Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 564 1118
Rank change year-on-year +306 +554 +177
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 2,227 809 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 0.47% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.70% 5.32% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,796 622 125
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £45,400
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% -7.41%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,535 15,219 17,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.09% 8.79% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,806 12,309 14,210
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Top 16 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 24 June 2018. 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 +294 2,112 £65,000 - 374
London +211 1,394 £70,000 +3.70% 236
UK excluding London +310 803 £55,000 +4.76% 152
North of England +194 286 £55,000 +4.76% 59
South East +147 200 £60,000 -7.69% 39
North West +91 149 £55,000 +4.76% 28
Yorkshire +121 110 £52,500 - 23
Midlands +62 109 £50,000 -13.04% 9
West Midlands +36 63 £50,000 -13.04% 8
South West +41 62 £41,000 -31.67% 16
Scotland +30 58 £55,000 - 4
East of England +19 57 £52,500 +23.53% 15
East Midlands +41 46 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Wales +31 30 £40,000 -3.61% 7
North East +7 27 £57,500 +64.29% 8
Northern Ireland - 2 £42,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 with a requirement for Terraform.

1 1,756 (78.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1,738 (78.04%) DevOps
3 1,368 (61.43%) Docker
4 1,255 (56.35%) Ansible
5 1,250 (56.13%) Linux
6 1,116 (50.11%) Jenkins
7 1,100 (49.39%) Python
8 1,037 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1,008 (45.26%) Puppet
10 895 (40.19%) Continuous Integration
11 877 (39.38%) Opscode Chef
12 841 (37.76%) Kubernetes
13 833 (37.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 740 (33.23%) Java
15 645 (28.96%) Configuration Management
16 585 (26.27%) Microservices
17 520 (23.35%) Git (software)
18 487 (21.87%) Ruby
19 478 (21.46%) Software Engineering
20 462 (20.75%) Web Services
21 425 (19.08%) Bash Shell
22 403 (18.10%) Google Cloud Platform
23 397 (17.83%) Windows
24 394 (17.69%) Finance
25 381 (17.11%) AWS CloudFormation
26 345 (15.49%) Google
27 315 (14.14%) Open Source
28 310 (13.92%) Scrum
29 309 (13.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
30 305 (13.70%) PowerShell

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
1 200 (8.98%) Elasticsearch
2 126 (5.66%) Apache
3 115 (5.16%) OpenStack
4 96 (4.31%) nginx
5 83 (3.73%) Apache Spark
6 70 (3.14%) Tomcat
7 60 (2.69%) Confluence
8 42 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 42 (1.89%) Apache Solr
9 25 (1.12%) IIS
10 24 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.03%) Jetty
12 22 (0.99%) CMS
13 19 (0.85%) JBoss
14 16 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
15 14 (0.63%) CloudStack
16 12 (0.54%) NServiceBus
17 11 (0.49%) Mule
17 11 (0.49%) Mule ESB
18 9 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (0.45%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (0.090%) Mingle
3 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.13%) Staffware
4 2 (0.090%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.090%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.090%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.090%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.045%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.045%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,756 (78.85%) Amazon AWS
2 833 (37.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 403 (18.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 381 (17.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 212 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
6 160 (7.18%) Amazon S3
7 144 (6.47%) Serverless
8 122 (5.48%) GitHub
9 121 (5.43%) AWS Lambda
9 121 (5.43%) IaaS
10 113 (5.07%) SaaS
11 97 (4.36%) PaaS
12 88 (3.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 75 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 67 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 55 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
16 51 (2.29%) Route 53
17 48 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
18 47 (2.11%) OpenShift
19 43 (1.93%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 193 (8.67%) Firewall
