 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 244 (20.61%) Java
5 186 (15.71%) SQL
6 129 (10.90%) Ruby
7 125 (10.56%) JavaScript
8 106 (8.95%) Go
9 77 (6.50%) PHP
10 65 (5.49%) C#
11 57 (4.81%) Perl
12 41 (3.46%) Shell Script
13 38 (3.21%) Scala
14 37 (3.13%) Java 8
15 36 (3.04%) Kotlin
16 25 (2.11%) TypeScript
17 21 (1.77%) C++
18 17 (1.44%) C
19 15 (1.27%) PL/SQL
20 12 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 60 (5.07%) Degree
2 47 (3.97%) AWS Certification
3 44 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 35 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 24 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (1.86%) RHCE
7 17 (1.44%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.51%) CCNP
9 6 (0.51%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.25%) MCSA
12 3 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.17%) CISSP
13 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.17%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.17%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.77%) QA
2 9 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.42%) GDPR
4 4 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.25%) NIST
5 3 (0.25%) SLA
6 2 (0.17%) NCSC
7 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
System Software
1 663 (56.00%) Docker
2 105 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (7.85%) Active Directory
4 35 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 34 (2.87%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.60%) vSphere
7 17 (1.44%) XenApp
8 10 (0.84%) Ceph
8 10 (0.84%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.76%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.68%) KVM
11 7 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.59%) oVirt
11 7 (0.59%) Xen
12 6 (0.51%) NFS
13 5 (0.42%) GlusterFS
13 5 (0.42%) vCloud
14 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.25%) HDFS
15 3 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 610 (51.52%) Ansible
2 597 (50.42%) Kubernetes
3 420 (35.47%) Puppet
4 285 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
5 90 (7.60%) Packer
6 66 (5.57%) Docker Swarm
7 55 (4.65%) Prometheus
8 39 (3.29%) Grafana
9 36 (3.04%) Rancher
10 29 (2.45%) logstash
11 27 (2.28%) Nagios
12 25 (2.11%) ZABBIX
13 21 (1.77%) Kibana
14 20 (1.69%) Consul
14 20 (1.69%) Graphite
14 20 (1.69%) Mesos
15 18 (1.52%) HAProxy
16 17 (1.44%) Cloudify
17 13 (1.10%) Salt
18 12 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 157 (13.26%) Google
2 149 (12.58%) VMware
3 143 (12.08%) Microsoft
4 78 (6.59%) Oracle
5 62 (5.24%) Red Hat
6 45 (3.80%) Cisco
7 42 (3.55%) Splunk
8 36 (3.04%) Atlassian
9 30 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 23 (1.94%) Citrix
10 23 (1.94%) SaltStack
11 20 (1.69%) New Relic
12 19 (1.60%) Juniper
13 18 (1.52%) F5
14 16 (1.35%) CheckPoint
15 15 (1.27%) SolarWinds
16 14 (1.18%) HP
17 13 (1.10%) Cloudera
17 13 (1.10%) Rackspace
18 11 (0.93%) Alibaba