Terraform Jobs

Terraform
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Terraform skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Terraform over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 94 65 50
Rank change year-on-year -29 -15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 2,643 3,794 11,328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.76% 4.57% 6.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.09% 32.72% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,789 2,734 4,186
10th Percentile £48,250 £52,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +7.14%
75th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £93,625
90th Percentile £111,500 £107,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +12.50%

All Systems Management Skills
UK

Terraform falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,784 11,596 32,068
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.17% 13.98% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,052 8,314 14,233
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,538 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% - +3.85%
75th Percentile £84,919 £86,625 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Terraform.

Salary trend for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terraform over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the UK

Terraform
Top 17 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 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England -25 2,274 £75,000 - 211
UK excluding London -32 1,508 £65,000 -7.14% 146
Work from Home -26 1,105 £72,950 -2.73% 117
London -11 1,021 £85,000 +0.59% 96
North of England -18 466 £65,000 -7.14% 36
North West -14 302 £67,500 -10.00% 20
South East -75 260 £62,500 -13.79% 31
Scotland +18 251 £70,000 -7.49% 13
South West -8 238 £75,000 +15.38% 31
Midlands -16 195 £62,500 -10.71% 26
West Midlands 0 140 £65,000 -7.14% 21
Yorkshire -3 137 £65,000 -7.14% 14
East Midlands -32 55 £57,500 - 5
East of England -76 50 £70,000 +3.70% 9
Wales -29 36 £50,685 -15.53% 4
North East -17 29 £62,783 -3.41% 2
Northern Ireland +3 12 £72,500 -1.69%

