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

Terraform
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 918 1289
Rank change year-on-year +480 +371 -
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 1197 313 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.16% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.75% 1.89% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 991 248 23
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £38,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £60,000
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 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 15438 16522 16848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12613 13344 13605
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 October 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 October 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 +455 1140 £65,000 +4.00% 96
London +372 769 £70,000 +12.00% 68
UK excluding London +294 390 £55,000 -12.00% 30
South East +173 164 £62,500 +13.64% 10
North of England +74 97 £50,000 -11.11% 11
Midlands +52 57 £52,500 -16.00% 1
North West +19 48 £50,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +32 45 £52,500 -16.00%
Yorkshire +53 31 £52,500 - 7
East of England +25 25 £51,250 -39.71% 1
South West +32 23 £50,000 -25.93% 5
Wales - 19 £55,000 - 2
North East - 18 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands +41 12 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland +4 5 £47,500 +7.95%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 930 (77.69%) Amazon AWS
2 926 (77.36%) DevOps
3 791 (66.08%) Ansible
4 771 (64.41%) Linux
5 724 (60.48%) Docker
6 699 (58.40%) Puppet
7 599 (50.04%) Python
8 591 (49.37%) Jenkins
9 515 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
10 514 (42.94%) Opscode Chef
11 395 (33.00%) Configuration Management
12 388 (32.41%) Kubernetes
13 349 (29.16%) Continuous Integration
14 336 (28.07%) Ruby
15 331 (27.65%) Bash Shell
16 291 (24.31%) Java
17 283 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
18 247 (20.63%) Git (software)
19 231 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
20 200 (16.71%) Go
21 198 (16.54%) Packer
21 198 (16.54%) Windows
22 178 (14.87%) Scrum
23 175 (14.62%) Elasticsearch
24 173 (14.45%) Open Source
25 165 (13.78%) Finance
26 159 (13.28%) Red Hat
27 157 (13.12%) Elastic Stack
28 151 (12.61%) Node.js
29 147 (12.28%) 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
1 175 (14.62%) Elasticsearch
2 136 (11.36%) Apache
3 122 (10.19%) nginx
4 118 (9.86%) Tomcat
5 106 (8.86%) OpenStack
6 56 (4.68%) Apache Spark
7 48 (4.01%) Jetty
8 45 (3.76%) Confluence
9 24 (2.01%) WebLogic
9 24 (2.01%) WebSphere
10 23 (1.92%) JBoss
11 19 (1.59%) Apache Solr
12 18 (1.50%) CloudStack
13 17 (1.42%) CMS
14 12 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.84%) IIS
15 10 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.67%) Skype for Business
16 8 (0.67%) Traefik
17 3 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.084%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.084%) assyst
3 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 930 (77.69%) Amazon AWS
2 283 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 231 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 123 (10.28%) Amazon EC2
5 105 (8.77%) SaaS
6 97 (8.10%) Amazon S3
7 87 (7.27%) Serverless
8 83 (6.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 64 (5.35%) IaaS
9 64 (5.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 56 (4.68%) AWS Lambda
11 54 (4.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 51 (4.26%) GitHub
13 44 (3.68%) PaaS
14 38 (3.17%) Route 53
15 37 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
16 30 (2.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 26 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
18 25 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
19 24 (2.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 89 (7.44%) DNS
2 84 (7.02%) Firewall
3 59 (4.93%) Internet
4 39 (3.26%) VPN
5 34 (2.84%) HTTP
