Period
to 20 November 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 872 1280
Rank change year-on-year +463 +408 -
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 1343 355 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.19% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.52% 2.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 289 23
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -

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 15758 16262 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12923 13142 13660
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

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 November 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 November 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 +448 1275 £65,000 +4.00% 150
London +348 813 £70,000 +12.00% 89
UK excluding London +329 489 £55,000 -8.33% 62
South East +186 192 £60,000 +9.09% 14
North of England +115 135 £52,500 -4.55% 24
Midlands +40 71 £55,000 -8.33% 6
North West +40 66 £52,500 -2.33% 12
West Midlands +22 48 £56,250 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +45 47 £52,500 -8.70% 11
South West +34 36 £50,000 -25.93% 7
East of England +23 24 £51,250 -26.79% 8
East Midlands +40 23 £52,500 - 2
North East +19 22 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Wales - 19 £55,000 - 3
Scotland -8 12 £67,500 +53.41%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1060 (78.93%) DevOps
2 1054 (78.48%) Amazon AWS
3 881 (65.60%) Ansible
4 862 (64.18%) Linux
5 814 (60.61%) Docker
6 783 (58.30%) Puppet
7 675 (50.26%) Python
8 654 (48.70%) Jenkins
9 601 (44.75%) Opscode Chef
10 548 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
11 463 (34.48%) Configuration Management
12 447 (33.28%) Kubernetes
13 388 (28.89%) Ruby
14 373 (27.77%) Continuous Integration
15 367 (27.33%) Java
16 362 (26.95%) Microsoft Azure
17 336 (25.02%) Bash Shell
18 264 (19.66%) AWS CloudFormation
19 250 (18.62%) Packer
19 250 (18.62%) Git (software)
20 222 (16.53%) Windows
21 202 (15.04%) Go
22 190 (14.15%) Finance
23 181 (13.48%) Open Source
24 176 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
24 176 (13.10%) Node.js
25 175 (13.03%) Scrum
26 169 (12.58%) Amazon EC2
27 162 (12.06%) Elastic Stack
28 159 (11.84%) SQL

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
1 176 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
2 125 (9.31%) nginx
3 124 (9.23%) Apache
4 121 (9.01%) OpenStack
5 101 (7.52%) Tomcat
6 71 (5.29%) Apache Spark
7 56 (4.17%) Confluence
8 42 (3.13%) Jetty
9 28 (2.08%) Apache Solr
10 22 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 22 (1.64%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.56%) JBoss
12 17 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (1.27%) CMS
13 16 (1.19%) CloudStack
14 11 (0.82%) IIS
15 8 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.45%) Skype for Business
16 6 (0.45%) Traefik
17 3 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.074%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.30%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.074%) assyst
3 1 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1054 (78.48%) Amazon AWS
2 362 (26.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 264 (19.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 169 (12.58%) Amazon EC2
5 146 (10.87%) Amazon S3
6 119 (8.86%) SaaS
7 111 (8.27%) Serverless
8 101 (7.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 81 (6.03%) AWS Lambda
10 72 (5.36%) GitHub
11 69 (5.14%) IaaS
12 67 (4.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 59 (4.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 54 (4.02%) PaaS
15 47 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 44 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
17 40 (2.98%) Route 53
18 30 (2.23%) Amazon Kinesis
19 28 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
20 25 (1.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 112 (8.34%) Firewall
2 98 (7.30%) DNS
3 74 (5.51%) VPN
4 47 (3.50%) Internet
