Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 348 733
Rank change year-on-year +153 +385 +500
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 2,685 1,594 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 0.90% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.57% 9.73% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,089 1,301 403
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +27.78%

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 17,249 16,384 15,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.39% 9.27% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13,480 13,205 12,436
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.65%

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 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +153 2,508 £67,500 +3.85% 633
London +113 1,545 £75,000 +7.14% 360
UK excluding London +194 1,052 £57,500 +4.55% 297
North of England +147 338 £57,500 +5.50% 95
South East +112 306 £62,500 +4.17% 63
North West +110 187 £57,500 +4.55% 44
Yorkshire +109 136 £55,000 +4.76% 43
Midlands +65 113 £57,500 +2.22% 52
South West +50 99 £60,000 +33.33% 34
Scotland +64 90 £42,500 -37.04% 8
East of England +106 82 £65,000 +36.84% 30
West Midlands +67 79 £52,500 -12.50% 36
East Midlands +14 33 £63,750 +15.91% 16
Wales +22 23 £49,039 +42.14% 11
North East +17 15 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Northern Ireland -14 2 £30,000 -14.29% 5

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 2,088 (77.77%) DevOps
2 1,917 (71.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1,556 (57.95%) Docker
4 1,492 (55.57%) Ansible
5 1,368 (50.95%) Linux
6 1,266 (47.15%) Python
7 1,243 (46.29%) Kubernetes
8 1,196 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
9 1,110 (41.34%) Puppet
10 1,096 (40.82%) Jenkins
11 1,053 (39.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 808 (30.09%) Opscode Chef
13 772 (28.75%) Java
14 714 (26.59%) Git (software)
15 630 (23.46%) Configuration Management
16 582 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
17 569 (21.19%) Microservices
18 558 (20.78%) Google Cloud Platform
19 500 (18.62%) Windows
20 498 (18.55%) AWS CloudFormation
21 490 (18.25%) Bash Shell
22 475 (17.69%) Ruby
23 463 (17.24%) Software Engineering
24 435 (16.20%) SQL
25 434 (16.16%) Open Source
26 376 (14.00%) Finance
27 355 (13.22%) Go
28 352 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
29 338 (12.59%) PowerShell
30 337 (12.55%) Web Services

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
1 166 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
2 130 (4.84%) Apache
2 130 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 98 (3.65%) Confluence
4 96 (3.58%) nginx
5 66 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 63 (2.35%) OpenStack
7 37 (1.38%) IIS
8 23 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 18 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 17 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (0.52%) SAS
12 10 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
13 9 (0.34%) Mule
14 7 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.26%) Documentum
14 7 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.30%) Fireworks
2 8 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.15%) HipChat
4 4 (0.15%) Mingle
5 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 34 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.26%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.11%) Quorum
5 2 (0.074%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.037%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.037%) Magento
6 1 (0.037%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.037%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1,917 (71.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1,053 (39.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 558 (20.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 498 (18.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 220 (8.19%) GitHub
6 212 (7.90%) Serverless
7 197 (7.34%) Amazon EC2
8 179 (6.67%) Amazon S3
9 177 (6.59%) SaaS
10 170 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
11 160 (5.96%) PaaS
12 157 (5.85%) IaaS
13 121 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
14 93 (3.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 87 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 86 (3.20%) OpenShift
17 75 (2.79%) CloudFront
18 61 (2.27%) Datadog