2 173 (7.77%) DNS
3 106 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 104 (4.67%) VPN
5 61 (2.74%) Internet
6 58 (2.60%) HTTP
7 52 (2.33%) Network Security
8 45 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (1.93%) WAN
10 42 (1.89%) SSL
11 33 (1.48%) MPLS
11 33 (1.48%) VPLS
12 30 (1.35%) NetScaler
13 28 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (1.26%) Cisco ISE
13 28 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
13 28 (1.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 28 (1.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 28 (1.26%) NX-OS
13 28 (1.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (9.79%) NoSQL
2 198 (8.89%) MySQL
2 198 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
3 194 (8.71%) MongoDB
4 152 (6.83%) Big Data
5 137 (6.15%) Redis
6 121 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 118 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 100 (4.49%) Hadoop
9 96 (4.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 88 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
11 84 (3.77%) Relational Database
12 44 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
13 43 (1.93%) Neo4j
14 26 (1.17%) InfluxDB
15 25 (1.12%) Apache Hive
15 25 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
16 24 (1.08%) Blockchain
16 24 (1.08%) RDBMS
17 18 (0.81%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 1,116 (50.11%) Jenkins
2 520 (23.35%) Git (software)
3 309 (13.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 302 (13.56%) Vagrant
5 191 (8.58%) JIRA
6 181 (8.13%) TeamCity
7 160 (7.18%) Maven
8 147 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 136 (6.11%) GoCD
10 128 (5.75%) Subversion
11 110 (4.94%) Hudson
12 96 (4.31%) Selenium
13 81 (3.64%) Bitbucket
14 66 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
15 65 (2.92%) Cucumber
16 61 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
17 59 (2.65%) IBM UrbanCode
18 57 (2.56%) GitLab
19 52 (2.33%) Artifactory
20 49 (2.20%) Gradle
General
1 394 (17.69%) Finance
2 147 (6.60%) Retail
3 80 (3.59%) Banking
4 72 (3.23%) Front Office
5 56 (2.51%) Games
6 48 (2.16%) Marketing
6 48 (2.16%) Publishing
7 37 (1.66%) Law
8 28 (1.26%) Advertising
9 24 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 20 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.54%) Electronics
12 12 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.13%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.090%) Automotive
15 2 (0.090%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.090%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.045%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,031 (46.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 389 (17.47%) Developer
3 349 (15.67%) AWS Engineer
4 279 (12.53%) AWS DevOps
5 232 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 220 (9.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 211 (9.47%) Java Developer
7 211 (9.47%) Senior DevOps
8 173 (7.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 171 (7.68%) Linux Engineer
10 152 (6.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 145 (6.51%) Software Engineer
12 138 (6.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 110 (4.94%) Java Engineer
14 104 (4.67%) AWS Developer
15 100 (4.49%) Architect
16 95 (4.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 91 (4.09%) Consultant
18 87 (3.91%) Lead DevOps
19 85 (3.82%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (20.75%) Web Services
2 237 (10.64%) AngularJS
3 235 (10.55%) React
4 217 (9.74%) Elastic Stack
5 184 (8.26%) Node.js
6 174 (7.81%) .NET
7 164 (7.36%) Kafka
8 159 (7.14%) J2EE
9 134 (6.02%) Spring
10 118 (5.30%) RESTful
11 109 (4.89%) RabbitMQ
12 101 (4.54%) HTML
12 101 (4.54%) J2SE
13 100 (4.49%) REST
14 90 (4.04%) CSS
15 83 (3.73%) Spring Boot
16 73 (3.28%) Middleware
17 51 (2.29%) ASP.NET
18 49 (2.20%) HTML5
19 47 (2.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 169 (7.59%) Public Cloud
2 166 (7.45%) Fintech
3 101 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
4 98 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 73 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
7 70 (3.14%) Data Centre
8 67 (3.01%) Hedge funds
9 49 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 43 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
11 41 (1.84%) User Experience
12 40 (1.80%) Management Information System
13 34 (1.53%) Semantic Web
14 33 (1.48%) Private Cloud
