Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 473 1044 1269
Rank change year-on-year +571 +225 -
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 1014 223 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.11% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.59% 1.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 823 178 20
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,375 £61,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% -

Terraform is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15389 16963 16495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.76% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12465 13811 13162
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,625 £29,638
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the UK over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. 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
England +528 951 £65,000 +4.00% 99
London +422 668 £70,000 +12.00% 68
UK excluding London +251 310 £55,000 -12.00% 33
South East +151 106 £64,500 +19.44% 11
North of England +59 89 £50,000 -20.00% 14
North West +10 45 £50,000 -20.00% 8
Midlands +27 43 £52,500 -12.50% 1
West Midlands +31 31 £57,500 -8.00%
Yorkshire +52 29 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Wales - 24 £55,000 - 1
East of England +19 21 £48,000 -43.53% 3
South West +15 20 £60,000 -11.11% 2
North East +35 15 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands +22 12 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland - 7 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Terraform.

1 805 (79.39%) Amazon AWS
2 762 (75.15%) DevOps
3 667 (65.78%) Linux
4 664 (65.48%) Ansible
5 603 (59.47%) Docker
6 592 (58.38%) Puppet
7 514 (50.69%) Jenkins
8 481 (47.44%) Python
9 457 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
10 409 (40.34%) Opscode Chef
11 315 (31.07%) Configuration Management
12 306 (30.18%) Ruby
13 301 (29.68%) Kubernetes
14 294 (28.99%) Bash Shell
15 292 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
16 236 (23.27%) Java
17 228 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
18 212 (20.91%) Git (software)
19 179 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
20 177 (17.46%) AWS CloudFormation
21 175 (17.26%) Packer
22 162 (15.98%) Scrum
23 151 (14.89%) Finance
23 151 (14.89%) Go
24 146 (14.40%) Windows
25 143 (14.10%) Node.js
26 140 (13.81%) TDD
27 139 (13.71%) Open Source
28 132 (13.02%) Red Hat
29 131 (12.92%) TeamCity

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 179 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 122 (12.03%) Apache
3 110 (10.85%) Tomcat
4 90 (8.88%) nginx
5 88 (8.68%) OpenStack
6 42 (4.14%) Confluence
7 37 (3.65%) Apache Spark
8 36 (3.55%) Jetty
9 23 (2.27%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.07%) CloudStack
11 17 (1.68%) JBoss
12 16 (1.58%) WebSphere
13 14 (1.38%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (1.08%) Skype for Business
16 10 (0.99%) IIS
17 9 (0.89%) CMS
17 9 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (0.79%) Traefik
19 3 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Magento
1 2 (0.20%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.099%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 805 (79.39%) Amazon AWS
2 228 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 177 (17.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 110 (10.85%) Amazon EC2
5 86 (8.48%) Amazon S3
6 78 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 66 (6.51%) SaaS
8 60 (5.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 57 (5.62%) IaaS
10 47 (4.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 45 (4.44%) GitHub
12 40 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
13 37 (3.65%) PaaS
14 30 (2.96%) Amazon ELB
15 28 (2.76%) Route 53
16 27 (2.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 26 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
18 22 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 20 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