19 57 (2.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 54 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 217 (8.08%) Firewall
2 120 (4.47%) TCP/IP
3 117 (4.36%) DNS
4 70 (2.61%) VPN
5 67 (2.50%) Internet
6 43 (1.60%) HTTP
6 43 (1.60%) WAN
7 38 (1.42%) LAN
8 35 (1.30%) Network Security
9 29 (1.08%) BGP
10 27 (1.01%) SSL
11 22 (0.82%) VLAN
12 19 (0.71%) Skype
13 17 (0.63%) OpenVPN
14 14 (0.52%) OSPF
15 12 (0.45%) DHCP
16 9 (0.34%) IPv4
16 9 (0.34%) IPv6
17 8 (0.30%) FTP
17 8 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
2 209 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 192 (7.15%) Big Data
4 179 (6.67%) MySQL
5 168 (6.26%) Amazon RDS
6 151 (5.62%) MongoDB
7 136 (5.07%) SQL Server
8 120 (4.47%) Hadoop
9 103 (3.84%) Redis
10 95 (3.54%) Relational Database
11 90 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 80 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 71 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
14 58 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 40 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
16 38 (1.42%) MariaDB
17 34 (1.27%) Blockchain
18 30 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
19 29 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
20 28 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,096 (40.82%) Jenkins
2 714 (26.59%) Git (software)
3 326 (12.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 264 (9.83%) TeamCity
5 227 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 205 (7.64%) JIRA
7 169 (6.29%) GitLab
8 158 (5.88%) Subversion
9 156 (5.81%) Maven
9 156 (5.81%) Vagrant
10 113 (4.21%) Travis CI
11 110 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 106 (3.95%) GoCD
13 104 (3.87%) Bitbucket
14 102 (3.80%) Selenium
15 83 (3.09%) CircleCI
16 81 (3.02%) Cucumber
16 81 (3.02%) IBM UrbanCode
17 74 (2.76%) Visual Studio
18 63 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 376 (14.00%) Finance
2 150 (5.59%) Retail
3 108 (4.02%) Banking
4 74 (2.76%) Games
5 68 (2.53%) Marketing
6 53 (1.97%) Law
7 31 (1.15%) Publishing
7 31 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 21 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.71%) Electronics
10 17 (0.63%) Front Office
11 12 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.34%) Advertising
12 9 (0.34%) Automotive
12 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.19%) Military
13 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.15%) Legal
15 3 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,238 (46.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 351 (13.07%) AWS Engineer
3 337 (12.55%) Senior DevOps
4 293 (10.91%) AWS DevOps
5 262 (9.76%) Developer
6 247 (9.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 246 (9.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 219 (8.16%) Consultant
9 212 (7.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 162 (6.03%) Platform Engineer
11 157 (5.85%) DevOps Consultant
12 154 (5.74%) Linux Engineer
13 153 (5.70%) Software Engineer
14 147 (5.47%) Architect
15 142 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 135 (5.03%) Lead DevOps
17 125 (4.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 104 (3.87%) Lead DevOps Engineer
19 92 (3.43%) Java Developer
20 90 (3.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (12.55%) Web Services
2 334 (12.44%) Elastic Stack
3 273 (10.17%) Node.js
4 226 (8.42%) Kafka
5 203 (7.56%) .NET
6 157 (5.85%) Spring
7 143 (5.33%) React
8 125 (4.66%) AngularJS
9 120 (4.47%) RabbitMQ
10 99 (3.69%) RESTful
11 95 (3.54%) HTML
12 93 (3.46%) Spring Boot
13 92 (3.43%) CSS
13 92 (3.43%) REST
14 74 (2.76%) ASP.NET
15 61 (2.27%) J2EE
16 59 (2.20%) JSON
17 56 (2.09%) Akka
18 54 (2.01%) .NET Core
19 52 (1.94%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (6.55%) Fintech
2 168 (6.26%) Public Cloud
3 119 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
4 113 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
5 104 (3.87%) Hybrid Cloud
6 80 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 76 (2.83%) Data Centre
8 67 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 63 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
10 59 (2.20%) Cloud Native
10 59 (2.20%) User Experience
11 47 (1.75%) Internet of Things
12 46 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 38 (1.42%) Replication
15 36 (1.34%) Private Cloud
16 32 (1.19%) Blog
17 31 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 27 (1.01%) PlayStation