5 42 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 36 (2.68%) DHCP
7 33 (2.46%) HTTP
7 33 (2.46%) Kerberos
8 28 (2.08%) IPsec
8 28 (2.08%) LDAP
9 22 (1.64%) BGP
10 21 (1.56%) SSL
11 16 (1.19%) MPLS
11 16 (1.19%) OSPF
11 16 (1.19%) RIP
12 14 (1.04%) WAN
13 13 (0.97%) Network Security
14 12 (0.89%) ICMP
14 12 (0.89%) VPLS
15 8 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (11.24%) MongoDB
2 144 (10.72%) NoSQL
3 133 (9.90%) MySQL
4 87 (6.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 87 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (6.25%) Big Data
6 80 (5.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 69 (5.14%) Amazon RDS
8 61 (4.54%) Hadoop
9 56 (4.17%) Redis
10 55 (4.10%) SQL Server
11 25 (1.86%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.56%) Neo4j
13 20 (1.49%) Apache Hive
13 20 (1.49%) InfluxDB
14 18 (1.34%) Riak
15 15 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (0.89%) MariaDB
17 11 (0.82%) Blockchain
17 11 (0.82%) HBase
Development Applications
1 654 (48.70%) Jenkins
2 250 (18.62%) Git (software)
3 112 (8.34%) JIRA
4 107 (7.97%) TeamCity
4 107 (7.97%) Vagrant
5 102 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 70 (5.21%) Maven
7 66 (4.91%) Hudson
8 43 (3.20%) Artifactory
9 42 (3.13%) Subversion
10 41 (3.05%) GitLab
11 30 (2.23%) Travis CI
12 29 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
13 28 (2.08%) Bitbucket
14 27 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (1.86%) GoCD
16 23 (1.71%) Ant
17 21 (1.56%) Cucumber
18 17 (1.27%) Gradle
18 17 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 190 (14.15%) Finance
2 69 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 65 (4.84%) Banking
4 54 (4.02%) Retail
5 49 (3.65%) Marketing
6 43 (3.20%) Games
7 39 (2.90%) Manufacturing
8 34 (2.53%) Electronics
9 29 (2.16%) Publishing
10 15 (1.12%) Legal
11 14 (1.04%) Advertising
12 12 (0.89%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.74%) Law
14 9 (0.67%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.30%) Automotive
18 2 (0.15%) French Language
18 2 (0.15%) German Language
18 2 (0.15%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 720 (53.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 231 (17.20%) AWS DevOps
3 224 (16.68%) AWS Engineer
4 172 (12.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 172 (12.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 165 (12.29%) Linux Engineer
6 152 (11.32%) Senior DevOps
7 142 (10.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 141 (10.50%) Developer
9 127 (9.46%) Cloud Engineer
10 115 (8.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 83 (6.18%) Architect
12 71 (5.29%) Consultant
12 71 (5.29%) Senior Developer
13 60 (4.47%) Lead DevOps
14 53 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 50 (3.72%) Platform Engineer
16 47 (3.50%) Administrator
16 47 (3.50%) Automation Engineer
16 47 (3.50%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (13.10%) Node.js
2 162 (12.06%) Elastic Stack
3 142 (10.57%) Web Services
4 123 (9.16%) .NET
5 83 (6.18%) Kafka
6 66 (4.91%) REST
7 54 (4.02%) React
8 53 (3.95%) Spring
9 49 (3.65%) LAMP
10 48 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 47 (3.50%) RESTful
12 45 (3.35%) HTML
13 43 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
14 41 (3.05%) JSON
15 38 (2.83%) Spring Boot
16 34 (2.53%) .NET Core
16 34 (2.53%) LEMP Stack
17 31 (2.31%) Aurelia
18 30 (2.23%) HTML5
19 28 (2.08%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 105 (7.82%) Public Cloud
2 100 (7.45%) Fintech
3 65 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 55 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
7 32 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 28 (2.08%) Clustering
8 28 (2.08%) Private Cloud
9 24 (1.79%) PKI
10 19 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 16 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (0.97%) Replication
13 11 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
14 10 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.60%) Digital TV