20 18 (1.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.20%) DNS
2 65 (6.41%) Firewall
3 51 (5.03%) Internet
4 29 (2.86%) HTTP
5 23 (2.27%) Kerberos
6 20 (1.97%) DHCP
7 19 (1.87%) LDAP
8 18 (1.78%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.78%) VPN
9 12 (1.18%) Network Security
10 11 (1.08%) PBX
10 11 (1.08%) PSTN
10 11 (1.08%) Skype
11 10 (0.99%) BGP
12 9 (0.89%) OpenVPN
13 8 (0.79%) SSL
13 8 (0.79%) VoIP
14 6 (0.59%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.49%) IPsec
15 5 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (11.05%) NoSQL
2 99 (9.76%) MySQL
3 90 (8.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 88 (8.68%) MongoDB
5 71 (7.00%) Big Data
6 70 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 67 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (4.73%) Redis
9 38 (3.75%) Amazon RDS
10 34 (3.35%) Hadoop
11 32 (3.16%) SQL Server
12 23 (2.27%) Neo4j
13 19 (1.87%) InfluxDB
14 14 (1.38%) Relational Database
15 13 (1.28%) Apache Hive
15 13 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.08%) Riak
17 9 (0.89%) Blockchain
18 7 (0.69%) HBase
18 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 514 (50.69%) Jenkins
2 212 (20.91%) Git (software)
3 131 (12.92%) TeamCity
4 97 (9.57%) JIRA
5 63 (6.21%) Maven
6 62 (6.11%) Vagrant
7 52 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (4.14%) Subversion
9 38 (3.75%) Hudson
10 32 (3.16%) Artifactory
11 29 (2.86%) Cucumber
12 27 (2.66%) Ant
13 26 (2.56%) Bitbucket
13 26 (2.56%) GitLab
13 26 (2.56%) Selenium
14 17 (1.68%) Gradle
15 16 (1.58%) Gitweb
15 16 (1.58%) SonarQube
16 14 (1.38%) WebDriver
17 13 (1.28%) CircleCI
General
1 151 (14.89%) Finance
2 103 (10.16%) Telecoms
3 60 (5.92%) Marketing
4 46 (4.54%) Retail
5 41 (4.04%) Games
6 38 (3.75%) Law
6 38 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 36 (3.55%) Manufacturing
8 34 (3.35%) Electronics
9 23 (2.27%) Banking
10 20 (1.97%) Publishing
11 19 (1.87%) Online Betting
12 9 (0.89%) Advertising
13 5 (0.49%) Legal
14 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
15 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Swedish Language
16 1 (0.099%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 550 (54.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 173 (17.06%) AWS Engineer
3 149 (14.69%) Linux Engineer
4 135 (13.31%) AWS DevOps
5 131 (12.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 130 (12.82%) Developer
7 125 (12.33%) Senior DevOps
8 116 (11.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 114 (11.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 113 (11.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 110 (10.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 62 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 60 (5.92%) Platform Engineer
14 55 (5.42%) Lead DevOps
15 51 (5.03%) Architect
16 47 (4.64%) Senior Developer
17 43 (4.24%) AWS Developer
18 37 (3.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 32 (3.16%) Administrator
19 32 (3.16%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (14.10%) Node.js
2 126 (12.43%) Elastic Stack
3 104 (10.26%) Web Services
4 85 (8.38%) .NET
5 67 (6.61%) Kafka
6 46 (4.54%) CSS
6 46 (4.54%) HTML
7 44 (4.34%) REST
8 43 (4.24%) LAMP
9 40 (3.94%) Aurelia
10 37 (3.65%) React
11 36 (3.55%) RabbitMQ
12 34 (3.35%) Serverless Framework
13 30 (2.96%) .NET Core
13 30 (2.96%) Lambda Expressions
14 29 (2.86%) AngularJS
15 28 (2.76%) JSON
16 27 (2.66%) RESTful
16 27 (2.66%) Sensu
17 24 (2.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.09%) Public Cloud
2 66 (6.51%) Fintech
3 52 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.27%) PKI
7 20 (1.97%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.68%) Clustering
10 16 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.28%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.18%) Replication
14 11 (1.08%) BYOD
15 8 (0.79%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.79%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.59%) Mobile App