6 33 (2.76%) TCP/IP
7 31 (2.59%) DHCP
8 29 (2.42%) Kerberos
9 24 (2.01%) IPsec
9 24 (2.01%) LDAP
10 20 (1.67%) BGP
11 17 (1.42%) SSL
12 12 (1.00%) MPLS
12 12 (1.00%) OSPF
12 12 (1.00%) RIP
13 11 (0.92%) Network Security
13 11 (0.92%) OpenVPN
13 11 (0.92%) WAN
14 9 (0.75%) ICMP
14 9 (0.75%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (10.94%) NoSQL
2 128 (10.69%) MongoDB
2 128 (10.69%) MySQL
3 91 (7.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 83 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
5 79 (6.60%) Big Data
6 71 (5.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 61 (5.10%) Amazon RDS
8 53 (4.43%) Redis
9 52 (4.34%) Hadoop
10 49 (4.09%) SQL Server
11 22 (1.84%) InfluxDB
12 21 (1.75%) Neo4j
12 21 (1.75%) Relational Database
13 17 (1.42%) Apache Hive
14 14 (1.17%) Riak
15 12 (1.00%) MariaDB
16 11 (0.92%) Blockchain
17 10 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 591 (49.37%) Jenkins
2 247 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 113 (9.44%) TeamCity
4 100 (8.35%) JIRA
5 90 (7.52%) Vagrant
6 76 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 69 (5.76%) Maven
8 55 (4.59%) Hudson
9 40 (3.34%) Subversion
10 37 (3.09%) GitLab
11 33 (2.76%) Artifactory
12 28 (2.34%) Ant
12 28 (2.34%) Cucumber
13 27 (2.26%) Bitbucket
14 24 (2.01%) Selenium
15 23 (1.92%) Gitweb
16 20 (1.67%) Travis CI
17 18 (1.50%) GoCD
18 16 (1.34%) Gradle
18 16 (1.34%) SonarQube
General
1 165 (13.78%) Finance
2 84 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 61 (5.10%) Marketing
4 57 (4.76%) Banking
5 48 (4.01%) Retail
6 43 (3.59%) Games
7 38 (3.17%) Manufacturing
8 34 (2.84%) Electronics
9 20 (1.67%) Publishing
10 18 (1.50%) Law
11 17 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (1.25%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.84%) Advertising
13 10 (0.84%) Legal
14 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.17%) French Language
16 2 (0.17%) German Language
16 2 (0.17%) Swedish Language
17 1 (0.084%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 649 (54.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 202 (16.88%) AWS Engineer
3 188 (15.71%) AWS DevOps
4 156 (13.03%) Linux Engineer
5 150 (12.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 142 (11.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 134 (11.19%) Senior DevOps
8 129 (10.78%) Cloud Engineer
9 127 (10.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 125 (10.44%) Developer
11 103 (8.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 74 (6.18%) Architect
13 66 (5.51%) Lead DevOps
14 60 (5.01%) Platform Engineer
15 59 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 58 (4.85%) Senior Developer
17 43 (3.59%) Administrator
17 43 (3.59%) Operations Engineer
18 42 (3.51%) Cloud Architect
18 42 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (13.12%) Elastic Stack
2 151 (12.61%) Node.js
3 129 (10.78%) Web Services
4 104 (8.69%) .NET
5 82 (6.85%) Kafka
6 65 (5.43%) REST
7 51 (4.26%) LAMP
8 45 (3.76%) HTML
8 45 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
8 45 (3.76%) React
9 42 (3.51%) Spring
10 38 (3.17%) AngularJS
10 38 (3.17%) CSS
11 37 (3.09%) JSON
11 37 (3.09%) RESTful
12 36 (3.01%) LEMP Stack
13 32 (2.67%) .NET Core
14 31 (2.59%) Aurelia
15 28 (2.34%) Lambda Expressions
16 26 (2.17%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 102 (8.52%) Public Cloud
2 94 (7.85%) Fintech
3 60 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 38 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 36 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (2.17%) Private Cloud
8 25 (2.09%) Clustering
8 25 (2.09%) PKI
9 18 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 17 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.92%) Replication
13 10 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.67%) BYOD
14 8 (0.67%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.67%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 771 (64.41%) Linux
2 198 (16.54%) Windows
3 137 (11.45%) CentOS
4 122 (10.19%) Unix