Terraform
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 171 (6.47%) Apache Spark
2 111 (4.20%) Apache
3 110 (4.16%) Apache Airflow
4 42 (1.59%) nginx
5 33 (1.25%) Confluence
6 22 (0.83%) Microsoft Exchange
7 17 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (0.61%) Jupyter
9 14 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.38%) IIS
12 6 (0.23%) JBoss
13 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.15%) Drupal
15 2 (0.076%) Moodle
15 2 (0.076%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.076%) Red Hat Fuse
15 2 (0.076%) WordPress
16 1 (0.038%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (1.48%) Simulink
2 25 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.076%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.038%) Notion
5 1 (0.038%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
1 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (0.076%) Salesforce CRM
2 2 (0.076%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.038%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,721 (65.12%) AWS
2 1,316 (49.79%) Azure
3 460 (17.40%) GCP
4 394 (14.91%) Azure DevOps
5 284 (10.75%) GitHub
6 278 (10.52%) Serverless
7 235 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 234 (8.85%) Amazon S3
9 216 (8.17%) Amazon EKS
10 187 (7.08%) PaaS
11 179 (6.77%) AWS Lambda
12 165 (6.24%) IaaS
13 155 (5.86%) SaaS
14 148 (5.60%) GitHub Actions
15 142 (5.37%) Amazon EC2
16 132 (4.99%) OpenShift
17 130 (4.92%) Datadog
18 128 (4.84%) IBM Cloud
19 123 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 117 (4.43%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 164 (6.21%) Firewall
2 106 (4.01%) DNS
3 98 (3.71%) VPN
4 92 (3.48%) WAN
5 60 (2.27%) LAN
6 48 (1.82%) Network Security
7 45 (1.70%) Internet
8 35 (1.32%) AMQP
9 34 (1.29%) SD-WAN
10 29 (1.10%) TCP/IP
11 25 (0.95%) DHCP
12 20 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (0.64%) HTTP
13 17 (0.64%) Kerberos
14 16 (0.61%) SSL
15 15 (0.57%) IPv4
15 15 (0.57%) SAN
16 14 (0.53%) OSPF
17 11 (0.42%) BGP
18 9 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (8.25%) Amazon RDS
2 191 (7.23%) NoSQL
3 188 (7.11%) Big Data
4 149 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
5 141 (5.33%) MySQL
6 110 (4.16%) SQL Server
7 102 (3.86%) Relational Database
8 91 (3.44%) Data Lake
9 85 (3.22%) Hadoop
10 84 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
11 74 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
12 71 (2.69%) Apache Hive
13 70 (2.65%) Amazon Athena
14 61 (2.31%) HBase
14 61 (2.31%) MongoDB
15 59 (2.23%) DynamoDB
16 56 (2.12%) Dremio
17 55 (2.08%) BigQuery
18 54 (2.04%) Apache Arrow
19 52 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 445 (16.84%) Jenkins
2 380 (14.38%) Git
3 218 (8.25%) GitLab
4 120 (4.54%) JIRA
5 80 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 61 (2.31%) Artifactory
6 61 (2.31%) Bitbucket Server
7 55 (2.08%) CircleCI
8 52 (1.97%) SonarQube
9 43 (1.63%) Vagrant
10 39 (1.48%) Bitbucket
11 30 (1.14%) Maven
11 30 (1.14%) Postman
12 28 (1.06%) Selenium
13 24 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
15 21 (0.79%) Spinnaker
16 19 (0.72%) Cucumber
17 18 (0.68%) Terragrunt
18 17 (0.64%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 645 (24.40%) Finance
2 503 (19.03%) Social Skills
3 409 (15.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 284 (10.75%) Public Sector
5 235 (8.89%) Law
6 123 (4.65%) Banking
7 108 (4.09%) Retail
8 96 (3.63%) Marketing
9 89 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
10 86 (3.25%) Legal
11 78 (2.95%) Aerospace
12 49 (1.85%) Tech for Good
13 36 (1.36%) Investment Banking
14 33 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
15 28 (1.06%) Health Technology
16 25 (0.95%) Games
17 24 (0.91%) Electronics
18 20 (0.76%) Publishing
18 20 (0.76%) Retail Banking
19 18 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 624 (23.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 608 (23.00%) Senior
3 460 (17.40%) Software Engineer
4 379 (14.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 319 (12.07%) Lead
6 314 (11.88%) AWS Engineer
7 247 (9.35%) Developer
8 235 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
9 207 (7.83%) Senior DevOps
10 196 (7.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 174 (6.58%) Platform Engineer
12 173 (6.55%) Architect
13 170 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 136 (5.15%) Data Engineer
15 125 (4.73%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 108 (4.09%) AWS DevOps
17 103 (3.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 102 (3.86%) Cloud Architect
18 102 (3.86%) Cloud Platform Engineer
19 100 (3.78%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (6.47%) React
1 171 (6.47%) Spring
2 164 (6.21%) Node.js
3 152 (5.75%) .NET
4 120 (4.54%) Spring Boot
5 113 (4.28%) ARM Templates
6 111 (4.20%) REST
7 97 (3.67%) YAML
8 95 (3.59%) Kafka
9 86 (3.25%) gRPC
10 72 (2.72%) AngularJS
11 69 (2.61%) JSON
12 65 (2.46%) Elastic Stack
13 62 (2.35%) RESTful
14 58 (2.19%) OpenTelemetry
15 57 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
16 54 (2.04%) Protocol Buffers
17 47 (1.78%) .NET Core
18 44 (1.66%) Swagger
19 41 (1.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 332 (12.56%) Cloud Native
2 270 (10.22%) Public Cloud
3 222 (8.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 143 (5.41%) Blockchain
5 127 (4.81%) Distributed Systems
6 100 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 94 (3.56%) Algorithms
8 92 (3.48%) e-Learning
9 74 (2.80%) Clustering
10 73 (2.76%) Data Centre