19 26 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,368 (50.95%) Linux
2 500 (18.62%) Windows
3 233 (8.68%) CentOS
4 196 (7.30%) Unix
5 162 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 160 (5.96%) Ubuntu
7 142 (5.29%) Windows Server
8 41 (1.53%) Debian
9 34 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 34 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (1.23%) Android
11 29 (1.08%) Mesosphere
12 28 (1.04%) DC/OS
13 21 (0.78%) VMS
14 18 (0.67%) Solaris
15 10 (0.37%) Fedora
15 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
16 9 (0.34%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.30%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,088 (77.77%) DevOps
2 1,196 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
3 630 (23.46%) Configuration Management
4 582 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
5 569 (21.19%) Microservices
6 463 (17.24%) Software Engineering
7 434 (16.16%) Open Source
8 352 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 297 (11.06%) Test Automation
10 284 (10.58%) TDD
11 276 (10.28%) Scrum
12 238 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 226 (8.42%) Mentoring
14 192 (7.15%) Migration
15 182 (6.78%) Analytics
16 169 (6.29%) Load Balancing
17 162 (6.03%) High Availability
18 160 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
19 159 (5.92%) BDD
19 159 (5.92%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1,266 (47.15%) Python
2 772 (28.75%) Java
3 490 (18.25%) Bash Shell
4 475 (17.69%) Ruby
5 435 (16.20%) SQL
6 355 (13.22%) Go
7 338 (12.59%) PowerShell
8 329 (12.25%) JavaScript
9 217 (8.08%) C#
10 197 (7.34%) PHP
11 168 (6.26%) Perl
12 147 (5.47%) Scala
13 114 (4.25%) Shell Script
14 101 (3.76%) TypeScript
15 73 (2.72%) C++
16 63 (2.35%) Java 8
17 59 (2.20%) Groovy
18 43 (1.60%) PL/SQL
19 41 (1.53%) C
20 37 (1.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (6.22%) Degree
2 108 (4.02%) AWS Certification
3 87 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 70 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 63 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 43 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
7 40 (1.49%) RHCE
8 39 (1.45%) RHCSA
9 22 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 21 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
12 18 (0.67%) MCSE
13 15 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (0.52%) PhD
14 14 (0.52%) Postgraduate
15 10 (0.37%) MCSA
16 8 (0.30%) ISEB
17 7 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
18 4 (0.15%) CCNA
18 4 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (5.92%) QA
2 22 (0.82%) GDPR
3 17 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 12 (0.45%) SLA
6 6 (0.22%) SEPA
7 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.074%) FedRAMP
9 2 (0.074%) FISMA
9 2 (0.074%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.074%) WCAG
10 1 (0.037%) COBIT
System Software
1 1,556 (57.95%) Docker
2 138 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 125 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 60 (2.23%) VirtualBox
6 58 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
7 30 (1.12%) vSphere
8 26 (0.97%) RHEV
9 25 (0.93%) oVirt
10 22 (0.82%) Xen
11 17 (0.63%) KVM
12 15 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.52%) pfSense
14 12 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 11 (0.41%) NFS
16 8 (0.30%) etcd
16 8 (0.30%) Samba
16 8 (0.30%) Varnish
16 8 (0.30%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1,492 (55.57%) Ansible
2 1,243 (46.29%) Kubernetes
3 1,110 (41.34%) Puppet
4 808 (30.09%) Opscode Chef
5 296 (11.02%) Packer
6 232 (8.64%) Prometheus
7 227 (8.45%) Consul
8 171 (6.37%) Docker Swarm
9 142 (5.29%) Grafana
10 126 (4.69%) Salt
11 93 (3.46%) Graphite
12 89 (3.31%) ZABBIX
13 67 (2.50%) Nagios
14 66 (2.46%) Rancher
15 60 (2.23%) Mesos
16 59 (2.20%) Kibana
17 55 (2.05%) Rundeck
18 47 (1.75%) HAProxy
18 47 (1.75%) Opsview
19 27 (1.01%) Automic
Vendors
1 320 (11.92%) Google
2 291 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 221 (8.23%) Red Hat
4 189 (7.04%) VMware
5 181 (6.74%) Oracle
6 163 (6.07%) Splunk
7 79 (2.94%) Atlassian
8 68 (2.53%) SaltStack
9 62 (2.31%) New Relic
10 60 (2.23%) ServiceNow
11 54 (2.01%) Delphix
11 54 (2.01%) RedGate
12 53 (1.97%) Citrix
13 50 (1.86%) Cisco
14 29 (1.08%) Databricks
15 28 (1.04%) Cloudera
15 28 (1.04%) Tableau
16 27 (1.01%) SAP
16 27 (1.01%) WorldPay
17 26 (0.97%) Rackspace