17 6 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 667 (65.78%) Linux
2 146 (14.40%) Windows
3 107 (10.55%) CentOS
4 95 (9.37%) Ubuntu
5 87 (8.58%) Unix
6 58 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (4.24%) Windows Server
8 40 (3.94%) Debian
9 26 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (2.47%) CoreOS
11 10 (0.99%) VMS
12 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.49%) AIX
13 5 (0.49%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.39%) HPUX
15 3 (0.30%) Android
15 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.30%) OpenBSD
15 3 (0.30%) SUSE
16 1 (0.099%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (75.15%) DevOps
2 457 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (31.07%) Configuration Management
4 292 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
5 162 (15.98%) Scrum
6 140 (13.81%) TDD
7 139 (13.71%) Open Source
8 117 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 112 (11.05%) E-Commerce
10 111 (10.95%) Migration
11 99 (9.76%) Software Engineering
12 92 (9.07%) Kanban
13 89 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (7.50%) Test Automation
15 66 (6.51%) Microservices
16 65 (6.41%) Auto-Scaling
16 65 (6.41%) ITIL
16 65 (6.41%) Mentoring
17 64 (6.31%) High Availability
18 59 (5.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 481 (47.44%) Python
2 306 (30.18%) Ruby
3 294 (28.99%) Bash Shell
4 236 (23.27%) Java
5 151 (14.89%) Go
6 130 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 120 (11.83%) Perl
8 113 (11.14%) SQL
9 102 (10.06%) PowerShell
10 92 (9.07%) C#
11 66 (6.51%) PHP
12 46 (4.54%) Groovy
13 39 (3.85%) Shell Script
14 30 (2.96%) ES6
15 26 (2.56%) Scala
16 20 (1.97%) C++
17 10 (0.99%) TypeScript
18 9 (0.89%) Elixir
18 9 (0.89%) Erlang
19 8 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (5.33%) Degree
2 39 (3.85%) AWS Certification
3 33 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 28 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.38%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.59%) MCSD
7 6 (0.59%) MCSE
7 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.20%) CCIE
9 2 (0.20%) CCNP
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.20%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.20%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.099%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.16%) QA
2 29 (2.86%) GCP
3 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.20%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 603 (59.47%) Docker
2 59 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.24%) vSphere
4 42 (4.14%) Active Directory
5 40 (3.94%) LXC
5 40 (3.94%) Xen
6 32 (3.16%) etcd
7 23 (2.27%) XenServer
8 22 (2.17%) Hyper-V
9 19 (1.87%) flannel
10 16 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (1.18%) Varnish
12 9 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 9 (0.89%) HDFS
12 9 (0.89%) Shibboleth
13 8 (0.79%) Ceph
13 8 (0.79%) iptables
14 6 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.49%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 664 (65.48%) Ansible
2 592 (58.38%) Puppet
3 409 (40.34%) Opscode Chef
4 301 (29.68%) Kubernetes
5 175 (17.26%) Packer
6 89 (8.78%) Grafana
7 84 (8.28%) Kibana
8 77 (7.59%) Nagios
9 71 (7.00%) Mesos
10 70 (6.90%) Salt
11 61 (6.02%) logstash
12 55 (5.42%) Consul
13 38 (3.75%) Tivoli
14 36 (3.55%) Prometheus
15 34 (3.35%) Graphite
16 31 (3.06%) Cobbler
16 31 (3.06%) ZABBIX
17 25 (2.47%) rkt
18 24 (2.37%) SCCM
19 20 (1.97%) Marathon
Vendors
1 132 (13.02%) Red Hat
2 107 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 106 (10.45%) Google
4 96 (9.47%) VMware
5 68 (6.71%) Oracle
6 54 (5.33%) New Relic
7 39 (3.85%) SaltStack
8 35 (3.45%) Splunk
9 34 (3.35%) SAP
10 23 (2.27%) ServiceNow
11 21 (2.07%) Atlassian
12 20 (1.97%) EnterpriseDB
13 19 (1.87%) Cisco
14 15 (1.48%) IBM
15 12 (1.18%) AppDynamics
15 12 (1.18%) Citrix
15 12 (1.18%) F5
16 8 (0.79%) HP
17 5 (0.49%) CA
18 4 (0.39%) BMC