14 33 (1.48%) Robotics
15 29 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 25 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
18 20 (0.90%) Blog
19 18 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,250 (56.13%) Linux
2 397 (17.83%) Windows
3 227 (10.19%) Unix
4 116 (5.21%) CentOS
5 113 (5.07%) Ubuntu
6 107 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 105 (4.71%) Windows Server
8 34 (1.53%) Debian
9 24 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.72%) Fedora
12 15 (0.67%) CoreOS
12 15 (0.67%) SUSE
13 12 (0.54%) DC/OS
14 8 (0.36%) Android
15 6 (0.27%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.18%) AIX
16 4 (0.18%) HPUX
16 4 (0.18%) Solaris
17 3 (0.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,738 (78.04%) DevOps
2 1,037 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
3 895 (40.19%) Continuous Integration
4 645 (28.96%) Configuration Management
5 585 (26.27%) Microservices
6 478 (21.46%) Software Engineering
7 315 (14.14%) Open Source
8 310 (13.92%) Scrum
9 284 (12.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 253 (11.36%) Deployment Automation
11 224 (10.06%) TDD
12 218 (9.79%) Test Automation
13 205 (9.21%) Continuous Deployment
14 176 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
15 145 (6.51%) Mentoring
16 142 (6.38%) Pair Programming
17 132 (5.93%) High Availability
18 131 (5.88%) Analytics
19 126 (5.66%) E-Commerce
20 113 (5.07%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1,100 (49.39%) Python
2 740 (33.23%) Java
3 487 (21.87%) Ruby
4 425 (19.08%) Bash Shell
5 305 (13.70%) PowerShell
6 259 (11.63%) Go
7 247 (11.09%) SQL
8 213 (9.56%) JavaScript
9 172 (7.72%) C#
10 142 (6.38%) Perl
11 135 (6.06%) PHP
12 115 (5.16%) Scala
13 87 (3.91%) Java 8
14 70 (3.14%) Groovy
15 66 (2.96%) Shell Script
16 65 (2.92%) R
17 44 (1.98%) C++
18 37 (1.66%) Kotlin
19 33 (1.48%) Korn
20 31 (1.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 95 (4.27%) AWS Certification
1 95 (4.27%) Degree
2 50 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (1.30%) CCNP
4 29 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.26%) CCIE
6 25 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 23 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.94%) RHCE
9 13 (0.58%) RHCSA
10 10 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.40%) MCSE
12 8 (0.36%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.36%) PhD
13 5 (0.22%) MCSA
14 4 (0.18%) CCNA
14 4 (0.18%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (9.56%) GCP
2 69 (3.10%) QA
3 22 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.81%) SLA
5 12 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.40%) GDPR
7 8 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.18%) PA-DSS
8 4 (0.18%) PSD2
9 3 (0.13%) DICOM
9 3 (0.13%) HL7
9 3 (0.13%) SEPA
10 2 (0.090%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1,368 (61.43%) Docker
2 169 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (3.32%) Active Directory
4 51 (2.29%) VirtualBox
5 34 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
5 34 (1.53%) vSphere
6 32 (1.44%) Hyper-V
7 30 (1.35%) XenApp
7 30 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 29 (1.30%) KVM
9 24 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (1.03%) Xen
11 22 (0.99%) oVirt
11 22 (0.99%) RHEV
12 21 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
13 19 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
14 12 (0.54%) LXC
15 11 (0.49%) Apache Flume
16 9 (0.40%) NFS
17 8 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1,255 (56.35%) Ansible
2 1,008 (45.26%) Puppet
3 877 (39.38%) Opscode Chef
4 841 (37.76%) Kubernetes
5 265 (11.90%) Packer
6 160 (7.18%) Consul
7 145 (6.51%) Nagios
8 142 (6.38%) Salt
9 117 (5.25%) Docker Swarm
10 89 (4.00%) Kibana
11 86 (3.86%) Prometheus
12 85 (3.82%) ZABBIX
13 78 (3.50%) Grafana
14 67 (3.01%) Rundeck
15 46 (2.07%) Graphite
16 44 (1.98%) logstash
17 43 (1.93%) Mesos
18 41 (1.84%) Rancher
19 27 (1.21%) Opsview
20 20 (0.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 345 (15.49%) Google
2 246 (11.05%) VMware
3 195 (8.76%) Microsoft
4 153 (6.87%) Splunk
5 139 (6.24%) Red Hat
6 133 (5.97%) Oracle
7 99 (4.45%) New Relic
8 87 (3.91%) Cisco
9 85 (3.82%) ServiceNow
10 65 (2.92%) F5
11 64 (2.87%) Atlassian
12 60 (2.69%) SaltStack
13 55 (2.47%) Adobe
13 55 (2.47%) Citrix
13 55 (2.47%) RedGate
14 53 (2.38%) Delphix
15 52 (2.33%) AppDynamics
16 48 (2.16%) IBM
17 33 (1.48%) Hortonworks
18 32 (1.44%) Cloudera