5 92 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 84 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (4.26%) Windows Server
8 36 (3.01%) Debian
9 27 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (2.01%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.58%) VMS
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.17%) Android
13 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.17%) Fedora
14 1 (0.084%) HPUX
14 1 (0.084%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.084%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 926 (77.36%) DevOps
2 515 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (33.00%) Configuration Management
4 349 (29.16%) Continuous Integration
5 178 (14.87%) Scrum
6 173 (14.45%) Open Source
7 136 (11.36%) Migration
8 126 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 125 (10.44%) Software Engineering
9 125 (10.44%) TDD
10 114 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 95 (7.94%) Kanban
12 90 (7.52%) Microservices
13 80 (6.68%) ITIL
14 77 (6.43%) Auto-Scaling
15 73 (6.10%) Test Automation
16 67 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (5.51%) High Availability
18 63 (5.26%) Mentoring
19 61 (5.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 599 (50.04%) Python
2 336 (28.07%) Ruby
3 331 (27.65%) Bash Shell
4 291 (24.31%) Java
5 200 (16.71%) Go
6 147 (12.28%) SQL
7 145 (12.11%) Perl
8 129 (10.78%) JavaScript
9 115 (9.61%) C#
9 115 (9.61%) PowerShell
10 80 (6.68%) PHP
11 56 (4.68%) Shell Script
12 40 (3.34%) Groovy
13 35 (2.92%) Scala
14 28 (2.34%) ES6
15 17 (1.42%) C++
15 17 (1.42%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.58%) Clojure
16 7 (0.58%) Erlang
16 7 (0.58%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 65 (5.43%) Degree
2 47 (3.93%) AWS Certification
3 45 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 35 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 33 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (1.42%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.58%) MCSD
7 7 (0.58%) MCSE
7 7 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.58%) OCP
7 7 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.42%) RHCE
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.17%) CCIE
10 2 (0.17%) CCNP
10 2 (0.17%) HP ASE
10 2 (0.17%) HP MASE
10 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.084%) CCNA
11 1 (0.084%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.84%) QA
2 24 (2.01%) GCP
3 10 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.75%) HIPAA
4 9 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 724 (60.48%) Docker
2 86 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (4.51%) Active Directory
4 43 (3.59%) LXC
5 42 (3.51%) vSphere
5 42 (3.51%) Xen
6 28 (2.34%) etcd
7 26 (2.17%) Hyper-V
8 20 (1.67%) Varnish
8 20 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (1.67%) XenServer
9 16 (1.34%) flannel
10 11 (0.92%) KVM
11 9 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.75%) iptables
12 8 (0.67%) Ceph
12 8 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (0.58%) HDFS
14 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 791 (66.08%) Ansible
2 699 (58.40%) Puppet
3 514 (42.94%) Opscode Chef
4 388 (32.41%) Kubernetes
5 198 (16.54%) Packer
6 95 (7.94%) Grafana
7 91 (7.60%) Nagios
8 86 (7.18%) Kibana
9 79 (6.60%) Salt
10 72 (6.02%) Mesos
11 57 (4.76%) logstash
12 56 (4.68%) Consul
13 42 (3.51%) Prometheus
13 42 (3.51%) ZABBIX
14 30 (2.51%) rkt
15 28 (2.34%) Tivoli
16 26 (2.17%) Graphite
17 25 (2.09%) Cobbler
18 23 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
18 23 (1.92%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 159 (13.28%) Red Hat
2 128 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 126 (10.53%) Google
3 126 (10.53%) VMware
4 73 (6.10%) Oracle
5 68 (5.68%) New Relic
6 40 (3.34%) ServiceNow
7 35 (2.92%) Splunk
8 34 (2.84%) SaltStack
8 34 (2.84%) SAP
9 25 (2.09%) Cisco
10 23 (1.92%) IBM
11 21 (1.75%) Atlassian
12 18 (1.50%) F5
13 17 (1.42%) EnterpriseDB
14 15 (1.25%) AppDynamics
14 15 (1.25%) Citrix
15 7 (0.58%) Rackspace
16 6 (0.50%) CA
16 6 (0.50%) HP