16 7 (0.52%) Hedge funds
17 6 (0.45%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 862 (64.18%) Linux
2 222 (16.53%) Windows
3 158 (11.76%) Unix
4 151 (11.24%) CentOS
5 88 (6.55%) Ubuntu
6 87 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (4.91%) Windows Server
8 36 (2.68%) Debian
9 32 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (1.64%) CoreOS
11 12 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.37%) DC/OS
13 4 (0.30%) Android
13 4 (0.30%) VMS
14 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.15%) Fedora
16 1 (0.074%) AIX
16 1 (0.074%) Solaris
16 1 (0.074%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1060 (78.93%) DevOps
2 548 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 463 (34.48%) Configuration Management
4 373 (27.77%) Continuous Integration
5 181 (13.48%) Open Source
6 175 (13.03%) Scrum
7 140 (10.42%) TDD
8 136 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 134 (9.98%) Microservices
10 128 (9.53%) Software Engineering
11 123 (9.16%) Migration
12 90 (6.70%) E-Commerce
13 82 (6.11%) Test Automation
14 78 (5.81%) Kanban
15 75 (5.58%) Mentoring
16 73 (5.44%) ITIL
17 72 (5.36%) Auto-Scaling
17 72 (5.36%) Unit Testing
18 68 (5.06%) Continuous Deployment
19 58 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 675 (50.26%) Python
2 388 (28.89%) Ruby
3 367 (27.33%) Java
4 336 (25.02%) Bash Shell
5 202 (15.04%) Go
6 159 (11.84%) SQL
7 146 (10.87%) Perl
8 141 (10.50%) JavaScript
9 133 (9.90%) C#
10 130 (9.68%) PowerShell
11 80 (5.96%) PHP
12 65 (4.84%) Shell Script
13 49 (3.65%) Scala
14 29 (2.16%) ES6
15 27 (2.01%) Groovy
16 23 (1.71%) C++
17 17 (1.27%) TypeScript
18 12 (0.89%) Clojure
19 8 (0.60%) R
20 7 (0.52%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 77 (5.73%) Degree
2 61 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 46 (3.43%) AWS Certification
4 45 (3.35%) SC Cleared
5 36 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (1.41%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.82%) MCSE
7 11 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.67%) MCSD
9 8 (0.60%) RHCE
10 7 (0.52%) OCP
10 7 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.22%) CCNA
12 3 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.15%) CCIE
13 2 (0.15%) CCNP
13 2 (0.15%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.15%) HP ASE
13 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.31%) QA
2 28 (2.08%) GCP
3 14 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.89%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.22%) SLA
7 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 814 (60.61%) Docker
2 87 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (3.87%) Active Directory
4 44 (3.28%) LXC
5 38 (2.83%) vSphere
6 35 (2.61%) Xen
7 26 (1.94%) Hyper-V
8 18 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (1.27%) Varnish
9 17 (1.27%) XenServer
10 12 (0.89%) etcd
11 11 (0.82%) KVM
12 8 (0.60%) HDFS
12 8 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.52%) iptables
14 6 (0.45%) Ceph
14 6 (0.45%) flannel
14 6 (0.45%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 881 (65.60%) Ansible
2 783 (58.30%) Puppet
3 601 (44.75%) Opscode Chef
4 447 (33.28%) Kubernetes
5 250 (18.62%) Packer
6 89 (6.63%) Nagios
7 88 (6.55%) Grafana
8 82 (6.11%) Kibana
9 78 (5.81%) Salt
10 73 (5.44%) Consul
11 62 (4.62%) Mesos
12 55 (4.10%) logstash
13 51 (3.80%) Docker Swarm
14 40 (2.98%) ZABBIX
15 34 (2.53%) Prometheus
16 24 (1.79%) Cobbler
16 24 (1.79%) rkt
16 24 (1.79%) Tivoli
17 22 (1.64%) HAProxy
18 21 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 159 (11.84%) Red Hat
2 149 (11.09%) Google
3 138 (10.28%) Microsoft
4 136 (10.13%) VMware
5 87 (6.48%) Oracle
6 79 (5.88%) New Relic
7 49 (3.65%) ServiceNow
8 39 (2.90%) Splunk
9 38 (2.83%) SaltStack
10 34 (2.53%) SAP
11 25 (1.86%) Atlassian
12 22 (1.64%) Cisco
13 21 (1.56%) IBM
14 16 (1.19%) F5
15 15 (1.12%) AppDynamics
16 14 (1.04%) Citrix
16 14 (1.04%) EnterpriseDB
17 8 (0.60%) Rackspace
18 6 (0.45%) Databricks
18 6 (0.45%) Hortonworks