11 64 (2.42%) Hedge funds
12 62 (2.35%) Product Ownership
13 54 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
14 44 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
15 36 (1.36%) Blog
16 34 (1.29%) Replication
17 33 (1.25%) Onboarding
18 32 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
19 28 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
19 28 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 598 (22.63%) Linux
2 267 (10.10%) Windows
3 138 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 116 (4.39%) CentOS
5 113 (4.28%) Windows Server
6 111 (4.20%) Ubuntu
7 91 (3.44%) Unix
8 75 (2.84%) Debian
9 43 (1.63%) VMS
10 42 (1.59%) Alpine Linux
11 35 (1.32%) Android
12 19 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 19 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
13 16 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
15 10 (0.38%) Solaris
16 7 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
16 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.15%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.15%) Rocky
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,468 (55.54%) DevOps
2 1,207 (45.67%) CI/CD
3 1,109 (41.96%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1,028 (38.90%) Agile
5 727 (27.51%) Software Engineering
6 535 (20.24%) Containerisation
7 388 (14.68%) Artificial Intelligence
8 367 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 365 (13.81%) Problem-Solving
10 345 (13.05%) Test Automation
11 318 (12.03%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 311 (11.77%) Microservices
13 304 (11.50%) SDLC
14 289 (10.93%) Observability
15 265 (10.03%) Machine Learning
16 264 (9.99%) Platform Engineering
17 238 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 216 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
19 215 (8.13%) Open Source
20 209 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 963 (36.44%) Python
2 669 (25.31%) Java
3 419 (15.85%) PowerShell
4 385 (14.57%) SQL
5 291 (11.01%) JavaScript
6 245 (9.27%) Bash
7 184 (6.96%) Go
8 170 (6.43%) Kotlin
9 142 (5.37%) C#
10 131 (4.96%) TypeScript
11 101 (3.82%) Bicep
12 90 (3.41%) Scala
13 68 (2.57%) C++
14 62 (2.35%) PL/SQL
15 58 (2.19%) PHP
16 47 (1.78%) Shell Script
17 43 (1.63%) Perl
18 38 (1.44%) Groovy
19 36 (1.36%) Ruby
20 28 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 374 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 245 (9.27%) Degree
3 212 (8.02%) SC Cleared
4 179 (6.77%) Azure Certification
5 165 (6.24%) DV Cleared
6 161 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 112 (4.24%) AWS Certification
8 88 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (1.63%) MCSE
10 42 (1.59%) MCSA
11 33 (1.25%) Master's Degree
12 28 (1.06%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 27 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (0.87%) CCNA
15 21 (0.79%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
15 21 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
16 9 (0.34%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
17 6 (0.23%) AWS Certified Developer
17 6 (0.23%) PhD
18 5 (0.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (1.93%) QA
2 35 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.14%) GDPR
4 26 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 23 (0.87%) NIST
6 21 (0.79%) Accessibility
7 18 (0.68%) NCSC
8 13 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
8 13 (0.49%) PCI DSS
9 11 (0.42%) SLA
10 10 (0.38%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.38%) SOC 2
11 9 (0.34%) HIPAA
12 5 (0.19%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.11%) California Consumer Privacy Act
13 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.076%) IFRS
15 1 (0.038%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 822 (31.10%) Docker
2 153 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 111 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
4 108 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (2.31%) HDFS
6 42 (1.59%) XenApp
6 42 (1.59%) XenDesktop
7 39 (1.48%) Hyper-V
8 30 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 16 (0.61%) vSphere
10 15 (0.57%) VMware NSX
11 12 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.30%) Ceph
13 7 (0.26%) Varnish
14 6 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 5 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 5 (0.19%) Firmware
16 2 (0.076%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1,236 (46.77%) Kubernetes
2 794 (30.04%) Ansible
3 299 (11.31%) Prometheus
4 224 (8.48%) Grafana
5 171 (6.47%) Puppet
6 85 (3.22%) Progress Chef
7 34 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 34 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
8 32 (1.21%) Istio
8 32 (1.21%) Packer
9 29 (1.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 24 (0.91%) Salt
11 20 (0.76%) HAProxy
12 18 (0.68%) Argo
13 17 (0.64%) FortiGate
14 15 (0.57%) Nagios
14 15 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
15 13 (0.49%) Consul
15 13 (0.49%) Kibana
16 12 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 388 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 229 (8.66%) Google
3 214 (8.10%) Red Hat
4 171 (6.47%) Dynatrace
5 146 (5.52%) VMware
6 141 (5.33%) Databricks
7 129 (4.88%) IBM
8 118 (4.46%) Splunk
9 62 (2.35%) Informatica
9 62 (2.35%) Oracle
10 61 (2.31%) Citrix
11 58 (2.19%) Cisco
12 43 (1.63%) SaltStack
13 34 (1.29%) Cloudera
14 32 (1.21%) Xilinx
15 26 (0.98%) Zscaler
16 25 (0.95%) New Relic
17 24 (0.91%) ServiceNow
18 17 (0.64%) NetApp
19 16 (0.61%) Atlassian